CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – Virginia Fralin Family Head Football Coach Bronco Mendenhall will be joined by junior quarterback Brennan Armstrong (Shelby, Ohio), senior free safety Joey Blount (Atlanta, Ga.) and senior wide receiver/quarterback Keytaon Thompson (New Orleans, La.) at Wednesday’s (July 21) ACC Kickoff event in Charlotte, N.C.
The two-day event brings together local, regional and national media with ACC student-athletes, coaches, administrators, bowl partners and ACC Network personnel for the unofficial beginning of football season.
Wednesday, student-athletes and coaches from the Coastal Division will participate in a variety of interview formats with the Atlantic Division schools following on Thursday. First-year ACC Commissioner Jim Phillips kicks off the event with his address to the media at 9:30 a.m. on Wednesday.
The UVA press conference will stream live starting at 2:30 p.m. Mendenhall and the Cavalier players will appear live on ACC Network programs between 3 p.m. and 4 p.m. (see above links).
Media in attendance will also vote on the Preseason All-ACC Teams as well as the predicted league order of finish.
Fans can follow the event via ACC Network or through the Watch ESPN app in addition to UVA’s official Twitter and Instagram account (@UVAFootball). For more information on the event, visit the ACC Football Kickoff homepage.