Tag: College Football

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Chris Graham: Early thinking on All-ACC voting

All-ACC ballots are due in two weeks, and we’ve got ourselves some serious dilemmas to resolve in terms of the voting.


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March Madness: How many does the ACC get in?

The ACC has three teams in the RPI Top 10, five in the Top 20, six in the Top 30, seven in the Top 50, and an eighth just outside the Top 50.


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Duke stuns UNC: ACC race tight as a tick

#20 Duke hung around, hung around, hung around, and then turned it around late in a 74-73 win at fifth-ranked North Carolina Wednesday night.


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Jackson, Ingram named ACC basketball players of the week

Notre Dame’s Demetrius Jackson has earned Atlantic Coast Conference Player of the Week honors for the first time this season.


ACC announces UVA’s conference opponents for next two seasons

Virginia will face each of the 14 ACC opponents during the 18-game league schedule that includes nine home games and nine away contests in each of the next two seasons.


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ACC releases conference matchups for next two basketball seasons

The Atlantic Coast Conference has announced the 18-game conference matchups for each of its 15 men’s basketball teams for the 2016-17 and 2017-18 seasons.


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ACC announces 2015 All-ACC Academic Football Team

The 56-person 2015 All-Atlantic Coast Conference Academic Football Team was announced Wednesday by Commissioner John Swofford.


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Bring your business courtside (almost) to 2016 ACC Tournament

Augusta Free Press will once again be courtside at the ACC Tournament – this year coming to the nation’s capital March 8-12.


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VMI announces 2016 football signing class

Virginia Military Institute head coach Scott Wachenheim today announced the signings of the 2016 football recruiting class.


Virginia football announces 2016 signing class

The Virginia football program signed 20 student-athletes to National Letters of Intent (NLI) for the 2016-17 academic school year.


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William and Mary announces 2016 football signing class

William and Mary head football coach Jimmye Laycock has announced the Tribe’s 2016 signing class, which includes 13 student-athletes who have signed National Letters of Intent this morning.


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N.C. State’s Cat Barber named ACC Basketball Player of the Week

N.C. State junior Cat Barber has been selected as the Atlantic Coast Conference Basketball Player of the Week for the third time this season.


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ACC announces 2016 Basketball Legends Class

Fourteen former standout players and a three-time Atlantic Coast Conference Coach of the Year headline this year’s class of ACC Basketball Legends presented by New York Life.


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ACC named Ted Jackson assistant coordinator for football replay

The ACC announced today that Ted Jackson, a long-time collegiate football on-field and replay official, has been named as the league’s first Assistant Coordinator for Football Replay.


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ACC announces 2016 football schedules

The 2016 Atlantic Coast Conference football schedule released Tuesday by the league again features one of the most difficult non-conference slates among the Power Five Conferences.


Virginia releases 2016 football schedule

Virginia football released its 2016 football with a slate that features 12 regular season games, including six home contests.


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Brice Johnson named ACC basketball player of the week

North Carolina senior Brice Johnson has been selected as the ACC Men’s Basketball Player of the Week for the third time this season.


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Podcast: AFP editor Chris Graham talks college basketball, football with Mark Moses

Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham talks college basketball and college football with the Mark Moses Show on 1560-AM in Melbourne, Fla.


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Blossomgame, Beasley take ACC basketball weekly honors

Clemson’s Jaron Blossomgame has been selected as the ACC Basketball Player of the Week, while Florida State’s Malik Beasley earned Rookie of the Week honors.


Report: JMU football extends offer to Citadel coach Mike Houston

James Madison University has hired Mike Houston as its new football head coach, Director of Athletics Jeff Bourne announced Monday.


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Taysom Hill: The future at QB for Virginia football?

The question hanging over Virginia football right now is: what about BYU quarterback Taysom Hill?


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Duke’s Grayson Allen named ACC basketball player of the week

Duke sophomore Grayson Allen has been selected as the Atlantic Coast Conference Basketball Player of the Week.


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Fuente adds former Memphis defensive coordinator to Virginia Tech staff

New Virginia Tech football coach Justin Fuente has added his former Memphis defensive coordinator to his staff in Blacksburg.


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ACC announces basketball players of the week

Pitt junior forward Jamel Artis has been chosen as the Atlantic Coast Conference Basketball Player of the Week, while Florida State’s Dwayne Bacon is the repeat selection as ACC Rookie of the Week.


Virginia Tech holds on, defeats Tulsa, 55-52, in Frank Beamer finale

Virginia Tech led by 24 midway through the second quarter, but the Hokies had to fight off a late Tulsa rally to clinch a 55-52 win in the Independence Bowl on Saturday.


Game Preview: Does Virginia Tech send Frank Beamer out a winner?

Virginia Tech coach Frank Beamer returns to the scene of the crime, in a manner of speaking, Saturday at the Independence Bowl.


Former ODU football player Rick Lovato signed by the Green Bay Packers

Former ODU long snapper Rick Lovato was signed by the Green Bay Packers on Tuesday and would become the first Monarch to play in an NFL regular season game.


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State’s Barber, UNC’s Johnson named ACC basketball players of the week

NC State guard Cat Barber and North Carolina forward Brice Johnson have been selected as the Atlantic Coast Conference Basketball Co-Players of the Week.


Shane Hunter named defensive line coach at Virginia

Virginia head football coach Bronco Mendenhall announced the hiring of Shane Hunter as defensive line coach to complete the Cavalier coaching staff.


Bronco Mendenhall adds Shaun Nua to round out UVA football staff

Virginia football head coach Bronco Mendenhall announced the hiring of Shaun Nua as the defensive line coach to round out the Cavalier coaching staff.


STATS FCS All-America team announced

The leading vote-getters for the two national player of the year awards headlined the STATS FCS All-America Team.


Ruffin McNeill: Huge get for Virginia football

Virginia football will be BYU East next season, with one notable exception, in the form of former ECU coach Ruffin McNeill.


Bronco Mendenhall announces staff hires at Virginia

Virginia football head coach Bronco Mendenhall announced Saturday the hiring of eight assistant coaches.


Virginia football staff adds BYU offensive coordinator Robert Anae

The Deseret News is reporting Wednesday that BYU offensive coordinator Robert Anae is joining the staff of new Virginia football coach Bronco Mendenhall.


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Seven Virginia players earn All-ACC coaches football team honors

Free safety Quin Blanding, inside linebacker Micah Kiser and wide receiver Canaan Severin highlight Virginia’s seven players named to the 2015 Coaches All-ACC Team.


Former Virginia football coach Mike London hired at Maryland

Published reports have former Virginia football coach Mike London, who resigned his post at UVA on Nov. 29, getting hired at Maryland.


Virginia safety Quin Blanding named USA Today second-team All-America

Virginia free safety Quin Blanding was named to the second-team of USA Today’s All-America squad, which was announced today by the media outlet.


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Liberty football coach Turner Gill shuffles staff

Liberty football coach Turner Gill has announced coaching staff reassignments heading into the 2016 season.


Get to know Bronco Mendenhall: Surfer, rides a Harley, values family, his me time

New Virginia football coach Bronco Mendenhall, Utah native, is an avid surfer.


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What will UVA football look like in 2016 under Bronco Mendenhall?

We know that Bronco Mendenhall wins. His BYU teams have averaged nine wins a season in his 11 years in Provo.


New Virginia coach Bronco Mendenhall: A marathon, not a sprint

Considering the schedule the next couple of weeks for new Virginia football coach Bronco Mendenhall, it’s not hard to see why coaches don’t stick around for bowl games when they take a new job.