Mark Packer and Wes Durham cover every angle of every story from all 15 schools in the ACC. Whether it's on the field of play or off of it, Packer and Durham have you covered all season long.
Matt Park joins to discuss what improvements Syracuse has had to make since last year in order to have a successful season this year. Dalen guests hosts today and the guys talk about the defense coordinators that are entering their 2nd year and what expectations they are going to have this college football season.
Manny Navarro joins to talk about how Miami looks with the returning players this year and if they are ready to win a championship and the guys talk about the offense coordinators that are entering their 2nd year and what expectations they are going to have this college football season.
We announce the 2021 Preseason ALL-ACC Football team & ACC Preseason Player of the Year, and Roddy gives us his "Chip on the Shoulder" team of players who might be upset they were left off the list. Plus ESPN College Football Analyst Tom Luginbill joins the show to share his thoughts on the impact of conference expansion on recruiting. And we check in on how the ACC is doing in the Tokyo Olympics.
ESPN College Football Reporter Heather Dinich joins the show to talk about CFP expansion and conference realignment. We also speak to Pete Sampson from "The Athletic" who gives us his thoughts on where Notre Dame stands with all the conference realignment talk. Plus Wes and Roddy give us their preseason ALL-ACC Defensive team and we hear from FSU QB McKenzie Milton who spoke to us from the ACC Football Kickoff.
Texas and Oklahoma announce they will not renew media rights with Big 12 following 2025 expiration. We ask if the ACC should look to expand upon its current conference membership. Plus Wes and Roddy release their preseason all ACC ballots and share who they think will have breakout seasons this year. And we give you a little "ACC Fill in the Blank".
We have the honor to release the official ACC Preseason Poll and it has Clemson, UNC, and Miami as the top 3. We also look at some of the teams hoping to bounce back from last season. Roddy expects Louisville to be one of those schools. Plus ESPN CFB Reporter Andrea Adelson visits with the guys to give us her thoughts on the official ACC Preseason Poll and conference realignment.
ESPN Sports Writer David Hale joins the show to give us the latest on conference realignment. And David Teel from the Richmond Times-Dispatch shares his thoughts on conference realignment and how the ACC will react to it.. Plus we replay our visit with Pitt QB Kenny Pickett from The ACC Football Kickoff.
France beats Team USA 83-76 handing America its first loss since Argentina beat them in 2004. We ask the question should Team USA go back to using college players? In happier news, incoming Virginia freshman Emma Weyant wins silver in the 400IM. Plus the guys address how the ACC will react to conference realignment amid the news about Texas and Oklahoma showing interest in joining the SEC. And we replay our visit with Mack Brown from the ACC Football Kickoff.
We finish our recap of the ACC Football Kickoff by hearing from Duke Head Coach David Cutcliffe who talks about the difference this offseason feels compared to last year. Plus Clemson quarterback DJ Uiagalelei talks about being the full time starting QB going into this season. We also hear from the players & coaches about CFP expansion, and put a bow on things by looking back at our favorite moments from Charlotte.
We continue recapping the ACC Football Kickoff and play our visits with Miami quarterback D'Eriq King who talks about recovering from his injury. We also hear from UNC Quarterback Sam Howell and get his expectations for the season. Plus we visit with Florida State Head Coach Mike Norvell who talks about going into his second season as head coach of the Seminoles.
Another ACC Football Kickoff is in the books, Eric and Wes share some of their favorite moments from this week in Charlotte. We hear from Clemson Head Coach Dabo Swinney as he addressed the media. Plus potential conference realignment is on the table after reports that Texas & Oklahoma reached out to SEC. And Name Image Likeness was a hot topic in Charlotte and we hear what players & coaches have to say about NIL.
ESPN College Football Analyst Tom Luginbill joins the show to help us get ready for the ACC Football Kickoff, and the latest with NIL. Plus we look at the toughest 3 day stretches on the ACC Schedule. The Lumberjacks also give us a little "ACC Which Will Happen First" With questions like will a defensive player win ACC player of the year before a Wide Receiver?. And we look back at when Roddy attended the ACC Football Kickoff as a player.
ESPN College Football Analyst stops by to give us his position by position rankings of ACC Schools. Plus we continue giving the strengths and weaknesses for some of the big name ACC players who have limited tape. And many ACC players Find themselves on the watch lists for many season awards. We see may end up holding some hardware come the end of the year.
ESPN College Football Reporter Andrea Adelson joins the show from the “Clemson Media Olympics”. Plus we breakdown the positives and negatives for some of the ACC's biggest players who have limited tape to study on them. We also continue to get you ready for tomorrow's ACC Football Kickoff, and get a sneak peek of tonight's John Swofford special called "Building a Legacy".
ESPN College Football Writer David Hale joins the show to give us his position by position rankings of where each ACC school stands going into the season. We also do some "Fill In the Blanks" with questions like which player is most important to his school and the ACC transfer your most excited to watch this season? And we look ahead to the John Swofford special tomorrow night on ACCN and we watch an excerpt from the show.
We continue to run through the list of players and coaches each school plans on bringing to the ACC Football Kickoff on Wednesday. Plus David Teel from the Richmond Times-Dispatch joins the show to get us ready for the ACC Football Kickoff this Wednesday from Charlotte. And we update you on some of the latest Name Image and Likeness news.
After a couple weeks off we are back! We look ahead to the ACC Football Kickoff coming up on Wednesday from Charlotte. And we look through the list of schools to see which coaches and which players will be there doing media. Plus we mention some of the standout ACC baseball players who were selected in this year's MLB draft. And we watch a feature about Pitt's talented Quarterback Kenny Pickett.
Today marks the beginning of a new era where athletes will be able to get compensated for their name image and likeness. Carla Williams joins from UVA to discuss how she expects this to impact her school and if anything is being done to help the student athletes.
Miami Athletics Director Blake James joins the show with Name Image and Likeness set to go in effect in Florida on Thursday. We also visit with Virginia Baseball coach Brian O'Connor who is just back from his team's run in Omaha at the CWS. Plus Manny Diaz addresses Miami's recruiting strategy at annual Paradise Camp on Saturday.
Wes updates us on his golf outing with David Pollack from yesterday. Plus we get the matchups from the ACC-Big Ten Challenge. We take a look at some of the games that standout. And the guys run through the “Thrill of Victory” and “Agony of defeat” for each ACC school from the 2020/21 academic calendar. We also hear Wes's reaction to the NC State baseball story and replay our interview with NC State AD Boo Corrigan.
NC State Athletics Director Boo Corrigan joins the show to address the situation regarding the baseball team. Plus College baseball Analyst Mike Rooney gives us his thoughts on how things went down in Omaha. And we continue to take your calls and reaction to what went down with the NC State baseball team.
Joe Giglio from WRAL Sports joins the show to give an inside look at how NC State is handling their elimination from the CWS. We also give you "The Best from the Weekend" and "The Worst From the Weekend" in ACC sports.. Plus we continue to take your calls and get more reaction to the fallout from the NCAA decision to send NC State home.
NC State eliminated from CWS after Saturday's game vs Vanderbilt declared no-contest (Covid-19 protocols) NC State is the 5th D1 school to be removed from an NCAA tournament this year due to Covid protocols. We take your calls about the situation and get the reaction from you the listeners.. Plus we replay our interview with UVA swimmer Paige Madden.
Estela Perez-Somarriba joins from Spain to discuss going pro in Europe and how hard she has been training to improve her ranking. Mark & Wes also talk about alums from ACC schools that are playing in the 2021 Summer Olympics being held in Tokyo this year.
Heather Dinich joins to discuss the CFP Board of Managers authorizing the 10 FBS commissioners to begin a "summer review phase" to examine the feasibility of an expanded playoff and the guys talk about UVA's loss to Mississippi State in the Men's College World Series yesterday. .
NC State Pitcher Sam Highfill joins us live from Omaha fresh off throwing 7 shutout innings against Vanderbilt in the College World Series. Plus Manny Navarro from The Athletic continues with our Two-A-Days with an inside look at the Miami Hurricanes. And ESPN College Sports Reporter Kelsey Riggs joins us live from Omaha to give us a report on how the ACC schools are doing in the CWS.
We look at the tremendous job Brian O'Connor, Tony Bennett, Lars Tiffany,and Bronco Mendenhall have had coaching at Virginia. And they aren't the only ones. Plus ESPN College Sports Reporter Dan Murphy sits down with the guys to explain yesterday's Supreme Court ruling against the NCAA. And Jeff Gravley from GoPack.com visits with us from Omaha to talk about last night's exciting 1-0 for NC State in the College World Series.
NC State beats Vanderbilt 1-0 in a game dominated by pitching. Freshman Sam Highfill tossed 7.1 innings with 0ER and 7Ks for The Wolfpack. We set the stage for tonight's game as Virginia takes on Mississippi State. Plus we continue with our Two-A-Days and speak to Grace Raynor from The Athletic who gives us an inside look at Clemson, And we give you the latest regarding the Supreme Court ruling against the NCAA in the NCAA vs Alston case.