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.
Dabo Swinney Ripped Clemson’s Kicker, Then Got Destroyed for It Clemson Dabo Swinney Ripped Clemson’s Kicker, Then Got Destroyed for It , Senior Staff Writer 5:34pm, October 14

Quietly, it seems, the reigning College Football Playoff national champion Clemson Tigers are 6-0 to start 2019. It seems inevitable…

How Peter Warrick’s Shoplifting Arrest Changed His FSU Legacy Forever Florida State How Peter Warrick’s Shoplifting Arrest Changed His FSU Legacy Forever , The League, 1:33pm, October 2

He may be seen as one of the best playmakers in Florida State University football history, but Peter Warrick's 1999…

How ‘Honey Fried Chicken’ Became FSU’s Sweetest Recruiting Tool Florida State How ‘Honey Fried Chicken’ Became FSU’s Sweetest Recruiting Tool , Senior Staff Writer 4:04pm, September 25

John Wiggins chowed down on some Popeyes Chicken back in 1991 when he accidentally spilled some honey onto his fried…

How Chris Weinke’s Baseball Failures Created an FSU Legend Florida State How Chris Weinke’s Baseball Failures Created an FSU Legend , The League, 11:58am, September 19

If not for a lack of success in his baseball career, Heisman winner Chris Weinke and the Florida State Seminoles…

FSU Boy’s Viral Lemonade Stand Causes Uproar, Threats on Family Florida State FSU Boy’s Viral Lemonade Stand Causes Uproar, Threats on Family , The League, , 5:59pm, September 17

What started as an inside joke and one of life’s great teaching lessons — a small neighborhood lemonade stand created…

Who Made the First Lambeau Leap? A Florida State Football Hero Florida State Who Made the First Lambeau Leap? A Florida State Football Hero , The League, 3:58pm, September 11

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

FSU Player Swears “Backwards Play” Was Not a Terrible Mistake Florida State FSU Player Swears “Backwards Play” Was Not a Terrible Mistake , 4:43pm, September 10

As we sit here today, just two games into the college football season, it’s safe to say the Florida State…

The Top Tallahassee Food Spots for FSU Game Days Florida State The Top Tallahassee Food Spots for FSU Game Days , The League, 10:46am, September 6

The most important thing on a Saturday in the fall, other than college football of course, is the food you'll…

Another Bad Meltdown Should Scare FSU Fans After Boise State Loss Florida State Another Bad Meltdown Should Scare FSU Fans After Boise State Loss , The League, 11:37am, September 4

The Florida State Seminoles began their college football season with the offensive explosion everyone would have hoped, but it unfortunately regressed…

Hurricane Dorian Forces FSU’s Opener Back to Tallahassee Florida State Hurricane Dorian Forces FSU’s Opener Back to Tallahassee , 2:15pm, August 29

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The season opener between Boise State and Florida State will be played in Tallahassee because of…

Former FSU Football Star Gets Federal Prison Sentence Florida State Former FSU Football Star Gets Federal Prison Sentence , 4:31pm, August 22

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A former star linebacker on Florida State's 1993 national championship football team has been sentenced to…

What Made Legendary WR Fred Biletnikoff So Damn Good at Football? Florida State What Made Legendary WR Fred Biletnikoff So Damn Good at Football? , The League, 12:53pm, August 16

One of the best ways to be recognized for being great at your position is to have an award named…

Jarren Williams, Not Tate Martell, is Exactly What Miami Needs at QB Miami Jarren Williams, Not Tate Martell, is Exactly What Miami Needs at QB , The League, 5:31pm, August 14

The first big decision of Miami Hurricanes head coach Manny Diaz's tenure has been made. Jarren Williams earned the starting…

America’s No. 1 RB is Cam Akers, And He’s Going to Prove It Once Again Florida State America’s No. 1 RB is Cam Akers, And He’s Going to Prove It Once Again , The League, 5:34pm, August 8

In 2017, Cam Akers was the No. 3 high school recruit in America by 247Sports and played like that as…

Clemson’s Confetti Shower Broke NCAA Rules, Apparently Clemson Clemson’s Confetti Shower Broke NCAA Rules, Apparently , 11:38am, August 8

The Clemson Tigers know all about confetti these days. The current kings of college football have some massive championship rings…

Shedeur Sanders, Son of Deion Sanders, Impressed by FSU’s New Offense Florida State Shedeur Sanders, Son of Deion Sanders, Impressed by FSU’s New Offense , Senior Staff Writer 12:55pm, July 31

No football player will ever wear No. 2 as a member of the Florida State Seminoles again. Of course, that's…

Nobody Compares to Burt Reynolds’ Legacy at Florida State University Florida State Nobody Compares to Burt Reynolds’ Legacy at Florida State University , The League, 6:07pm, July 30

He may be known more for his career as a box office-busting movie star, but Burt Reynolds will always be…

Get Ready for College Football’s Opening Game by Watching This Hype Video Florida Get Ready for College Football’s Opening Game by Watching This Hype Video , Senior Staff Writer 3:23pm, July 29

Between 1944 and 1987, one of the biggest and most heated rivalries in college football pitted the Miami Hurricanes and…

Dabo Swinney Ripped Clemson’s Kicker, Then Got Destroyed for It Clemson Dabo Swinney Ripped Clemson’s Kicker, Then Got Destroyed for It , Senior Staff Writer 5:34pm, October 14

Quietly, it seems, the reigning College Football Playoff national champion Clemson Tigers are 6-0 to start 2019. It seems inevitable…

FSU Player Swears “Backwards Play” Was Not a Terrible Mistake Florida State FSU Player Swears “Backwards Play” Was Not a Terrible Mistake , 4:43pm, September 10

As we sit here today, just two games into the college football season, it’s safe to say the Florida State…

How Peter Warrick’s Shoplifting Arrest Changed His FSU Legacy Forever Florida State How Peter Warrick’s Shoplifting Arrest Changed His FSU Legacy Forever , The League, 1:33pm, October 2

He may be seen as one of the best playmakers in Florida State University football history, but Peter Warrick's 1999…

How Chris Weinke’s Baseball Failures Created an FSU Legend Florida State How Chris Weinke’s Baseball Failures Created an FSU Legend , The League, 11:58am, September 19

If not for a lack of success in his baseball career, Heisman winner Chris Weinke and the Florida State Seminoles…

FSU Boy’s Viral Lemonade Stand Causes Uproar, Threats on Family Florida State FSU Boy’s Viral Lemonade Stand Causes Uproar, Threats on Family , The League, , 5:59pm, September 17

What started as an inside joke and one of life’s great teaching lessons — a small neighborhood lemonade stand created…

How ‘Honey Fried Chicken’ Became FSU’s Sweetest Recruiting Tool Florida State How ‘Honey Fried Chicken’ Became FSU’s Sweetest Recruiting Tool , Senior Staff Writer 4:04pm, September 25

John Wiggins chowed down on some Popeyes Chicken back in 1991 when he accidentally spilled some honey onto his fried…

Who Made the First Lambeau Leap? A Florida State Football Hero Florida State Who Made the First Lambeau Leap? A Florida State Football Hero , The League, 3:58pm, September 11

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

The Top Tallahassee Food Spots for FSU Game Days Florida State The Top Tallahassee Food Spots for FSU Game Days , The League, 10:46am, September 6

The most important thing on a Saturday in the fall, other than college football of course, is the food you'll…

Former FSU Football Star Gets Federal Prison Sentence Florida State Former FSU Football Star Gets Federal Prison Sentence , 4:31pm, August 22

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A former star linebacker on Florida State's 1993 national championship football team has been sentenced to…

Another Bad Meltdown Should Scare FSU Fans After Boise State Loss Florida State Another Bad Meltdown Should Scare FSU Fans After Boise State Loss , The League, 11:37am, September 4

The Florida State Seminoles began their college football season with the offensive explosion everyone would have hoped, but it unfortunately regressed…

Hurricane Dorian Forces FSU’s Opener Back to Tallahassee Florida State Hurricane Dorian Forces FSU’s Opener Back to Tallahassee , 2:15pm, August 29

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The season opener between Boise State and Florida State will be played in Tallahassee because of…