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ACC Kickoff: What will it look like? What will it include?

ACC Commissioner John Swofford reveals details about the new network

Wes McElroy
July 17, 2019 - 10:56 am

The ACC Network will launch at 7pm on August 22nd and it will start with a 2 hour football special showcasing the upcoming season as well as the network.

At 9pm, there will be an ACC Network special (30 for 30-sih) program on the 1986 Duke basketball team called the "Class that saved Coach K".

The network will showcase a daily football show called "The Huddle", a 2 hour Friday night show previewing every ACC game, and there will be a 1 hour "wrap around" Saturday show.

Both ESPN and ACC officials said the backbone of the network will be the games of not just football and basketball but all Olympic Sports.  However for the questions about "What else will be on the network?"  that was addressed today.

Included will be features and specials such as: