1987 ACC Men's Basketball Tournament

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1987 ACC Men's Basketball Tournament
ClassificationDivision I
Season1986–87
Teams8
SiteCapital Centre
Landover, Maryland
ChampionsNC State (10th title)
Winning coachJim Valvano (2nd title)
MVPVinny Del Negro (NC State)
← 1986
1988 →
1986–87 ACC men's basketball standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   PCT     W   L   PCT
#2 North Carolina 14 0   1.000     32 4   .889
#13 Clemson 10 4   .714     25 6   .806
#17 Duke 9 5   .643     24 9   .727
Virginia 8 6   .571     21 10   .677
Georgia Tech 7 7   .500     16 13   .552
NC State 6 8   .429     20 14   .588
Wake Forest 2 12   .143     14 15   .483
Maryland 0 14   .000     9 17   .346
1987 ACC Tournament winner
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1987 Atlantic Coast Conference Men's Basketball Tournament took place in Landover, Maryland, at the Capital Centre. NC State defeated North Carolina, 68–67 to win the championship. Vinny Del Negro of NC State was named tournament MVP.

Bracket[edit]

Quarterfinals
March 6
Semifinals
March 7
Championship Game
March 8
         
1 #2 North Carolina 82
8 Maryland 63
1 #2 North Carolina 842OT
4 Virginia 82
4 Virginia 55
5 Georgia Tech 54
1 #2 North Carolina 67
6 NC State 68
3 #14 Duke 64
6 NC State 71OT
6 NC State 772OT
7 Wake Forest 73
2 #13 Clemson 62
7 Wake Forest 69

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