1953–54 Atlantic Coast Conference men's basketball season

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1953–54 ACC men's basketball standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   PCT     W   L   PCT
#15 Duke 9 1   .900     21 6   .778
#20 Maryland 7 2   .778     23 7   .767
Wake Forest 8 4   .667     17 12   .586
NC State 5 3   .625     26 7   .788
North Carolina 5 6   .455     11 10   .524
South Carolina 2 8   .200     10 16   .385
Virginia 1 4   .200     16 11   .593
Clemson 0 9   .000     5 18   .217
1954 ACC Tournament winner
Rankings from AP Poll

Player of the year[edit]

Wake Forest junior center Dickie Hemric

ACC Tournament[edit]

See 1954 ACC Men's Basketball Tournament

NCAA tournament[edit]

Round of 24[edit]

NC State 75 George Washington 73

Regional semi-finals[edit]

La Salle 88 NC State 81

Regional third place[edit]

NC State 65 Cornell 54

Tournament record[edit]

2-1

NIT[edit]

League rules prevented ACC teams from playing in NIT, 1954–1966