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 College Football Poll, Atlantic Coast Conferece
Florida State is projected to win the Atlantic Division with a much-improved record of 11-1, reeling off 11 straight victories after an opening-day loss at Miami.
Miami, the overwhelming conference title favorite of the ACC media, has had what coach Larry Coker has called a "tough offseason" and it could have a disastrous affect on the 'Canes season-opener against Florida State.
Florida State has a few possible hazards in its path to the Atlantic Division title as five of their projected wins are by 6 points or less.
www.collegefootballpoll.com /analysis_acc.html   (965 words)

 Atlantic Coast Conference — Infoplease.com
Atlantic Coast Conference - Atlantic Coast Conference Conference Overall W L PF PA W L PF PA *Florida St. 8 0 347 128 11 1 468...
Atlantic Coast Conference - Atlantic Coast Conference Conference Overall W L PF PA W L PF PA *Maryland 7 1 261 173 10 2 413 266...
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www.infoplease.com /ipsa/A0760261.html   (316 words)

 Atlantic most conference - Atlantic Coast Conference basketball Sporting News, The - Find Articles
As the only coach to have led programs in the Atlantic Coast, Big Ten and Big East, Williams qualifies as an authority on the relative strengths and weaknesses of college basketball's elite confederations.
ACC teams are 88-21 against non-conference foes, including 11-7 against non-conference ranked teams.
The ACC, which has avoided the immense expansion that has watered down many leagues, is the complete package.
www.findarticles.com /p/articles/mi_m1208/is_n7_v222/ai_20302261   (940 words)

 History of the Atlantic Coast Conference (Chatham Journal Weekly)
The Atlantic Coast Conference was founded on May 8, 1953, at the Sedgefield Inn near Greensboro, N.C., with seven charter members - Clemson, Duke, Maryland, North Carolina, North Carolina State, South Carolina and Wake Forest - drawing up the conference by-laws.
Duke’s Eddie Cameron recommended that the name of the conference be the Atlantic Coast Conference, and the motion was passed unanimously.
The ACC operated with seven members until April 3, 1978, when the Georgia Institute of Technology was admitted.
www.chathamjournal.com /weekly/sports/college/acc-history-50809.shtml   (2029 words)

 Atlantic Coast Conference - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This was done in response to concern over selections in the 2005 ACC bowl season when the Atlantic Division co-champion, Boston College, fell to the last-pick MPC Computers Bowl.
During the 2006 season, each of the nine ACC men's soccer teams was in the top 25.
NC State and East Carolina (Conference USA): A football rivalry that started in the 1980's, made infamous in 1987 when State lost to underdog ECU in Raleigh, and East Carolina fans tore down the goalposts of the opposing team.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Atlantic_Coast_Conference   (2844 words)

 TheACC.com - The Official Athletic Site of the Atlantic Coast Conference
All five ACC teams were playing at home.
ACC teams win three out of five games.
ACC teams win two, lose two on the day.
www.theacc.com   (378 words)

 Hoopville - Atlantic Coast Conference
When we last visited the conference, North Carolina was cutting down the nets after beating Illinois in the national championship game, and the other 10 schools were watching in envy.
Key stretch: Miami's conference schedule is rough from top to bottom, but the definitive stretch may come in early to mid February when the Hurricanes play at Georgia Tech before hosting North Carolina State and North Carolina.
Therefore, the early part of conference schedule is critical when the Tigers open ACC play at home against Florida State and also get Duke and Wake Forest at home in a two-week stretch.
www.hoopville.net /conferences/12.asp?EntryID=13482   (8242 words)

 ESPN.com: NCAA - Judge throws out Big East suit against ACC
HARTFORD, Conn. -- The Atlantic Coast Conference was dropped as a defendant Friday in a lawsuit by Big East schools over ACC expansion, but the legal battle appears far from over.
ACC school officials recently disputed rumors that Boston College could still be a possible 12th member, the number required to hold a conference football title game.
The plaintiffs had used the ACC's relationship with Bristol-based ESPN as part of their argument to sue the conference.
espn.go.com /ncaa/news/2003/1010/1635184.html   (695 words)

 ESPN.com - NCF - Midseason Review: Atlantic Coast Conference
The only other ACC team that has not lost a league game is North Carolina State, which was written off early in the season before responding with back-to-back wins against a pair of ranked teams, BC and FSU.
NC State, picked to finish fifth in the Atlantic Division, and Georgia Tech, a third-place choice in the Coastal Division, head into this weekend's games perched at the top of their respective divisions.
That the Demon Deacons are 5-1 and in the hunt for an ACC championship berth is surprising enough.
sports.espn.go.com /ncf/news/story?id=2621764   (1024 words)

 Atlantic Coast Conference Retreat
ACC leaders meet annually in February for a Winter Retreat.
At the 2004 retreat we laid the groundwork for the Core Values statement that was reviewed at the Spring delegate meeting and approved at the Fall delegate meeting.
This was followed by requests to discuss a definition of “healthy congregations”, the role of scripture in our life together, and the balancing act of getting things done or letting them happen.
www.beyondborders.net /je-assoc/AtlanticCoastConferenceRetreat.htm   (596 words)

 College Basketball Preview - Atlantic Coast Conference - College Basketball
In the NCAA Tournament, the ACC proved to be the winningest conference (12-4), including North Carolina winning the national title.
It was the ACC's third national championship in the last five years and the 10th overall.
Still, this is Duke's conference to lose, as there may not be a better team on paper than the Blue Devils to start the season.
www.ktvu.com /cbask/5234000/detail.html   (3028 words)

 Peace Mug Awarded to Willa Mae Thomas by Atlantic Coast Conference
The Atlantic Coast Conference Peace and Justice Committee annually awards a "peace mug" to a person exemplifying Christ's love to persons experiencing adversity and injustice.
At the conference's fall assembly on Oct. 22nd, the 2005 peace mug was awarded to Willie Mae Thomas of the Hopewell Reading congregation located in Reading, PA.
She states that she decided to join the Mennonite Church after she was convinced "they live as they teach".
peace.mennolink.org /articles/atlanticcoastmug2.html   (426 words)

 Scheduling the Atlantic Coast Conference Basketball Games
In the case of a highly competitive league with numerous fans and lucrative television coverage, such as Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) basketball, the problem gets more complex as each team vies for a schedule that optimizes recognition and revenue.
Past year's ACC basketball schedules were always full of compromises, as conventional manual approaches to game scheduling could not provide a fair and balanced scheduled.
While the first four features make Prolog an exceptional language for expressing the solution to problems such as the ACC scheduling problem, it is the fifth feature that makes it a practical language for implementing the solution.
www.amzi.com /articles/acc_basketball.htm   (3375 words)

 Atlantic Coast Conference Basketball:
Imagine that you are a recruiter for the National Basketball Association (NBA) or the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA) and you and your colleagues are trying to discover prospective college talent.
Since you work for the Boston Celtics and/or the NY Liberty, your job is to find out statistics about the basketball teams in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC).
You and your associates will explore statistics of either the men's or the women's basketball teams in the Metro Atlantic Conference.
www.mohonasen.org /grade5/Iona_webquest.htm   (1117 words)

 Atlantic Coast Conference   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
The First Year of the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) was the 1953-1954 season.
Georgia Tech's first ACC season was 1980 and Florida State's was 1992.
Before, the ACC was formed, Duke belonged to the Southern Conference.
www.sportsstats.com /duke/acc/main.html   (163 words)

 Atlantic Coast Conference - College Football - ACC Football
The ACC was established in June of 1953 when seven disgruntled Universities of the now defunct Southern Conference decided to establish its own league that would allow for post-season play.
The ACC and SEC swapped teams as South Carolina left and Georgia Tech entered in April of 1978.
The ACC has captured 10 National Championships second only to the PAC 10, and 8 of the 12 members have advanced to the Final 4 at least once.
www.who2beton.com /CFB/atlantic-coast/index.php   (433 words)

 Amazon.com: A March to Madness: A View from the Floor in the Atlantic Coast Conference: Books: John Feinstein   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
The ACC is great college basketball conference, but this book tears away most of the romantic myths.
No, UConn is not a part of the Atlantic Coast Conference, the subject of this season-long profile by John Feinstein.
He follows the teams around the conference for a season, giving us the background of the players and coaches and showing us the high and low points of the season.
www.amazon.com /March-Madness-Floor-Atlantic-Conference/dp/0316277126   (2918 words)

 Boston College Eagles | NCAA Football | Atlantic Coast   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
After being forced to play on the "Smurf Turf" out east last season some might say that the Boston College Eagles were screwed by the bowl committee in their first season in the ACC.
The O-Line is a point concern, where a pair of All ACC staples, have to be replaced.
HC O'Brien usually has a solid O-Line, but it looks like this year's might not be up to par and the offense will suffer because of it.
www.betwwts.com /team-previews/cfb/atlantic-coast/boston-eagles.asp   (363 words)

 Atlantic Coast Conference: 2004-05 quiz -- free game
"This quiz is based on the 2004-05 season of arguably the most prestigous conference in all of college basketball, the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC)."
Which ACC team won the season championship, with the best conference record?
Which ACC team earned an automatic bid into the NCAA tournament, by winning the conference tournament?
www.funtrivia.com /playquiz.cfm?qid=204574   (153 words)

 MADDUXSPORTS.COM — Free 2006 Atlantic Coast Conference College Football Season Preview
We profile each team, consider key games in their 2006 schedule and offer information on each club’s history.” He adds, “It’s our belief that giving bettors as much information and sound analysis as we can are key to successful wagering.
The ACC, which features 12 teams divided between two divisions, is highly competitive nationally, sending 67% of its clubs to post-season bowls in 2005.
To access the free ACC conference football preview at this full-service site simply click on this link: http://www.madduxsports.com/06-ncaaf/2006-acc-football-conference-preview.html.
www.prweb.com /releases/2006/7/prweb415379.htm   (525 words)

There has not been a public sale of ACC Tournament tickets since 1966, and all tournaments since then have sold out in advance.
For more information on purchasing ACC Tournament tickets, please contact one of our nine member institutions.
Ticket information for the ACC's Olympic Championships can be found by visiting each Olympic sport's championship page.
www.theacc.com /genrel/011201aaa.html   (94 words)

 Growing Leaders - Atlantic Coast Mennonite Conference   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Growing Leaders is a collaborative ministry of the Atlantic Coast, Eastern District, Franconia, Lancaster, and Virginia Conferences of the Mennonite Church.
The Atlantic Coast Conference edition of Growing Leaders normally has one additional page beyond the shared pages.
If you have comment on content or style of presentation, your comments are welcome in the ACC office.
www.fmc-online.org /GrowingLeaders/ACC/index.htm   (93 words)

 Atlantic Coast Conference roundup   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Nate Morton had the 57-yard TD catch just before halftime for the Demon Deacons (6-1, 2-1 Atlantic Coast Conference), who ended a 10-game losing streak at Carter-Finley Stadium and earned their first win here since 1984.
Swank kicked a 51-yard field goal and a pair of 53-yarders — tying the school record for longest kicks — to help the Demon Deacons hold onto a 22-14 halftime lead.
Toney Baker ran for two touchdowns to lead the Wolfpack (3-3, 2-1), who were the only unbeaten team remaining in the league's Atlantic Division.
www.statesman.com /sports/content/sports/stories/other/10/15/15acc.html   (522 words)

 ACC WebQuest
Since you work for the Charlotte Hornets, your job is to find out statistics about the basketball teams in the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC).
In this WebQuest, you will select five teams from the ACC and you will determine the average number of points scored by each team each game as well as the average number of points scored against each team each game for all the team's games in the 1999-2000 season.
For the five teams you have chosen, you will compare the difference between the average number of points scored by a team each game versus the average number of points scored by it's opponents each game.
www.wfu.edu /~mccoy/NCTM00/amy.html   (1092 words)

 Atlantic 10 Conference Official Athletic Site
Atlantic 10 Announces CSTV National Women's Basketball Schedule
Eleven Student-Athletes From The A-10 Football Conference Named 2006 AP All-Americans
Eight Student-Athletes From The A-10 Football Conference Named To The Walter Camp All-America Team
www.atlantic10.org   (348 words)

 Amazon.com: Acc Basketball: Atlantic Coast Conference: Books: Peter C. Bjarkman   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
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