Carolina Insider Podcast: NCAA Preview, John Swofford
|Hometown:||North Wilkesboro, NC|
|High School:||Wilkes Central|
|Born:||December 6, 1948 (70)|
|Notes:||Football, UNC Athletic Director, ACC Commissioner|
Hosts Jones Angell and Adam Lucas discuss North Carolina's No. 1 seed in the NCAA Midwest Regional, break down the tournament bracket and recap last...Tuesday March 19, 2019
Chansky’s Notebook: A Dear John Letter
An open letter from Mack Brown to John Swofford: Dear John, I know you don’t make the ACC football schedules, but as the guy who...Thursday January 17, 2019
Swofford: NBA's G League doesn't "create a negative for college basketball"
ACC Commissioner John Swofford welcomed another avenue for players during his conference media day press conference in Charlotte, and isn't concerned it'll be a detriment...
Wednesday October 31, 2018
Chansky’s Notebook: Advantage Tar Heels?
The 2018-19 basketball schedules were released this week, and did the Tar Heels ever catch a break with the rotation of ACC single-game opponents. If...
Friday September 14, 2018
ACC Announces Future Men’s Basketball Tournament Sites
The 2021 ACC Men’s Basketball Tournament will be held at Capital One Arena in Washington, D.C., and the 2022 event will be played at Barclays...
Thursday September 6, 2018
Years of investment paying off for ACC football in national reputation
John Swofford played in the ACC at a time (1968-71) when its football was a national afterthought at best. Back then, even though Clemson won...
Thursday August 2, 2018
College football attendance a concern of ACC commissioner John Swofford
But after he was done extolling the virtues of the ACC — “the only major conference to win national championships in football, men’s basketball, women’s...
Saturday July 21, 2018
ACC Drops Football Injury Reports
Injury reports have gone by the wayside in Atlantic Coast Conference football. Coaches chose to scrap those when they met at the conference’s spring meetings...Thursday July 19, 2018
What's the hold up on ACC Basketball Tournament future sites?
What I wanted to know is where the ACC Basketball Tournament will be after Charlotte in 2019 and Greensboro in 2020. That cake of information...
Saturday May 19, 2018
ACC Coaches Suggest Expanding NCAA Tournament to 72 Teams at Conference Meetings
At the ACC spring meetings, the conference's coaches recommended expanding the NCAA tournament to 72 teams, pushing back the three-point line, and widening the lane...
Thursday May 17, 2018