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Clemson quarterback Cole Stoudt says bruised knee is fine

...season after suffering a knee injury during a preseason scrimmage.In a release Tuesday, the school said the all-Atlantic Coast Conference performer tore his left anterior cruciate ligament during Monday's scrimmage.OHIO STATE: Two freshmen...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/clemson/2014-08-12/clemson-quarterback-cole-
Autonomy for Big Five spells end to status quo

...something extraordinary or the end of something great.The only thing that seems certain is it's irreversible.As Atlantic Coast Conference commissioner John Swofford put it recently, "The good ship status quo has sailed."Two major decisions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-08-09/autonomy-big-five-spells-
Former Virginia swimming coach glad to join South Carolina staff

...COLUMBIA - South Carolina assistant Mark Bernardino is glad to be back in the pool coaching, even if it isn't what the Atlantic Coast Conference championship-winning coach expected at this point in his career.Bernardino's Cavaliers dominated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-07-29/former-virginia-swimming-
Big Five expected to get way in voting

...expected to pass. Here's what you need to know about it:Q: What do the big conferences want?A: The 65 schools in Atlantic Coast Conference, Big Ten, Big 12, Pac-12 and Southeastern Conference would get the ability to pass permissive legislation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-08-06/big-five-expected-get-way
NCAA board hands five biggest conferences more power

...16-2 on Thursday to approve a historic package of changes that allows the five richest football conferences ? the Atlantic Coast, Big Ten, Big 12, Pac-12 and Southeastern ? to unilaterally change some of the rules that have applied to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-08-07/ncaa-board-hands-five-big
Mike Slive believes NCAA reform will come soon

...request in August.Slive said during the SEC's summer meetings in June that the Big Five ? which also include the Atlantic Coast Conference, Big Ten, Big 12 and Pac-12 ? would consider forming a "Division IV" if they weren't granted autonomy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-07-14/mike-slive-believes-ncaa-
Clemson counts days to South Carolina game

...collective head would be an understatement."It's a high priority," Clemson coach Dabo Swinney said this week at the Atlantic Coast Conference's annual preseason media days. "We want to get it done."There might be bigger rivalries in college...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/clemson/2014-07-24/clemson-counts-day-south-
SEC is quickest path to the NFL

...has had nearly as many early departures drafted (109) as the next two leagues combined. The Pac-12 (57) and Atlantic Coast Conference (54) rank second and third, according to research by STATs, Inc.The 49 first-round selections...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-07-25/sec-quickest-path-nfl
New Atlantic Coast Conference settles into era of stability

GREENSBORO, N.C. - Welcome to the new Atlantic Coast Conference.It's where a founding member is out, a fast-rising program is in, Notre Dame is there, too ? sort of ? and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-07-22/new-atlantic-coast-confer
Florida State, Miami picked to win ACC divisions

GREENSBORO, N.C. - Florida State was an obvious choice as a favorite in one of the Atlantic Coast Conference's divisions.In the other one, the pecking order was nowhere near that clear.Miami was the pick to win the ACC's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-07-21/florida-state-miami-picke