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Yahoo Sports
ACC faces some logistical hurdles in picking title game siteFILE - In this July 20, 2015, file photo, Atlantic Coast Conference Commissione
ACC faces some logistical hurdles in picking title game site
Yahoo Sports / Posted yesterday
FILE - In this July 20, 2015, file photo, Atlantic Coast Conference Commissioner John Swofford makes remarks during the ACC, NCAA college football kickoff in Pinehurst, N.C. The ACC has to sort out a lot of things between now and December _ both on... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
ACC faces hurdles in picking title game siteand statewide antidiscrimination protections. In announcing the decision to re
ACC faces hurdles in picking title game site
Statesboro Herald / Posted 2 days ago
and statewide antidiscrimination protections. In announcing the decision to relocate the title game, ACC Commissioner John Swofford said the process of making such a move in only 2½ months "our next challenge." The league also must find new... Read more
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The Washington Times
ACC football championship game location a big question mark for conferenceand statewide antidiscrimination protections. In announcing the decision to re
ACC football championship game location a big question mark for conference
The Washington Times / Posted 2 days ago
and statewide antidiscrimination protections. In announcing the decision to relocate the title game, ACC Commissioner John Swofford said the process of making such a move in only 21/2 months “our next challenge.” The league also must find new... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
ACC Faces Logistical Hurdles In Picking New Title Game Siteand statewide antidiscrimination protections. In announcing the decision to re
ACC Faces Logistical Hurdles In Picking New Title Game Site
CBS Baltimore / Posted 3 days ago
and statewide antidiscrimination protections. In announcing the decision to relocate the title game, ACC Commissioner John Swofford said the process of making such a move in only 2½ months “our next challenge.” The league also must find new... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
ACC faces some logistical hurdles in picking title game siteand statewide antidiscrimination protections. In announcing the decision to re
ACC faces some logistical hurdles in picking title game site
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 3 days ago
and statewide antidiscrimination protections. In announcing the decision to relocate the title game, ACC Commissioner John Swofford said the process of making such a move in only 2 months "our next challenge." The league also must find new... Read more
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The News & Observer
Cooper reiterates his call for special session to repeal HB2before actually moving the games. “The Council of Presidents, the chair of the
Cooper reiterates his call for special session to repeal HB2
The News & Observer / Posted 4 days ago
before actually moving the games. “The Council of Presidents, the chair of the Council of Presidents and Commissioner (John) Swofford all made statements on the memberships decision to relocate all neutral site championships,” Amy Yakola said... Read more
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The News & Observer
A Q and A with “Football in a Forest” author Lee Paceactually a dictum from the Kenan family that no part of the structure rise abov
A Q and A with “Football in a Forest” author Lee Pace
The News & Observer / Posted 4 days ago
actually a dictum from the Kenan family that no part of the structure rise above the level of the trees surrounding it. John Swofford asked that question of Frank Kenan in the mid-1980s and was told it was a “myth,” but probably a decent... Read more
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CNBC
North Carolina 'bathroom law' to cost $110 million in sports tourism alonethis league are of the utmost importance, and the opposition to any form of dis
North Carolina 'bathroom law' to cost $110 million in sports tourism alone
CNBC / Posted 8 days ago
this league are of the utmost importance, and the opposition to any form of discrimination is paramount," ACC Commissioner John Swofford said in a statement. "Today's decision is one of principle." Other sports-business experts agreed overall with... Read more
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The News & Observer
ACC adds another reason to repeal HB2will suffer big hits. And this was not an easy decision for the conference, hea
ACC adds another reason to repeal HB2
The News & Observer / Posted 8 days ago
will suffer big hits. And this was not an easy decision for the conference, headed by former UNC-Chapel Hill quarterback John Swofford. Its headquarters has long been in Greensboro, and even following expansion, the ACC continues to be identified... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Franklin Graham 'outraged' over ACC move to pull out of statefor LGBT people. The Charlotte Observer reports the son of the Rev. Billy Grah
Franklin Graham 'outraged' over ACC move to pull out of state
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 9 days ago
for LGBT people. The Charlotte Observer reports the son of the Rev. Billy Graham sent a letter to ACC commissioner John Swofford. Copies were sent to the presidents of the 15 member schools. In the letter, the younger Graham called on... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Gay-rights groups make NC legislative race picksCharlotte Observer reports (http://bit.ly/2d3Bywy ) the son of the Rev. Billy G
Gay-rights groups make NC legislative race picks
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 9 days ago
Charlotte Observer reports (http://bit.ly/2d3Bywy ) the son of the Rev. Billy Graham sent a letter to ACC commissioner John Swofford. Copies were sent to the presidents of the 15 member schools. In the letter, the younger Graham called on... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Franklin Graham 'outraged' over ACC move to pull out of NCCharlotte Observer reports (http://bit.ly/2d3Bywy) the son of the Rev. Billy Gr
Franklin Graham 'outraged' over ACC move to pull out of NC
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 9 days ago
Charlotte Observer reports (http://bit.ly/2d3Bywy) the son of the Rev. Billy Graham sent a letter to ACC commissioner John Swofford. Copies were sent to the presidents of the 15 member schools. In the letter, the younger Graham called on... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Gay-rights groups make NC legislative race picksCharlotte Observer reports (http://bit.ly/2d3Bywy ) the son of the Rev. Billy G
Gay-rights groups make NC legislative race picks
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 9 days ago
Charlotte Observer reports (http://bit.ly/2d3Bywy ) the son of the Rev. Billy Graham sent a letter to ACC commissioner John Swofford. Copies were sent to the presidents of the 15 member schools. In the letter, the younger Graham called on... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Franklin Graham 'outraged' over ACC move to pull out of NCCharlotte Observer reports (http://bit.ly/2d3Bywy) the son of the Rev. Billy Gr
Franklin Graham 'outraged' over ACC move to pull out of NC
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 9 days ago
Charlotte Observer reports (http://bit.ly/2d3Bywy) the son of the Rev. Billy Graham sent a letter to ACC commissioner John Swofford. Copies were sent to the presidents of the 15 member schools. In the letter, the younger Graham called on... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Franklin Graham 'outraged' over ACC move to pull out of NCCharlotte Observer reports (http://bit.ly/2d3Bywy) the son of the Rev. Billy Gr
Franklin Graham 'outraged' over ACC move to pull out of NC
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 9 days ago
Charlotte Observer reports (http://bit.ly/2d3Bywy) the son of the Rev. Billy Graham sent a letter to ACC commissioner John Swofford. Copies were sent to the presidents of the 15 member schools. In the letter, the younger Graham called on... Read more
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Newsmax
Franklin Graham on ACC's North Carolina Pullout: 'Profound Hypocrisy'labelled the ACC's move a case of "profound hypocrisy." His fiery comments wer
Franklin Graham on ACC's North Carolina Pullout: 'Profound Hypocrisy'
Newsmax / Posted 9 days ago
labelled the ACC's move a case of "profound hypocrisy." His fiery comments were made in a letter to ACC Commissioner John Swofford after the organization said it would move 10 college sports championships from North Carolina to protest the... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Another US college conference rebuffs North Carolina over LGBT lawJames Clements, chairman of the ACC Council of Presidents, said in a statement.
Another US college conference rebuffs North Carolina over LGBT law
Bangor Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
James Clements, chairman of the ACC Council of Presidents, said in a statement. Earlier in the week, ACC Commissioner John Swofford issued a statement to media outlets saying it was time for North Carolina lawmakers to repeal the measure,... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
ACC to relocate athletic championships from North Carolinamen’s basketball first- and second-round matchups scheduled for next March in G
ACC to relocate athletic championships from North Carolina
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 9 days ago
men’s basketball first- and second-round matchups scheduled for next March in Greensboro, North Carolina. ACC Commissioner John Swofford said after the NCAA’s decision that his league would review its next steps. The law requires transgender... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Another N Carolina legislator suggests repealbe played in the state, including the men's basketball first- and second-round
Another N Carolina legislator suggests repeal
Lake Placid News / Posted 9 days ago
be played in the state, including the men's basketball first- and second-round matchups scheduled for next March in Greensboro, North Carolina. ACC Commissioner John Swofford said after the NCAA's decision that his league would review its next ste... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
ACC to relocate athletic championships from North Carolinamen's basketball first- and second-round matchups scheduled for next March in G
ACC to relocate athletic championships from North Carolina
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 9 days ago
men's basketball first- and second-round matchups scheduled for next March in Greensboro, North Carolina. ACC Commissioner John Swofford said after the NCAA's decision that his league would review its next steps. The law requires transgender... Read more
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Bizjournals
ACC pulling football championship game from Charlotte due to HB2this league are of the utmost importance, and the opposition to any form of dis
ACC pulling football championship game from Charlotte due to HB2
Bizjournals / Posted 9 days ago
this league are of the utmost importance, and the opposition to any form of discrimination is paramount," ACC Commissioner John Swofford said in a statement. "Today’s decision is one of principle, and while this decision is the right one, we... Read more
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Times News
ACC to relocate athletic championships from North Carolinamen’s basketball first- and second-round matchups scheduled for next March in G
ACC to relocate athletic championships from North Carolina
Times News / Posted 9 days ago
men’s basketball first- and second-round matchups scheduled for next March in Greensboro, North Carolina. ACC Commissioner John Swofford said after the NCAA’s decision that his league would review its next steps. The law requires transgender... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
ACC pulling championships from North Carolina over House Bill 2would pull all championship events from North Carolina over issues surrounding
ACC pulling championships from North Carolina over House Bill 2
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 9 days ago
would pull all championship events from North Carolina over issues surrounding House Bill 2. According to ACC Commissioner John Swofford, HB2 had previously been scheduled to be discussed during the council's meeting. “The ACC Council of... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
ACC pulling championships from North Carolina over House Bill 2would pull all championship events from North Carolina over issues surrounding
ACC pulling championships from North Carolina over House Bill 2
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 9 days ago
would pull all championship events from North Carolina over issues surrounding House Bill 2. According to ACC Commissioner John Swofford, HB2 had previously been scheduled to be discussed during the council's meeting. “The ACC Council of... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
ACC to relocate athletic championships from North Carolinamen�s basketball first- and second-round matchups scheduled for next March in G
ACC to relocate athletic championships from North Carolina
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
men�s basketball first- and second-round matchups scheduled for next March in Greensboro, North Carolina. ACC Commissioner John Swofford said after the NCAA�s decision that his league would review its next steps. The law requires transgender... Read more
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The Oakland Press
ACC to relocate athletic championships from North Carolinamen’s basketball first- and second-round matchups scheduled for next March in G
ACC to relocate athletic championships from North Carolina
The Oakland Press / Posted 9 days ago
men’s basketball first- and second-round matchups scheduled for next March in Greensboro, North Carolina. ACC Commissioner John Swofford said after the NCAA’s decision that his league would review its next steps. The law requires transgender... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Another N Carolina legislator suggests repealbe played in the state, including the men's basketball first- and second-round
Another N Carolina legislator suggests repeal
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 9 days ago
be played in the state, including the men's basketball first- and second-round matchups scheduled for next March in Greensboro, North Carolina. ACC Commissioner John Swofford said after the NCAA's decision that his league would review its next ste... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
ACC to relocate athletic championships from North Carolinamen's basketball first- and second-round matchups scheduled for next March in G
ACC to relocate athletic championships from North Carolina
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
men's basketball first- and second-round matchups scheduled for next March in Greensboro, North Carolina. ACC Commissioner John Swofford said after the NCAA's decision his league would review its next steps. The law requires transgender people to... Read more
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Daily Herald
Without naming ACC, McCrory responds to decisionbe played in the state, including the men's basketball first- and second-round
Without naming ACC, McCrory responds to decision
Daily Herald / Posted 9 days ago
be played in the state, including the men's basketball first- and second-round matchups scheduled for next March in Greensboro, North Carolina. ACC Commissioner John Swofford said after the NCAA's decision that his league would review its next ste... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
OU’s David Boren: I wouldn’t take Big 12 expansion as a sure thingwould not push for the ACC to move its football championship game from Charlott
OU’s David Boren: I wouldn’t take Big 12 expansion as a sure thing
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted 9 days ago
would not push for the ACC to move its football championship game from Charlotte, the conference’s commissioner, John Swofford, heavily intimated that a move could happen. Wednesday afternoon, that move became official as the ACC... Read more
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Boston Globe
ACC to relocate athletic championships from North Carolinamen’s basketball first- and second-round matchups scheduled for next March in G
ACC to relocate athletic championships from North Carolina
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
men’s basketball first- and second-round matchups scheduled for next March in Greensboro, North Carolina. ACC Commissioner John Swofford said after the NCAA’s decision that his league would review its next steps. The law requires transgender... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Without naming ACC, McCrory responds to decisionbe played in the state, including the men's basketball first- and second-round
Without naming ACC, McCrory responds to decision
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 9 days ago
be played in the state, including the men's basketball first- and second-round matchups scheduled for next March in Greensboro, North Carolina. ACC Commissioner John Swofford said after the NCAA's decision that his league would review its next ste... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
ACC to move athletic championships from North Carolinamen's basketball first- and second-round matchups scheduled for next March in G
ACC to move athletic championships from North Carolina
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 10 days ago
men's basketball first- and second-round matchups scheduled for next March in Greensboro, North Carolina. ACC Commissioner John Swofford said after the NCAA's decision that his league would review its next steps. Copyright 2016 The Associated... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
Harold Brantley to start over at Div. II school after leaving Mizzouwould not push for the ACC to move its football championship game from Charlott
Harold Brantley to start over at Div. II school after leaving Mizzou
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted 10 days ago
would not push for the ACC to move its football championship game from Charlotte, the conference’s commissioner, John Swofford, heavily intimated that a move could happen. Wednesday afternoon, that move became official as the ACC... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
ACC to relocate athletic championships from North Carolinamen's basketball first- and second-round matchups scheduled for next March in G
ACC to relocate athletic championships from North Carolina
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 10 days ago
men's basketball first- and second-round matchups scheduled for next March in Greensboro, North Carolina. ACC Commissioner John Swofford said after the NCAA's decision that his league would review its next steps. The law requires transgender... Read more
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USA Today
Where will the ACC play its football title game?easiest thing in the world to do with less than three months to deadline. “We’
Where will the ACC play its football title game?
USA Today / Posted 10 days ago
easiest thing in the world to do with less than three months to deadline. “We’ll do what we need to do,” ACC Commissioner John Swofford said. “It’s a challenge, our next challenge.” Here are some top options: ORLANDO: Camping World Stadium.... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
ACC pulling championships from North Carolina over House Bill 2would pull all championship events from North Carolina over issues surrounding
ACC pulling championships from North Carolina over House Bill 2
Hawaii News Now / Posted 10 days ago
would pull all championship events from North Carolina over issues surrounding House Bill 2. According to ACC Commissioner John Swofford, HB2 had previously been scheduled to be discussed during the council's meeting. “The ACC Council of... Read more
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WALB Albany
ACC pulling championships from North Carolina over House Bill 2would pull all championship events from North Carolina over issues surrounding
ACC pulling championships from North Carolina over House Bill 2
WALB Albany / Posted 10 days ago
would pull all championship events from North Carolina over issues surrounding House Bill 2. According to ACC Commissioner John Swofford, HB2 had previously been scheduled to be discussed during the council's meeting. “The ACC Council of... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
ACC pulling championships from North Carolina over House Bill 2would pull all championship events from North Carolina over issues surrounding
ACC pulling championships from North Carolina over House Bill 2
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 10 days ago
would pull all championship events from North Carolina over issues surrounding House Bill 2. According to ACC Commissioner John Swofford, HB2 had previously been scheduled to be discussed during the council's meeting. “The ACC Council of... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
ACC pulling championships from North Carolina over House Bill 2would pull all championship events from North Carolina over issues surrounding
ACC pulling championships from North Carolina over House Bill 2
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 10 days ago
would pull all championship events from North Carolina over issues surrounding House Bill 2. According to ACC Commissioner John Swofford, HB2 had previously been scheduled to be discussed during the council's meeting. “The ACC Council of... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
ACC pulling championships from North Carolina over House Bill 2would pull all championship events from North Carolina over issues surrounding
ACC pulling championships from North Carolina over House Bill 2
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 10 days ago
would pull all championship events from North Carolina over issues surrounding House Bill 2. According to ACC Commissioner John Swofford, HB2 had previously been scheduled to be discussed during the council's meeting. “The ACC Council of... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Cooper, Democratic leader urge HB 2 repealbe played in the state, including the men's basketball first- and second-round
Cooper, Democratic leader urge HB 2 repeal
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 10 days ago
be played in the state, including the men's basketball first- and second-round matchups scheduled for next March in Greensboro, North Carolina. ACC Commissioner John Swofford said after the NCAA's decision that his league would review its next ste... Read more
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Boston Herald
ACC to relocate athletic championships from North Carolinamen's basketball first- and second-round matchups scheduled for next March in G
ACC to relocate athletic championships from North Carolina
Boston Herald / Posted 10 days ago
men's basketball first- and second-round matchups scheduled for next March in Greensboro, North Carolina. ACC Commissioner John Swofford said after the NCAA's decision that his league would review its next steps. The law requires transgender... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
ACC pulling championships from North Carolina over House Bill 2would pull all championship events from North Carolina over issues surrounding
ACC pulling championships from North Carolina over House Bill 2
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 10 days ago
would pull all championship events from North Carolina over issues surrounding House Bill 2. According to ACC Commissioner John Swofford, HB2 had previously been scheduled to be discussed during the council's meeting. “The ACC Council of... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
ACC pulls athletic championships from North Carolinabe played in the state, including the men's basketball first- and second-round
ACC pulls athletic championships from North Carolina
KGTV San Diego / Posted 10 days ago
be played in the state, including the men's basketball first- and second-round matchups scheduled for next March in Greensboro, North Carolina. ACC Commissioner John Swofford said after the NCAA's decision that his league would review its next ste... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
ACC to relocate athletic championships from North Carolinamen’s basketball first- and second-round matchups scheduled for next March in G
ACC to relocate athletic championships from North Carolina
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 10 days ago
men’s basketball first- and second-round matchups scheduled for next March in Greensboro, North Carolina. ACC Commissioner John Swofford said after the NCAA’s decision that his league would review its next steps. The law requires transgender... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
ACC Relocating Championships Out of NC Over HB2 Lawchampionships for the 2016-17 academic year. All locations will be announced in
ACC Relocating Championships Out of NC Over HB2 Law
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 10 days ago
championships for the 2016-17 academic year. All locations will be announced in the future from the conference office.” John Swofford also offered a statement: “The ACC Council of Presidents made it clear that the core values of this league are... Read more
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The Columbian
ACC to relocate athletic championships from North Carolinamen’s basketball first- and second-round matchups scheduled for next March in G
ACC to relocate athletic championships from North Carolina
The Columbian / Posted 10 days ago
men’s basketball first- and second-round matchups scheduled for next March in Greensboro, North Carolina. ACC Commissioner John Swofford said after the NCAA’s decision that his league would review its next steps. The law requires transgender... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Cooper, Democratic leader urge HB 2 repealmen's basketball first- and second-round matchups scheduled for next March in G
Cooper, Democratic leader urge HB 2 repeal
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 10 days ago
men's basketball first- and second-round matchups scheduled for next March in Greensboro, North Carolina. ACC Commissioner John Swofford said after the NCAA's decision that his league would review its next steps. Copyright 2016 The Associated... Read more
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ABC News
ACC Pulls Championships from North Carolina over Bathroom Lawpolitical will on communities in which they do business, bypassing the democrat
ACC Pulls Championships from North Carolina over Bathroom Law
ABC News / Posted 10 days ago
political will on communities in which they do business, bypassing the democratic and legal process." ACC Commissioner John Swofford said that "opposition to any form of discrimination is paramount," but realized the impact the decision will... Read more
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