June 4, 2013
PITTSBURGH—The Atlantic Coast Conference has announced Pitt’s rotating crossover football opponents for the next 11 seasons.
The Panthers will annually play eight ACC games. Six of those contests will be against Coastal Division opponents (Duke, Georgia Tech, Miami, North Carolina, Virginia and Virginia Tech) and two will be against Atlantic Division teams. Pitt will play Syracuse every year as a permanent Atlantic Division opponent. The other six Atlantic teams will rotate through the Panthers’ schedule over a 12-year period.
Pitt’s rotating crossover opponent in 2013 is Florida State, which will visit Heinz Field for the season opener on Labor Day (Sept. 2). The Panthers’ future rotating opponents from 2014-24 are listed below.
2014 at Boston College
2015 Louisville (scheduled to join ACC’s Atlantic Division in 2014)
2016 at Clemson
2017 NC State
2018 at Wake Forest
2019 Boston College
2020 at Florida State
2022 at Louisville
2023 Wake Forest
2024 at NC State
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