ACC's lunchtime links

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  • Virginia is expected to announce Mike London as its new head coach at some point today, according to the Washington Post.

  • Clemson could be facing a letdown against Kentucky if it's not ready, but coach Dabo Swinney promises the Tigers will be ready.

  • FSU is heading to the Gator Bowl, where it will honor coach Bobby Bowden in his final game.

  • Miami got exactly what it wanted -- a home game of sorts.

  • In the Orange Bowl, it will be a matchup of offense vs. defense, and you can guess which one belongs to Georgia Tech and which belongs to Iowa.

  • The relationship between Maryland coach Ralph Friedgen and athletic director Debbie Yow had become strained this season, but Yow says they have since regained their trust in each other.

  • BC and USC had a date set in 2013, but the Emerald Bowl will bring them together sooner than expected. Coach Frank Spaziani had a great comment regarding this matchup, had he been given the prediction this past summer.

  • Having UNC back to Charlotte for a second straight season isn't a problem for Meineke Care Bowl executive director Will Webb.

  • Virginia Tech fans will finally get the matchup against Tennessee they've been craving.