Dr Pepper ACC Football Championship Game to Remain in Charlotte for 2012 and 2013

Dec. 2, 2011

GREENSBORO, N.C. (theACC.com) - The 2012 and 2013 Dr Pepper ACC Football Championship Games will once again be held in Charlotte, N.C., as announced today by Atlantic Coast Conference Commissioner John Swofford.

"The Dr Pepper ACC Football Championship Game has seen tremendous success in Charlotte, and we're pleased to announce that they will serve as the host city for 2012 and 2013," said ACC Commissioner John Swofford. "The City of Charlotte has done a terrific job over the past two years and we continue to be appreciative of the enthusiasm and support."

The 2012 Dr Pepper ACC Football Championship Game will be on Saturday, December 1st, while the 2013 contest will be played on Saturday, December 7th.

This year's game is sold out and set for Saturday, December 3rd, at Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte, NC. The game will kick off in primetime at 8:00 p.m. and will be televised by ESPN and ESPN 3-D. General public tickets to the game were sold out in early November.