1976 Atlantic Coast Conference Baseball Tournament

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1976 Atlantic Coast Conference
Baseball Tournament
Teams 7
Format Seven-team double-elimination tournament
Finals Site
Champions Clemson (1st title)
Winning coach Bill Wilhelm (1st title)
MVP
Attendance 6,250
1976 Atlantic Coast Conference baseball standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   PCT     W   L   PCT
#5 Clemson y 10 2   .833     36 15   .706
Maryland 8 4   .667     19 14   .576
North Carolina 8 4   .667     19 17   .528
NC State 6 6   .500     20 10   .667
Wake Forest 5 7   .417     22 11   .667
Virginia 4 8   .333     17 22   .436
Duke 1 11   .083     7 23   .233
† – Conference champion
‡ – Tournament champion
y – Invited to the NCAA Tournament
As of June 30, 1976[1]; Rankings from Collegiate Baseball

The 1976 Atlantic Coast Conference Baseball Tournament was held at Tiger Field in Clemson, SC from April 22nd through April 25th. Clemson won the tournament and earned the Atlantic Coast Conference's automatic bid to the 1976 NCAA Division I Baseball Tournament.

Tournament[edit]

  Play-In Rd. (Single Elim.)     Round 2     Round 3     Championship  
                                       
  Winner's Bracket
    5  Wake Forest 0  
  5  Wake Forest 7     1  Clemson 2    
  4  NC State 3          
      2  Maryland 2  
        1  Clemson 3    
  6  Virginia 8              
  3  North Carolina 6                
      6  Virginia 4            
      2  Maryland 8         2  Maryland 2
  7  Duke 9           1  Clemson 3
  2  Maryland 10        
     
Loser's Bracket    
    2  Maryland 14    
  6  Virginia 8     6  Virginia 8  
  5  Wake Forest 2  

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "College Baseball Conference Standings -- 1976". Boyd's World. Retrieved August 23, 2014.