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ACC thwarts Big East again

Updated: February 24, 2004, 9:25 PM ET
Associated Press

HARTFORD, Conn. -- The Atlantic Coast Conference defeated the Big East in court for the third time in four months.

A Connecticut judge has dismissed all claims against the ACC, its commissioner and officers in a lawsuit filed by four Big East schools over the ACC's expansion. A lawyer for the Big East schools said there will be an appeal.

The expansion sparked a major makeover of several conferences as many schools forged new affiliations.

"This is the outcome we expected ...

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