Hobbs Johnson and the Tar Heels have been voted to repeat as ACC Coastal Division Champions.
Hobbs Johnson and the Tar Heels have been voted to repeat as ACC Coastal Division Champions.
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UNC Voted ACC Coastal Favorite
Release: 01/25/2013

GREENSBORO, N.C. -- The Atlantic Coast Conference head coaches picked North Carolina to repeat as the ACC Coastal Champion it was announced Friday by the league office.

The Tar Heels received 69 points in the Coastal Division poll and outdistanced second place Georgia Tech by 14 points. Following Georgia Tech was Virginia (50), Miami (39), Virginia Tech (27) and Duke (12).

NC State was tabbed the top team in the Atlantic Division as well as the ACC favorite. The Wolfpack also received 69 points surpassing Florida State (60), Clemson (50), Wake Forest (34), Maryland (22) and Boston College (17).

Carolina finished second in the overall champion poll, two votes shy of NC State's total of six and three ahead of Florida State and Virginia who each received one vote apiece.

The Tar Heels claimed the ACC Coastal Division title a year ago for the fourth time since 2006. Carolina swept its final three series of the conference season to finish with a 22-8 ACC mark.

 

2013 ACC BASEBALL COACHES PRESEASON POLL

OVERALL CHAMPION: NC State (6)

Also receiving votes: North Carolina (4), Florida State (1), Virginia (1)

 

ATLANTIC DIVISION

Team

Points

NC State (10)

69

Florida State (1)

60

Clemson (1)

50

Wake Forest

34

Maryland

22

Boston College

17

 

COASTAL DIVISION

Team

Points

North Carolina (9)

69

Georgia Tech (1)

55

Virginia (2)

50

Miami

39

Virginia Tech

27

Duke

12


 


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