Pitt files suit against Big East

Updated: May 14, 2012, 12:16 PM ET
Associated Press

PITTSBURGH -- The University of Pittsburgh is going to court in hopes of expediting its exit from the Big East.

The school filed a complaint in the Court of Common Pleas of Allegheny County on Friday claiming the Big East has waived its right to enforce a 27-month withdrawal notice and the Panthers should be allowed move to the ACC without further penalty by the 2013-14 conference year.

Pitt and Syracuse announced last September they were jumping to the ACC. Pitt paid half of its $5 ...

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