Posted March 13, 2013 on AP on Fox
Miami rolled through most of the Atlantic Coast Conference season and coasted to the program's first regular-season championship. The ninth-ranked Hurricanes enter this week's ACC tournament as the No. 1 seed and looking to add another crown to their trophy case. To do that they're going to have to capture their first tournament title in the home state of No. 2 Duke - the second-seeded Blue Devils have won 10 of the past 14 ACC tournament titles. The tournament opens Thursday in the Greensboro Coliseum, starting with eighth-seeded Boston College and ninth-seeded Georgia Tech. The top four seeds all earned byes into Friday's quarterfinals. The Hurricanes (24-6, 15-3) were picked to finish fifth in the preseason, but they won their first 13 league games and reached No. 2 nationally. They stumbled late but still finished a game ahead of the second-ranked Blue Devils (27-4, 14-4) for the outright title and the tournament's top seed. The Hurricanes are trying to b...
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