Duke beat Tulane 37-7 to win their 5th straight season opener. Blue Devil QB Thomas Sirk, making his first collegiate start, passed for 289 yards and 2 TD's. The Blue Devils outgained the Green Wave 530-271 and Devon Edwards had a 95-yard kickoff return for a touchdown to close out the victory.
UNC's Larry Fedora talked about missed opportunities by the Tar Heels in their 17-13 loss to the South Carolina Gamecocks. Fedora lamented the costly turnovers committed by the Heels but also touched on the positives that the defense provided.
The Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets defeated the Alcorn State Braves 69-6 to kick off their 2015 campaign. Justin Thomas ran for a score and threw for a score as the option offense was in mid-season form against the Braves. The Jackets were able to rush for 476 yards in the game. Marcus Marshall ripped off TD runs of 49 yards and 64 yards as he led Tech with 184 yards on the ground.
GT's Paul Johnson talks about the Yellow Jackets big 69-6 season opening win over Alcorn State. Johnson says that while the score was lopsided in favor of the Jackets, and he was happy with the team's performance, there are still things to work on as the Jackets look forward to playing Tulane next week.
Georgia Tech QB Justin Thomas had plenty of praise to give to his teammates following the Yellow Jackets 69-6 win over Alcorn State. Thomas completed 3 of his 4 passes with a touchdown toss to Michael Summers in the win. He also ran for another score, but gave credit to the rest of the team after the game.
The Wake Forest Demon Deacons defeated the Elon Phoenix 41-3 to begin their 2015 campaign. Quarterback John Wolford had a career night with 323 yards passing and 3 touchdowns with another score on the ground, a 70-yard scramble that is definitely an ACC Must See Moment. The Deacs now will look ahead to next week's matchup with the Syracuse Orange as they begin conference play.
North Carolina outgained South Carolina 440-394 in total yards but came up short on the scoreboard 17-13. UNC sophomore Elijah Hood ran for a career-high 138 yards, but 3 critical interceptions by Marquise Williams led to the Tar Heels' demise.
Justin Thomas throws a pinpoint pass to Michael Summers to give Georgia Tech a 27-0 lead over Alcorn State in the 1st quarter of the Yellow Jackets season opening game. Enjoy Thomas' accuracy and the good hands by Summers in this ACC Must See Moment!
Malik Zaire is the man under center for Notre Dame this season and expectations for the Irish are high. ACCDN host Jeff Fischel counts down the top 3 impact players heading into the 2015 season for the Golden Domers. The new quarterback is on the list, but who else will join him? Find out in this ACC Now.
Virginia Tech football has many impressive victories in the program's history, but the ACC Digital Network has narrowed it down to the top 5. Check out the best Hokie wins, coincidentally all under Frank Beamer, in this ACC Hidden Gem!