ACC's lunchtime links
August, 23, 2013
By Heather Dinich | ESPN.com
Next week is gaaaame week!
- Virginia cornerback Demetrious Nicholson got a few words of inspiration from Chase Minnifield.
- Here are more notes from Georgia Tech before the Jackets turn their attention to Elon on Monday.
- Clemson coach Dabo Swinney is in "tough love" mode.
- This might make some Clemson fans a little mad.
- Miami coach Al Golden answered questions about a variety of topics.
- Miami freshman linebacker Alex Figueroa was taught by Marines -- his parents.
- Former Clairton stars are trying to work their way into Pitt's lineup.
- Pitt doesn't plan on redshirting lineman Dorian Johnson.
- It's possible charges against NC State running back Shadrach Thornton could be dropped.
- Thornton is receiving counseling.
- Virginia quarterback David Watford has taken freshman cornerback Tim Harris under his wing.
- Not even getting engaged can distract UNC WR Sean Tapley right now.
- Duke walk-on Hud Mellencamp will continue to practice with the football team while he deals with felony battery charges in Indiana.
- Despite blood clots that will keep him out this season, Wake Forest offensive lineman Colin Summers could return for 2014.
- Here are six players who could become household names in the ACC this fall.
Final Nevada 3 Louisiana-Lafayette 16 Final Utah State 21 UTEP 6 Final 22 Utah 45 Colorado State 10 Final Western Michigan 24 Air Force 38 Final South Alabama 28 Bowling Green 33
6:00 PM ET Marshall Northern Illinois 9:30 PM ET Navy San Diego State
12:00 PM ET Central Michigan Western Kentucky 8:00 PM ET Fresno State Rice
1:00 PM ET Illinois Louisiana Tech 4:30 PM ET Rutgers North Carolina 8:00 PM ET North Carolina State UCF
1:00 PM ET Cincinnati Virginia Tech 2:00 PM ET 15 Arizona State Duke 3:30 PM ET Miami (FL) South Carolina 4:30 PM ET Boston College Penn State 8:00 PM ET Nebraska 24 USC
2:00 PM ET Texas A&M West Virginia 5:30 PM ET Oklahoma 17 Clemson 9:00 PM ET Arkansas Texas
3:00 PM ET Notre Dame 23 LSU 6:30 PM ET 13 Georgia 21 Louisville 10:00 PM ET Maryland Stanford
12:30 PM ET 9 Ole Miss 6 TCU 4:00 PM ET 20 Boise State 10 Arizona 8:00 PM ET 7 Mississippi State 12 Georgia Tech
12:00 PM ET 19 Auburn 18 Wisconsin 12:30 PM ET 8 Michigan State 5 Baylor 1:00 PM ET 16 Missouri 25 Minnesota 5:00 PM ET 2 Oregon 3 Florida State 8:30 PM ET 1 Alabama 4 Ohio State
12:00 PM ET Houston Pittsburgh 3:20 PM ET Iowa Tennessee 6:45 PM ET 11 Kansas State 14 UCLA 10:15 PM ET Washington Oklahoma State