The ACC has announced their early season 2013 college football TV schedule, which now features 25 games on the ESPN networks.
Three ACC-SEC match-ups highlight the schedule during the first week. North Carolina at South Carolina kick things off on Thursday, Aug. 29 at 6 p.m. ET on ESPN. Then on Saturday, Aug. 31, Virginia Tech takes on Alabama in the Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game in Atlanta at 5:30 p.m. ET on ESPN. The night is capped off when Georgia visits Clemson at 8 p.m. ET on ABC.
The first ACC match-up is on Labor Day, Monday, Sept. 2 when Florida State travels to face new member Pittsburgh. The game will be televised by ESPN at 8 p.m. ET.
The 2013 Dr. Pepper ACC Championship Game will kickoff at either 7:45 or 8 p.m. ET and will be televised by ABC or ESPN.
Listed below are the ACC games have been selected for television as of May 23:
|ACC – 2013, Week 1|
|Thu., Aug. 29||North Carolina at South Carolina||6:00 p.m.||ESPN|
|Thu., Aug. 29||Presbyterian at Wake Forest||6:30 p.m.||ESPN3|
|Fri., Aug. 30||Florida Atlantic at Miami (FL)||8:00 p.m.||ESPNU|
|Sat., Aug. 31||Villanova at Boston College||12:00 p.m.||ESPN3|
|Sat., Aug. 31||Elon at Georgia Tech||12:00 p.m.||ESPN3|
|Sat., Aug. 31||Louisiana Tech at NC State||12:30 p.m.||ACC Network/ESPN3|
|Sat., Aug. 31||Florida International at Maryland||12:30 p.m.||ACC Network/ESPN3|
|Sat., Aug. 31||BYU at Virginia||3:30 p.m.||ESPNU|
|Sat., Aug. 31||NC Central at Duke||4:00 p.m.||ESPN3|
|Sat., Aug. 31||Virginia Tech vs. Alabama (at Atlanta, GA)||5:30 p.m.||ESPN|
|Sat., Aug. 31||Georgia at Clemson||8:00 p.m.||ABC|
|Mon. Sept. 2||Florida State at Pittsburgh||8:00 p.m.||ESPN|
|ACC – 2013, Week 2|
|Fri., Sept. 6||Wake Forest at Boston College||8:00 p.m.||ESPN2|
|Sat., Sept. 7||Florida at Miami (FL)||12:00 p.m.||ESPN|
|Sat., Sept. 7||Middle Tennessee at North Carolina||12:30 p.m.||ACC Network/ESPN3|
|Sat., Sept. 7||South Carolina State at Clemson||12:30 p.m.||ACC Network/ESPN3|
|Sat., Sept. 7||Western Carolina at Virginia Tech||1:30 p.m.||ESPN3|
|Sat., Sept. 7||Oregon at Virginia||3:30 p.m.||ABC/ESPN2 (RM)|
|Sat., Sept. 7||Old Dominion at Maryland||4:00 p.m.||ESPN3|
|Sat., Sept. 7||Richmond at NC State||6:00 p.m.||ESPN3|
|ACC – 2013, Week 3|
|Sat., Sept. 14||New Mexico at Pittsburgh||12:30 p.m.||ACC Network/ESPN3|
|Sat., Sept. 14||ULM at Wake Forest||12:30 p.m.||ACC Network/ESPN3|
|Sat., Sept. 14||Nevada at Florida State||3:30 p.m.||ESPN or ESPN2|
|Sat., Sept. 14||Georgia Tech at Duke||3:30 p.m.||ESPNU|
|Sat., Sept. 14||Wagner at Syracuse||4:00 p.m.||ESPN3|
|ACC – 2013, Other games|
|Thu., Sept. 19||Clemson at NC State||7:30 p.m.||ESPN|
|Thu., Sept. 26||Virginia Tech at Georgia Tech||7:30 p.m.||ESPN|
|Thu., Oct. 17||Miami (FL) at North Carolina||TBA||ESPN|
|Thu., Nov. 14||Georgia Tech at Clemson||7:30 p.m.||ESPN|
|Fri., Nov. 29||Miami (FL) at Pittsburgh||TBA||ABC, ESPN or ESPN2|
|Sat., Dec. 7||Dr. Pepper ACC Championship Game||7:45/8 p.m.||ABC or ESPN|
Where is the Georgia Tech at BYU game?
Since it’s at BYU, the game time and TV are controlled by the Cougars/ESPN. This announcement was for games controlled by the ACC only.