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2014-04-04 08:24:27

ACCDN only collegiate-centric service on new Amazon Fire TV CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The ACC Digital Network announced the network's launch on Amazon Fire TV today as well as Amazon's Kindle Fire Tablets. With this announcement, the ACCDN continues to be the leader in providing the highest quality digital content and unmatched access for ACC fans throughout the nation. ACC fans with Amazon Fire TV will enjoy hundreds of instant video highlights and special...

2014-03-17 16:27:02

Free On-Demand Access to ACC Highlights & Programming in Time for NCAA Basketball Championships CHARLOTTE, N.C., March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Just in time for the most exciting part of the college basketball season, the ACC Digital Network (ACCDN) announced today the launch of "ACC Sports" on Apple TV. As tournament time commences, the new service makes available the ACCDN's extensive highlights and feature programming to Apple TV users in the US. The ACC Digital Network, the...

2013-08-27 12:26:43

Fans Can Play to Win Free McAlister's Food and Gift Cards, Trip to ACC Football Championship ALPHARETTA, Ga., Aug. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- McAlister's Deli, a leading fast casual restaurant, announced it has teamed up with Raycom Sports and the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) as the official sponsor of the McAlister's ACC Football Challenge mobile gaming app, available for free in the Android and Apple app stores starting today. Fans can play as their favorite ACC team, compete live...

2012-03-29 02:22:21

NEW YORK, March 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- They may not be playing in the Final Four this weekend, but for the third year in a row, the Duke Blue Devils are America's Favorite College Basketball team. The overall number one seed for this year's NCAA Men's College Basketball tournament, Kentucky, is number two on the list up from number 4 last year. This is the highest Kentucky has been since 2004 when they were tied for second place. And, last year's number two, North Carolina dropped...

2012-03-10 07:00:00

ATLANTA, March 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- I dream big dreams. I do. But I can honestly say that I have never, ever dreamed of this day! I was totally shocked and brought to tears when Mike Cragg notified me that I was chosen to be Duke's 13th ACC Tournament Legend. I am deeply honored and can't even express how lucky I am to be standing here. But I am standing here. And I am standing here on the shoulders of many, many people. I could not possibly name them all or we would be here...

2011-09-28 08:36:00

UMD & ACC Partners Get Three-Year, $360,000 Grant to Spur New Generation of Clean Energy Ventures in Southeast COLLEGE PARK, Md., Sept. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The University of Maryland and its Atlantic Coast Conference partners will launch a new, conference-wide Clean Energy Business Challenge in fall 2011, encouraging students throughout the southeastern United States to develop successful business plans and create new clean energy companies. As part of the Obama...

2011-03-09 18:18:00

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., March 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Twelve lucky basketball fans will enjoy an all-expense-paid trip for two to the 2011 ACC Basketball Tournament. One of those fans could walk away a millionaire. BB&T, the official bank of the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC), is sponsoring the Million Dollar Bank Shot Challenge at the ACC Tournament in Greensboro, N.C., March 10-13. "The challenge offers an opportunity for 12 ACC fans to enjoy four days of exciting conference...

2010-05-24 11:20:00

GREENSBORO, N.C., and PITTSBURGH, May 24 /PRNewswire/ -- The Atlantic Coast Conference has chosen DVSport, Inc., a leader in state-of-the-art high definition (HD) sports replay technology, to upgrade its football instant replay systems from Standard Definition to High Definition, ACC Commissioner John Swofford announced Monday. The new HD system will provide ACC replay officials with the improved clarity of a high definition picture and an enhanced tool set to review each and every play....

2009-09-26 16:10:51

Quarterback Josh Nesbitt ran and passed Georgia Tech to a 24-7 win over No. 22 North Carolina Saturday at Atlanta. Nesbitt scored twice after 32 carries for 97 yards and also completed 7-of-11 passes for 89 yards. Running back Jonathan Dwyer, the 2008 ACC Player of the Year, helped Tech maintain ball control by gaining 158 yards on 19 carries. Roddy Jones rushed for a touchdown, while receivers Stephen Hill and Demaryius Thomas combined to make five receptions for 73 yards for the Yellow...

2009-09-10 23:05:43

Scott Blair kicked two field goals in the final 5:40 Thursday and No. 13 Georgia Tech, after letting a 24-0 lead disappear, rallied to defeat Clemson 30-27. Blair had three field goals overall and also threw a touchdown pass in the first period as part of a quick start for the Yellow Jackets in the Atlantic Coast Conference opener for both teams. Clemson quarterback Kyle Parker then threw three touchdown passes and the Tigers scored 27 straight points to move in front. Blair tied it with a...