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1970-71 Atlantic Coast Conference
Season Summary

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Record: 136-86, .613 W-L% (2nd of 19) (Schedule and Results)
* Records do not reflect forfeits and vacated games.
SRS: 7.65 (2nd of 19) ▪ SOS: 5.28 (1st of 19)

Regular Season Champion: UNC
Conf. Tournament Champion: South Carolina

NCAA Tournament: 1 (South Carolina)

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Duke, North Carolina State and South Carolina)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(UNC and South Carolina)

Standings

Conference Overall PTS/G SRS
Rk School W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
1 North Carolina 11 3 .786 26 6 .813 84.6 71.7 17.4 4.6 Reg. Season Champion
2 South Carolina 10 4 .714 23 6 .793 77.9 68.4 15.1 5.6 NCAA Tournament; Conf. Tournament Champion
3 Duke 9 5 .643 20 10 .667 79.6 73.7 12.1 6.2
4 Wake Forest 7 7 .500 16 10 .615 77.8 74.7 9.0 6.0
5 Virginia 6 8 .429 15 11 .577 75.8 75.1 4.8 4.1
6 North Carolina State 5 9 .357 13 14 .481 75.5 77.6 4.6 6.7
7 Maryland 5 9 .357 14 12 .538 72.7 73.6 1.8 2.7
8 Clemson 3 11 .214 9 17 .346 56.6 66.5 -3.5 6.4

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 12/8 12/15 12/22 12/29 1/5 1/12 1/19 1/26 2/2 2/9 2/16 2/23 3/2 3/9 Final
South Carolina 2 2 2 2 2 2 6 11 10 7 10 7 7 6 6 6
North Carolina - - 20 17 - 20 15 20 20 16 11 8 13 12 13 13
Clemson - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Duke 13 - - - - - - - - - - - - - 19 -
Maryland - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
North Carolina State 19 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Virginia - - - - - - - 19 15 - - - - - - -
Wake Forest - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

NCAA Tournament

Regional Third Place
South Carolina lost (100-90) versus Fordham (East Regional)

Regional Semifinal
South Carolina lost (79-64) versus Pennsylvania (East Regional)