Mark May Predicts Clemson’s Opponent For ACC Title Game
CLEMSON, SC – OCTOBER 3: A general view of the Clemson flag during the Tigerwalk prior to the game between the at Clemson Memorial Stadium on October 3, 2015 in Clemson, South Carolina. (Photo by Tyler Smith/Getty Images)One half of the ACC Championship Game has already been decided: The Clemson Tigers are in. All that remains is to figure out who their opponent coming out of the Coastal Division will be.ESPN analyst Mark May predicts that Clemson’s ACC title game opponent will be Pittsburgh.The Pittsburgh Panthers are 6-4 overall but have a 5-1 conference record. Their remaining games this season are against Wake Forest and Miami (FL).May is a Pitt football alum. He played offensive guard for the Panthers from 1977 to 1980, and had his jersey retired by the team in 2001.The Mayday crystal ball says #Pitt will meet #Clemson in the #ACC Championship game.— Mark May (@mark_may) November 10, 2018The Tigers are three-time defending Atlantic Division and ACC conference champions. At No. 2 in the polls, they are expected to win out and go to the College Football Playoff.No ACC Coastal Division team has won the ACC Championship game since 2010 (Virginia Tech).Pittsburgh has not won an ACC division title since joining the conference in 2013. The Panthers won two conference titles as members of the Big East in 2004 and 2010.