History lesson: Super-conference concept rooted in 1990 proposal

By Michael Smith, Staff Writer, Sports Business Journal Published September 26, 2011, Page 1      The idea was to create a super conference of 16 schools overlapping states from the Northeast through the South. Eventually, according to this plan, there would be four super conferences that blanketed the country, and their champions would come together in … Continue reading

ACC Enhances Official Mobile App with Live Football & Basketball Games

Updated application built and launched by Raycom Sports and Silver Chalice; Now available for iPhone, iPad & Android Devices Charlotte, N.C. – iPhone, iPad and Android users can all now access live coverage of ACC Network broadcasts including 13 ACC football games and 35 ACC basketball games with the official ACC Sports App, launched by … Continue reading

Atlantic Coast Conference, Raycom Sports and Thought Equity Motion Enhance Video-Powered ACC Vault with Football

DENVER, Sept. 1, 2011—As the 2011 ACC Football season kicks off, the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) and Raycom Sports announced today the expansion of the ACC Vault (www.theACC.com/vault), which is powered by Thought Equity Motion’s T3 Platform. The ACC Vault now includes full-length ACC regular season and Championship Football games from all 12 ACC member … Continue reading

Raycom Sports’ New HD Truck Arrives

Raycom Sports has taken delivery of its new state-of-the-art high definition broadcast truck. Commissioned in December of 2010, the truck has been on a journey already as it was built over the past 8 ½ months. Construction started in Columbus, Ohio and then moved to San Jose, California before the truck arrived at its home … Continue reading

Jason Aldean and The ACC Network Team Up for 2011 ACC Syndicated Football

Platinum Selling Artist’s Song “My Kinda Party” Will Open ACC Network Telecasts Charlotte, N.C. – Multi-platinum Broken Bow Records recording artist Jason Aldean will open ACC Network telecasts of ACC football all season, it was announced today by Raycom Sports. Aldean’s song “My Kinda Party” will be featured in the opening video montage to lead … Continue reading

ACC Network to expand coverage of the Atlantic Coast Conference

Partnership between Raycom Sports and the ACC is highlighted through official multimedia platforms beginning with the 2011-12 season Charlotte, NC (accnetwork.com) – The ACC Network announced today its mission to expand its coverage of ACC Football and ACC Men’s Basketball telecasts. Through a variety of platforms, the ACC Network will now distribute ACC content through … Continue reading

Thomas Skains Named General Chairman of Belk Bowl for Charlotte Collegiate Football

Will Promote Belk Bowl and Dr Pepper ACC Football Championship in Charlotte Business and Civic Communities Charlotte, N.C. – Charlotte Collegiate Football, owner of the Belk Bowl and the Charlotte organizing committee for the Dr Pepper ACC Football Championship, today announced that Piedmont Natural Gas Chairman, President & CEO Thomas Skains has been named General … Continue reading

ACC Network Studio Show Set to Debut for 2011 College Football Season

McAlister’s Deli Joins Show as Title Sponsor; Show Will Be Hosted by Danielle Trotta and Tommy Bowden Charlotte, N.C. – Raycom Sports today announced the launching of a new studio show, ACC Blitz, to complement coverage of Atlantic Coast Conference Football on the ACC Network this fall. McAlister’s Deli has partnered with the show as … Continue reading