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SEC/B12 pact a game-changer for ACC

...You can also kiss Notre Dame goodbye, commissioner John Swofford. Despite all of its efforts to build a broader football...must leave some egg on the face of ACC commissioner John Swofford, who earlier in the week reiterated his union's devotion...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/scott-michaux/2012-05-18/secb12-p
North Carolina is picked to win the ACC in basketball

...are in the Atlantic Coast Conference."Those guys are Hall of Fame coaches for a reason," ACC Commissioner John Swofford said. "They have withstood the test of time in running quality programs. Issues are going to happen sometimes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-10-28/north-carolina-picked-win
Daily fantasy sports sites draw attention, ire of NCAA

...of gambling though intuitively it might seem otherwise," SEC commissioner Greg Sankey said.Said ACC commissioner John Swofford: "It's a complicated issue on all fronts and it seems to be getting more complicated."Still, the Football Bowl...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-10-10/daily-fantasy-sports-site
Ex-Washington County star Allisha Gray named first-team All-ACC

...Gray was one of 10 players named to the All-Atlantic Coast Conference first team announced Tuesday by commissioner John Swofford and selected by a panel of media members and team representatives.Gray leads the Tar Heels in scoring with 16.1...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-03-03/ex-washington-county-star
ACC settles into period of strength, stability

...the Southeastern Conference and Big Ten."We have a lot of consistency right now in ACC football," Commissioner John Swofford said Monday during the league's preseason media day. "And we've got some solid bases to build from, because...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/clemson/2015-07-20/acc-settles-period-streng
Autonomy for Big Five spells end to status quo

...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 ensured the hypocrisy of the amateur...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-08-09/autonomy-big-five-spells-
National title, realignment generate buzz around ACC

...Florida State."I think we've got as good a shot as anybody to be in the top four the first year," commissioner John Swofford said Sunday, the first of the league's two-day preseason kickoff event."We will have teams in the mix to be...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-07-20/national-title-realignmen
New Atlantic Coast Conference settles into era of stability

...leaving its members optimistic about its future."I think everybody is where they want to be," commissioner John Swofford said. "That's real important."So, here comes ambitious Louisville into its fourth conference since 2004...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-07-22/new-atlantic-coast-confer
Louisville AD convinced Cardinals have found a permanent home as newest member of the ACC

...replacing Maryland after it joined the Big Ten along with Rutgers.In a news conference that included ACC Commissioner John Swofford and Louisville President James Ramsey, Jurich said, "We're not the biggest, we're not the best, but we're...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-07-01/louisville-ad-convinced-c
Big 5 pass cost of attendance measure as NCAA autonomy begins

...schools in the other 27 conferences that make up Division I."It is a special day," Atlantic Coast Commissioner John Swofford said. "It's historic, first of all, in that these 65 schools are in a room by themselves with the ability to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-01-17/big-5-pass-cost-attendanc