You Are Here > SR/CBB > Conferences > Atlantic Coast Conference > 1984-85

1984-85 Atlantic Coast Conference Season Summary

Previous Season ▪ Next Season

Record: 173-90, .658 W-L% (1st of 32) (Schedule and Results)
*Record does not reflect forfeits or vacated games.
SRS: 13.13 (1st of 32) ▪ SOS: 7.36 (3rd of 32)

Regular Season Champion: Georgia Tech, North Carolina and North Carolina State
Tournament Champion: Georgia Tech

NCAA Tournament: 5 (Duke, Georgia Tech, Maryland, North Carolina and North Carolina State)

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Duke, Georgia Tech and North Carolina State)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Duke, Georgia Tech, North Carolina and North Carolina State)

Standings

Conference Overall PTS/G SRS
Rk School W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS
1 Georgia TechRT 9 5 .643 27 8 .771 69.9 60.9 16.4 7.4
2 North CarolinaR 9 5 .643 27 9 .750 73.1 65.9 15.3 8.1
3 North Carolina StateR 9 5 .643 23 10 .697 73.3 65.0 15.0 6.8
4 Duke 8 6 .571 23 8 .742 78.9 67.9 18.4 7.4
5 Maryland 8 6 .571 25 12 .676 70.8 65.3 13.9 8.5
6 Clemson  5 9 .357 16 13 .552 74.1 71.6 8.1 5.5
7 Wake Forest  5 9 .357 15 14 .517 71.8 68.8 9.9 7.0
8 Virginia  3 11 .214 17 16 .515 60.3 60.5 8.0 8.2

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 11/27 12/4 12/11 12/18 12/25 1/1 1/8 1/15 1/22 1/29 2/5 2/12 2/19 2/26 3/5 Final
Georgia Tech 20 18 15 12 13 10 8 9 17 16 8 10 6 8 10 9 6
North Carolina   19 16 13 10 7 9 5 6 8 11 15 13 13 8 6 7
Duke 6 4 4 3 2 2 2 2 2 5 6 5 7 6 5 7 10
North Carolina State 13 11 10 9 14 14 17               16 18 16
Maryland             19       17 20 20        

NCAA Tournament

First Round
Duke won (75-62) versus Pepperdine (Midwest Regional)
Georgia Tech won (65-58) versus Mercer (East Regional)
Maryland won (69-68) versus Miami (OH) (Southeast Regional)
North Carolina won (76-57) versus Middle Tennessee (Southeast Regional)
North Carolina State won (65-56) versus Nevada (West Regional)

Second Round
Duke lost (74-73) versus Boston College (Midwest Regional)
Georgia Tech won (70-53) versus Syracuse (East Regional)
Maryland won (64-59) versus Navy (Southeast Regional)
North Carolina won (60-58) versus Notre Dame (Southeast Regional)
North Carolina State won (86-73) versus Texas-El Paso (West Regional)

Regional Semifinal
Georgia Tech won (61-53) versus Illinois (East Regional)
Maryland lost (46-43) versus Villanova (Southeast Regional)
North Carolina won (62-56) versus Auburn (Southeast Regional)
North Carolina State won (61-55) versus Alabama (West Regional)

Regional Final
Georgia Tech lost (60-54) versus Georgetown (East Regional)
North Carolina lost (56-44) versus Villanova (Southeast Regional)
North Carolina State lost (69-60) versus St. John's (NY) (West Regional)