Notre Dame football isnot part of a conferenceeven though the school’s other sports play in the ACC. Here is why that is unlikely to change anytime soon.
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Should Notre Dame football join a conference?
But Notre Dame would earn more money if its football program joined a conference, so finances are only part of the school’s reasoning when it comes to its football program’s independence. The status is not going to change anytime soon for the following four reasons. MORE: What if Notre Dame had joined the Big Ten?
Will Notre Dame play in the ACC championship game in 2020?
Notre Dame will partake in the festivities and play a full 10-game ACC conference schedule, making it eligible to compete in the ACC Championship Game as a temporary 15th member of the conference in 2020. The ACC championship will be contested between the two teams at the top of the standings as the ACC will not play with divisions in 2020.
Is Notre Dame a member of the ACC?
The ACC has Notre Dame as a member in sports outside football and partial membership in football. Notre Dame joined the ACC for the 2020 season due to COVID.
Will Notre Dame join the Big Ten in 2020?
Notre Dame joined the ACC for the 2020 season due to COVID. It literally took a global pandemic and the threat of no college football season for Notre Dame to kinda join a conference. That shows you how much Notre Dame values being an Independent. So, no, Notre Dame will not be joining the Big Ten.