The Tar Heels went into Saturday’s Duke game knowing they were a three seed in the ACC tournament the following weekend, but was unsure of who they would be playing. The news is out and the official bracket is in and UNC will have the task of taking on the winner of the 6 seed Florida State Seminoles and the 11 seed Clemson Tigers. The game will air at 9 pm on Thursday evening and the Tar Heels will take on the winner at 9 pm the following night.
The rest of the bracket is as follows:
3/14 at 12:00 — #8 Boston College vs #9 Georgia Tech (Winner plays #1 Miami, 3/15 at 12:00)
3/14 at 2:00 — #5 NC State vs #12 Virginia Tech (Winner plays #4 Virginia, 3/15 at 2:00)
3/14 at 7:00 — #7 Maryland vs #10 Wake Forest (Winner plays #2 Duke, 3/15 at 7:00)
3/14 at 9:00 — #6 Florida State vs #11 Clemson (Winner plays #3 North Carolina, 3/15 at 9:00)
The way the bracket shapes up, the Tar Heels would likely face Duke for a third time this season in the semifinal should they win their quarterfinal game on Friday. For wall to wall coverage on the ACC Tournament, check in with Keeping it Heel.