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1995-96 Atlantic Coast Conference
Season Summary

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Record: 164-111, .596 W-L% (5th of 33) (Schedule and Results)
* Records do not reflect forfeits and vacated games.
SRS: 14.98 (1st of 33) ▪ SOS: 10.20 (1st of 33)

Regular Season Champion: Georgia Tech
Tournament Champion: Wake Forest

NCAA Tournament: 6 (Clemson, Duke, Georgia Tech, Maryland, UNC and Wake Forest)

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Maryland, UNC, Virginia and Wake Forest)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Georgia Tech, UNC and Wake Forest)

Standings

Conference Overall PTS/G SRS
Rk School W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS
1 Georgia TechR 13 3 .813 24 12 .667 80.2 76.0 17.0 12.7
2 Wake ForestT 12 4 .750 26 6 .813 68.9 61.3 18.3 10.7
3 North Carolina 10 6 .625 21 11 .656 77.6 71.0 18.0 11.4
4 Duke 8 8 .500 18 13 .581 75.4 69.8 16.1 10.5
5 Maryland 8 8 .500 17 13 .567 81.3 76.3 15.0 9.9
6 Clemson 7 9 .438 18 11 .621 68.0 63.0 13.2 8.2
7 Virginia  6 10 .375 12 15 .444 69.4 68.8 12.3 11.6
8 Florida State  5 11 .313 13 14 .481 75.3 73.1 10.9 8.7
9 North Carolina State  3 13 .188 15 16 .484 80.9 74.8 14.1 8.0

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 11/20 11/27 12/4 12/11 12/18 12/26 1/2 1/8 1/15 1/22 1/29 2/5 2/12 2/19 2/26 3/5 Final
Wake Forest 11 11 10 10 11 12 14 12 8 6 9 12 9 8 10 13 12 9
Georgia Tech - 25 20 16 19 21 - - - - - 25 - - 23 18 18 13
North Carolina 20 20 17 13 10 11 11 16 10 10 11 8 12 17 17 19 20 25
Clemson - - - - - - 24 22 16 19 18 24 - - - - - -
Duke - - 12 18 21 20 20 19 - - - - - - - - - -
Florida State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Maryland 15 14 19 20 - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
North Carolina State - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Virginia 19 17 15 15 23 23 22 - - - - - - - - - - -

Conference Tournament


First Round
Thu, Mar 7 Florida State 65 @ North Carolina State 80

Quarterfinal
Fri, Mar 8 Georgia Tech 88 @ North Carolina State 73
Fri, Mar 8 Maryland 82 @ Duke 69
Fri, Mar 8 Virginia 60 @ Wake Forest 70
Fri, Mar 8 Clemson 75 @ North Carolina 73

Semifinal
Sat, Mar 9 Clemson 60 @ Wake Forest 68
Sat, Mar 9 Georgia Tech 84 @ Maryland 79

Final
Sun, Mar 10 Georgia Tech 74 @ Wake Forest 75

NCAA Tournament

First Round
Clemson lost (81-74) versus Georgia (West Regional)
Duke lost (75-60) versus Eastern Michigan (Southeast Regional)
Georgia Tech won (90-79) versus Austin Peay (Southeast Regional)
Maryland lost (91-79) versus Santa Clara (West Regional)
North Carolina won (83-62) versus New Orleans (East Regional)
Wake Forest won (62-50) versus Louisiana-Monroe (Midwest Regional)

Second Round
Georgia Tech won (103-89) versus Boston College (Southeast Regional)
North Carolina lost (92-73) versus Texas Tech (East Regional)
Wake Forest won (65-62) versus Texas (Midwest Regional)

Regional Semifinal
Georgia Tech lost (87-70) versus Cincinnati (Southeast Regional)
Wake Forest won (60-59) versus Louisville (Midwest Regional)

Regional Final
Wake Forest lost (83-63) versus Kentucky (Midwest Regional)

Conference Leaders

Minimum Stat Requirements ▪ Stats include all games played