| Oct 15, 2012
| 12:33 PM
Media release from the Atlantic Coast Conference:
GREENSBORO, N.C. – NC State has been picked as the favorite in the first Atlantic Coast Conference Men’s Basketball Coaches Preseason Poll announced on Monday.
The Wolfpack, which returns...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 2:43 AM
Talk about being upstaged. Just as I was set to post my preseason All-ACC basketball team and predicted order of finish – this to advance the league’s media day Wednesday in Charlotte – the conference’s coaches released their...
| Oct 18, 2012
ACC basketball went old school Wednesday. Short shorts, canvas sneakers, two-hand set shot old school.
Mirroring the conference's coaches, the league's media voted North Carolina State, Duke and North Carolina to finish 1-2-3.
"Our region is the most...
| Nov 3, 2012
| 7:23 PM
Atlantic Coast Conference
Heading into last season's NCAA tournament, three ACC teams – North Carolina, Duke and ACC tournament champion Florida State – were ranked in the top 10, but UNC and N.C. State were the only ACC reps in the Sweet 16....
| Mar 11, 2013
| 11:57 AM
The 60th ACC basketball tournament convenes Thursday at its traditional home, Greensboro, N.C. But with a top seed hailing from palm tree and stone crab country, the event could be a showcase for the nouveau riche.
This marks Miami’s ninth ACC...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 10:26 AM
Virginia Tech guard Erick Green has been named the Atlantic Coast Conference Player of the Year.
Green received 38 of 76 votes cast by the Atlantic Coast Sports Media Association on Tuesday.
Miami’s Shane Larkin was second with 23 votes, and...
| Feb 27, 2013
| 3:23 PM
Getting big home wins in January against North Carolina and N.C. State were steps in the right direction for a Virginia program hoping to get back to the NCAA tournament for a second straight season, but one fact remains.
Those Atlantic Coast Conference...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 1:27 PM
In the surging sea of blue-and-orange clad humanity that swarmed onto the John Paul Jones Arena floor after Virginia’s 73-68 win against No. 3 Duke, U.Va.’s players lived out the kind of frenzied postgame celebration that had previously only...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 10:26 PM
Springsteen was a different kind of loud and certainly more sustained. Stevie Van Zandt riffing on guitar, the Big Man wailing on sax, and The Boss himself at full throttle.
But other than that evening, I’ve never heard John Paul Jones Arena...
| Mar 6, 2013
DURHAM, N.C. — For the second time in two weeks Tuesday, Duke punished Virginia Tech. The Blue Devils again shredded the Hokies' defense, especially from beyond the 3-point arc, committed precious few turnovers and survived Erick Green's nightly...
| Mar 7, 2013
| 11:22 AM
Duke’s Shane Battier and North Carolina’s Joseph Forte shared 2001 ACC basketball player of the year honors as media balloting deadlocked at 32 votes each. If ever another season was going to produce such an improbable tie, it’s this...