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1961-62 Atlantic Coast Conference Season Summary

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Record: 101-91, .526 W-L% (11th of 18)
*Record does not reflect forfeits or vacated games.

Regular Season Champion: Wake Forest
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
Rk School W L W-L% W L W-L%
1 Wake ForestRTF 12 2 .857 22 9 .710
2 Duke  11 3 .786 20 5 .800
3 North Carolina State  10 4 .714 11 6 .647
4 North Carolina  7 7 .500 8 9 .471
5 South Carolina  7 7 .500 15 12 .556
6 Clemson  4 10 .286 12 15 .444
7 Maryland  3 11 .214 8 17 .320
8 Virginia  2 12 .143 5 18 .217

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
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