ACC Reaches All-Time High for Broadcast Coverage of Fall Olympic Sports

ACC Reaches All-Time High for Broadcast Coverage of Fall Olympic Sports

Thursday August 8, 2013

At least 101 contests are scheduled to be shown during 2013 season

GREENSBORO, N.C. (theACC.com) – The Atlantic Coast Conference announced broadcast coverage today for its Olympic sports for the upcoming fall season. The league’s media rights holders will distribute at least 101 events live, surpassing the previous record of 77 set last year.

“We are pleased to be able to showcase the ACC’s Olympic Sports at an unprecedented level this fall,” said ACC Commissioner John Swofford. “With Notre Dame, Pitt and Syracuse competing for the first time as league members, it’s an exciting time for all the players, coaches and fans. We appreciate the relationship we have with our television partners and look forward to continuing to showcase the ACC and its 15 member schools.”

Highlights of the ACC’s upcoming fall broadcast schedule include:

  • 101 games, totaling 193 school appearances – the highest count in history for ACC fall Olympic sports.
     
  • A total of 82 ACC fall contests will exclusively appear on ESPN networks, including six on ESPNU and 76 on ESPN3. All 82 games will also be available on computers, smartphones, tablets, Xbox and Apple TV via WatchESPN
     
  • The ACC Men’s and Women’s Soccer Championship games will both be carried live on ESPNU. Both semifinals will be shown on ESPN3. The ACC Field Hockey Championship semifinals and finals will be carried as part of the ACC RSN package and on ESPN3.
     
  • An additional 15 games will be broadcast on the league’s regional sports networks (RSN), which include FOX Sports Carolinas, FOX Sports South, FOX Sports Florida, FOX Sports Indiana, Sun Sports, Comcast SportsNet Mid-Atlantic, NESN, YES, ROOT SPORTS, and MSG.
     
  • The ACC Digital Network (theACC.com) will carry four soccer matches live – two men’s and two women’s.
     

In addition to the 101 events announced Thursday as part of the ACC’s Olympic Sport conference package, other games may be added as the start of each respective season draws closer. Please see below for the complete 2013 ACC Fall Olympic Sports Schedule:

Date of Game      Sport      Time      Visitor      Home      Platform
08/25/13      W. Soccer      1:00 PM      Auburn      Florida State      ESPN3
09/02/13      M. Soccer      7:00 PM      South Carolina      Clemson      ESPN3
09/04/13      W. Soccer      7:00 PM      Georgetown      NC State      ESPN3
09/06/13      M. Soccer      8:00 PM      Virginia      Clemson      ESPN3
09/06/13      Volleyball      7:00 PM      Ohio State      Florida State      ESPN3
09/06/13      W. Soccer      5:30 PM      South Carolina      Clemson      ESPN3
09/08/13      M. Soccer      12:00 PM      North Carolina      Notre Dame      ESPNU
09/12/13      W. Soccer      7:00 PM      Maryland      Clemson      ESPN3
09/12/13      W. Soccer      7:00 PM      Notre Dame      NC State      ESPN3
09/12/13      W. Soccer      7:00 PM      Boston College      Pittsburgh      ESPN3
09/13/13      M. Soccer      7:00 PM      Maryland      North Carolina      ESPN3
09/14/13      M. Soccer      7:00 PM      Clemson      NC State      ESPN3
09/15/13      W. Soccer      1:00 PM      Boston College      Clemson      ESPN3
09/15/13      W. Soccer      1:00 PM      Notre Dame      North Carolina      ESPN3
09/15/13      W. Soccer      1:00 PM      NC State      Pittsburgh      ESPN3
09/17/13      M. Soccer      7:00 PM      UNC-Greensboro      Clemson      ESPN3
09/18/13      W. Soccer      8:00 PM      North Carolina      Florida State      ESPNU
09/20/13      M. Soccer      7:00 PM      North Carolina      Virginia Tech      ESPN3
09/20/13      Volleyball      7:00 PM      Wisconsin      NC State      ESPN3
09/21/13      M. Soccer      7:00 PM      Wake Forest      Pittsburgh      ESPN3
09/22/13      W. Soccer      1:00 PM      NC State      Florida State      ESPN3
09/22/13      W. Soccer      1:00 PM      Virginia      Pittsburgh      ESPN3
09/24/13      M. Soccer      7:00 PM      Navy      Virginia Tech      ESPN3
09/25/13      Volleyball      8:00 PM      NC State      North Carolina      ESPNU
09/26/13      W. Soccer      7:00 PM      North Carolina      Pittsburgh      ESPN3
09/26/13      W. Soccer      7:00 PM      Virginia      Duke      ACCDN
09/29/13      Volleyball      2:00 PM      Georgia Tech      Pittsburgh      ESPN3
09/29/13      W. Soccer      1:00 PM      FSU      Clemson      ESPN3
09/29/13      W. Soccer      1:00 PM      Boston College      NC State      ESPN3
10/03/13      W. Soccer      7:00 PM      Boston College      Florida State      ESPN3
10/04/13      M. Soccer      7:00 PM      Duke      North Carolina      ESPN3
10/04/13      Volleyball      7:00 PM      Miami      Clemson      ESPN3
10/04/13      Volleyball      7:00 PM      Virginia Tech      Pittsburgh      ESPN3
10/05/13      M. Soccer      TBD      Notre Dame      Clemson      ESPN3
10/06/13      W. Soccer      1:00 PM      Maryland      North Carolina      RSN/ESPN3
10/08/13      M. Soccer      7:00 PM      Wake Forest      NC State      ESPN3
10/08/13      M. Soccer      7:00 PM      Clemson      North Carolina      ESPN3
10/08/13      M. Soccer      7:00 PM      Virginia Tech      Pittsburgh      ESPN3
10/08/13      M. Soccer      7:00 PM      Maryland      Notre Dame      ACCDN
10/09/13      Volleyball      7:00 PM      Georiga Tech      Clemson      ESPN3
10/10/13      W. Soccer      7:00 PM      NC State      North Carolina      ESPN3
10/10/13      W. Soccer      7:00 PM      Notre Dame      Virginia      ACCDN
10/11/13      M. Soccer      7:00 PM      Maryland      Virginia      RSN/ESPN3
10/11/13      M. Soccer      7:00 PM      Notre Dame      Virginia Tech      ESPN3
10/11/13      Volleyball      7:00 PM      Notre Dame      Clemson      ESPN3
10/11/13      Volleyball      7:00 PM      Duke      North Carolina      ESPN3
10/12/13      Volleyball      7:00 PM      Notre Dame      Georgia Tech      ESPN3
10/12/13      Volleyball      5:00 PM      Wake Forest      North Carolina      ESPN3
10/13/13      Volleyball      2:00 PM      Pittsburgh      Florida State      RSN/ESPN3
10/13/13      W. Soccer      12:00 PM      Notre Dame      Virginia Tech      RSN/ESPN3
10/16/13      Volleyball      8:00 PM      Miami      Florida State      ESPNU
10/17/13      W. Soccer      7:00 PM      Duke      Clemson      ESPN3
10/17/13      W. Soccer      7:00 PM      Virginia      NC State      ESPN3
10/17/13      W. Soccer      7:00 PM      Wake Forest      Virginia Tech      ESPN3
10/18/13      M. Soccer      6:30 PM      Syracuse      North Carolina      RSN/ESPN3
10/18/13      Volleyball      8:30 PM      Duke      Georgia Tech      RSN/ESPN3
10/18/13      Volleyball      7:00 PM      NC State      Virginia Tech      ESPN3
10/19/13      M. Soccer      7:00 PM      Notre Dame      NC State      ESPN3
10/19/13      Field Hockey      1:00 PM      Boston College      North Carolina      ESPN3
10/19/13      Volleyball      6:00 PM      North Carolina      Virginia Tech      ESPN3
10/20/13      Volleyball      1:00 PM      Florida State      Notre Dame      ESPN3
10/20/13      Volleyball      2:00 PM      Syracuse      Pittsburgh      ESPN3
10/20/13      W. Soccer      2:00 PM      Wake Forest      Clemson      RSN/ESPN3
10/20/13      W. Soccer      1:00 PM      Maryland      Florida State      ESPN3
10/20/13      W. Soccer      12:00 PM      Syracuse      NC State      RSN/ESPN3
10/23/13      Field Hockey      6:00 PM      Longwood      North Carolina      ESPN3
10/24/13      W. Soccer      7:00 PM      Florida State      Virginia Tech      ESPN3
10/25/13      M. Soccer      6:30 PM      Boston College      Clemson      RSN/ESPN3
10/25/13      Volleyball      8:30 PM      Miami      Wake Forest      RSN/ESPN3
10/26/13      M. Soccer      7:00 PM      North Carolina      Pittsburgh      ESPN3
10/27/13      W. Soccer      1:00 PM      Notre Dame      Clemson      ESPN3
10/27/13      W. Soccer      1:00 PM      Pittsburgh      Duke      RSN/ESPN3
10/31/13      W. Soccer      8:00 PM      Notre Dame      Florida State      RSN/ESPN3
10/31/13      W. Soccer      7:00 PM      Wake Forest      NC State      ESPN3
10/31/13      W. Soccer      7:00 PM      Duke      North Carolina      ESPN3
11/01/13      Volleyball      7:00 PM      North Carolina      Florida State      ESPN3
11/01/13      M. Soccer      7:00 PM      North Carolina      Virginia      ACCDN
11/03/13      Volleyball      1:00 PM      NC State      Florida State      ESPN3
11/03/13      Volleyball      1:00 PM      Virginia Tech      Georgia Tech      ESPN3
11/03/13      Volleyball      2:00 PM      Pittsburgh      Notre Dame      ESPN3
11/07/13      Volleyball      7:00 PM      Clemson      NC State      ESPN3
11/08/13      M. Soccer      7:00 PM      Maryland      Virginia Tech      ESPN3
11/08/13      Field Hockey      1:00 PM      ACC Semifinal      ACC Championship      RSN/ESPN3
11/08/13      Field Hockey      3:30 PM      ACC Semifinal      ACC Championship      RSN/ESPN3
11/08/13      W. Soccer      5:30 PM      ACC Semifinal      ACC Championship      ESPN3
11/08/13      W. Soccer      8:00 PM      ACC Semifinal      ACC Championship      ESPN3
11/09/13      Volleyball      5:00 PM      Georgia Tech      NC State      ESPN3
11/09/13      Volleyball      6:00 PM      Florida State      Virginia Tech      ESPN3
11/10/13      W. Soccer      4:00 PM      ACC Championship      ACC Championship      ESPNU
11/10/13      Field Hockey      1:00 PM      ACC Championship      ACC Championship      RSN/ESPN3
11/10/13      Volleyball      1:00 PM      Duke      Pittsburgh      ESPN3
11/14/13      Volleyball      6:00 PM      Clemson      Georgia Tech      ESPN3
11/15/13      M. Soccer      5:30 PM      ACC Semifinal      ACC Championship      ESPN3
11/15/13      M. Soccer      8:00 PM      ACC Semifinal      ACC Championship      ESPN3
11/17/13      M. Soccer      2:00 PM      ACC Championship      ACC Championship      ESPNU
11/20/13      Volleyball      7:00 PM      North Carolina      NC State      ESPN3
11/22/13      Volleyball      7:00 PM      Syracuse      Clemson      ESPN3
11/22/13      Volleyball      7:00 PM      Wake Forest      Florida State      ESPN3
11/24/13      Volleyball      2:00 PM      NC State      Pittsburgh      ESPN3
11/29/13      Volleyball      4:00 PM      Boston College      Notre Dame      ESPN3
11/30/13      Volleyball      2:00 PM      Syracuse      Notre Dame      ESPN3