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1997-98 Atlantic Coast Conference Season Summary

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Record: 186-109, .631 W-L% (1st of 30) (Schedule and Results)
*Record does not reflect forfeits or vacated games.
SRS: 16.05 (1st of 30) ▪ SOS: 10.09 (1st of 30)

Regular Season Champion: Duke
Tournament Champion: North Carolina

NCAA Tournament: 5 (Clemson, Duke, Florida State, Maryland and North Carolina)

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll:(Clemson, Duke and North Carolina)
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Duke, Maryland and North Carolina)

Standings

Conference Overall PTS/G SRS
Rk School W L W-L% W L W-L% Own Opp SRS SOS
1 DukeR 15 1 .938 32 4 .889 84.9 64.7 29.6 9.3
2 North CarolinaTF 13 3 .813 34 4 .895 81.9 65.6 26.7 10.4
3 Maryland 10 6 .625 21 11 .656 78.8 72.1 18.8 12.1
4 Wake Forest  7 9 .438 16 14 .533 65.8 66.5 9.6 10.4
5 Clemson 7 9 .438 18 14 .563 72.2 65.3 17.2 10.3
6 Georgia Tech  6 10 .375 19 14 .576 76.3 72.2 12.8 8.7
7 Florida State 6 10 .375 18 14 .563 71.5 69.3 12.9 10.8
8 North Carolina State  5 11 .313 17 15 .531 64.4 62.1 10.8 8.5
9 Virginia  3 13 .188 11 19 .367 65.7 70.0 6.0 10.3

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 11/18 11/25 12/2 12/9 12/16 12/23 12/30 1/6 1/13 1/20 1/27 2/3 2/10 2/17 2/24 3/3 Final
North Carolina 4 4 4 3 2 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 1 1 3 4 1
Duke 3 3 3 1 1 3 3 3 2 2 1 1 1 2 2 1 1 3
Maryland     24 23 19 22 20 20       23 25 24 25   21 20
Clemson 5 5 13 17 17   21 21 24   25              
Florida State       19 16 17 17 15 13 17 20              
Georgia Tech       22 24                          
Wake Forest       24 25 23                        

NCAA Tournament

First Round
Clemson lost (75-72) versus Western Michigan (Midwest Regional)
Duke won (99-63) versus Radford (South Regional)
Florida State won (96-87) versus Texas Christian (Midwest Regional)
Maryland won (82-68) versus Utah State (West Regional)
North Carolina won (88-52) versus Navy (East Regional)

Second Round
Duke won (79-73) versus Oklahoma State (South Regional)
Florida State lost (83-77) versus Valparaiso (Midwest Regional)
Maryland won (67-61) versus Illinois (West Regional)
North Carolina won (93-83) versus Charlotte (East Regional)

Regional Semifinal
Duke won (80-67) versus Syracuse (South Regional)
Maryland lost (87-79) versus Arizona (West Regional)
North Carolina won (73-58) versus Michigan State (East Regional)

Regional Final
Duke lost (86-84) versus Kentucky (South Regional)
North Carolina won (75-64) versus Connecticut (East Regional)

National Semifinal
North Carolina lost (65-59) versus Utah

Conference Leaders

Minimum Stat Requirements ▪ Stats include all games played
Games
1. Ademola OkulajaNorth Carolina 38
  Shammond WilliamsNorth Carolina 38
  Makhtar N'DiayeNorth Carolina 38
  Vince CarterNorth Carolina 38
  Brendan HaywoodNorth Carolina 38
6. Antawn JamisonNorth Carolina 37
  Ed CotaNorth Carolina 37
8. Shane BattierDuke 36
  Chris BurgessDuke 36
  Steve WojciechowskDuke 36
  Mike ChappellDuke 36
  Roshown McLeodDuke 36
  Trajan LangdonDuke 36
Field Goals
1. Antawn JamisonNorth Carolina 316
2. Norman NolanVirginia 257
3. Matt HarpringGeorgia Tech 230
4. Vince CarterNorth Carolina 224
5. Dion GloverGeorgia Tech 222
6. Shammond WilliamsNorth Carolina 209
7. Greg BucknerClemson 204
8. Roshown McLeodDuke 196
9. Clint HarrisonNorth Carolina St. 184
  Laron ProfitMaryland 184
Field Goal Attempts
1. Antawn JamisonNorth Carolina 546
2. Matt HarpringGeorgia Tech 504
3. Dion GloverGeorgia Tech 503
4. Norman NolanVirginia 490
5. Shammond WilliamsNorth Carolina 428
6. Clint HarrisonNorth Carolina St. 421
7. Curtis StaplesVirginia 415
8. Laron ProfitMaryland 412
9. Roshown McLeodDuke 397
10. Trajan LangdonDuke 385
Field Goal Percentage
1. Vince CarterNorth Carolina .591
2. Antawn JamisonNorth Carolina .579
3. Greg BucknerClemson .537
4. Norman NolanVirginia .524
5. Roshown McLeodDuke .494
6. Shammond WilliamsNorth Carolina .488
7. Rodney ElliottMaryland .485
8. Matt HarpringGeorgia Tech .456
9. Laron ProfitMaryland .447
10. Dion GloverGeorgia Tech .441
2-Point Field Goals
1. Antawn JamisonNorth Carolina 310
2. Norman NolanVirginia 257
3. Greg BucknerClemson 185
4. Vince CarterNorth Carolina 180
5. Matt HarpringGeorgia Tech 178
6. Dion GloverGeorgia Tech 177
7. Roshown McLeodDuke 152
8. Laron ProfitMaryland 150
  Randell JacksonFlorida St. 150
10. Rodney ElliottMaryland 146
2-Point Field Goal Attempts
1. Antawn JamisonNorth Carolina 531
2. Norman NolanVirginia 488
3. Dion GloverGeorgia Tech 337
4. Matt HarpringGeorgia Tech 336
5. Greg BucknerClemson 322
6. Laron ProfitMaryland 295
  Randell JacksonFlorida St. 295
8. Roshown McLeodDuke 290
9. Obinna EkezieMaryland 285
  Rodney ElliottMaryland 285
2-Point Field Goal Percentage
1. Vince CarterNorth Carolina .662
2. Terrell BakerFlorida St. .613
3. Shane BattierDuke .597
4. Harold JamisonClemson .592
5. Antawn JamisonNorth Carolina .584
6. Shammond WilliamsNorth Carolina .578
7. Greg BucknerClemson .575
8. Corey LouisFlorida St. .558
9. Kenny IngeNorth Carolina St. .533
10. Michael MaddoxGeorgia Tech .530
3-Point Field Goals
1. Curtis StaplesVirginia 130
2. Shammond WilliamsNorth Carolina 86
3. Trajan LangdonDuke 85
4. Clint HarrisonNorth Carolina St. 80
5. Robert O'KelleyWake Forest 77
6. Tony RutlandWake Forest 67
7. Sarunas JasikeviciusMaryland 60
8. Terrell McIntyreClemson 56
9. Archie MillerNorth Carolina St. 55
10. Tony ChristieClemson 54
  Steve WojciechowskDuke 54
3-Point Field Goal Attempts
1. Curtis StaplesVirginia 333
2. Shammond WilliamsNorth Carolina 215
  Trajan LangdonDuke 215
4. Robert O'KelleyWake Forest 183
  Clint HarrisonNorth Carolina St. 183
6. Tony RutlandWake Forest 169
7. Matt HarpringGeorgia Tech 168
8. Dion GloverGeorgia Tech 166
9. Terrell McIntyreClemson 155
10. Sarunas JasikeviciusMaryland 151
3-Point Field Goal Percentage
1. Clint HarrisonNorth Carolina St. .437
2. Robert O'KelleyWake Forest .421
3. Curtis StaplesVirginia .390
Free Throws
1. Antawn JamisonNorth Carolina 184
2. Matt HarpringGeorgia Tech 179
3. Obinna EkezieMaryland 134
4. Shammond WilliamsNorth Carolina 133
5. Kenny IngeNorth Carolina St. 121
6. Dion GloverGeorgia Tech 119
7. Norman NolanVirginia 116
8. Roshown McLeodDuke 113
9. Robert O'KelleyWake Forest 112
10. Rodney ElliottMaryland 105
Free Throw Attempts
1. Antawn JamisonNorth Carolina 276
2. Matt HarpringGeorgia Tech 221
3. Obinna EkezieMaryland 200
4. Dion GloverGeorgia Tech 186
5. Norman NolanVirginia 179
  Kenny IngeNorth Carolina St. 179
7. Roshown McLeodDuke 160
8. Harold JamisonClemson 154
9. Rodney ElliottMaryland 153
10. Vince CarterNorth Carolina 147
  Laron ProfitMaryland 147
Free Throw Percentage
1. Shammond WilliamsNorth Carolina .911
2. Trajan LangdonDuke .886
3. Matt HarpringGeorgia Tech .810
4. Robert O'KelleyWake Forest .806
5. Tony RutlandWake Forest .805
6. Terrell BakerFlorida St. .798
7. Terrell McIntyreClemson .779
8. Curtis StaplesVirginia .765
9. Clint HarrisonNorth Carolina St. .735
10. Randell JacksonFlorida St. .720
Total Rebounds
1. Antawn JamisonNorth Carolina 389
2. Matt HarpringGeorgia Tech 302
3. Norman NolanVirginia 276
4. Kenny IngeNorth Carolina St. 238
5. Rodney ElliottMaryland 236
6. Harold JamisonClemson 232
7. Shane BattierDuke 230
8. Corey LouisFlorida St. 225
9. Michael MaddoxGeorgia Tech 221
10. Alvin JonesGeorgia Tech 220
Assists
1. Ed CotaNorth Carolina 274
2. Kerry ThompsonFlorida St. 172
3. Steve WojciechowskDuke 164
4. Shammond WilliamsNorth Carolina 161
5. Terrell McIntyreClemson 154
6. Terrell StokesMaryland 149
7. Travis SpiveyGeorgia Tech 143
8. Ishua BenjaminNorth Carolina St. 120
9. Sarunas JasikeviciusMaryland 116
10. Laron ProfitMaryland 104
Steals
1. Laron ProfitMaryland 87
2. Steve WojciechowskDuke 74
3. Dion GloverGeorgia Tech 70
4. Ishua BenjaminNorth Carolina St. 64
5. Kerry ThompsonFlorida St. 60
6. Terrell BakerFlorida St. 59
7. Terrell McIntyreClemson 58
  Ed CotaNorth Carolina 58
9. Greg BucknerClemson 51
  Shane BattierDuke 51
Blocks
1. Alvin JonesGeorgia Tech 141
2. Makhtar N'DiayeNorth Carolina 54
3. Shane BattierDuke 53
4. Corey LouisFlorida St. 50
  Loren WoodsWake Forest 50
6. Obinna EkezieMaryland 37
  Randell JacksonFlorida St. 37
  Karim ShabazzFlorida St. 37
9. Vince CarterNorth Carolina 36
  Laron ProfitMaryland 36
Points
1. Antawn JamisonNorth Carolina 822
2. Matt HarpringGeorgia Tech 691
3. Shammond WilliamsNorth Carolina 637
4. Norman NolanVirginia 630
5. Dion GloverGeorgia Tech 608
6. Vince CarterNorth Carolina 592
7. Roshown McLeodDuke 549
8. Curtis StaplesVirginia 543
9. Clint HarrisonNorth Carolina St. 531
10. Trajan LangdonDuke 528
Points Per Game
1. Antawn JamisonNorth Carolina 22.2
2. Matt HarpringGeorgia Tech 21.6
3. Norman NolanVirginia 21.0
4. Dion GloverGeorgia Tech 18.4
5. Curtis StaplesVirginia 18.1
6. Shammond WilliamsNorth Carolina 16.8
7. Clint HarrisonNorth Carolina St. 16.6
8. Robert O'KelleyWake Forest 16.6
9. Greg BucknerClemson 16.3
10. Laron ProfitMaryland 15.8
Total Rebounds Per Game
1. Antawn JamisonNorth Carolina 10.5
2. Matt HarpringGeorgia Tech 9.4
3. Norman NolanVirginia 9.2
4. Kenny IngeNorth Carolina St. 7.4
5. Rodney ElliottMaryland 7.4
6. Harold JamisonClemson 7.2
7. Corey LouisFlorida St. 7.0
8. Michael MaddoxGeorgia Tech 6.7
9. Alvin JonesGeorgia Tech 6.7
10. Obinna EkezieMaryland 6.5
Assists Per Game
1. Ed CotaNorth Carolina 7.4
2. Kerry ThompsonFlorida St. 5.4
3. Terrell McIntyreClemson 5.3
4. Terrell StokesMaryland 4.7
5. Steve WojciechowskDuke 4.6
6. Travis SpiveyGeorgia Tech 4.3
7. Shammond WilliamsNorth Carolina 4.2
8. Ishua BenjaminNorth Carolina St. 3.8
9. Sarunas JasikeviciusMaryland 3.6
10. Tony RutlandWake Forest 3.3
Steals Per Game
1. Laron ProfitMaryland 2.7
2. Dion GloverGeorgia Tech 2.1
3. Steve WojciechowskDuke 2.1
4. Ishua BenjaminNorth Carolina St. 2.0
  Terrell McIntyreClemson 2.0
6. Terrell BakerFlorida St. 1.9
7. Kerry ThompsonFlorida St. 1.9
8. Greg BucknerClemson 1.6
9. Ed CotaNorth Carolina 1.6
10. Travis SpiveyGeorgia Tech 1.5
Blocks Per Game
1. Alvin JonesGeorgia Tech 4.3
2. Corey LouisFlorida St. 1.6
3. Shane BattierDuke 1.5
4. Makhtar N'DiayeNorth Carolina 1.4
5. Randell JacksonFlorida St. 1.2
6. Kris HunterVirginia 1.2
7. Karim ShabazzFlorida St. 1.2
  Obinna EkezieMaryland 1.2
9. Colin DucharmeVirginia 1.1
10. Laron ProfitMaryland 1.1
Effective Field Goal Percentage
1. Vince CarterNorth Carolina .649
2. Shammond WilliamsNorth Carolina .589
3. Antawn JamisonNorth Carolina .584
4. Curtis StaplesVirginia .564
5. Greg BucknerClemson .562
6. Roshown McLeodDuke .549
7. Clint HarrisonNorth Carolina St. .532
8. Norman NolanVirginia .524
9. Rodney ElliottMaryland .524
10. Robert O'KelleyWake Forest .522
True Shooting Percentage
1. Vince CarterNorth Carolina .659
2. Shammond WilliamsNorth Carolina .640
3. Terrell BakerFlorida St. .622
4. Antawn JamisonNorth Carolina .607
5. Trajan LangdonDuke .601
6. Curtis StaplesVirginia .588
7. Sarunas JasikeviciusMaryland .587
8. Greg BucknerClemson .587
9. Roshown McLeodDuke .580
10. Tony RutlandWake Forest .576
Offensive Win Shares
1. Antawn JamisonNorth Carolina 5.2
2. Shammond WilliamsNorth Carolina 4.9
3. Vince CarterNorth Carolina 4.8
4. Matt HarpringGeorgia Tech 3.5
5. Curtis StaplesVirginia 3.4
6. Trajan LangdonDuke 3.3
7. Greg BucknerClemson 3.2
8. Roshown McLeodDuke 3.0
9. Clint HarrisonNorth Carolina St. 3.0
10. Robert O'KelleyWake Forest 2.9
Defensive Win Shares
1. Shane BattierDuke 4.7
2. Roshown McLeodDuke 3.4
3. Antawn JamisonNorth Carolina 3.1
4. Alvin JonesGeorgia Tech 3.0
5. Steve WojciechowskDuke 2.8
6. Elton BrandDuke 2.7
7. Vince CarterNorth Carolina 2.6
8. Laron ProfitMaryland 2.6
9. Makhtar N'DiayeNorth Carolina 2.4
10. Ed CotaNorth Carolina 2.4
Win Shares
1. Antawn JamisonNorth Carolina 8.3
2. Vince CarterNorth Carolina 7.4
3. Shammond WilliamsNorth Carolina 6.6
4. Roshown McLeodDuke 6.4
5. Shane BattierDuke 6.4
6. Matt HarpringGeorgia Tech 5.4
7. Trajan LangdonDuke 5.1
8. Greg BucknerClemson 5.1
9. Elton BrandDuke 4.5
10. Kenny IngeNorth Carolina St. 4.4