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Highlights: Wake Forest tops UVA in ACC Baseball Championship

No. 10 seed Wake Forest enjoyed a power surge, blasting five home runs to topple No. 3 seed Virginia, 10-9, in the ACC Baseball Championship on Friday.


Two straight: #7 UVA falls to Wake Forest in ACC Baseball Championship

The No. 7-ranked UVA baseball team saw its ninth-inning rally fall short in a 10-9 loss to Wake Forest Friday in the ACC Baseball Championship.


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ACC releases early season football schedule for 2016

A minimum of 21 national exposures on ESPN platforms in the first three weeks of the season headlines the 2016 ACC early season TV football schedule.


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Wake Forest upsets #1 UVA in ACC Men’s Tennis final

The top-seeded UVA men’s tennis team (24-4, 11-1 ACC) came up just short in the final of the 2016 ACC Men’s Tennis Championship.


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Women’s tennis: No. 10 Virginia falls 4-3 at No. 29 Wake Forest

No. 29 Wake Forest (14-4, 4-3 ACC) rallied for the win in a third set on court three to down No. 10 Virginia (10-6, 5-2 ACC) by a score of 4-3 on Sunday.


Baseball: #10 UVA drop series finale to Wake Forest, 9-8

The No. 10 UVA baseball team (15-6, 4-2 ACC) was edged by Wake Forest (13-9, 2-4 ACC), 9-8 on Saturday afternoon at Davenport Field.


No. 10 UVA sweeps Wake Forest in Friday doubleheader

The No. 10 UVA baseball team (15-5, 4-1 ACC) won both games in Friday’s double-header over Wake Forest (12-9, 1-4 ACC) at Davenport Field.


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Saturday Virginia-Wake Forest game moved to 11 a.m.

The Saturday Virginia-Wake Forest baseball game at Davenport Field has been moved to an 11 a.m. start time because of a forecast for inclement weather.


Schedule altered for Virginia-Wake Forest baseball series

The schedule for the Virginia-Wake Forest baseball series this weekend at Davenport Field has been altered because of a forecast for inclement weather.


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Podcast: Chris Graham talks ACC Tournament with Mark Moses Show

Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham joins The Mark Moses Show on 1560-The Fan in Melbourne, Fla., to talk about Day 1 of the 2016 ACC Tournament.


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Video: Interviews with NC State’s Abu, Martin at ACC Tournament

Interviews with NC State players Abdul-Malik Abu and Cody Martin after the Pack defeated Wake Forest, 75-72, in the opening round of the 2016 ACC Tournament.


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Press Conference: NC State coach Mark Gottfried at ACC Tournament

NC State coach Mark Gottfried and Pack players Cat Barber and Maverick Rowan talk with reporters after State’s 75-72 win over Wake Forest on Tuesday in the ACC Tournament.


Press Conference: Wake Forest coach Danny Manning

Wake Forest coach Danny Manning and guard Bryant Crawford talk with reporters after the Demon Deacons lost 75-72 to N.C. State at the 2016 ACC Tournament on Tuesday.


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Podcast: Chris Graham previews the 2016 ACC Tournament

Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham is on his way to the 2016 ACC Tournament. Before he heads up to the Verizon Center, Chris breaks down the storylines that could play out over the next five days.


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ACC Tournament Preview: #1 seeds, NCAA bids on the line in DC

Virginia, North Carolina and Miami are the teams to beat heading into the 2016 ACC Tournament, but a lot can and will happen over the course of 13 games running from noon Tuesday through about 11 p.m. Saturday night.


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UNC’s Brice Johnson named ACC player of the week

North Carolina senior Brice Johnson has been recognized as the final Atlantic Coast Conference Basketball Player of the Week of the 2015-16 season.


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ACC coaches vote Malcolm Brogdon player of the year

Virginia senior Malcolm Brogdon has been voted the ACC Player of the Year by the league’s head coaches and leads that group’s list of postseason honors and all-conference teams.


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How many ACC teams get March Madness invites?

On the top line, Virginia and North Carolina are thinking one seeds. On the other side of the ledger, several ACC teams are sweating out their March Madness travel plans.


Virginia senior Malcolm Brogdon named ACC Player of the Year

ACC Player of the Year Malcolm Brogdon of Virginia leads the 2015-16 Atlantic Coast Sports Media Association (ACSMA) postseason basketball awards and all-conference team announced on Sunday.


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Bracket set for 2016 New York Life ACC Tournament

The Atlantic Coast Conference has announced the seedings and bracket for the 63rd annual New York Life ACC Tournament.


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Malcolm Brogdon, Buzz Williams lead my All-ACC basketball ballot

Virginia senior Malcolm Brogdon is my ACC player of the year, and Virginia Tech coach Buzz Williams is my ACC coach of the year.


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ACC announces 2016 ACC Women’s Basketball Tournament schedule of events, initiatives

The ACC released on Tuesday information on a number of initiatives surrounding the 2016 ACC Women’s Basketball Tournament.


Virginia’s Malcolm Brogdon named ACC Player of the Week

Virginia senior guard Malcolm Brogdon (Atlanta, Ga.) has been voted the ACC Men’s Basketball Player of the Week after leading the Cavaliers in a pair of games against ranked foes last week.


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Virginia women earn No. 9 seed in ACC Tournament

The Virginia women’s basketball team (16-14, 6-10 ACC) will be the No. 9 seed in the Atlantic Coast Conference Women’s Basketball Tournament.


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Podcast: Chris Graham breaks down the ACC

Chris Graham breaks down the storylines for the final week of regular-season play in the ACC: who will be the champ, who will be the player of the year and more.


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Wake Forest holds off VMI Keydets, 8-4

Wake Forest posted an 8-4 win over the VMI Keydets in NCAA baseball action Sunday in Winston-Salem, N.C.


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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.


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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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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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Virginia coach Tony Bennett: Wake Forest outplayed us

“Wake Forest really outplayed us,” UVA coach Tony Bennett said, understandably understated after #11 Virginia stole a 72-71 road win on Tuesday.


Inside the Numbers: Ugly win (warned you!) for #11 Virginia

Virginia made eight of its first 20 shots in the second half, then finished on an 8-of-9 stretch. UVA was 1-of-13 from three-point range, then made its last four.


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Don’t look a gift horse in the mouth: #11 Virginia will take ugly win

Virginia, of course, had no right or reason to win Tuesday at Wake Forest, which led by 14 with eight left, still led by 10 inside of two minutes, by seven inside of 15 seconds.


#11 Virginia beats Wake on banked three at buzzer, 72-71

Three three-pointers in the final 14 seconds, the last a bank from the left corner by Darius Thompson, lifted #11 Virginia to a 72-71 win at Wake Forest on Tuesday.


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Here’s my first game recap: When Wake blitzed #11 Virginia

I had this game recap in draft format on the website as Virginia inbounded the ball down two with four seconds left.


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Live Blog: #11 Virginia on the road at Wake Forest in ACC hoops

#11 Virginia (15-4, 4-3 ACC) plays at Wake Forest (10-9, 1-6 ACC) Tuesday at 7 p.m. in Winston-Salem, N.C.


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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.


Game Preview: #11 Virginia looks to end road woes at Wake Forest

Wake Forest is at home Tuesday night against #11 Virginia, which has just one true road win on the season, on Dec. 1 at Ohio State.


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Game Notes: #11 Virginia on the road Tuesday at Wake Forest

No. 11/12 Virginia (15-4, 4-3 ACC) plays at Wake Forest (10-9, 1-6 ACC) in Atlantic Coast Conference action on Tuesday (Jan. 26).


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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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Weather alters schedule for Virginia basketball this weekend

The Syracuse at Virginia game, originally scheduled for Saturday at noon has been moved to Sunday, January 24 at 7:00 pm.


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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.


Women’s basketball: Virginia rallies to win at Wake Forest, 52-50

The Virginia women’s basketball team (12-5, 2-1 ACC) erased a seven-point fourth-quarter deficit to earn a 52-50 victory at Wake Forest (9-7, 0-3 ACC) on Sunday.