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.
Louisville is Talking Trash, But Don’t Expect Alabama to Listen ACC Louisville is Talking Trash, But Don’t Expect Alabama to Listen , 3:05pm, August 30

The top-ranked Alabama Crimson Tide kick off their regular season in primetime at Camping World Stadium in Orlando, Florida on…

Florida State Throws It Back to the Glory Days for Season Opener ACC Florida State Throws It Back to the Glory Days for Season Opener , 1:21pm, August 30

Before Bobby Bowden started making predictions on the future of new coaches and ESPN decided to do a broadcast from…

Meet the Starting Quarterback of Every Top 25 Team ACC Meet the Starting Quarterback of Every Top 25 Team , 6:34pm, August 29

College football's opening weekend is finally upon us. There are playoff-shifting games on our doorstep, electric entrances to look forward…

The 15 Most Electric Entrances in College Football ACC The 15 Most Electric Entrances in College Football , 5:07pm, August 28

Nothing beats the pageantry, the fans and the overall atmosphere of a college football game. From filling 100,000-plus seat stadiums…

ESPN’s Labor Day MegaCast Will Take Us 1,000 Feet Above the Field ACC ESPN’s Labor Day MegaCast Will Take Us 1,000 Feet Above the Field , 5:32pm, August 27

ESPN might have a rather annoying new college football anthem, but the network doesn’t mess around when it comes to…

Where Does Your Team Rank in the Preseason AP Top 25? ACC Where Does Your Team Rank in the Preseason AP Top 25? , 3:42pm, August 20

If the Amway Coaches Poll sets the table for preseason college football rankings, and the College Football Playoff committee's rankings…

Here’s Why Deshaun Watson is About to Take Over the NFL Clemson Here’s Why Deshaun Watson is About to Take Over the NFL , 1:11pm, August 20

It shouldn't take commentary from All-Pro cornerback Jalen Ramsey to realize that Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson can flat out ball. Through six…

Why This Analyst Isn’t Sold on the SEC Being College Football’s Best League ACC Why This Analyst Isn’t Sold on the SEC Being College Football’s Best League , 3:08pm, August 17

SEC guru Paul Finebaum better be sitting down because another college football analyst has dubbed a different league as the…

Where’s the Real Death Valley? LSU and Clemson Schedule Series to Find Out ACC Where’s the Real Death Valley? LSU and Clemson Schedule Series to Find Out , 2:43pm, August 15

LSU's Tiger Stadium ranks at the top of the heap compared to other SEC stadiums. Clemson's Memorial Stadium features one of the…

After 3 Decades, LSU and Florida State Will Finally Play Again ACC After 3 Decades, LSU and Florida State Will Finally Play Again , 12:47pm, August 9

The year was 1991. Operation Desert Storm began after Iraq invaded Kuwait. Buffalo Bills kicker Scott Norwood's missed field goal…

Is it Time for Alabama-Clemson Part IV in 2019? Alabama Is it Time for Alabama-Clemson Part IV in 2019? , 4:26pm, August 7

The first showdown was an instant classic. The second one was pretty epic, too. The third installment didn’t quite have…

Alabama Tops Preseason Coaches Poll for Third-Straight Year ACC Alabama Tops Preseason Coaches Poll for Third-Straight Year , 3:26pm, August 2

There are only a few sure things in life: death, taxes and Alabama football. For the third year in a…

Legendary Miami Hurricanes Running Back Dies at 33 ACC Legendary Miami Hurricanes Running Back Dies at 33 , 12:58pm, July 27

Tyrone Moss, who played for the Miami Hurricanes from 2003-06, died Thursday night, according to his former high school coach Steve…

Does Clemson Have a Legitimate Quarterback Controversy? ACC Does Clemson Have a Legitimate Quarterback Controversy? , 5:11pm, July 20

Senior Kelly Bryant led Clemson to the College Football Playoff last season. Freshman Trevor Lawrence was dominant in the Tigers’…

Possible Suspensions, Odd Rant Loom Over UNC Football ACC Possible Suspensions, Odd Rant Loom Over UNC Football , 2:19pm, July 20

If Coach Larry Fedora’s weird rant about CTE and the game of football being under attack at ACC Media Days…

Mark Richt Loves One Thing More Than Miami Football ACC Mark Richt Loves One Thing More Than Miami Football , 6:53pm, July 18

Media days signal the official start of the college football season. It sets the table for all kinds of storylines,…

UNC’s Larry Fedora Can’t Be Serious With This Rant, Right? ACC UNC’s Larry Fedora Can’t Be Serious With This Rant, Right? , 6:18pm, July 18

With a platform designed to promote the program and upcoming college football season, North Carolina head coach Larry Fedora went…

This Division I Defensive Lineman Squats A Ton (Literally) ACC This Division I Defensive Lineman Squats A Ton (Literally) , 10:44am, July 13

Summer college football is good for two things: season previews and max-out weightlifting videos. After pounding weights all spring, college…