ACC's lunchtime links
October, 19, 2012
By Andrea Adelson | ESPN.com
World Series bound!
- Boston College tight end Chris Pantale is ready to be a bigger part of the game plan this week. Reserve receiver Colin Larmond has been suspended indefinitely for a violation of team rules.
- Travis Blanks has been everywhere for the Clemson defense. Commit Robert Nkemdiche begins a recruiting diary with ESPN Recruiting Nation.
- Duke football and Ross Cockrell are on the rise.
- Florida State receiver Kelvin Benjamin is earning his coaches' trust.
- Georgia Tech is working on defending a problematic formation that has given the defense fits.
- Maryland is raising the bar on defense.
- Heralded Miami recruit Tracy Howard is improving but still seeking his first start.
- Can NC State win out?
- North Carolina puts its four-game winning streak on the line.
- Guided by his brother, Virginia defensive end Eli Harold has thrived following his mother's death.
- Virginia Tech may get guard David Wang back in time for Clemson.
- Wake Forest is down to one receiver it can rely on to catch passes.
- Athlon Sports brings you their Week 8 preview and predictions, and their midseason review.
2:00 PM ET Washington State Colorado State 3:30 PM ET 20 Fresno State 25 USC 5:30 PM ET Buffalo San Diego State 9:00 PM ET Tulane Louisiana-Lafayette
6:00 PM ET Pittsburgh Bowling Green 9:30 PM ET Utah State 23 Northern Illinois
2:30 PM ET Marshall Maryland 6:00 PM ET Syracuse Minnesota 9:30 PM ET Brigham Young Washington
12:00 PM ET Rutgers Notre Dame 3:20 PM ET Cincinnati North Carolina 6:45 PM ET Miami (FL) 18 Louisville 10:15 PM ET Michigan Kansas State
11:45 AM ET Middle Tennessee Navy 3:15 PM ET Ole Miss Georgia Tech 6:45 PM ET 10 Oregon Texas 10:15 PM ET 14 Arizona State Texas Tech
12:30 PM ET Arizona Boston College 2:00 PM ET Virginia Tech 17 UCLA 4:00 PM ET Rice Mississippi State 8:00 PM ET 24 Duke 21 Texas A&M
12:00 PM ET Nebraska 22 Georgia 12:00 PM ET UNLV North Texas 1:00 PM ET Iowa 16 LSU 1:00 PM ET 19 Wisconsin 9 South Carolina 5:00 PM ET 5 Stanford 4 Michigan State 8:30 PM ET 15 UCF 6 Baylor
7:30 PM ET 13 Oklahoma State 8 Missouri 8:30 PM ET 12 Clemson 7 Ohio State