UNDATED (AP) — Virginia Tech hosts No. 14 Notre Dame to headline the Atlantic Coast Convention schedule this week. The Hokies have received all three of their house video games and are in the midst of a four-game homestand. Notre Dame is again to soccer independence this yr after a one-year stint as a full-time ACC member final season because of the COVID-19 pandemic. The week’s slate features a notable QB matchup between Virginia’s Brennan Armstrong and Louisville’s Malik Cunningham. As well as, No. 19 Wake Forest is making an attempt for its first 6-0 begin since earlier than the ACC was fashioned.
ATLANTA (AP) — The ACC is poised so as to add to its already spectacular checklist of NFL quarterbacks. Pitt’s Kenny Pickett has emerged as a Heisman Trophy candidate whereas main the nation’s top-scoring offense. Pickett has thrown 19 TD passes with just one interception. He ranks second within the nation in passing effectivity. Pickett, North Carolina’s Sam Howell and Virginia’s Brennan Armstrong might headline the following wave of ACC quarterbacks within the NFL. The ACC leads all different conferences within the NFL quarterback derby. 9 NFL quarterbacks with a minimum of one begin this season are from ACC faculties. That is probably the most of any convention.
UNDATED (AP) — No person must be rooting more durable for Notre Dame the remainder of the season than Cincinnati. The fifth-ranked Bearcats handed their massive take a look at final weekend by beating the Combating Irish. They open American Athletic Convention play on Friday evening in opposition to Temple. If the Bearcats are to make the case to the Faculty Soccer Playoff choice committee that they’ll beat the highest groups within the nation, Notre Dame wants to stay a type of. The Irish carry their struggling offense to Virginia Tech on Saturday.
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Coach Brian Kelly would not plan to disclose his beginning quarterback till No. 14 Notre Dame’s sport at Virginia Tech arrives on Satruday. Jack Coan, Tyler Buchner and Drew Pyne all performed in final week’s loss to Cincinnati. Coan has began all 5 video games this season, however has fallen off in manufacturing because the opener. Notre Dame is 4-1. The Hokies are 3-1.
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