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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.

Women’s basketball: Virginia plays at Wake Forest on Sunday

The Virginia women’s basketball team plays just its second road game since Nov. 29 when it travels to Wake Forest for an ACC game on Sunday

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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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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.

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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.

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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.

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ACC Bowl Roundup: Virginia Tech to Independence, Florida State gets Peach

Virginia Tech football coach Frank Beamer’s final bowl game will come at the site of his first, the Independence Bowl.

Virginia Tech’s Frank Beamer to be honored at ACC Football Championship Game

Virginia Tech football coach Frank Beamer will be honored during festivities surrounding this weekend’s Dr Pepper ACC Football Championship Game.

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Clemson QB Deshaun Watson named ACC Player of the Year

After leading the offensive charge in top-ranked Clemson’s undefeated regular season and Atlantic Division championship march, sophomore quarterback Deshaun Watson has been selected as the 2015 Atlantic Coast Conference Player of the Year.


Clemson coach Dabo Swinney voted ACC Coach of the Year

Clemson coach Dabo Swinney, who led the Tigers to a perfect 12-0 regular season and the nation’s No. 1 ranking, has been voted the Atlantic Coast Conference Football Coach of the Year.


Pitt safety Jordan Whitehead voted ACC Rookie Of The Year

Pitt freshman strong safety Jordan Whitehead has been voted the 2015 Atlantic Coast Conference Rookie of the Year following a regular season in which he emerged as one of the conference’s leading tacklers and helped the Panthers to eight wins and bowl bid.


ACSMA announces 2015 All-ACC Football Teams

Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson and Florida State running back Dalvin Cook are unanimous first-team selections to the 2015 All-Atlantic Coast Conference football team, as voted upon by the Atlantic Coast Sports Media Association (ACSMA).


Atlantic Coast Conference announces Players of the Week

Top-ranked Clemson and Virginia Tech led the way with two selections apiece as the Atlantic Coast Conference announced its final Football Players of the Week of the 2015 season on Monday.


Chris Graham: My All-ACC Football Ballot

I’ve cast my votes for the All-ACC Football Teams. Pretty sure I got most of it wrong. (This is hard.)


Florida State’s Roderick Johnson named ACC Jacobs Blocking Trophy recipient

Florida State’s Roderick Johnson has been voted the winner of the Jacobs Blocking Trophy, as announced by the Atlantic Coast Conference on Sunday.

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Kickoff for UVA-Virginia Tech football game set for noon Saturday

The Atlantic Coast Conference announced today the start time for Virginia’s Nov. 28 home football game against Virginia Tech will be noon. The game will be broadcast by ESPNU.


Stadium policies set for 2015 ACC Championship Game

The following policies will be in effect for the 2015 Dr Pepper Atlantic Coast Conference Football Championship Game, each of which mirrors those in place for NFL games at Bank of America Stadium:

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Richmond races past Wake Forest, 91-82

The Richmond Spiders put up big points yet again to prevail 91-82 at Wake Forest on Wednesday night. Richmond (2-1) won its fourth game over the Demon Deacons in the last six meetings, and it marked the 17th Spider win over a power-five squad in the last decade.


Atlantic Coast Conference names football players of the week

North Carolina and Pitt – the remaining teams in contention for the Coastal Division title – lead the Atlantic Coast Conference’s Football Player of the Week selections with two apiece following key wins on Saturday.


ACC announces football game times, network for Nov. 27-28

The Atlantic Coast Conference Monday announced the game times and networks for Friday, November 27 and Saturday, November 28.


ACC announces football game times, TV networks for Nov. 21 games

The Atlantic Coast Conference Sunday announced the remaining game time and networks for Saturday, November 21.