ACC Game Officially Moving Locations Due To Hurricane Florence

first_imgCHARLOTTESVILLE, VA – SEPTEMBER 25: The Virginia Cavaliers play host to the Syracuse Orangemen during NCAA football at Scott Stadium on September 25, 2004 in Charlottesville, Virginia. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)Virginia and Ohio will play this weekend, despite the impending arrival of Hurricane Florence. However, the game has been moved from Charlottesville to Nashville.Virginia announced the news moments ago. A report from the Richmond Times-Dispatch that the game would be moved surfaced earlier today.“Our top priority is the safety of everyone involved and I appreciate the understanding of our fans,” said Virginia AD Carla Williams in a statement.”We’re extremely grateful to Vanderbilt University and vice chancellor for athletics and university affairs and athletics director David Williams for graciously supporting our efforts. We look forward to returning to Scott Stadium for the Louisville game on Sept. 22.”Because Vanderbilt is on the road at Notre Dame, Vanderbilt Stadium is available.Kickoff is set for 4:30 p.m. ET.Saturday’s @UVAFootball game against Ohio has been moved to Nashville due to Hurricane Florence. Details: https://t.co/H0B69qEq5B #GoHoos pic.twitter.com/NQwXr77Tok— Virginia Cavaliers (@VirginiaSports) September 11, 2018The television info for this game is still in the works, given the location change. It will be released in the coming days.Virginia is 1-1 on the season after losing last week to Indiana.last_img