With the Duke Basketball non-conference schedule already public knowledge the ACC finally let loose the dates for the ACC schedule. We already knew the matchups with Duke playing home games against North Carolina, Wake Forest, Georgia Tech, Louisville, Notre Dame, Pittsburgh, Boston College, Clemson, Syracuse and Virginia. The road schedule included games at North Carolina, Wake Forest, Georgia Tech, Louisville, Notre Dame, Pittsburgh, Florida State, Miami, NC State and Virginia Tech. See the full schedule here.
In total, Duke is scheduled to appear on the ESPN family of networks 18 times, with 11 games on ACC Network and three on The CW Network, which acquired the rights in July to air 50 ACC football and basketball games each season through 2026-27.
Also announced Tuesday was the complete conference schedule that sees the reigning ACC Tournament champion Blue Devils open ACC play on Saturday, Dec. 2 at Georgia Tech. The game tips at 2:15 p.m. on The CW. The Blue Devils’ ACC home opener is set for Tuesday, Jan. 2 versus Syracuse at 9 p.m. on either ESPN, ESPN2 or ESPNU.
Three of Duke’s first four ACC games are away from Cameron Indoor, but the Blue Devils finish the slate with three of their final four games at home, including the season-finale versus North Carolina on Saturday, March 9 at 6:30 p.m. on ESPN. The first game versus the Tar Heels is Saturday, Feb. 3 at 6:30 p.m. on ESPN.
Duke’s ACC schedule includes 11 Saturday ACC games – six at home – and three conference matchups on ESPN’s Big Monday package – Jan. 29 at Virginia Tech, Feb. 12 versus Wake Forest at Cameron Indoor and March 4 at NC State.