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  1. QB Byerly to earn scholarship at Ga. Tech

    Heather Dinich

    In retrospect, Georgia Tech coach Paul Johnson said, he probably should've recruited quarterback Tim Byerly. As one of the top high school players in the state of Georgia, Byerly led Chattahoochee High to the 2010 Class AAAA state championship and...

    Blog | April 24, 2014
  2. ACC's lunchtime links

    Heather Dinich

    Some interesting news today across the league ... Quarterback Juwaan Williams, who led his high school to the Georgia state championship this past season, was offered a scholarship by Georgia Tech on Wednesday. Maryland offensive coordinator Mi...

    Blog | February 09, 2012
  3. Race for Kings of Carolina begins this weekend

    Heather Dinich

    Let the race begin. One of the more fun and more popular subplots to the ACC race is always which team from Tobacco Road will win the unofficial "state championship" ... or if Virginia Tech will win it. This side competition got more interestin...

    Blog | September 07, 2011
  4. FSU benefits from UM, UF woes

    Heather Dinich

    First-year Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher won the unofficial "state championship" on the field this year -- the first time FSU has defeated Miami and Florida in the same season since 1999 -- and now he's winning it off the field by default. Whil...

    Blog | December 09, 2010
  5. Video: FSU coach Jimbo Fisher

    Heather Dinich

    Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher talks about the win over Maryland, the Atlantic Division race and winning the "state championship."...

    Blog | November 21, 2010
  6. Hokies kings of Carolina?

    Heather Dinich

    The unofficial state championship of North Carolina has become a fun competition to watch since Butch Davis and Tom O'Brien both moved in on Tobacco Road. With plenty of in-state matchups, it seems like bragging rights are at stake almost every weeke...

    Blog | July 13, 2010
  7. Unofficial state championship begins in North Carolina

    Heather Dinich

    Posted by's Heather Dinich So it's not North Carolina, Wake Forest or Duke. Heck, it's not even East Carolina. It's Gardner-Webb, but when it comes to NC State repeating as self-proclaimed champs in what has been dubbed by some the "mythi...

    Blog | September 18, 2009
  8. College Football Playoff committee will set precedent for years t...

    Heather Dinich

    The College Football Playoff committee will set a new precedent when chairman Jeff Long announces the group's first top 25 ranking of the season.

    Story | Conversation | October 27, 2014
  9. Poll: Clemson vs. FSU too early?

    Heather Dinich

    In each of the past five seasons, the winner of the Clemson-Florida State game has gone on to play in the ACC championship. In 2013, it was a meeting between two top-five teams, billed all summer to be the most important game of the season. Th...

    Blog | January 23, 2014
  10. Building blocks of success for 2014

    Heather Dinich

    We've spent some time this week looking back at the ACC's accomplishments in 2013, but there's always room for improvement -- even in a national championship season. The poor performances by Wake Forest and NC State in the Atlantic Division were glar...

    Blog | January 16, 2014
  11. Young Noles hope to avoid complacency

    Heather Dinich

    NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. -- The Heisman Trophy winner got the boot. In one of the final practices leading up to the Vizio BCS National Championship, Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher kicked quarterback Jameis Winston out of practice during a two-minut...

    Blog | January 07, 2014
  12. Wait is over for Florida State

    Heather Dinich

    PASADENA, Calif. -- As the Florida State players emerged from the locker room for the second half of Monday night's VIZIO BCS National Championship, their confidence unwavering in spite of falling behind against Auburn, receiver Kelvin Benjamin said ...

    Blog | January 07, 2014
  13. VIZIO BCS National Championship preview

    Heather Dinich

    Here's a quick preview of Monday night's VIZIO BCS National Championship (8:30 p.m. ET, ESPN): Who to watch: Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston. The Heisman Trophy winner, who will be playing for a national title on his 20th birthday, has a ...

    Blog | January 06, 2014
  14. Report: Fisher gets 5-year, $21 M deal

    Heather Dinich

    Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher has agreed to a new five-year, $21 million deal with Florida State, a source told ESPN's Joe Schad. The Noles, playing in Saturday night's Dr Pepper ACC championship game against Duke, are one win away from likely ear...

    Blog | December 07, 2013
  15. ACC Power Rankings: Week 12

    Heather Dinich

    Duke, yes Duke, is the No. 3 team in the conference right now, the leader in the Coastal Division and the front-runner to play Florida State in the ACC championship game. With the way this season has gone, though, the Coastal Division race isn't over...

    Blog | November 18, 2013
  16. BCS: No. 2 FSU has clear path to Pasadena

    Heather Dinich

    Feel free to thank Stanford, ACC fans. Stanford's 26-20 win over Oregon on Thursday night changed the postseason picture for the ACC and dramatically increased Florida State's chances of playing in the national championship game. With Oregon's los...

    Blog | November 10, 2013