ACC Conference Tournament: Schedule, Brackets, Broadcast Info


The ACC men's basketball conference tournament opens on March 10 at Greensboro Coliseum in Greensboro, N.C. The tournament runs through March 14—one day before Selection Sunday for the 2020 NCAA tournament.

The first round features the No. 12 seed vs. No. 13 seed, and the No. 11 seed vs. No. 14 seed. In the second round, the No. 5-10 seeds will face off, while the four highest-seeded teams will earn first- and second-round byes and begin play in the quarterfinal round on March 12. 

Georgia Tech is ineligible for the 2020 tournament after dropping its appeal over NCAA sanctions, so only 14 teams will be involved.

The tournament wraps up with the championship game on March 14. That same day 14 autobids will be earned in conference tournament finals around the country. The teams that claim the title in all 32 league tournaments will earn an automatic bid to March Madness.

You can see the bracket for the 2020 ACC tournament here. Games will be broadcast on ESPN, ESPN2, ESPNU and the ACC Network. 

Full tournament schedule:

First Round-Tuesday, March 10: 

Game 1 (4:30 p.m. ET): No. 12 Wake Forest vs. No. 13 Pitt
Game 2 (7 p.m. ET): No. 11 Virginia Tech vs. No. 14 North Carolina

Second Round-Wednesday, March 11:

Game 3 (Noon ET): No. 8 Clemson vs. No. 9 Miami
Game 4 (2 p.m. ET*): No. 5 NC State vs. Game 1 winner
Game 5 (7 p.m. ET): No. 7 Notre Dame vs. No. 10 Boston College
Game 6 (9 p.m. ET*): No. 6 Syracuse vs. Game 2 winner

Quarterfinals-Thursday, March 12:

Game 7 (12:30 p.m. ET): No. 1 Florida State vs. Game 3 winner
Game 8 (2:30 p.m ET*): No. 4 Duke vs. Game 4 winner
Game 9 (7 p.m. ET): No. 2 Virginia vs. Game 5 winner
Game 10 (9 p.m. ET*): No. 3 Louisville vs. Game 6 winner

Semifinals-Friday, March 13:

Game 11 (7 p.m. ET): Game 7 winner vs. Game 8 winner
Game 12 (9 p.m. ET*): Game 9 winner vs. Game 10 winner

Championship-Saturday, March 14

Game 13 (8:30 p.m. ET*): Game 11 winner vs. Game 12 winner