2021 ACC tournament: Bracket
2021 ACC tournament: Schedule, scores, seeds
Here were all scores and results for the 2021 ACC men's basketball championship. Georgia Tech upset Florida State 80-75 to win the title.
First Round — Tuesday, March 9
Second Round — Wednesday, March 10
Quarterfinals — Thursday, March 11
Game 8: No. 1 Virginia 72, No. 8 Syracuse 69
Game 9: No. 4 Georgia Tech 70, No. 13 Miami 66
Game 10: No. 2 Florida State vs. No. 10 Duke — Canceled
Duke announced Thursday morning it was out of the tournament because of a positive COVID-19 test.
Game 11: No. 6 North Carolina 81, No. 3 Virginia Tech 73
Semifinals — Friday, March 12
Game 12: No. 1 Virginia vs. No. 4 Georgia Tech | Canceled
The ACC announced Friday that Virginia is out of the tournament because of a positive COVID-19 test.
Game 13: No. 2 Florida State 69, No. 6 North Carolina 66
Championship — Saturday, March 13
2021 ACC tournament: Seeds
The top four seeds have double-byes into the quarterfinals. Seed Nos. 5 through 9 have byes into the second round.
- Florida State
- Virginia Tech
- Georgia Tech
- North Carolina
- NC State
- Notre Dame
- Wake Forest
- Boston College
Virginia vs. Georgia Tech semifinal game canceled
The Virginia vs. Georgia Tech ACC tournament game is canceled because of a positive COVID-19 test within the Virginia basketball program.
Duke is out of ACC tournament after COVID-19 positive test
Due to a positive COVID-19 test, Duke is out of the ACC tournament. The Blue Devils were scheduled to play Florida State in the quarterfinals on Thursday.
Duke announced late Thursday morning that a member of the program's Tier 1 personnel tested positive after Wednesday's game. The Blue Devils beat Louisville on Wednesday.
SAD NEWS: We will not continue competing in the 2021 ACC Tournament due to our school’s and conference’s health/safety protocols. The determination was made following the positive COVID-19 test for a member of our program’s Tier 1 personnel after Wednesday’s game.— Duke Men’s Basketball (@DukeMBB) March 11, 2021
Final: No. 6 seed North Carolina 101, No. 11 seed Notre Dame 59
North Carolina blitzed Notre Dame in the second round of the ACC tournament 101-59, behind a 50-percent shooting effort and double-doubles from Armando Bacot (20 points, 13 rebounds), Day'ron Sharpe (14 points, 10 rebounds) and Walker Kessler (16 points, 12 rebounds) as the Tar Heels out-rebounded the Fighting Irish 54-31, including 24 offensive rebounds.
Next, North Carolina will face No. 3 seed Virginia Tech at 9 p.m. ET on Thursday, March 11 in the ACC tournament quarterfinals.
Final: No. 10 seed Duke 70, No. 7 seed Louisville 56
Led by freshman center Mark Williams, No. 10 seed Duke advanced to the ACC tournament quarterfinals with a 70-56 win over No. 7 seed Louisville on Wednesday night. Williams had 23 points and 19 rebounds, leading all players in both statistical categories. Duke led by one at halftime, 30-29, but pulled away in the second half behind a 40-point half.
Next up for Duke is a matchup against No. 2 seed Florida State at 6:30 p.m. ET on Thursday, March 11.
Meanwhile, Louisville will enter Selection Sunday with a 13-7 record.
ACC tournament champions
Duke won the most recent title, defeating Florida State in the 2019 final. The 2020 tournament was canceled due to COVID-19.
|2015||Notre Dame||90-82||North Carolina|
|2012||Florida State||85-82||North Carolina|
|2007||North Carolina||89-80||NC State|
|1997||North Carolina||64-54||NC State|
|1996||Wake Forest||75-74||Georgia Tech|
|1995||Wake Forest||82-80 (OT)||North Carolina|
|1993||Georgia Tech||77-75||North Carolina|
|1987||NC State||68-67||North Carolina|
|1985||Georgia Tech||57-54||North Carolina|
|1975||North Carolina||79-66||NC State|
|1974||NC State||103-100 (OT)||Maryland|
|1971||South Carolina||52-51||North Carolina|
|1970||NC State||42-39 (2OT)||South Carolina|
|1968||North Carolina||87-50||NC State|
|1959||NC State||80-56||North Carolina|
|1957||North Carolina||95-75||South Carolina|
|1956||NC State||76-54||Wake Forest|
|1954||NC State||82-80 (OT)||Wake Forest|