History[ edit ] There had been repeated calls for the ACC to establish its own cable channel, similar to those that had or were being established by other Power Five conferences. This policy effectively discourages schools from leaving the ACC, and left the SEC as the only Power Five conference to not have a similar grant requirement. Barronpresident of Florida State Universitystated that the grant would "ensure that the conference will strengthen its position of leadership among Division I athletics", and stated that "we are also very pleased that we will be moving forward on the next phase of developing an ACC network. Ahead of the television network's launch, ESPN announced that it would begin to stream ACC events beginning in the upcoming season.
In addition to being able to watch Boston College games, more than 5, live events will be available annually, including international soccer, Grand Slam tennis matches, college basketball, other collegiate athletics and more.
Combined with universal voice control and the X1 sports app, we are providing customers with the richest, most immersive sports viewing experience in the country.
Access to the Xfinity Sky Cam's live game feeds providing exclusive angles and commentary. Asking for a specific team such as "Boston College Football" to quickly access a team summary, including its current record and conference standing, and see a list of upcoming games airing across any network.
While watching the networks' live online coverage on X1, customers can follow along with real-time updates and data via the platform's sports companion app for more than a dozen conferences, including the ACC.
Saying, for example, "Boston College Eagles Basketball Score" for real-time scoring updates of the current game and the ability to tune-in live if it's available to stream.