1:00 PM ET, March 13, 2011
Greensboro Coliseum, Greensboro, NC
GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Nolan Smith and Kyle Singler headed back to a celebrating Duke bench and found their Hall of Fame coach waiting for them. Smith jumped into Mike Krzyzewski's arms for a big hug, followed immediately by Singler.The seniors who led the fifth-ranked Blue Devils to last year's national championship have yet another Atlantic Coast Conference title to savor.
• Duke won its record 19th ACC tournament title. The Blue Devils earned their third straight title and fifth in the past seven years.
• Duke beat UNC in the final for the fifth time in 11 meetings.
• Coach K won his 13th title, tying him with Dean Smith for the most all-time.
• The Tar Heels made 25 percent (2 of 8) of their 3-pointers and had 15 turnovers.
• UNC lost only its second game in its past 16. Both losses were to Duke.
-- ESPN Stats & Information
NCAA Tournament Automatic Bids
Teams that have clinched automatic bids to the 2011 men's NCAA tournament:
|Morehead State||Ohio Valley|
|Indiana State||Missouri Valley|
|Arkansas-Little Rock||Sun Belt|
|Northern Colorado||Big Sky|
|Boston University||America East|
|San Diego State||Mountain West|
|UC Santa Barbara||Big West|
|Ohio State||Big Ten|
Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||29-58 (.500)||21-62 (.339)|
|3P Made-Attempted||9-20 (.450)||2-8 (.250)|
|FT Made-Attempted||8-15 (.533)||14-21 (.667)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||20 (0/0)||16 (0/0)|
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Atlantic Coast Conference Standings
Coach K wins his 13th ACC Tournament title, tying him with Dean Smith for the most all-time among coaches.[+]
Most ACC Tournament Titles - Among Men's Basketball Coaches
ESPN Stats & Information