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2020 ACC football schedule: Games, dates, matchups

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ACC teams will play an 11-game schedule for the 2020 college football season. The league announced its schedule model on Wednesday, July 29 followed by the official schedule release on Thursday, Aug. 6.

The season is scheduled to begin Sept. 10 with conference matchups slated to start on Sept. 12, the first of 11 games played out over 13 weeks. Teams will play 11 games (10 conference, one nonconference). Notre Dame is also playing a 10-game conference schedule and will be eligible for the ACC Championship Game. The title game will be played on either Dec. 12 or 19 at Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte.

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The title game participants will be the two teams with the highest win percentage in conference games. There will be only one division.

2020 ACC football schedule: Games, matchups

* — Indicates nonconference game
** — Indicates open nonconference slot

WEEK 1

Thursday, Sept. 10

Miami (Fla.) vs. UAB

Friday, Sept. 11

Virginia vs. VMI *

Saturday, Sept. 12

Boston College vs. Ohio
Clemson at Wake Forest
Duke at Notre Dame
Florida State vs. Georgia Tech
Louisville vs. Western Kentucky *
North Carolina vs. Syracuse
NC State at Virginia Tech 
Pittsburgh vs. Miami (Ohio) *

WEEK 2

Saturday, Sept. 19

Boston College at Duke
Clemson vs. TBD **
Florida State vs. Samford *
Georgia Tech vs. UCF
Louisville vs. Miami (Fla.)
North Carolina vs. TBD **
NC State vs. Wake Forest
Notre Dame vs. Western Michigan *
Pittsburgh vs. Syracuse
Virginia at Virginia Tech

WEEK 3

Saturday, Sept. 26

Florida State vs. Miami (Fla.)
Georgia Tech at Syracuse
Louisville at Pittsburgh
Notre Dame at Wake Forest

WEEK 4

Saturday, Oct. 3

Boston College vs. North Carolina 
Clemson vs. Virginia
Duke vs. Virginia Tech 
NC State at Pittsburgh

WEEK 5

Friday, Oct. 9

Georgia Tech vs. Louisville
Wake Forest vs. Old Dominion *

Saturday, Oct. 10

Boston College vs. Pittsburgh
Clemson vs. Miami (Fla.)
Duke at Syracuse
Florida State at Notre Dame
North Carolina vs. Virginia Tech
NC State at Virginia

WEEK 6

Saturday, Oct. 17

Boston College at Virginia Tech
Clemson at Georgia Tech
Duke at NC State
Florida State vs. North Carolina
Louisville at Notre Dame
Miami (Fla.) vs. Pittsburgh
Syracuse vs. Liberty *
Virginia at Wake Forest

WEEK 7

Saturday, Oct. 24

Boston College vs. Georgia Tech
Clemson vs. Syracuse
Florida State at Louisville
Miami (Fla.) vs. Virginia
North Carolina vs. NC State
Notre Dame at Pittsburgh
Virginia Tech at Wake Forest

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WEEK 8

Saturday, Oct. 31

Boston College at Clemson
Duke vs. Charlotte
Georgia Tech vs. Notre Dame
Louisville vs. Virginia Tech
North Carolina at Virginia
Syracuse vs. Wake Forest

WEEK 9

Friday, Nov. 6

Miami (Fla.) at NC State

Saturday, Nov. 7

Boston College at Syracuse
Clemson at Notre Dame
Duke vs. North Carolina 
Florida State vs. Pittsburgh
Louisville at Virginia
Virginia Tech vs. Liberty *

WEEK 10

Saturday, Nov. 14

Boston College vs. Notre Dame
Duke at Virginia
Florida State at NC State
Georgia Tech vs. Pittsburgh
Miami (Fla.) at Virginia Tech
North Carolina vs. Wake Forest

WEEK 11

Friday, Nov. 20

Louisville vs. Syracuse

Saturday, Nov. 21

Clemson at Florida State
Duke vs. Wake Forest
Georgia Tech at Miami (Fla.)
NC State vs. Liberty *
Pittsburgh vs. Virginia Tech

WEEK 12

Friday, Nov. 27

Boston College vs. Louisville
North Carolina vs. Notre Dame

Saturday, Nov. 28

Clemson vs. Pittsburgh
Duke at Georgia Tech
Florida State vs. Virginia
Miami (Fla.) at Wake Forest
NC State at Syracuse

WEEK 13

Saturday, Dec. 5

Boston College at Virginia
Clemson at Virginia Tech
Duke vs. Florida State
Georgia Tech at NC State
Louisville vs. Wake Forest
Miami (Fla.) vs. North Carolina
Notre Dame vs. Syracuse

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