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Meh. IMO, tourney performance isnt the defining metric for a conference...

Sure, it is A metric, but it's not THE metric. A conference can have a fantastic year and underperform in the tourney. Happens all the time. As with any one game and out scenario, it comes down to the team's performance in that one game and has no bearing on the conference at large. The ACC had marquee wins against other conferences all year and was tremendously competitive internally.

This year and last year's ACC were very very similar and last year, was one of the strongest tourney performances ever. This year, individual teams didn't play to their capability when it mattered most. That's all.

Ask yourself this...whoever ends up winning this year, does that mean their conference was the most underrated? Just like last year when the same articles popped up about the Big 10 being's just about getting eyeballs on an article. In the end, the ACC's performance throughout the year was among the best in the country AND the teams underperformed in the tourney.

(In response to this post by VT Rockie)

Posted: 03/20/2017 at 08:44AM


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Rest My Case/Comments Regarding ACC BB -- VT Rockie 03/20/2017 08:10AM
  It's all a crap shoot -- Hokdawg 03/20/2017 1:48PM
  Why are you so happy about it? We lost $$ this weekend... -- BROman Hokie 03/20/2017 10:52AM glad....what is the point of this? ** -- SugarDaddyVT 03/20/2017 10:46AM
  You must be nuts - ACC had a fantastic 2015-2016 ** -- lawhokie 03/20/2017 08:34AM
  So -- hokiefan24`07 03/20/2017 08:22AM
  So you care a little bit then? ** -- vtbones 03/20/2017 12:56PM
  Don't care too much** -- BROman Hokie 03/20/2017 10:49AM
  Agreed. ** -- radhokie1 03/20/2017 08:31AM
  Congrats? ** -- I love VT! 03/20/2017 08:18AM

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