Partnership brings content for all ACC sports to fans everywhere
CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) and Raycom Sports today announced the relaunch of the Official ACC Sports App presented by Carrabba’s, to coincide with the official welcome of the ACC’s newest member, the University of Louisville. The new release now features every ACC sport, in addition to updated branding of the ACC and member schools.
The newest version, available for update or download on iPhone, iPad or Android, is free and packed with even more features than before. Fans of all 15 teams can now easily access every ACC sport, standings, headlines, statistics, ACC Digital Network videos and select ACC live games.
The New ACC Sports App presented by Carrabba’s will continue to be the best source for ACC fans to stay connected to their favorite teams. With SportsLabs’ Advanced Media Platform (AMP), the app pulls scores and stats as well as social and user generated content from across all 15 teams and media landscapes, providing users of the app all of the news surrounding their team in one easy to navigate, seamless experience.
“Raycom Sports and the ACC are committed to being in the forefront of technology,” said Chad Swofford, Senior Director of Business and New Media for Raycom Sports. “The new Official ACC Sports App presented by Carrabba’s will continue to offer fans more access to our content than ever before. Fans will be able to access real-time information and news on all ACC sports, in addition to original ACC Digital Network video and ACC Network live events. The ACC Sports App also features social and user-generated content thanks to Raycom Sports’ continued relationship with SportsLabs.”
Download the Official ACC Sports App: http://www.theacc.com/#!/page/MobileApps
The Atlantic Coast Conference, now in its 62nd year of competition and 15 members strong, has long enjoyed the reputation as one of the strongest and most competitive intercollegiate conferences in the nation. ACC members Boston College, Clemson, Duke, Florida State, Georgia Tech, Louisville, Miami, North Carolina, NC State, Notre Dame, Pitt, Syracuse, Virginia, Virginia Tech and Wake Forest continue to build upon the cornerstones on which the league was founded in 1953 with a consistent balance of academics, athletics and integrity. For more information, visit theACC.com and follow @theACC on Twitter and on facebook.com/theACC.
Charlotte-based Raycom Sports is a leading independent sports sales & marketing, syndication, event management and production firm. Raycom is the current syndicated television rightsholder of ACC men’s basketball and football telecasts through 2027. In a partnership with the ACC, Raycom operates the ACC Network, which distributes ACC content through live television broadcasting, original programming via digital technologies, historical archives, mobile applications, social media, ACC Championship events and the official ACC website. Raycom Sports’ parent company Raycom Media, located in Montgomery, Alabama, owns and operates 53 television stations covering over 12 percent of the United States across 18 states.
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