ACC

The Atlantic Coast Conference featured seven schools – Duke University, University of Maryland, Clemson University, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, North Carolina State University, University of South Carolina and Wake Forest University – formerly of the Southern Conference when it was founded in 1953. University of South Carolina and University of Maryland eventually left ACC to join other conferences. Today, the ACC has 15 members split into Atlantic and Coastal divisions. ACC members including Boston College, Florida State University, University of Louisville, University of Notre Dame, Syracuse University, Georgia Institute of Technology, University of Miami, University of Pittsburgh, University of Virginia and Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, alongside the remaining five founding members. The conference is headquartered in Greensboro, North Carolina. John Swofford serves as the current commissioner. The 15 members of the athletic conference compete in the Division 1 of the Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS) of the NCAA, which features the most competitive teams in college football. Other popular conferences include Big Ten, Big 12, Pac 12, SEC and more. Stay up to date on commitment announcements, injuries, coaching changes, rankings, team schedules, and other ACC college football news and highlights here.
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DeAndre Hopkins has ranked among the upper echelon of NFL wide receivers since breaking out with the Houston Texans as…

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Nearly 14 ago, Washington Commanders, then-Redskins, free safety Sean Taylor left this world too soon. When an act of violence…

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Ever since Dabo Swinney arrived in South Carolina to take over Clemson football, the landscape changed. The Tigers have become…

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It’s been a long and winding road through college football, but defensive end Jermaine Johnson II has put himself in…

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Linebacker Derrick Brooks is a perfect example of someone who played the game the "right way." He spent his entire…

The 7 Best Seminole Wide Receivers in Florida State History, Ranked Florida State The 7 Best Seminole Wide Receivers in Florida State History, Ranked , The League 9:00am, April 18

The Florida State Seminoles have a plethora of terrific and talented players in their history. Thinking about some of the great…

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If you asked the average college football fan who Kenny Pickett was going into the 2021 season, most wouldn't have…

Buster Posey’s College Baseball Career at FSU Was the Stuff of Legends College Baseball Buster Posey’s College Baseball Career at FSU Was the Stuff of Legends , The League 12:30pm, April 11

Some baseball players are just built differently. Legendary catcher Buster Posey, who was a part of three World Series championships…

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Some people weren't huge fans of the hire, but coach Hubert Davis has shown the world that the North Carolina…

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It's that time of year. The time where wins become losses and losses become wins (shout out to Scott Hanson).…

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Before Katherine Webb made college football broadcaster Brent Musburger and the rest of America drool on live TV, there was…

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Deion Sanders wears many hats. Some know him as the Hall of Fame NFL cornerback who won two Super Bowls…

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Aaron Donald is a legitimate NFL superstar. The defensive tackle is the anchor of the Los Angeles Rams' defense, and…

The First Lambeau Leap Was Done by an Unlikely Player Florida State The First Lambeau Leap Was Done by an Unlikely Player , The League 6:01pm, January 12

If any athlete is lucky, there will be one play that defines their career and has them remembered by at…

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In recent years, the names of sports teams' mascots have come under fire, particularly professional sports teams such as the…

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Dalvin Cook has established himself as one of the best running backs in the entire NFL. The Minnesota Vikings star…

The 7 Best Seminole Wide Receivers in Florida State History, Ranked Florida State The 7 Best Seminole Wide Receivers in Florida State History, Ranked , The League 9:00am, April 18

The Florida State Seminoles have a plethora of terrific and talented players in their history. Thinking about some of the great…