1973 Atlantic Coast Conference Baseball Tournament

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1973 Atlantic Coast Conference Baseball Tournament
Classification Division
Teams 7
Format Seven-team double-elimination tournament
Site
Champions NC State (1st title)
Winning coach Sam Esposito (1st title)
Attendance 6,800
1973 Atlantic Coast Conference baseball standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   PCT     W   L   PCT
Clemson 10 2   .833     24 16   .600
NC State y 9 3   .750     23 10   .697
Virginia 7 5   .583     16 12   .571
North Carolina 5 7   .417     11 15   .423
Wake Forest 6 9   .400     6 16   .273
Maryland 4 7   .364     11 9   .550
Duke 2 10   .167     7 17   .292
† – Conference champion
‡ – Tournament champion
y – Invited to the NCAA Tournament
As of June 30, 1973[1]; Rankings from Collegiate Baseball

The 1973 Atlantic Coast Conference Baseball Tournament was the inaugural Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) baseball tournament. It was held in Chapel Hill, NC from April 19 – April 22, 1973. NC State won the tournament and earned the ACC's automatic bid to the 1973 NCAA University Division Baseball Tournament.

Tournament[edit]

  Play-In Rd. (Single Elim.)     Round 2     Round 3     Championship  
                                       
  Winner's Bracket
    4  Wake Forest 3  
  5  North Carolina 6     1  Clemson 10    
  4  Wake Forest 10          
      1  Clemson 3  
        3  Virginia 1    
  6  Maryland 1              
  3  Virginia 7                
      3  Virginia 2            
      2  NC State 1         2  NC State 8 3
  7  Duke 1           1  Clemson 4 2
  2  NC State 9        
     
Loser's Bracket    
    3  Virginia 3    
  4  Wake Forest 3     2  NC State 9  
  2  NC State 5  

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "College Baseball Conference Standings -- 1973". Boyd's World. Retrieved August 17, 2014. 
2. 2007 ACC Baseball Media Guide