ACC Extends Formal Invitation for Membership to Boston College


by -
  Print   | TigerNetcom Facebook ClemsonTigerNet Twitter TigerNet RSS Feed

Greensboro, N.C. – Clemson University President James F. Barker, chair of the Council of Presidents, announced that the Atlantic Coast Conference has extended a formal invitation for membership to Boston College. The invitation is being extended to Boston College subject to Boston College’s compliance with any valid Big East Constitution and bylaw provisions and to notify the ACC of its decision no later than November 1, 2003.






TIGER POLL




What do you think about adding Boston College as the ACC's 12th team?






















Awesome pick





Good pick





Another school would be better





I dont' care. Let's just get 12 teams and a championship game



Current /
Previous Submit your own Poll


“This morning the conference’s Council of Presidents reached a unanimous agreement to officially offer membership in the Atlantic Coast Conference to Boston College,” said Barker. “This institution represents and shares the values for which the ACC has long been known. We hope they choose to accept this invitation as they would be a great addition to our family.”

“Through the ACC’s first 50 years, the conference has earned a reputation for excellence in both academics and athletics. As we look to the future, we are confident that our schools, coaches and student-athletes will maintain that heritage.”

“Our presidents and chancellors are very impressed with Boston College, not only with the quality and breadth of their athletic programs but also with their excellent academic success and reputation. They would be both an outstanding academic and athletic partner.”

Rate this Story:
15 votes

  Print   | TigerNetcom Facebook ClemsonTigerNet Twitter TigerNet RSS Feed
WATCH: Deshaun Watson hype video "Doubted"
WATCH: Deshaun Watson hype video "Doubted"
Fox Sports analyst thinks Deshaun Watson could 'change the sport' of football
Fox Sports analyst thinks Deshaun Watson could 'change the sport' of football
For Trayvon Mullen, knowledge leads to championships
For Trayvon Mullen, knowledge leads to championships
WATCH: Behind the scenes with Clemson Football
WATCH: Behind the scenes with Clemson Football
WATCH: Dabo comes from 17 lengths behind to win.... a horse race
WATCH: Dabo comes from 17 lengths behind to win.... a horse race
Tigers to give "punch-drunk" freshmen the weekend off as Furman prep begins
Tigers to give "punch-drunk" freshmen the weekend off as Furman prep begins
WATCH: Former Clemson WR's diving TD grab
WATCH: Former Clemson WR's diving TD grab
WATCH: Clemson WR commit catch, run for TD in big night
WATCH: Clemson WR commit catch, run for TD in big night
Swinney says Bryant "had his best day" in Thursday's full scrimmage
Swinney says Bryant "had his best day" in Thursday's full scrimmage
Sign Up for E-Mail News Alerts
Features
Breaking
Daily Digest