2004 ACC Men's Basketball Tournament

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2004 ACC Men's Basketball Tournament
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2004 ACC Tournament logo
Classification Division I
Season 2003–04
Teams 9
Site Greensboro Coliseum
Greensboro, North Carolina
Champions Maryland (3rd title)
Winning coach Gary Williams (1st title)
MVP John Gilchrist (Maryland)
← 2003
2005 →
2003–04 ACC men's basketball standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   PCT     W   L   PCT
#6 Duke 13 3   .813     31 6   .838
#15 NC State 11 5   .688     21 10   .677
#17 Wake Forest 9 7   .563     21 10   .677
#14 Georgia Tech 9 7   .563     28 10   .737
#18 North Carolina 8 8   .500     19 11   .633
#19 Maryland 7 9   .438     20 12   .625
Florida State 6 10   .375     19 14   .576
Virginia 6 10   .375     18 13   .581
Clemson 3 13   .188     10 18   .357
2004 ACC Tournament winner
Rankings from AP Poll

The 2004 Atlantic Coast Conference Men's Basketball Tournament took place from March 11–14 in Greensboro, North Carolina, at the Greensboro Coliseum. The Maryland Terrapins won the tournament as the #6 seed, upsetting #3 seed Wake Forest, #2 seed NC State, and top seed Duke in succession on their way to the championship. It was Maryland's third tournament title, and their first since 1984. Maryland's John Gilchrist won the Most Valuable Player award. Maryland's championship ended Duke's streak of five straight ACC championships.

The 2004 ACC Tournament was the final event with nine participating teams. Virginia Tech and University of Miami from the Big East Conference joined the ACC for the 2004–2005 season.

Bracket[edit]

  First Round
March 11, 2004
Quarterfinals
March 12, 2004
Semifinals
March 13, 2004
Championship Game
March 14, 2004
                                     
       
  1 #5 Duke 84  
    8 Virginia 74  
8 Virginia 83*
9 Clemson 79  
  1 #5 Duke 85  
  4 #14 Georgia Tech 71  
       
       
  4 #14 Georgia Tech 83
    5 #16 North Carolina 82  
     
       
  1 #5 Duke 87
  6 Maryland 95*
       
       
  2 #17 NC State 78
    7 Florida State 71  
     
       
  2 #17 NC State 82
  6 Maryland 85  
       
       
  3 #15 Wake Forest 86
    6 Maryland 87  
     

* Denotes overtime game

AP Rankings at time of tournament

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