2008 ACC Men's Basketball Tournament

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2008 ACC Men's Basketball Tournament
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2008 ACC Tournament logo
Classification Division I
Season 2007–08
Teams 12
Site Charlotte Bobcats Arena
Charlotte, North Carolina
Champions North Carolina (17th title)
Winning coach Roy Williams (2nd title)
MVP Tyler Hansbrough[1] ((North Carolina))
Television ESPN, Raycom Sports
ACC Men's Basketball Tournaments
«2007  2009»

The 2008 Atlantic Coast Conference Men's Basketball Tournament took place from March 13–16, 2008, at the Charlotte Bobcats Arena in Charlotte, North Carolina. The tournament was broadcast on the ESPN family of networks, along with Raycom Sports in the ACC footprint. Both broadcasters had the games available in HD.

Florida State and Miami won their first round games for the second year in a row. Miami became the first #5 seed to win an ACC tournament game since the conference expanded to 12 teams. The past two seasons, the #12 seed pulled off the upset.

Tyler Hansbrough of North Carolina was named tournament MVP.

Bracket[edit]

  First Round
March 13, 2008
Quarterfinals
March 14, 2008
Semifinals
March 15, 2008
Championship Game
March 16, 2008
                                     
        
  1  #1 North Carolina[2] 82  
    9  Florida State 70  
8  Wake Forest 60
9  Florida State[3] 70  
  1  #1 North Carolina[4] 68  
  4  Virginia Tech 66  
        
        
  4  Virginia Tech[5] 63
    5  Miami 49  
5  Miami[6] 63
12  NC State 50  
  1  #1 North Carolina[7] 86
  3  #22 Clemson 81
        
        
  2  #9 Duke[8] 82
    7  Georgia Tech 70  
7  Georgia Tech[9] 94
10  Virginia 76  
  2  #9 Duke 74
  3  #22 Clemson[10] 78  
        
        
  3  #22 Clemson[11] 82
    11  Boston College 48  
6  Maryland 68
11  Boston College[12] 71  

AP Rankings at time of tournament

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