In a 2010 Swarbrick interview he did specifically note Wake
by tdiddy07 (2019-01-11 13:29:21)

In reply to: Why does Wake have MFN status and Miami not?  posted by El Kabong

and Duke as the kind of teams he wanted to see more on the schedule because they are schools that "look and feel like we do." I remember that article since it prompted me to write a letter to the Observer criticizing that loser mentality.

Now I have no reason to think that the sequencing won't even out over time with the current ACC relationship. But if it doesn't, that was a preference stated before the relationship began.