Here in ACC country, the sun is fading behind the oncoming threat of snow showers. There are tears and fear, loathing in the gloaming. Tobacco Road has rolled up its reputation and burned its hopes in the NCAA Tournament, leaving this as what ACC fans say to a Kentuckian these days:
Louisville will be in the ACC next year.
Yes, the Cardinals will, and perhaps the ACC would like to claim them right now, but not so fast, my friend.