With the 2013 NCAA football season swiftly approaching, the ACC has announced the dates and times for their 2013 Bowl Games.
GREENSBORO, N.C. - The Atlantic Coast Conference announced the dates, networks and times for its 2013 Football Bowl Games. In all, the ACC will have eight guaranteed bowl slots, with one additional conditional contract.
The ACC Champion, if it is not in the Vizio BCS National Championship Game played in the Rose Bowl Stadium, will play in the Discover Orange Bowl, which will be played on Friday, January 3, 3014, at 8 p.m. at Sun Life Stadium in Miami Gardens, Fla. The game will be nationally televised on ESPN.
The Discover Orange Bowl has the first selection of teams which qualified for the BCS after the five conference champions and/or their replacements, have been placed.
If two ACC teams are not selected for the BCS, the Chick-Fil-A Bowl will have the next selection of ACC teams, and it will be played in Atlanta on New Year’s Eve, Tuesday, Dec. 31 with an 8 p.m. kickoff. The opponent will be from the Southeastern Conference, and the game will be televised nationally by ESPN.
2013 ACC Football Bowl Schedule
- Military Bowl (Washington, D.C.) – Friday, Dec. 27, 2013, 2:30 p.m. ET, ESPN
- Kraft Fight Hunger Bowl (San Francisco, Calif.) – Friday, Dec. 27, 2013, 9:30 p.m. ET, ESPN
- Russell Athletic Bowl (Orlando, Fla.) – Saturday, Dec. 28, 2013, 6:45 p.m. ET, ESPN
- Belk Bowl (Charlotte, N.C.) – Saturday, Dec. 28, 2013, 3:20 p.m. ET, ESPN
- Franklin America Mortgage Music Bowl (Nashville, Tenn.) – Monday, Dec. 30, 2013, 3:15 p.m. ET, ESPN
- Advocare V100 Bowl (Shreveport, La.) – Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2013, 12:30 p.m. ET, ESPN
- Hyundai Sun Bowl (El Paso, Tx.) – Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2013, 2 p.m. ET, CBS
- Chick-Fil-A Bowl (Atlanta, Ga.) – Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2013, 8 p.m. ET, ESPN
- Discover Orange Bowl (Miami Gardens, Fla.) – Friday, Jan. 3, 2014, 8 p.m. ET, ESPN
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