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ACC 2005-06 Basketball Schedule

Posted Wednesday, October 12, 2005

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Record-setting 276 television appearances highlight 2005-06 ACC basketball schedule.

Greensboro, N.C. - A record-setting 276 television appearances involving Atlantic Coast Conference teams headline the league's 2005-06 basketball schedule as released by Commissioner John Swofford. The schedule also boastsan all-time high 181 televised games involving ACC teams and marks the second-straight year that the league has had more than 250 television appearances and the 11th-straight year with 200-or-more. Additional television selections are pending and will be announced at a later date. Highlights of the 2005-06 ACC basketball schedule are:

ACC teams will make 147 appearances on national television networks, including 49 appearances on ESPN, 35 on Fox Sports Net and affiliates, 33 on espn2, 12 on ESPNU, 10 on CBS, seven on ABC and one on ESPN Classic.

Fox Sports Net and affiliates will televise 21 games, including 18 Sunday afternoon and evening games on a national basis starting with the Virginia at Arizona game on November 27 ... 14 of the 18 Sunday games are conference match-ups.

With the addition of Boston College to the ACC this past July, the New England Sports Network (NESN) joined the ACC regional cable partners to carry 37 games during the 2005-06 basketball season. NESN was launched in 1984 and has grown to be New England's largest television network. ACC games seen on NESN this season will reach approximately 2.5 million homes.

Headlining the non-conference schedule is the seventh annual ACC-Big 10 Challenge, pairing two of the nation's premier conferences in a regular season challenge series ... last year the ACC won the Challenge for the sixth-straight time winning seven of the nine games played ... also included in the regular-season schedule are 25 games against 20 non-conference opponents that earned NCAA Tournament berths a year ago.

The ACC returns 33 starters from a year ago, including eight players who earned All-Conference recognition in 2004-05 ... North Carolina claimed the ACC's third national title in five years and the 10th overall with a 75-70 win over Illinois ... with its 12-4 (.750) mark in the 2005 NCAA Tournament, the ACC extended its non-losing streak in NCAA Tournament play to 18 years in a row ... the ACC is the only conference to have won 10 or more NCAA Tournament games in each of the past two years and over that span has won seven more NCAA Tournament games than any other conference.

Below please find the ACC's composite schedule for the 2005-06 season. Additional television selections are pending and will be announced at a later date.


CSN Comcast Sports Net
CSS College Sports South
FS-FL Fox Sports Florida
FS-MW Fox Sports Midwest
FS-NW Fox Sports Northwest
FSN Fox Sports Net & Affiliates
FSNS Fox Sports Net South
NESN New England Sports Network
RSN Regional Cable Partners
All Times Eastern
*denotes RJ-split

Thursday, November 10
Radford at Virginia Tech 7:00
NABC Classic
Mississippi Valley State at Wake Forest 7:30
2K Sports College Hoops Classic

Friday, November 11
TBA at Wake Forest in 2K Sports Classic TBA

Saturday, November 12
Bowling Green at Virginia Tech 1:00
NABC Classic

Sunday, November 13
Western Carolina at Virginia Tech 3:00
NABC Classic
Miami vs. Texas-Arlington 5:00
BCA Classic, Seattle, Wash.

Monday, November 14
Boston University at Duke ESPN2 7:30
Pre-Season NIT
Miami in BCA Classic TBA
Seattle, Washington

Tuesday, November 15
Miami in BCA Classic, Seattle FS-NW TBA

Wednesday, November 16
TBA at Duke in Pre-Season NIT ESPN 7:30

Thursday, November 17
Wake Forest in 2K Sports Classic ESPN2 TBA
Madison Square Garden, New York, N.Y.

Friday, November 18
Wake Forest in 2K Sports Classic ESPN2 TBA
Madison Square Garden, New York, N.Y.
Mt. St. Mary's at Virginia Tech CSN/NESN 6:00
UNCA at Georgia Tech 7:00
Stetson at NC State 7:00
Hispanic College Fund, Raleigh, N.C.
Liberty at Virginia 7:00
Dartmouth at Boston College 7:00
Bethune-Cookman at Clemson 7:30
Fairleigh-Dickinson at Maryland CSN/NESN 8:00

Saturday, November 19
Davidson at Duke ESPN2 5:00
The Citadel at NC State 6:00
Hispanic College Fund, Raleigh, N.C.
Florida State at Jacksonville FS-FL 7:00
Gardner-Webb at North Carolina 7:00
Morgan State at Miami 7:30

Sunday, November 20
Delaware at NC State 2:00
Hispanic College Fund, Raleigh, N.C.
Shawnee State at Boston College 2:00
Vegas Invitational, Chestnut Hill, Mass.

Monday, November 21
Maryland vs. Gonzaga ESPN2 5:00
Maui Tournament, Maui, Hawaii
Alcorn State at Florida State 7:00
Elon at Georgia Tech 7:00
Marshall at Virginia Tech 7:00
UNC-Asheville at Wake Forest 7:00
Coppin State at Clemson 8:00

Tuesday, November 22
Buffalo at Boston College 7:00
Vegas Invitational, Chestnut Hill, Mass.
North Carolina A&T at Miami 7:30
Virginia at Richmond 7:30
Cleveland State at North Carolina ESPNU 9:00
Maryland in Maui Tournament ESPN TBA

Wednesday, November 23
Duke in Pre-Season NIT ESPN2 TBA
South Carolina State at Clemson 7:30
VMI at NC State 7:30
Maryland in Maui Tournament ESPN TBA

Friday, November 25
Duke in Pre-Season NIT ESPN2 TBA
Illinois-Chicago at Georgia Tech FSNS 6:30
Morgan State at Virginia Tech 7:00
Appalachian State at Wake Forest 7:00
Florida State at Florida FS-FL 7:30
UC-Santa Barbara at North Carolina FSNS 8:30
Boston College in Vegas Invitational TBA
Las Vegas, Nev.

Saturday, November 26
Clemson vs. Charleston Southern 7:00
Charleston (S.C.) Coliseum
NC State vs. Notre Dame FSN 7:00
Wooden Tradition, Indianapolis, Ind.
Boston College in Vegas Invitational TBA
Las Vegas, Nev.

Sunday, November 27
Miami at Temple FS-FL/NESN 1:00
Nicholls State at Maryland CSN 2:00
Virginia at Arizona FSN 7:00

Monday, November 28
ACC - Big Ten Challenge
Virginia Tech at Ohio State ESPN2 7:30

Tuesday, November 29
ACC - Big Ten Challenge
Wisconsin at Wake Forest ESPN 7:00
Purdue at Florida State ESPN2 7:30
Clemson at Penn State ESPNU 8:00
Illinois at North Carolina ESPN 9:00
Miami at Michigan ESPN2 9:30

Wednesday, November 30
ACC - Big Ten Challenge
Georgia Tech at Michigan State ESPN 7:00
Minnesota at Maryland ESPN2 7:30
Northwestern at Virginia ESPNU 8:00
Duke at Indiana ESPN 9:00
NC State at Iowa ESPN2 9:30

Friday, December 2
LA-Monroe at Florida State FS-FL/NESN 8:00

Saturday, December 3
North Carolina at Kentucky CBS 12:00
Elon vs. Wake Forest 2:00
Greensboro (N.C.) Coliseum
South Carolina at Clemson FSNS/NESN 4:00
Sacred Heart at Boston College 7:00
Birmingham-Southern at Miami 7:30

Sunday, December 4
Virginia at Georgia Tech FSN 5:30
Virginia Tech at Duke FSN 8:00

Monday, December 5
George Washington vs. Maryland RSN 9:00
BB&T Classic, MCI Center, Washington, D.C.

Tuesday, December 6
Wofford at Clemson 7:30
Michigan State vs. Boston College ESPN 9:30
Jimmy V Classic, Madison Square Garden

Wednesday, December 7
Pennsylvania at Duke ESPN2 7:00
Texas Southern at Florida State 7:00
Georgia Tech at Georgia FSNS 7:00
North Carolina A&T at Virginia Tech 7:00
Fordham at Virginia 7:00
Western Carolina at Maryland 8:00
St. Louis at North Carolina ESPN2 9:00

Friday, December 9
East Tennessee State at Clemson 7:00

Saturday, December 10
Texas vs. Duke CBS 1:30
The Meadowlands, E. Rutherford, N.J.
Appalachian State at NC State(Reynolds Coliseum) 2:00
Tennessee State at Georgia Tech 3:00
St. John's at Virginia Tech FSN 4:00
Wofford at Miami FS-FL 7:30

Sunday, December 11
Boston College at Maryland FSN 8:00

Tuesday, December 13
DePaul at Wake Forest ESPN 9:00

Wednesday, December 14
UNC-Asheville at NC State 7:00

Saturday, December 17
Princeton at Wake Forest ESPN2 4:00
Florida State vs. Bowling Green CSS 6:30
Coors Classic, Mobile, Ala.
Santa Clara at North Carolina FSNS/CSN 8:00
Virginia at Gonzaga FS-NW/CSN 10:30

Sunday, December 18
Virginia Tech vs. Stanford ESPN am12:30
Las Vegas (Nev.) Shootout
Texas Southern at Boston College FSN 3:30
Miami at NC State FSN 5:30
Valparaiso at Duke FSN 8:00

Monday, December 19
Clemson vs. University of Puerto Rico 10:00am
San Juan (P.R.) Shootout

Tuesday, December 20
Stetson at Florida State FS-FL 7:00
Clemson in San Juan Shootout TBA
San Juan (P.R.) Shootout

Wednesday, December 21
St. John's at Duke ESPN2 6:00
North Carolina at Southern California FSN 10:30
Clemson in San Juan Shootout TBA

Thursday, December 22
Campbell at Florida State 7:00
Jacksonville at Georgia Tech 7:00
Wake Forest at Richmond FSNS 7:00
Florida at Miami FS-FL 7:00
Harvard at Boston College 7:00
NC State at Alabama FSNS 9:00

Friday, December 23
Loyola-Baltimore at Virginia 7:00
American at Maryland CSN 8:00

Tuesday, December 27
William & Mary at Virginia Tech 7:00
Boston College at Duquense 7:05
Stetson at Miami FS-FL 7:30

Wednesday, December 28
Clemson at Georgia FSNS 7:00
New Hampshire at NC State 7:00
UMBC vs. Virginia (Siegel Center, Richmond,Va.) 7:00
Delaware State at Maryland *RJ 8:00
UNC-Asheville at North Carolina *RJ 8:00
Georgia Tech at Air Force FSNS 9:00
Friday, December 30
Virginia Tech at Old Dominion CSN 7:00
Charleston Southern at Wake Forest 7:00
Elon at Clemson 7:30

Saturday, December 31
G. Washington at NC State FSNS/CSN/NESN 12:00
Boston College at Rhode Island Cox3 1:00
UNC-Greensboro vs. Duke (Greensboro) RJ 1:00
Florida State vs. Nebraska FS-FL/FS-MW/NESN 1:30
Orange Bowl Doubleheader, Sunrise, Fla.
VMI at Maryland CSN 2:00
Hartford at Virginia 2:00
Louisville vs. Miami FSN/NESN 4:00
Orange Bowl Doubleheader, Sunrise, Fla.
Bethune-Cookman at Georgia Tech 5:00

Monday, January 2
Virginia Tech at James Madison CSN/FS-FL 4:00
Bucknell at Duke ESPN 4:30
Sacred Heart at Miami 7:30
Virginia at Western Kentucky CSN 8:00

Tuesday, January 3
Vanderbilt at Georgia Tech FSNS/CSN 5:00
Davidson at North Carolina FSNS/FS-FL 7:00
UNC-Greensboro at NC State 7:00
Massachusetts at Boston College NESN 7:00
East Carolina at Wake Forest FSNS/FS-FL/NESN 9:00

Wednesday, January 4
Florida State at Clemson 7:30
Texas A&M Corpus at Maryland 8:00

Saturday, January 7
Maryland at Miami *RJ 12:00
Clemson at Virginia *RJ 12:00
NC State at North Carolina ESPN2 3:00
Virginia Tech at Florida State 7:00

Sunday, January 8
Boston College at Georgia Tech FSN 5:30
Duke at Wake Forest FSN 8:00

Tuesday, January 10
North Carolina at Virginia Tech ESPN2 7:30
Georgia Tech at Centenary 8:00
NC State at Boston College RJ 9:00

Wednesday, January 11
Florida State at Virginia 7:00
Wake Forest at Clemson ESPNU 7:00
Maryland at Duke ESPN 9:00

Saturday, January 14
Georgia Tech at NC State RJ 12:00
Miami at North Carolina ESPN2 12:00
Duke at Clemson ESPN 2:00
Florida State at Boston College 2:00

Sunday, January 15
Virginia at Virginia Tech RJ 4:00
Wake Forest at Maryland FSN 7:30

Tuesday, January 17
Boston College at Holy Cross NESN 7:00

Wednesday, January 18
NC State at Duke ESPN 7:00
Clemson at Miami 7:30
Georgia Tech at Wake Forest RJ 9:00

Thursday, January 19
North Carolina at Virginia ESPN 7:00

Saturday, January 21
Clemson at Georgia Tech RSN 12:00
Duke at Georgetown (MCI Center) CBS 1:30
Wake Forest at NC State RJ 4:00
Virginia Tech at Maryland *RJ 8:00
Boston College at Miami *RJ 8:00
Sunday, January 22
North Carolina at Florida State FSN 6:30

Tuesday, January 24
Florida St. at Wake Forest RSN 7:00
Miami at Virginia ESPNU 9:00

Wednesday, January 25
Maryland at Georgia Tech ESPN 7:00
Seton Hall at NC State ESPN-C 7:00
Boston College at North Carolina RJ 9:00

Thursday, January 26
Duke at Virginia Tech ESPN 7:00

Saturday, January 28
Arizona at North Carolina CBS 1:00
Maryland at Temple ESPN2 2:00
Virginia Tech at Wake Forest RJ 3:00
Virginia at Duke ESPN 7:00

Sunday, January 29
NC State at Clemson RJ 1:30
Miami at Florida State RJ 4:00
Georgia Tech at Boston College FSN 5:30

Tuesday, January 31
Georgia Tech at Virginia Tech RSN 7:00
Wake Forest at Miami RSN 9:00

Wednesday, February 1
Clemson at Florida State 7:00
Virginia at NC State RSN 7:00
Duke at Boston College ESPN 9:00

Thursday, February 2
North Carolina at Maryland ESPN 7:00

Saturday, February 4
Florida State at Duke RSN 12:00
Miami at Georgia Tech *RJ 1:30
Wake Forest at Virginia *RJ 1:30
Clemson at North Carolina RJ 4:00
Boston College at Virginia Tech 7:00

Sunday, February 5
Maryland at NC State FSN 2:00

Tuesday, February 7
Virginia at Maryland RSN 7:00
Duke at North Carolina RJ/ESPN 9:00

Wednesday, February 8
NC State at Miami ESPNU 7:00
Boston College at Wake Forest ESPN2 7:30
Virginia Tech at Clemson 7:30

Thursday, February 9
Georgia Tech at Florida State ESPNU 7:00

Saturday, February 11
Duke at Maryland CBS 1:00
Charlotte at Wake Forest ABC 3:30
Clemson at Boston College *RJ 8:00
Virginia Tech at Virginia *RJ 8:00

Sunday, February 12
NC State at Georgia Tech RJ 1:00
Massachusetts at Florida State FSN 5:30
North Carolina at Miami FSN 8:00

Monday, February 13
Stony Brook at Boston College 7:00

Tuesday, February 14
Maryland at Clemson *RJ 8:00
Wake Forest at Duke *RJ 8:00

Wednesday, February 15
Georgia Tech at North Carolina ESPN 7:00
Longwood at Virginia 7:00
Florida State at NC State ESPNU 7:00
Thursday, February 16
Miami at Boston College RSN 7:00

Saturday, February 18
NC State at Virginia Tech ABC 1:00
Virginia at Florida State *RJ 4:00
Georgia Tech at Maryland *RJ 4:00

Sunday, February 19
North Carolina at Wake Forest ABC 1:30
Miami at Duke FSN 5:30

Tuesday, February 21
Boston College at Virginia RSN 7:00

Wednesday, February 22
Duke at Georgia Tech ESPN 7:00
Clemson at Wake Forest 7:00
Virginia Tech at Miami ESPNU 7:00
Maryland at Florida State *RJ 9:00
North Carolina at NC State *RJ 9:00

Saturday, February 25
Wake Forest at Georgia Tech ABC 1:00
Virginia at Clemson 2:00
Duke at Temple ESPN 2:30
Boston College at NC State CBS 3:45
Florida State at Virginia Tech 7:00

Sunday, February 26
Maryland at North Carolina FSN 5:30

Tuesday, February 28
Wake Forest at Boston College RSN 7:00

Wednesday, March 1
Duke at Florida State ESPN 7:00
Clemson at Virginia Tech 7:00
Miami at Maryland RJ 9:00
Virginia at North Carolina RJ 9:00

Saturday, March 4
Virginia Tech at Boston College RJ 12:00
Georgia Tech at Clemson RJ 2:00
NC State at Wake Forest CBS 4:00
North Carolina at Duke ESPN 9:00

Sunday, March 5
Florida State at Miami RJ 1:00
Maryland at Virginia FSN 3:30

Thursday, March 9
53rd Annual ACC Basketball Tournament - Greensboro (N.C.) Coliseum
Game 1 (#8 vs. #9) RJ noon
Game 2 (#5 vs. #12) RJ *2:30
Game 3 (#7 vs. #10) ESPN 7:00
Game 4 (#6 vs. #11) RJ *9:30

Friday, March 10
53rd Annual ACC Basketball Tournament - Greensboro (N.C.) Coliseum
Game 5 (#1 vs # 8/9 winner) RJ/ESPN2 noon
Game 6 (#4 vs # 5/12 winner) RJ/ESPN2 *2:30
Game 7 (#2 vs # 7/10 winner) RJ/ESPN2 7:00
Game 8 (#3 vs # 6/11 winner) RJ/ESPN2 *9:30

Saturday, March 11
53rd Annual ACC Basketball Tournament - Greensboro (N.C.) Coliseum
Game 9 (Winners of games 5/6) RJ/ESPN 1:30
Game 10 (Winners of games 7/8) RJ/ESPN *4:00

Sunday, March 12
53rd Annual ACC Basketball Tournament - Greensboro (N.C.) Coliseum
ACC Championship Game RJ/ESPN 1:00

*denotes tentative start time

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