The Governor’s Cup will stay in Lexington for another year.
Shortly after the Big 10 officially announced it intends to play only conference football games in 2020, reports surfaced that the ACC will follow suit to ensure safety during the coronavirus pandemic. Brett McMurphy reports the ACC will add Notre Dame into the fold.
ACC football also expected to play conference-only games, sources told @Stadium. Last month, ACC commish John Swofford told @Stadium if Power 5 schools played conference-only schedules that ACC would assist Notre Dame with as many games as it needed
— Brett McMurphy (@Brett_McMurphy) July 9, 2020
The latest domino to fall effectively cancels the season finale between Kentucky and Louisville. Once the ACC makes it official, the Cats will hold the Governor’s Cup for three straight years, winning by a combined score of 101-23.