Gifttastic ACC Week in Review

Giftastic ACC Week in Review

Boston College (4-7, 0-1 ACC):

L vs. Maryland, 88-80
W vs. Philadelphia, 67-50

Everyone says you shouldn’t pay too much attention to college basketball in November and December. And if you’re BC, you’re hoping that that adage holds true. Woof.

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Clemson (8-2, 0-0 ACC):

W vs Furman, 71-35

Well, Tigers, that was a heck of a performance. Legitimately impressed by how Clemson is beginning this season. And curious at how Brownell is going to screw it up.

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Duke (8-2, 0-0 ACC):

W vs. Gardner Webb, 85-66

Flawless victory. Well, not totally flawless, but 19-point victories are nothing to sneeze at…also? Will the real Rasheed Sulaimon please stand up? Anyway, here’s one of Coach K’s shooting drills.

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Florida State (6-3, 0-0 ACC):

No games.

FSU didn’t play this week since everyone was busy celebrating their berth in the BCS National Championship.

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Georgia Tech (8-3, 0-0 ACC):

W vs Kennesaw State, 74-57

3 wins in a row by an average of 17 points. Here’s to hoping Brian Gregory and the Yellow Jackets can keep it up.

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Maryland (7-4, 1-0 ACC):

W @ Boston College, 88-80
W @ Florida Atlantic, 66-62

The Terps started off their ACC farewell tour in nice fashion by beating a woeful BC team. They then followed that up with a close win against an absolutely putrid FAU team. You guys are gross.

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Miami (5-5, 0-1 ACC):

No games.

Miami didn’t play this week because …well, it doesn’t matter why because we should be thankful. They’re a puddle of fail.

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North Carolina (7-2, 0-0 ACC):

W vs Kentucky, 82-77

Who needs PJ Hairston? Or that other guy? UNC looks to be really good.

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North Carolina State (7-2, 0-0 ACC):

W vs Detroit, 82-79

An up-and-down State team played one game that symbolizes how this season will go…they were blowing out Detroit and then allowed them right back in it. Less than encouraging win.

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Notre Dame (8-3, 0-0 ACC):

L vs North Dakota State, 73-69
W vs Indiana, 79-72

The Irish beat the team they should’ve lost to and lost to the team they should’ve beaten. Basically, I understand nothing.

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Pittsburgh (10-0, 0-0 ACC):

W vs Youngstown State, 91-73

One of two undefeated teams in the ACC. And not ranked in the Top 25. They’ll keep winning, though. Exciting!

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Syracuse (10-0, 0-0 ACC):

W @ St. John’s, 68-63

A win’s a win, but it wasn’t pretty. But Syracuse remains one of the best teams in the country and the best team in the ACC.

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Virginia (7-3, 0-0 ACC):

No games.

Virginia didn’t play this week. Which means Tony Bennett didn’t set basketball back another 40 years this week.

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Virginia Tech (7-3, 1-0 ACC):

No games.

Teams from Virginia obviously take the exam period very seriously. They do not, however, take basketball very seriously.

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Wake Forest (8-2, 0-0 ACC):

No games.

Bzdelik didn’t coach any basketball games this week. Which is always a good thing. Means he was able to get on the road and do some recruiting.

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