The ACC has had a tough year overall this season. However, with the rise of Georgia Tech the ACC is likely to get 7 teams into the tournament. Louisville and North Carolina need to avoid bad losses early in the tournament.
Contender: Florida St, Clemson & Georgia Tech
Upset candidate: North Carolina & Louisville
At large possibilities: Virginia, Florida St, Georgia Tech, Virginia Tech, Clemson, North Carolina, Louisville & Syracuse
Winner: Florida St