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UNC, NC State get ESPN Thursday games

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North Carolina and N.C. State will both have nationally televised games on Thursday night ESPN telecasts, the ACC announced Monday in releasing the football schedules for the league.

UNC will play at South Carolina on Thursday, Aug. 29. N.C. State will have its Thursday game against Clemson on Thursday, Sept. 19.

Carolina plays its first home game on Sept. 7, against Middle Tennessee. State opens at home on Aug. 31 against Louisiana Tech in its first game under coach Dave Doeren.

Duke opens Aug. 31 at home against N.C. Central.

Here are some other key dates on the schedule:

Sept. 19: Clemson at N.C. State (Thursday)

Sept. 28: East Carolina at UNC

Oct. 5: N.C. State at Wake Forest

Nov. 2: UNC at N.C. State

Nov. 9: N.C. State at Duke

Nov. 23: Duke at Wake Forest; East Carolina at N.C. State

Nov. 30: Duke at UNC

Schedule notes: UNC's game with South Carolina concludes a home-and-home series that bean in 2007. UNC hasn't played in Columbia since 1990.

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