ACC Network Live from Charlotte for ACC Basketball Tipoff, October 12-13
- Packer and Durham and Nothing But Net Combine to Deliver 18 Hours of Preseason ACC Basketball Coverage from the Queen City
- Interviews with all 15 Head Coaches and Participating Student-Athletes Each Day
- Commissioner Jim Phillips Opening Remarks to Air Live October 12 at 8:30 a.m. ET
ACC Network (ACCN), the 24/7 national platform dedicated to ACC sports, will have a presence at ACC Basketball Tipoff – the conference’s annual preseason basketball media days – Tuesday, Oct. 12 and Wednesday, Oct. 13. These two events precede the launch of more than 175 men’s and women’s basketball games on ACCN this season.
Packer and Durham and Nothing But Net will be live both days from the Charlotte Marriot City Center with 18 hours of coverage on ACCN for the annual men’s and women’s basketball season preview events. Mark Packer and Wes Durham will be onsite live from 7-11 a.m. ET each morning, and will deliver their usual commentary while welcoming ACC coaches and players from around the league.
Kelsey Riggs will host Nothing But Net from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. alongside Carlos Boozer and Dalen Cuff for the men’s event on Tuesday, and will be joined by Debbie Antonelli and Kelly Gramlich for women’s coverage on Wednesday. In addition, Seth Greenberg and other men’s and women’s college basketball personalities will contribute as well.
ACCN will carry ACC Commissioner Jim Phillips’ opening remarks live beginning at 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday. Phillips is also slated to appear on Nothing But Net Tuesday afternoon and Packer and Durham Wednesday morning.
All ACC men’s basketball head coaches and participating student-athletes press conferences Tuesday will be streamed live on ACC Network Extra (ACCNX), the network’s digital platform available on the ESPN App to authenticated subscribers. ACCNX will also exclusively carry each of the 15 women’s basketball head coaches and student-athlete conversations with Jenn Hildreth throughout Wednesday.
ESPN.com will have additional coverage from Charlotte with ESPN College Basketball Insider Jeff Borzello reporting on all of the key storylines as teams prepare for the 2021-22 season.
ACCN social will provide on-site, behind-the-scenes coverage from ACC Tipoff. Fans can follow along with ACCN on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook.
Additionally, Packer and Durham, will unveil both men’s and women’s preseason All-ACC teams and the predicted order of finish live on Tuesday, Oct. 19 and Wednesday, Oct. 20, respectively.
|Tue, Oct. 12||7 a.m.||Packer and Durham||ACCN|
|11 a.m.||Nothing But Net||ACCN|
|Wed., Oct. 13||7 a.m.||Packer and Durham||ACCN|
|11 a.m.||Nothing But Net||ACCN|
About ACC Network
Owned and operated by ESPN in partnership with the Atlantic Coast Conference, ACC Network (ACCN) and its digital platform ACCNX is a 24/7 national network dedicated to ACC sports that launched on August 22, 2019. ACCN televises more than 500 regular-season and tournament games from across the conference’s 27 sponsored sports plus a complement of news and information shows and original programming. Together, ACCN and its digital platform, ACCNX, combine to feature more than 1,500 ACC events each year. ESPN has been televising ACC content since 1979 and has exclusive rights to every conference-controlled game across all sports and championships.
Carriage agreements are in place with the following video providers: Cox, DIRECTV, DIRECTV STREAM, DISH Network, Frontier, fuboTV, Google Fiber, Hulu+ Live TV, Mediacom, Optimum, Sling TV, Spectrum TV, Suddenlink, Verizon Fios, YouTube TV, members of the NCTC, NRTC and Vivicast, among others. All ACCN games will also be available on the ESPN App to authenticated subscribers. Fans interested in learning more about ACCN can visit www.GetACCN.com.