When can we expect
As soon as the 2013-14 season, but that remains to be worked out.
What sports just got tougher for Maryland teams?
You can start with lacrosse and men’s and women’s basketball. The lacrosse league with Maryland,
So when will Maryland face Notre Dame in football?
That remains to be scheduled. But we know the teams will be meeting periodically. The plan is for Notre Dame to play each
Have the schools met before in football?
They've played in the past, most recently last season. When the Notre Dame game was scheduled in March 2010, Maryland proudly said the meeting would be "a statement game for our Terps football program." Notre Dame won convincingly, 45-21, in only the second football meeting between the schools.
Why would the ACC want Notre Dame?
It's Notre Dame. It's a huge brand. The school lines up academically with the ACC and athletically the league just became a whole lot stronger across the board. This also sets the league up to take the Irish in football if they ultimately decide to -- or feel they need to -- join a conference. But Notre Dame is still asserting its football independence for now.
What is the ACC's appeal to Notre Dame?