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.
Florida State again taking a hit as another player has reportedly left the program Florida State Florida State again taking a hit as another player has reportedly left the program , Senior Content Editor 11:39am, February 25

Florida State is definitely presenting some challenges early on for new head coach Willie Taggart. In addition to filling out…

A&M booster reveals why he believes Jimbo Fisher made jump from FSU Florida State A&M booster reveals why he believes Jimbo Fisher made jump from FSU , Content Editor 10:43am, February 24

David Coolidge, a prominent Houston-based Texas A&M football booster believes that "resource issues in the ACC versus the SEC" led…

Five-star DB Chris Steele has made a major decision on his recruitment ACC Five-star DB Chris Steele has made a major decision on his recruitment , Content Editor 6:09pm, February 23

Five-star defensive back Chris Steele told 247Sports that he will announce his college commitment on Sept. 27. "Now that I…

Rebuilding Pac-12 reportedly power steals away staffer from ACC team ACC Rebuilding Pac-12 reportedly power steals away staffer from ACC team , Associate Content Editor 5:25pm, February 23

Oregon is trying to rebuild its brand and its team under new head coach Mario Cristobal. That starts with recruiting…

Colossal 6’7″, 390-pound OG Evan Neal says which schools he likes in his recruitment ACC Colossal 6’7″, 390-pound OG Evan Neal says which schools he likes in his recruitment , Associate Content Editor 3:11pm, February 23

Four-star offensive guard Evan Neal is possibly the biggest recruit in the state of Florida, if not the country. The…

6-foot 7, 325-pound OL Xavier Truss reveals one of his top-5 college choices Clemson 6-foot 7, 325-pound OL Xavier Truss reveals one of his top-5 college choices , Content Editor 12:23pm, February 23

Four-star offensive lineman Xavier Truss (6-foot-7, 325 pounds) told 247Sports that Clemson has emerged as one of his top-5 college…

Jameis Winston facing a fine after latest off the field incident Florida State Jameis Winston facing a fine after latest off the field incident , Content Editor 10:33am, February 23

Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winton is reportedly facing a $153 fine following a car accident on the Veterans Expressway…

Duke gets more brutal news on the status of star Marvin Bagley III ACC Duke gets more brutal news on the status of star Marvin Bagley III , Content Editor 5:59pm, February 21

Duke freshman forward Marvin Bagley III will miss his fourth consecutive game when the Blue Devils host Louisville at Cameron…

Former ESPN analyst Danny Kanell makes an ambitious statement on Lamar Jackson ACC Former ESPN analyst Danny Kanell makes an ambitious statement on Lamar Jackson , Content Editor 6:04pm, February 20

Danny Kanell believes former Heisman Trophy winner Lamar Jackson is capable of playing quarterback at the professional level. In fact,…

Four-star WR Jeremiah Payton officially makes his commitment ACC Four-star WR Jeremiah Payton officially makes his commitment , Associate Content Editor 5:39pm, February 20

Four-star receiver Jeremiah Payton is staying in-state with his commitment. The Neptune Beach native will head down south to Miami…

Four-star and 310-pound OT Harry Miller names his top five schools Clemson Four-star and 310-pound OT Harry Miller names his top five schools , Associate Content Editor 5:49pm, February 19

Four-star offensive tackle Harry Miller is one of the bigger linemen in the class of 2019 standing at 6-foot-4 and…

Nation’s No. 1 CB Akeem Dent gives update on when he plans to commit Florida State Nation’s No. 1 CB Akeem Dent gives update on when he plans to commit , Content Editor 2:12pm, February 19

Akeen Dent, a Florida State pledge and the nation's No. 1 cornerback recruit, plans on officially committing early in his…

ESPN analyst explains why Alabama isn’t the top team in FPI rankings despite its latest title Alabama ESPN analyst explains why Alabama isn’t the top team in FPI rankings despite its latest title , Associate Content Editor 1:21pm, February 19

ESPN analyst Brad Edwards was on SportsCenter Monday morning and was asked about the reasoning behind Clemson being ranked ahead…

Four-star DE Lloyd Summerall names the main schools recruiting him Alabama Four-star DE Lloyd Summerall names the main schools recruiting him , Content Editor 8:09pm, February 17

Four-star defensive end Lloyd Summerall named the five main schools recruiting him during his visit to Tallahassee for Florida State's…

Four-star WR John Dunmore picks up offer from his ‘dream school’ after Florida decommit Florida State Four-star WR John Dunmore picks up offer from his ‘dream school’ after Florida decommit , Associate Content Editor 7:54pm, February 17

Four-star receiver John Dunmore recently decommit from Florida and he's already picked up an offer he's calling his "dream offer" from…

Four-star OG Dontae Lucas has national powerhouse “on top” of list of colleges Florida State Four-star OG Dontae Lucas has national powerhouse “on top” of list of colleges , Content Editor 7:28pm, February 17

Four-star offensive guard Dontae Lucas apparently enjoyed his visit to Florida State this weekend, revealing to 247Sports that the Seminoles…

Four-star CB Jaden Davis adds another program to top schools list Clemson Four-star CB Jaden Davis adds another program to top schools list , Associate Content Editor 5:32pm, February 17

Four-star cornerback Jaden Davis recently released a list of schools that were on top for him. Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Miami, Ohio…

Duke gets brutal news on the Marvin Bagley front ahead of top-15 matchup Clemson Duke gets brutal news on the Marvin Bagley front ahead of top-15 matchup , Associate Content Editor 4:49pm, February 17

Duke's Marvin Bagley has missed the last two games due to a mild knee sprain and it looks like the…

All-American WR Joshua Moore announces top-5 college choices Big 12 All-American WR Joshua Moore announces top-5 college choices , Content Editor 5:06pm, January 20

Four-star Under Armour All-American wide receiver Joshua Moore announced his top-5 college choices via Twitter on Friday. Moore will decide…

Four-star safety CJ Avery drops his Top Five list of schools Clemson Four-star safety CJ Avery drops his Top Five list of schools 1:53pm, July 29

A four-star safety is getting closer to making a decision. On Friday afternoon, four-star safety CJ Avery (6-foot-1, 196 pounds,…

Four-star OT Xavier Truss names his visits he has set up right now ACC Four-star OT Xavier Truss names his visits he has set up right now , Content Editor 5:52pm, February 9

Four-star offensive tackle Xavier Truss has a busy schedule with numerous official visits planned to several potential college choices. Truss,…

Four-star CB Jaden Davis names top schools as his recruitment really begins ACC Four-star CB Jaden Davis names top schools as his recruitment really begins , Associate Content Editor 10:36am, February 9

Four-star cornerback Jaden Davis just saw National Signing Day come and go and now he has a year to wait…

Four-star and 310-pound OT Harry Miller names his top five schools Clemson Four-star and 310-pound OT Harry Miller names his top five schools , Associate Content Editor 5:49pm, February 19

Four-star offensive tackle Harry Miller is one of the bigger linemen in the class of 2019 standing at 6-foot-4 and…

Rebuilding Pac-12 reportedly power steals away staffer from ACC team ACC Rebuilding Pac-12 reportedly power steals away staffer from ACC team , Associate Content Editor 5:25pm, February 23

Oregon is trying to rebuild its brand and its team under new head coach Mario Cristobal. That starts with recruiting…

No. 1, No. 2 CBs in the country confirm commitment plans ACC No. 1, No. 2 CBs in the country confirm commitment plans , Content Editor 1:31pm, February 1

Five-star American Heritage cornerbacks Patrick Surtain Jr. and Tyson Campbell plan to announce their respective commitments together during ESPN's live…

A&M booster reveals why he believes Jimbo Fisher made jump from FSU Florida State A&M booster reveals why he believes Jimbo Fisher made jump from FSU , Content Editor 10:43am, February 24

David Coolidge, a prominent Houston-based Texas A&M football booster believes that "resource issues in the ACC versus the SEC" led…

Former 5-star QB has already been benched at his new school after transferring ACC Former 5-star QB has already been benched at his new school after transferring , FanBuzz Writer 12:40pm, September 16

Max Browne was a big-time recruit of the highest order when he arrived at USC as a member of the…

Trial date set for Florida State RB Dalvin Cook College Football Trial date set for Florida State RB Dalvin Cook , Senior Content Editor 10:22am, August 12

Earlier in the week, attorneys for Florida State running back Dalvin Cook filed a demand for a speedy trial in…

Former Clemson WR puts a killer move on CB DeAngelo Hall Clemson Former Clemson WR puts a killer move on CB DeAngelo Hall , Associate Content Editor 3:33pm, August 12

The Houston Texans and Washington Redskins were in a joint practice, which was filmed on HBO's show "Hard Knocks." You…

Four-star DT Dennis Briggs Jr. announces his top four schools Florida State Four-star DT Dennis Briggs Jr. announces his top four schools , Associate Content Editor 12:35pm, December 25

Four-star defensive tackle Dennis Briggs Jr. has a list of four schools he's favoring now and he took to Twitter to…

Duke gets brutal news on the Marvin Bagley front ahead of top-15 matchup Clemson Duke gets brutal news on the Marvin Bagley front ahead of top-15 matchup , Associate Content Editor 4:49pm, February 17

Duke's Marvin Bagley has missed the last two games due to a mild knee sprain and it looks like the…

ESPN anchor stokes the fires of the Florida-FSU rivalry with on-air comments Florida ESPN anchor stokes the fires of the Florida-FSU rivalry with on-air comments , Associate Content Editor 5:51pm, February 9

North Carolina and Duke met in its first rivalry game of the season on Thursday night and it so happened…

Florida State again taking a hit as another player has reportedly left the program Florida State Florida State again taking a hit as another player has reportedly left the program , Senior Content Editor 11:39am, February 25

Florida State is definitely presenting some challenges early on for new head coach Willie Taggart. In addition to filling out…

SEC program loses its No. 1 recruit to Florida State Florida State SEC program loses its No. 1 recruit to Florida State , Content Editor 12:37pm, January 28

Xavier Peters, an outside linebacker prospect who was Kentucky's No. 1 recruit in the 2018 class has changed his mind…

Former No. 5 pick Jalen Ramsey goes out of his way to trash former coach Jimbo Fisher Florida State Former No. 5 pick Jalen Ramsey goes out of his way to trash former coach Jimbo Fisher , Associate Content Editor 10:16am, February 27

New Texas A&M  head coach Jimbo Fisher has coached quite a few great players in his time as a head…

Louisville announces addition of former SEC assistant to coaching staff ACC Louisville announces addition of former SEC assistant to coaching staff , Content Editor 5:47pm, February 3

Louisville hired Alabama State safeties coach Grady Brown as a defensive assistant and recruiting coordinator, completing its coaching staff, head…