PINEHURST, N.C. (AP) The Atlantic Coast Conference has apologized for a sentence with two expletives that appeared on a page in its football media guide.
Spokeswoman Amy Yakola says the league ”appropriately updated” online versions to remove the all-caps sentence. The league pulled printed copies not already distributed at the ACC Kickoff media days.
It is unclear how the mistake occurred.
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In March, the ACC men’s basketball tournament program listed North Carolina State as ”UNC State” – partly an abbreviation for rival North Carolina – throughout a stats page. The league said it was an editing mistake by its program provider using a computer’s find-replace function.