Florida Classic

Orlando to host ACC football championship game

Orlando to host ACC football championship game

After years of lobbying for funds and a tough renovation period, Florida Citrus Sports officials are pleased Orlando is reaping rewards.

Renovated Camping World Stadium has landed its latest major event, with Orlando officially set to host the ACC football championship game Dec. 3.

The game will either kick off at 7:45 p.m. if it's on ESPN or 8 p.m. if it's carried by ABC, the Atlantic Coast Conference announced Thursday.

Steve Hogan, CEO of Florida Citrus Sports, is excited the $208 million renovation to the stadium a few years ago continues to pay off.

“I hope it's just further substantiation that this investment our community made a few years ago has really been...