ACC officially welcomes Louisville

The day that has been talked about for years is finally here:

Welcome to the ACC, Louisville.

As the Cardinals officially join their new league home, the league has gone all out to throw a welcoming celebration. Commissioner John Swofford, athletic director Tom Jurich and school president James Ramsey will participate in a huge party in downtown Louisville on Tuesday afternoon. As part of the celebration, the 15 league mascots arrived in Louisville on Monday and had a welcoming party of their own: