Several teams enter the ACC tournament and yet only one will stand victorious at The Verizon Center in Washington DC, on Mar. 12, 2016 at 9 p.m. EST. Catch the championship game on live stream here!
There is a war in the east going on and it is coming to a head a day before selection Sunday. It will be cool outside but Virginia and North Carolina will be heating things up when they battle it out for the ACC title and a guaranteed ticket to the NCAA tournament. See all the ACC action from tip-off to final buzzer on the live stream here.
Both teams have very respectable regular season records and are expected to receive invites to the big dance despite the outcome of the ACC championship game. Like most of the other conferences, the ACC saw the top seeded teams enjoy their byes. The rest proved useful as the quarter-finals saw only top-ranked teams.
There were some truly heart-stopping performances by some wonderful student athletes during this tournament considered a tune-up before the big show. Joel Berry ll, 21, is the guard from Florida who was lights out for North Carolina in their 88-71 quarterfinal win over Pitt. The sophomore had a pair of threes in his 20 points. He also had a four steals and three assists to color up his box score. Expect to see this kid playing with the big boys in the league.
When Virginia and North Carolina get together there are sure to be fireworks in this final conference game. Both teams are stacked with starters and have deep benches.
Inside and out both teams can score from any side of the paint and are equally skilled on the defensive floor. The action will be fast too as both teams love to push the tempo. When the tip-off happens, hold onto your seats cause it will be a wild ride.
What do you think HollywoodLifers? Who will bring home the ACC title? Or better, who do you think will be the Cinderella team in this year’s NCAA tourney?