Tag: ACC football
Atlantic Coast Conference Commissioner John Swofford announced today that Dennis Hennigan, a long-time collegiate football referee, has been named as the league’s Coordinator of Football Officiating.
UVA football player Quin Blanding talks with reporters before an April 3, 2015 spring scrimmage.
UVA football head coach Mike London announced several coaching position changes on his staff today. Associate head coach for defense/defensive coordinator Jon Tenuta will now work with the UVa safeties and Mike Archer will move from safeties to linebackers. Archer has also been promoted to associate head coach and Brian Wetzel has been named a graduate assistant coach.
UVA sophomore safety Wilfred Wahee and sophomore fullback Connor Wingo-Reeves have been named to the 2014 Atlantic Coast Conference All-Academic Football Team, as announced by league commissioner John Swofford.
Duke senior linebacker David Helton (Chattanooga, Tenn.) heads the 65-person 2014 All-ACC Academic Football Team announced Wednesday by ACC Commissioner John Swofford.
Virginia football coach Mike London announced today the Cavaliers will hold their annual Orange-Blue spring football game on Saturday, April 18 at Scott Stadium.
A funny thing happened on National Signing Day at UVA on Wednesday. Mike London, recruiter, flubbed, big time. The 2015 signing class ranked 44th in Rivals and 48th in the 247Sports national rankings, and was just 10th in the ACC in both.
The UVA football program signed 21 student-athletes to a National Letter of Intent (NLI) for the 2015-16 academic school year head coach Mike London announced.
ACC Coordinator of Football Officiating Doug Rhoads has announced his retirement following nearly 40 years of service.
The Atlantic Coast Conference released the 2015 football schedules for its member institutions today. The UVA football slate features 12 regular season games, including seven home contests.
The 2015 Atlantic Coast Conference football schedule released Thursday by Commissioner John Swofford is once again one of the most difficult non-conference slates among the Power Five Conferences.
Host Jeff Fife and Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham talk a lot of ‘Hoos on UVA Sports Today.
Seven defensive players highlight the 10 players from UVA football named to the 2014 All-Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) Football team, as announced Monday by the Atlantic Coast Sports Media Association (ACSMA).
Who is playing the best football in the ACC right now? Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham joins host Jim Bresnahan on WREL-1450AM in Lexington, Va., to talk ACC football.
Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham leads a live GameDay Blog for Saturday’s ACC football clash between UVA (4-5, 2-3 ACC) and #2 Florida State (8-0, 5-0 ACC). Kickoff is at 6:30 p.m.
Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham was a guest on “The Mark Moses Show” on 95.9-The Fan in Melbourne, Fla., on Thursday to preview Saturday’s ACC football game between UVA and #2 Florida State.
Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham will lead a live blog during today’s ACC football game between UVA (4-4, 2-2 ACC) and Georgia Tech (6-2, 3-2 ACC).
The Atlantic Coast Conference’s presence in the forefront of academic success was demonstrated once again in the latest NCAA Graduation Success Rates (GSR) released today.
The Atlantic Coast Conference announced Monday the following game times and TV networks for ACC football games of Nov. 6-8.
Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham will be in the press box at Scott Stadium in Charlottesville, Va., for Saturday’s ACC football game between UVA (4-3, 2-1 ACC) and North Carolina (3-4, 1-2 ACC).
Duke Johnson ran for 249 yards, the Miami defense held Virginia Tech scoreless until the final two minutes, and the Hurricanes dominated the Hokies in a 30-6 win in ACC football action in Lane Stadium in Blacksburg, Va., Thursday night.
Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham joins host Jim Bresnahan on WREL-1450AM to talk sports. Chris reviews the weekend in ACC football, with a focus on the Virginia Cavaliers and Virginia Tech Hokies. Then looking ahead to this week, the focus turns toward whether either team can stay alive in the ACC Coastal Division race. The NFL, the World Series and more wrap us up.
UVA quarterback Matt Johns talks with reporters after the Cavs’ 20-13 loss at Duke on Oct. 18, 2014, at Wallace Wade Stadium in Durham, N.C., in ACC football action.
UVA safety Anthony Harris talks with reporters after the Cavs’ 20-13 loss at Duke on Oct. 18, 2014, at Wallace Wade Stadium in Durham, N.C., in ACC football action.
UVA linebacker Henry Coley talks with reporters after the Cavs’ 20-13 loss at Duke on Oct. 18, 2014, at Wallace Wade Stadium in Durham, N.C., in ACC football action.
Pitt dominated on the ground, gaining 210 yards and holding Virginia Tech to a season-low 26, and the Panthers held off a late Hokies rally to post a 21-16 win in ACC football action in Pittsburgh, Pa., on Thursday night.
Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham talks sports with host Jim Bresnahan on WREL-1450AM in Lexington, Va. The focus is back on ACC football, with Virginia Tech (4-2, 1-1 ACC) prepping for a date Thursday night at Pitt (3-3, 1-1 ACC), and UVA (4-2, 2-0 ACC) heading down to Duke (5-1, 1-1 ACC) on Saturday.
Miami paced this week’s list of top performers with three student-athletes honored as Atlantic Coast Conference Football Players of the Week announced on Monday following Saturday’s action, while two from Boston College were recognized.
UVA (3-2, 1-0 ACC) hosts Pitt (3-2, 1-0 ACC) Saturday at 7:30 p.m. at Scott Stadium in Charlottesville, Va. The two programs released their weekly injury reports on Thursday.
Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham joins UVA Sports Today with host Jeff Fife this week to talk a little Virginia football and Cavalier basketball.
The Atlantic Coast Conference Monday announced the following game times and networks for Friday, Oct. 3 and Saturday, Oct. 4.
The Atlantic Coast Conference Monday announced the following ACC football game times and networks for Saturday, Sept. 27.
ESPN has announced the following networks for ACC football games of Sept. 20. The game times were announced earlier. All times are Eastern.
Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham previews the UVA-Louisville ACC football game on Sept. 13 in Charlottesville, Va.
Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham is in the press box at Scott Stadium in Charlottesville, Va., for today’s ACC football game between #21 Louisville (2-0, 1-0 ACC) and UVA (1-1, 0-0 ACC).
Led by preseason MVP and returning Heisman Trophy winner Jameis Winston (Bessemer, Ala.), defending national champion Florida State placed nine players on the 26-man preseason All-ACC team announced Wednesday.
The preseason media ACC football poll will come out later Monday. Here’s how I voted:
ACC Digital network host Jeff FIschel sits down with UVA football players Anthony Harris and Kevin Parks at ACC Kickoff to preview the upcoming season. Harris and Parks talk about the improvements they need to make on the field and being good leaders!
ACC Commissioner John Swofford looked ahead with excitement and anticipation on Sunday as he met with a record media contingent at the Atlantic Coast Conference’s 43rd annual Football Kickoff.
The 2014 ACC Football Kickoff has begun, and student-athletes have already enjoyed a memorable experience.
Clemson football coach Dabo Swinney releases a statement addressing the FFRF complaint, five ACC football players will be in attendance for the NFL Draft in New York, plus more, on this week’s ACC Now.
AFP editor Chris Graham is a guest on The Mark Moses Show on WSJZ Sports Radio 95 9 The Fan Melbourne, Fla. Chris and Mark talk ACC basketball, look ahead to the 2014 ACC football season and talk a little Super Bowl with a focus on former NC State quarterback Russell Wilson.
Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham will be a guest on WSJZ-Sports Radio 95.9 in Melbourne, Fla., on the Mark Moses Show, at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday (Jan. 28, 2014).
The Atlantic Coast Conference announced today the dates the Notre Dame football team will face ACC opponents for the 2014, 2015 and 2016 seasons. The Fighting Irish will play the Cavaliers at Scott Stadium on Saturday, Sept. 12, 2015 in the only meeting between the teams during that span.
Virginia football player Anthony Harris was named to the SB Nation All-America first team. The honor makes Harris the first Cavalier to be named a first-team All-American by any outlet since Chris Long was a unanimous first-team All-American in 2007.
Heisman Trophy finalist Jameis Winston of Florida State leads the 2013 All-Atlantic Coast Conference Football Team, as selected by the league’s 14 head coaches. Winston was one of three unanimous first-team selections to the All-ACC team. He was joined by national rushing leader and fellow Heisman finalist Andre Williams of Boston College and Clemson wide receiver Sammy Watkins.
ESPN’s Heather Cox asked Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston about the sexual assault investigation that threatened to derail his Heisman Trophy candidacy and his future as a free man following FSU’s 45-7 win over Duke in the ACC Championship Game on Saturday.
Florida State has two Heisman Trophy winners in its storied history. Jameis Winston now has the chance to forever place his name alongside ‘Noles greats Charlie Ward and Chris Weinke. Winston, FSU’s redshirt freshman quarterback, was named one of six finalists for the 2013 Heisman Trophy Monday night.
With top-ranked Florida State, the Atlantic Coast Conference champion, leading the way, the ACC will place an NCAA-record 11 teams in bowl games. The total of 11 bowl-bound schools is the most in NCAA history and breaks a single-season mark of 10 bowl teams, originally set by the ACC in 2008.
Three losses in their last five games pushed the Virginia Tech Hokies from contention for a BCS spot to its first appearance in the Sun Bowl is more than 60 years. Virginia Tech (8-4, 5-3 ACC) will play UCLA (9-3, 6-3 Pac-12) in the Dec. 31 game in El Paso, Texas.