In announcing a 12-year extension of their partnership Tuesday, the ACC and
In the 14 years of the
Notre Dame is 0-3 in BCS games, and each defeat was by at least 14 points. The Irish lost the January 2001
Notre Dame is 2-3 in the Orange Bowl, last appearing in January 1996, a 31-26 loss to
Other possible Orange Bowl opponents for the ACC champion include teams not otherwise contractually obligated from the
One final Orange Bowl note: The game's move to a 1 p.m., kickoff in January 2015 and beyond is dramatic. The Orange Bowl has been staged under the lights the past 48 years.
Here, by the way, are Notre Dame's recent results versus the ACC:
2006 — Defeated
2007 — Defeated
2008 — Lost to North Carolina and Boston College.
2009 — Defeated Boston College.
2010 — Defeated Boston College and
2011 — Defeated
2012 — Miami at Chicago’s
The Irish this season also play future ACC member Pittsburgh for the sixth time in eight years.
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