1978 Atlantic Coast Conference Baseball Tournament

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1978 Atlantic Coast Conference
Baseball Tournament
Teams 7
Format Seven-team double-elimination tournament
Finals Site
Champions Clemson (2nd title)
Winning coach Bill Wilhelm (2nd title)
MVP
Attendance 8,300
1978 Atlantic Coast Conference baseball standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   PCT     W   L   PCT
#25 Clemson y 10 2   .833     39 14   .736
#3 North Carolina y 9 3   .750     38 17   .691
Wake Forest 7 5   .583     23 14   .622
Maryland 5 6   .455     14 14   .500
NC State 5 7   .417     23 16   .590
Virginia 4 8   .333     18 14   .563
Duke 1 10   .091     12 22   .353
† – Conference champion
‡ – Tournament champion
y – Invited to the NCAA Tournament
As of June 30, 1978[1]; Rankings from Collegiate Baseball

The 1978 Atlantic Coast Conference Baseball Tournament was held at Doug Kingsmore Stadium in Clemson, SC from April 20th through April 24th. Clemson won the tournament and earned the Atlantic Coast Conference's automatic bid to the 1978 NCAA Division I Baseball Tournament.

Tournament[edit]

  Play-In Rd. (Single Elim.)     Round 2     Round 3     Championship  
                                       
  Winner's Bracket
    1  Clemson 12  
  4  Maryland 2     5  NC State 1    
  5  NC State 7          
      1  Clemson 13  
        7  Duke 0    
  6  Virginia 2              
  3  Wake Forest 16                
      3  Wake Forest 3            
      7  Duke 4         3  Wake Forest 2
  7  Duke 3           1  Clemson 7
  2  North Carolina 2        
     
Loser's Bracket    
    7  Duke 3    
  3  Wake Forest 6     3  Wake Forest 4  
  5  NC State 3  

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "College Baseball Conference Standings -- 1978". Boyd's World. Retrieved August 26, 2014.