Clemson favorites to win 5th consecutive ACC football title
- Defending National Champion Clemson tops the ACC's preseason media poll after a 15-0 season and a 44-16 shallacking of Alabama in the title tilt. The Tigers received 170 of 173 votes to win the title, and easily outdistanced Syracuse in the Atlantic Division poll, with Florida State chosen third. Meanwhile Virginia is the choice to win the Coastal Division, ahead of Miami and Virginia Tech. Clemson - 1702. Virginia Tech (20) - 8274.
UVA after Coastal championship, Tech regrouping after shaky 2018
CHARLOTTE, Va. - Day two of the ACC Kickoff showcased the seven Coastal Division teams on Thursday. Virginia finished 8-5 last season but the catch is they're the only team in the Coastal who has never won a division championship. We have as good of a chance as anyone on our side of the division to win this league." "Everybody believes that we can win the Coastal, and everybody should think that. "Thats the biggest thing for us and thats something weve drilled all offseason."