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1961-62 Atlantic Coast Conference
Season Summary

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Record: 101-91, .526 W-L% (4th of 18) (Schedule and Results)
* Records do not reflect forfeits and vacated games.
SRS: 3.67 (5th of 18) ▪ SOS: 2.87 (5th of 18)

Regular Season Champion: Wake Forest
Conf. Tournament Champion: Wake Forest

NCAA Tournament: 1 (Wake Forest)

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Duke and Wake Forest)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Duke)

Standings

Conference Overall PTS/G SRS
Rk School W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
1 Wake Forest 12 2 .857 22 9 .710 81.4 74.3 11.6 4.5 NCAA Tournament; Reg. Season Champion; Conf. Tournament Champion; NCAA FF
2 Duke 11 3 .786 20 5 .800 82.0 67.9 16.3 2.2
3 North Carolina State 10 4 .714 11 6 .647 71.2 66.9 7.1 2.8
4 North Carolina 7 7 .500 8 9 .471 72.2 72.8 2.9 3.5
5 South Carolina 7 7 .500 15 12 .556 78.3 77.2 2.9 1.8
6 Clemson 4 10 .286 12 15 .444 72.1 74.7 -0.4 2.2
7 Maryland 3 11 .214 8 17 .320 69.9 72.2 0.2 2.5
8 Virginia 2 12 .143 5 18 .217 69.6 84.5 -11.3 3.5

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 12/19 12/26 1/2 1/9 1/16 1/23 1/30 2/6 2/13 2/20 2/27 3/6 Final
Duke 7 - 10 8 10 7 7 6 5 7 8 8 9 10
Clemson - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Maryland - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
North Carolina - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
North Carolina State - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
South Carolina - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Virginia - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Wake Forest 3 - - - - - - - - - - - - -

NCAA Tournament

National Third Place
Wake Forest won (82-80) versus UCLA

First Round
Wake Forest won (92-82) versus Yale (East Regional)

Regional Semifinal
Wake Forest won (96-85) versus Saint Joseph's (East Regional)

Regional Final
Wake Forest won (79-69) versus Villanova (East Regional)

National Semifinal
Wake Forest lost (84-68) versus Ohio State