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.
Hilarious Prank Scares Football Players Out of Their Shoes College Football Hilarious Prank Scares Football Players Out of Their Shoes , Editor 5:25pm, April 7

Man, is there really anything better than perfectly executing a classic Halloween prank? I remember one year when my dad…

Choke at Doak: 25 Years Later, FSU’s Comeback Lives On Florida State Choke at Doak: 25 Years Later, FSU’s Comeback Lives On , Editor 3:00pm, April 6

Heading into the final game of the 1994 college football regular season, the Florida State Seminoles and Florida Gators were…

Jameis Winston Marries Longtime Girlfriend in Private Home Ceremony Florida State Jameis Winston Marries Longtime Girlfriend in Private Home Ceremony , Senior Writer 11:53am, April 6

It has been quite the offseason for NFL quarterback Jameis Winston. He first got LASIK eye surgery to repair his…

Richard Simmons Attended FSU Before He Was “Sweatin’ to the Oldies” Florida State Richard Simmons Attended FSU Before He Was “Sweatin’ to the Oldies” , The League 3:25pm, April 3

Florida State University is known for the iconic athletes the school's produced, but Tallahassee was home to tons of notable…

Jimbo Fisher’s Wild and Costly Divorce Story Florida State Jimbo Fisher’s Wild and Costly Divorce Story , The League 6:24pm, April 2

Jimbo Fisher first earned a name for himself at Florida State University, where  he won the BCS National Championship in…

Bob Marley’s Son Played Linebacker Next to Ray Lewis College Football Bob Marley’s Son Played Linebacker Next to Ray Lewis , Senior Writer 4:08pm, April 2

When you think of the University of Miami Hurricanes, so many things come to mind. From the dominant 2001 team…

Mike Norvell’s Family Sacrificed It All for Chance at Florida State Florida State Mike Norvell’s Family Sacrificed It All for Chance at Florida State , Editor 2:04pm, April 2

It was Florida State head coach Mike Norvell who summed up his love for football perfectly: "It's really not what I…

Dabo Swinney Met His Wife in Elementary School Clemson Dabo Swinney Met His Wife in Elementary School , Senior Writer 11:08am, April 2

When it comes to college football, the Clemson Tigers are the cream of the crop. Head coach Dabo Swinney consistently…

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Everyone knows former Hurricanes head coach Mark Richt loves Miami’s Turnover Chain, and there are plenty of schools across the…

Remember When Lamar Jackson Fought Kentucky on Rivalry Week? ACC Remember When Lamar Jackson Fought Kentucky on Rivalry Week? , 3:00pm, April 1

Despite Louisville's struggles in 2017, Lamar Jackson was still playing elite football. So during rivalry week, against Kentucky, the defending…

How FSU and The Seminole Tribe Created Football’s Greatest Symbol Florida State How FSU and The Seminole Tribe Created Football’s Greatest Symbol , The League 3:30pm, March 26

In recent years, the names of sports teams' mascots have come into question, but there is one that has a…

FSU Transfer Running Back Granted Immediate Eligibility Florida State FSU Transfer Running Back Granted Immediate Eligibility , Senior Writer 12:01pm, March 25

Not long ago, running back Jashaun Corbin looked like the next college football star. He was just getting warmed up…

Why Deion Sanders Chose Florida State Almost 35 Years Ago Florida State Why Deion Sanders Chose Florida State Almost 35 Years Ago , 1:25pm, March 24

Deion Sanders, now considered by many to be one of the greatest cornerbacks and return specialists of all time, had…

Florida State Football’s Highest-Ranked Recruits Since 2000 Florida State Florida State Football’s Highest-Ranked Recruits Since 2000 , The League 12:45pm, March 24

Willie Taggart and the Florida State Seminoles have put together a solid class during the 2019 recruiting cycle so far, but…

The ‘Gator Flop’: The Bizarre Play That Ignited a Rivalry ACC The ‘Gator Flop’: The Bizarre Play That Ignited a Rivalry , The League 1:48pm, March 20

There have been some really, really odd plays throughout the history of college football. Ohio's 300-pound lineman "cartwheel" trick play…

FSU, Alabama Schedule Games for ACC vs. SEC Showdown Alabama FSU, Alabama Schedule Games for ACC vs. SEC Showdown , Editor 11:30am, March 18

One team is rebuilding, the other comfortably looks down on the college football world from atop the mountain. It doesn't…

Jameis Winston’s Greatest Turnover Was Becoming a Florida Gators Fan Florida Jameis Winston’s Greatest Turnover Was Becoming a Florida Gators Fan , The League 2:30pm, March 17

Jameis Winston's eyesight may not be the best in the world, but he can clearly see which college football team…

Celebrating the Longest Bowl Streak in College Football History Florida State Celebrating the Longest Bowl Streak in College Football History , The League 12:00pm, March 13

After 36-consecutive seasons ending with a bowl game, the Florida State Seminoles finished their 2018 season with a 5-7 record…

Jameis Winston Marries Longtime Girlfriend in Private Home Ceremony Florida State Jameis Winston Marries Longtime Girlfriend in Private Home Ceremony , Senior Writer 11:53am, April 6

It has been quite the offseason for NFL quarterback Jameis Winston. He first got LASIK eye surgery to repair his…

Jimbo Fisher’s Wild and Costly Divorce Story Florida State Jimbo Fisher’s Wild and Costly Divorce Story , The League 6:24pm, April 2

Jimbo Fisher first earned a name for himself at Florida State University, where  he won the BCS National Championship in…

Hilarious Prank Scares Football Players Out of Their Shoes College Football Hilarious Prank Scares Football Players Out of Their Shoes , Editor 5:25pm, April 7

Man, is there really anything better than perfectly executing a classic Halloween prank? I remember one year when my dad…

Choke at Doak: 25 Years Later, FSU’s Comeback Lives On Florida State Choke at Doak: 25 Years Later, FSU’s Comeback Lives On , Editor 3:00pm, April 6

Heading into the final game of the 1994 college football regular season, the Florida State Seminoles and Florida Gators were…

Dabo Swinney Met His Wife in Elementary School Clemson Dabo Swinney Met His Wife in Elementary School , Senior Writer 11:08am, April 2

When it comes to college football, the Clemson Tigers are the cream of the crop. Head coach Dabo Swinney consistently…

Mike Norvell’s Family Sacrificed It All for Chance at Florida State Florida State Mike Norvell’s Family Sacrificed It All for Chance at Florida State , Editor 2:04pm, April 2

It was Florida State head coach Mike Norvell who summed up his love for football perfectly: "It's really not what I…

Bob Marley’s Son Played Linebacker Next to Ray Lewis College Football Bob Marley’s Son Played Linebacker Next to Ray Lewis , Senior Writer 4:08pm, April 2

When you think of the University of Miami Hurricanes, so many things come to mind. From the dominant 2001 team…

How FSU and The Seminole Tribe Created Football’s Greatest Symbol Florida State How FSU and The Seminole Tribe Created Football’s Greatest Symbol , The League 3:30pm, March 26

In recent years, the names of sports teams' mascots have come into question, but there is one that has a…

Richard Simmons Attended FSU Before He Was “Sweatin’ to the Oldies” Florida State Richard Simmons Attended FSU Before He Was “Sweatin’ to the Oldies” , The League 3:25pm, April 3

Florida State University is known for the iconic athletes the school's produced, but Tallahassee was home to tons of notable…

Cam Akers Blew Everyone Away at the NFL Scouting Combine Florida State Cam Akers Blew Everyone Away at the NFL Scouting Combine , Editor 11:48am, March 2

The NFL Scouting Combine proves a few things. First, we're reminded that watching NFL Draft prospects run around in head-to-toe…

Miami’s Turnover Chain Costs More Than a Brand New Car College Football Miami’s Turnover Chain Costs More Than a Brand New Car , Senior Writer 5:55pm, April 1

Everyone knows former Hurricanes head coach Mark Richt loves Miami’s Turnover Chain, and there are plenty of schools across the…

Remember When Lamar Jackson Fought Kentucky on Rivalry Week? ACC Remember When Lamar Jackson Fought Kentucky on Rivalry Week? , 3:00pm, April 1

Despite Louisville's struggles in 2017, Lamar Jackson was still playing elite football. So during rivalry week, against Kentucky, the defending…

FSU, Alabama Schedule Games for ACC vs. SEC Showdown Alabama FSU, Alabama Schedule Games for ACC vs. SEC Showdown , Editor 11:30am, March 18

One team is rebuilding, the other comfortably looks down on the college football world from atop the mountain. It doesn't…

The ‘Gator Flop’: The Bizarre Play That Ignited a Rivalry ACC The ‘Gator Flop’: The Bizarre Play That Ignited a Rivalry , The League 1:48pm, March 20

There have been some really, really odd plays throughout the history of college football. Ohio's 300-pound lineman "cartwheel" trick play…

What Happened to Red Lightning, Football’s Greatest Ball Boy? Florida State What Happened to Red Lightning, Football’s Greatest Ball Boy? , Editor 2:41pm, March 3

NFL teams and players stay hydrated thanks to well-paid waterboys. Sideline reporters risk it all to get closer to action…

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It's no secret that college football fans pretty much go crazy when their school's fight songs come on. Well, the…

Why Deion Sanders Chose Florida State Almost 35 Years Ago Florida State Why Deion Sanders Chose Florida State Almost 35 Years Ago , 1:25pm, March 24

Deion Sanders, now considered by many to be one of the greatest cornerbacks and return specialists of all time, had…

FSU Transfer Running Back Granted Immediate Eligibility Florida State FSU Transfer Running Back Granted Immediate Eligibility , Senior Writer 12:01pm, March 25

Not long ago, running back Jashaun Corbin looked like the next college football star. He was just getting warmed up…