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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If you know anything about the Florida State Seminoles football team, you know the only place to be for home…

Why Do Clemson Fans Rush the Field After Every Home Win? ACC Why Do Clemson Fans Rush the Field After Every Home Win? , The League 1:30pm, October 9

College football fans rush the field. It's just a part of the game's traditions. Typically, it's after a big win…

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It's hard to believe college football is all about money. Somewhere along the line, the sanctity of the sport was…

The 7 Best Wide Receivers in Florida State History, Ranked Florida State The 7 Best Wide Receivers in Florida State History, Ranked , The League 2:33pm, October 1

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

The “Belly Flop” Trick Play Created a Convoy of Linemen ACC The “Belly Flop” Trick Play Created a Convoy of Linemen , Staff Writer 2:03pm, September 29

The list of ridiculous, insane and bizarre trick plays that exist in college football are endless. The "Little Giants" fake…

The 11 Best Tallahassee Food Spots for FSU Game Days Florida State The 11 Best Tallahassee Food Spots for FSU Game Days , 1:28pm, September 23

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The Clemson Tigers' football season has ended with national championship game appearances in four of the last six years, which…

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Even only two games into the 2019 college football season, it was safe to say the Florida State Seminoles weren't…

Syracuse’s “Burning of the Shoes” Tradition Was College Football’s Weirdest Detox ACC Syracuse’s “Burning of the Shoes” Tradition Was College Football’s Weirdest Detox , Staff Writer 1:35pm, September 17

College football fans will do anything to forget a bad season. It never hurts to crack open a beer or…

FSU’s “Puntrooskie”: Relive Bobby Bowden’s Gutsy Trick Play 33 Years Later Florida State FSU’s “Puntrooskie”: Relive Bobby Bowden’s Gutsy Trick Play 33 Years Later , The League 1:17pm, September 16

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

Lineman Stiff Arms His Own Teammate to Set a Block on TD ACC Lineman Stiff Arms His Own Teammate to Set a Block on TD , Staff Writer 11:57am, September 14

It's a magical moment whenever a lineman gets a chance to carry the ball. It's like watching a puppy receive…

Dabo Swinney Married His Elementary School Sweetheart Clemson Dabo Swinney Married His Elementary School Sweetheart , Original Author 3:50pm, September 4

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

How Much Does Miami’s Turnover Chain Cost? College Football How Much Does Miami’s Turnover Chain Cost? , Original Author 3:24pm, September 4

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

Jimbo Fisher’s Costly Divorce Didn’t Stop Him From Finding Love Again Florida State Jimbo Fisher’s Costly Divorce Didn’t Stop Him From Finding Love Again , Staff Writer 11:58am, September 1

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

Meet Dennis Briggs: FSU’s 278-Pound Breakout DT Who Switched Positions Florida State Meet Dennis Briggs: FSU’s 278-Pound Breakout DT Who Switched Positions , Staff Writer 3:32pm, August 31

Dennis Briggs Jr. is making an inward move this year. The Kissimmee, Florida, product changed from defensive end to defensive…

Trevor Lawrence & His Wife Are the NFL’s Next “It Couple” ACC Trevor Lawrence & His Wife Are the NFL’s Next “It Couple” , Staff Writer 5:35pm, August 30

New Jacksonville Jaguars and former Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence didn't waste much time becoming a household name. The long-haired, 6-foot-6…

Florida State’s New WR Transfer Gives McKenzie Milton Another Explosive Weapon College Football Florida State’s New WR Transfer Gives McKenzie Milton Another Explosive Weapon , The League 11:51am, August 23

To put it nicely, the Kansas Jayhawks are...not known for their college football program. They haven't reached a bowl game…

Why The 2001 Miami Hurricanes Are The Greatest NCAA Team Ever College Football Why The 2001 Miami Hurricanes Are The Greatest NCAA Team Ever , 3:58pm, August 19

It's important to recognize which team is the best in college football every season. It is also important to know…

Why The 2001 Miami Hurricanes Are The Greatest NCAA Team Ever College Football Why The 2001 Miami Hurricanes Are The Greatest NCAA Team Ever , 3:58pm, August 19

It's important to recognize which team is the best in college football every season. It is also important to know…

Jimbo Fisher’s Costly Divorce Didn’t Stop Him From Finding Love Again Florida State Jimbo Fisher’s Costly Divorce Didn’t Stop Him From Finding Love Again , Staff Writer 11:58am, September 1

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

FSU’s “Puntrooskie”: Relive Bobby Bowden’s Gutsy Trick Play 33 Years Later Florida State FSU’s “Puntrooskie”: Relive Bobby Bowden’s Gutsy Trick Play 33 Years Later , The League 1:17pm, September 16

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

Dabo Swinney Married His Elementary School Sweetheart Clemson Dabo Swinney Married His Elementary School Sweetheart , Original Author 3:50pm, September 4

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

How Much Does Miami’s Turnover Chain Cost? College Football How Much Does Miami’s Turnover Chain Cost? , Original Author 3:24pm, September 4

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

Trevor Lawrence & His Wife Are the NFL’s Next “It Couple” ACC Trevor Lawrence & His Wife Are the NFL’s Next “It Couple” , Staff Writer 5:35pm, August 30

New Jacksonville Jaguars and former Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence didn't waste much time becoming a household name. The long-haired, 6-foot-6…

The 7 Best Wide Receivers in Florida State History, Ranked Florida State The 7 Best Wide Receivers in Florida State History, Ranked , The League 2:33pm, October 1

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

The “Backwards Play” Looked Ridiculous, But Somehow Worked Florida State The “Backwards Play” Looked Ridiculous, But Somehow Worked , Original Author 11:52am, September 18

Even only two games into the 2019 college football season, it was safe to say the Florida State Seminoles weren't…

Dabo Swinney’s Real Name Was a Mystery Until 3rd Grade Clemson Dabo Swinney’s Real Name Was a Mystery Until 3rd Grade , The League 5:45pm, September 22

The Clemson Tigers' football season has ended with national championship game appearances in four of the last six years, which…

Why Deion Sanders Chose Florida State More Than 35 Years Ago Florida State Why Deion Sanders Chose Florida State More Than 35 Years Ago , 11:18am, August 18

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

Who Was Doak Campbell? Explaining FSU’s Controversial Stadium Namesake Florida State Who Was Doak Campbell? Explaining FSU’s Controversial Stadium Namesake , Staff Writer 12:09pm, October 12

If you know anything about the Florida State Seminoles football team, you know the only place to be for home…

The 11 Best Tallahassee Food Spots for FSU Game Days Florida State The 11 Best Tallahassee Food Spots for FSU Game Days , 1:28pm, September 23

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