The Virginia-Virginia Tech game, which now will be played Dec. 12, was moved from Sept. 19 after the Hokies asked to postpone it because of coronavirus-related issues.
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On a night when the ACC and Big 12 made their debuts, it was the Sun Belt conference that stole the show with a couple of huge upsets.
- Virginia-Va. Tech matchup shifted to Dec. 12
- Virginia Tech's game with Virginia ppd. by COVID
- Clemson picked as heavy favorite to win ACC
- ACC to have 3 COVID tests a week in season
Virginia Tech's season opener against Virginia on Sept. 19 has been postponed due to coronavirus issues at Virginia Tech, the school announced Saturday.
Clemson is the overwhelming preseason choice to win the ACC, with Notre Dame picked to finish second, the league announced Friday.
Mark & Wes talk about the issues that the pandemic has brought that can impact the football season and how schools will have to work to keep athletes and fans safe.
The ACC will begin coronavirus testing three times per week during the season as part of an enhanced set of medical protocols, the league announced Friday.
Brennan Armstrong, who has appeared in 11 games over the past two seasons, is the choice to replace Bryce Perkins as the starting quarterback at Virginia, coach Bronco Mendenhall said.
The guys dress up for our 200th show and speak with college football reporter Adam Rittenberg who gives us the latest news out of the BIG10 as some parents protest the decision to cancel spring sports. We also get ready for the release of the preseason AP poll which will still include BIG10 and PAC12 teams.
CFB Pod: University presidents have gone silent; how are UNC and Notre proceeding after COVID spike on campus; parents converge on Big Ten HQ
Kevin Negandhi and David Pollack kick off the podcast discussing David’s optimism that the season will get off the ground, athletes already making sacrifices to play pre-pandemic, the podcast they recorded but had to scrap, university presidents going quiet and how college football should crown a champion. Next, Andrea Adelson hops on to talk about how North Carolina and Notre Dame are handling preparations for the football season with spikes in coronavirus cases on campus (32:24). Finally, Adam Rittenberg calls in from the Big Ten headquarters after hearing from parents who are speaking out against the conference’s decision to postpone the season (44:40).
Virginia coach Bronco Mendenhall said it's difficult to reconcile having football players on a campus with no students should the school shift to full-time remote learning.
Mark & Wes are joined by Bubba Cunningham to talk about challenges UNC athletics is facing with the spike of positive Covid-19 cases after students return to campus.
We visit with one of our favorite guests David Teel from the Daily Press and get his thoughts on will we see college football this fall. Plus we speak with ACC Network's Jordan Cornette who will be the host of the new show called The Huddle and get his thoughts on the state of college football and the ACC.
It's a Virginia takeover and we have a great visit with Virginia Athletic Director Carla Williams who gets into her hopes to see college football played this fall. And the teamwork it will take with other conferences for us to have a safe fall sports season. We also breakdown the Virginia football schedule which includes some brutal road contests.
Virginia says no student-athletes tested positive for the coronavirus last week.
The ACC will play a 10-game conference schedule with one nonconference game, with Notre Dame playing a full league schedule as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.
All ACC schools and Notre Dame will play 10 conference games plus one nonconference game of their choosing.
The end of July was pegged as a target for making college football scheduling decisions, but don't be surprised if the remaining Power 5 conferences wait longer to announce their plans.
The guys visit with Florida State head Football Coach Mike Norvell who talks about the balance of player development during the covid-19 pandemic. Plus we look at the biggest question marks facing both Clemson & Virginia football teams & get a visit from Virginia Tech Golf Coach Brian Sharp.
If the Chick-fil-A Kickoff Games between Florida State-West Virginia, Georgia-Virginia and Auburn-North Carolina are canceled, Peach Bowl CEO Gary Stokan estimates a loss of $100 million in economic impact for Atlanta.
Virginia says two football players have tested positive for the coronavirus and will self-isolate for at least 10 days, along with other members of the program found to have come into close contact with them.
The Coastal Division can be difficult to predict, with seven different champions in the past seven seasons, but the Tar Heels, Hurricanes and Hokies appear to have an edge.
Virginia has changed its logo to remove imagery that referenced the school's past relationship with slavery.
With student-athletes restricted from campuses, we look at how players are staying in shape and how their respective programs are holding them accountable.