ACC counting down until debut of new ACC Network
|Hometown:||North Wilkesboro, NC|
|High School:||Wilkes Central|
|Born:||December 6, 1948 (70)|
|Notes:||Football, UNC Athletic Director, ACC Commissioner|
Much like an expecting parent, ACC commissioner John Swofford is counting down the days until the arrival of the ACC Network. Working hand-in-hand with partner...Friday May 17, 2019
ACC commissioner John Swofford on NCAA transfer portal: 'I don’t think it’s the end of the world’
John Swofford wants to give the NCAA’s new transfer rules more time before making more changes. The NCAA made changes to the transfer rules last...Sunday May 12, 2019
Swofford: August launch of ACC TV channel ‘on schedule’
ACC commissioner John Swofford says “everything is on schedule” for the August launch of the league’s TV channel. Speaking Monday, Swofford says a focus now...
Tuesday May 7, 2019
Carolina Insider Podcast: NCAA Preview, John Swofford
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