Monday, December 22, 2014

ACC announces SU Football opponents for 2013

GREENSBORO, N.C. – The Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) released the home and away conference matchups for the 2013 football season on Friday.

Each of the 14 league teams will play an eight-game (four home, four away) conference schedule this fall that includes six division games (three home, three away) and two crossover games (one home, one away).

Syracuse is a member of the Atlantic Division and will host division rivals Boston College, Clemson and Wake Forest at the Carrier Dome in 2013, along with primary Coastal Division crossover opponent Pittsburgh.

The Orange's 2013 conference road slate consists of divisional games at Florida State, Maryland and N.C. State. Syracuse will also visit Georgia Tech. The Yellow Jackets are the Orange's rotating crossover opponent for this year.

The complete ACC football schedule, including game dates, is expected to be released in February. Syracuse officially joins the ACC on July 1, 2013.