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#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.


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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.


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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.


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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).


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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.


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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.)


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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Podcast: AFP editor Chris Graham previews a busy ACC football weekend on WREL-1450

Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham talks college football with Jim Bresnahan on WREL-1450 in Lexington, Va. Chris and Jim preview a busy weekend in ACC football, focusing on the Thursday night game between Virginia Tech and Georgia Tech, and UVA at Louisville on Saturday. Also, can North Carolina play its way into the College Football Playoff discussion?


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

The Atlantic Coast Conference Monday announced game times and networks for Saturday, November 21.


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ACC announces football players of the week

A record-setting North Carolina offensive performance joins a pair of standout efforts in undefeated and No. 1-ranked Clemson’s key win over No. 16 Florida State to highlight the Atlantic Coast Conference Football Player of the Week selections.


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ACC announces football game times, TV networks for weekend of Nov. 14

The Atlantic Coast Conference announced game times and networks for S turday, November 14.


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ACC announces football game times, TV networks for weekend of Nov. 14

The Atlantic Coast Conference Monday announced game times and networks for Saturday, November 14. ESPN has declared a six-day option for the games of Nov. 14 and will hold the following four games with game times and networks announced after the games of Nov. 7.


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ACC announces football players of the week

Clemson sophomore quarterback Deshaun Watson leads the Atlantic Coast Conference Football Player of the Week selections after accounting for six touchdowns and 437 yards of total offense in Saturday’s 56-41 win over NC State.


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ACC announces officiating crew suspensions following Duke-Miami endgame fiasco

The Atlantic Coast Conference has announced the suspension of the on-field officiating crew as well as the replay official and communicator following the Miami at Duke game on Saturday, October 31.


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UNC tabbed as ACC basketball preseason favorite: UVA picked second, Duke third

North Carolina will enter the 2015-16 season as the Atlantic Coast Conference favorite, according to a vote of media in attendance at the league’s annual Operation Basketball.


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ACC announces football game times, TV networks for Nov. 7

The Atlantic Coast Conference Monday announced game times and networks for Saturday, November 7.


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ACC announces football players of the week

Two key members of Georgia Tech’s upset of ninth-ranked Florida State join three student-athletes from Pitt among the Atlantic Coast Conference Football Players of the Week announced on Monday.


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My ACC Basketball preseason ballot: All-ACC team, player of the year, predicted finish, more

Today was the day to vote for the preseason All-ACC team, player of the year and to gauge the predicted order of finish in the league. Among other things, that means we’re another day closer to the start of the college basketball season. Life is, indeed, good.


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Atlantic Coast Conference announces football players of the week

Undefeated Clemson and Florida State lead the way with two selections among the Atlantic Coast Conference Football Players of the Week, announced by the league office on Monday.


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ACC announces football game times, TV networks for weekend of Oct.29-31

The Atlantic Coast Conference Monday announced game times and networks for Saturday, October 31. The game times and networks for Thursday, Oct. 29 and Friday, Oct. 30 had been announced previously.


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ACC announces football game times, networks for Oct. 24

The Atlantic Coast Conference announced the two game times and networks for games ESPN had declared a Six-Day option for Oct. 24.


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Atlantic Coast Conference announces Football Players of the Week for weekend of Oct. 10

Florida State sophomore running back Dalvin Cook earned his second Atlantic Coast Conference Offensive Back of the Week honor of the season after leading the eighth-ranked Seminoles to Saturday night’s 29-24 win over rival Miami, and teammate DeMarcus Walker was chosen as the ACC Defensive Lineman of the Week.