Eat your heart out, West Virginia bloggers.
Georgia Tech, Pittsburgh, Virginia and Virginia Tech to the "Atlantic" ... Boston College, Louisville, N.C. State and Wake Forest to the "Coastal."
The Atlantic Coast Conference Council of Presidents announced today that each of the current and future 15-member institutions has signed a grant of media rights, effective immediately.
The ACC has apparently reached a media deal similar to the one that ended talk of Big 12 realignment, ensuring the league's stability at least for the next while.
The new Big East will look a lot like the old Big East, assuming the old conference's basketball records and playing its basketball conference tournament at Madison Square Garden.
To borrow a phrase from The Big Lead's Ty Duffy, "The dowry is prime, but the bride is rather homely."
We knew that Notre Dame would be joining the ACC for non-football sports, but it comes as a surprise that they are joining next season. Check out some of the details of this breaking story.
The ACC is open to accepting Notre Dame's men's basketball and Olympic sports programs into the conference for the 2013-14 season.