Stories tagged: Atlantic Coast Conference
Fri., Dec. 16, 2016, 6:37 p.m.
Louisville suspends assistant Lonnie Galloway after Wake Forest probe
Louisville has suspended Lonnie Galloway for the Citrus Bowl following a review of how the co-offensive coordinator handled Wake Forest game plans he received from fired Demon Deacons broadcaster Tommy …
Thu., Nov. 10, 2016, 8:48 p.m.
Jones, Wilson help Duke upset No. 15 North Carolina 28-27
Daniel Jones ran for two scores and threw for another to help Duke upset No. 15 North Carolina 28-27 on Thursday night. The redshirt freshman gave the defense fits all …
Thu., Oct. 27, 2016, 8:24 p.m.
No. 25 Virginia Tech holds off Pitt in 39-36 win
Sam Darnold threw five touchdowns passes, Ronald Jones rushed for a career-high 223 yards and Southern California downed California 45-24 on Thursday night in Los Angeles. Darnold threw for 231 …
Sat., Oct. 8, 2016, 9:14 p.m.
N.C. State beats Notre Dame 10-3 as Matthew churns through N.C.
Dexter Wright returned a blocked punt 16 yards for a touchdown with 12:43 remaining, and North Carolina State beat Notre Dame 10-3 on Saturday in a game played in hurricane …
Tue., Aug. 9, 2016, 5:15 p.m.
Bill Dooley, former Heels, Hokies, Deacs coach, dies at 82
Bill Dooley, a three-time coach of the year in the Atlantic Coast Conference who piled up 162 wins at North Carolina, Virginia Tech and Wake Forest, died Tuesday. He was …
Sat., March 26, 2016, 7:39 p.m.
It’s like an ACC Tournament on one side of NCAA bracket
This mini-Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament has even higher stakes than usual: The winner earns a spot in the national championship game.
Sat., March 12, 2016, 9:48 p.m.
Thanks to its defense, UNC tops Virginia for ACC title
Thanks to the sort of defensive dominance coach Roy Williams has been seeking, North Carolina’s longer-than-usual wait for its latest ACC tournament championship is over.
Sun., Jan. 18, 2015
Big 5 pass cost of attendance as NCAA autonomy begins
The five most powerful and wealthiest conferences in college sports passed NCAA legislation that increases the value of an athletic scholarship by several thousand dollars to cover the federally determined …
Fri., Aug. 8, 2014
NCAA board grants 5 biggest conferences more power
INDIANAPOLIS – The biggest schools in college sports are about to get a chance to make their own rules. The NCAA Board of Directors voted 16-2 on Thursday to approve …
Sat., May 31, 2014
SEC ponders potential move to ’Division IV’
The Southeastern Conference sent a strong message to the NCAA on Friday: provide the Big Five some autonomy or they’ll form their own division. SEC Commissioner Mike Slive said if …
Wed., Jan. 15, 2014
Maryland files $157 million counterclaim vs. ACC
COLLEGE PARK, Md. – The University of Maryland has filed a $157 million counterclaim against the Atlantic Coast Conference, alleging the league tried to recruit two Big Ten schools after …
Sat., Dec. 7, 2013
Seminoles out to lock up spot in national title game
CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Duke cornerback Ross Cockrell is not offended the No. 20 Blue Devils are a 29-point underdog to Jameis Winston and top-ranked Florida State for Saturday night’s ACC …
Sun., Oct. 30, 2011
Georgia Tech hands Clemson first defeat, stings title chances
ATLANTA – The Clemson players straggled off the field, trying to avoid thousands of Georgia Tech students who hopped out of the stands to celebrate. The Tigers’ unbeaten season was …