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Texas A&M appears headed from the Big 12 to the SEC as soon as some legal wrangling is resolved, and Oklahoma’s board of regents is scheduled to meet Monday to discuss how the Sooners (and likely, in turn, Oklahoma State) approach the future. That possible move would be a potential death knell the Big 12.

Then there’s Texas, whose Longhorn Network television deal with ESPN created discontent within the Big 12 and helped trigger the latest round of wanderlust among schools. Swofford declined to talk specifically about Texas, but said an unbalanced distribution of money was anathema to the league.

“I would tell you that in the Atlantic Coast Conference, equal revenue sharing is sacred,” Swofford said.

Among the other significant subjects touched upon Sunday:

Swofford said expansion permits the ACC to reopen its television contract with its current rights holders, but does not allow the conference to go to the open market. The ACC agreed to a 12-year, $1.86 billion deal with ESPN in 2010, and the contract began this year.

“I’m quite confident that as we work with our existing TV partners with these two members coming in that the current members and the two new members will not only be whole but beyond whole financially in terms of television,” Swofford said.

• It is uncertain how the league’s football divisional alignment will break. The ACC opted against a geographic split when it created two six-team divisions when Boston College began play in 2005.

“We’ve had some discussion about that, but we will need to have further discussions,” Swofford said. “We would not want to come to a conclusion of that without the full participation of Pittsburgh and Syracuse in that discussion. That will be one of the first things we start addressing and the scheduling models. Obviously those two go hand-in-hand.”

• The ACC basketball tournament, played in North Carolina for much of its history, could make an appearance in New York after this expansion. Madison Square Garden is the long-time home of the Big East tournament, and Swofford said the ACC “would be open to that as part of the rotation” of future tournaments.

“Taking a look at New York and Madison Square Garden would be a very appealing for Atlantic Coast Conference basketball fans, now moreso with more teams in closer proximity,” Swofford said. “We’d probably be remiss if we didn’t think of it in those terms.”

There are countless details left for the ACC to sort out, and there still is uncertainty at a national level. But Swofford succinctly crystallized his league’s philosophy Sunday.

“Our focus is always on what’s best for us,” Swofford said.

And right now, getting bigger apparently is what’s best for the ACC.