2023-24 ACC men’s basketball season tips off Monday evening

Charlotte, NC – The 71st season of ACC men’s basketball begins Monday with 14 teams in action. Locally it’s Radford at UNC, Citadel at NCSU, Elon at Wake Forest, and Dartmouth at Duke.

photo by Gene Galin

Three ACC teams are ranked nationally in the preseason polls. Duke (2), Miami (13) and North Carolina (19) are ranked in the preseason Associated Press poll, while Duke (3), Miami (13) and UNC (21) hold spots in the preseason USA Today Coaches poll.
• Six members of the 2023 All-ACC Team are back for the 2023-24 season: UNC’s Armando Bacot (first team), Duke’s Kyle Filipowski and Pitt’s Blake Hinson (second) and Clemson’s PJ Hall, Miami’s Norchad Omier and Virginia’s Reece Beekman (third). Bacot is a three-time All-ACC honoree.
• Filipowski was named the Preseason ACC Player of the Year, while UNC’s Elliot Cadeau was tabbed Preseason Rookie of the Year.
• Filipowski was a unanimous selection to the Preseason All-ACC First Team, and he was joined by UNC’s Armando Bacot, Clemson’s PJ Hall, Virginia’s Reece Beekman and Miami’s Norchad Omier.
• Filipowski and Bacot were named Preseason All-Americans by the Associated Press. The ACC was the only league to have multiple players on the team.
• Following a vote of the league’s media, Duke was chosen as the preseason favorite to win the 2024 ACC Championship. The Blue Devils were followed in the poll by Miami, North Carolina, Virginia and Clemson.
• The league welcomes a trio of new head coaches this season: Damon Stoudamire (Georgia Tech), Micah Shrewsberry (Notre Dame) and Adrian Autry (Syracuse).
• The inaugural ACC/SEC Challenge runs Nov. 28-29. The 14-game event replaces the ACC/Big Ten Challenge, which ran for 24 seasons.

Upcoming Schedule
Monday, Nov. 6

Radford at No. 19/21 North Carolina | ACCN | 7 PM
Winthrop at Clemson | ACCNX | 7 PM
UMBC at Louisville | ACCNX | 7 PM
NJIT at No. 13/13 Miami | ACCNX | 7 PM
The Citadel at NC State | ACCNX | 7 PM
Niagara at Notre Dame | ACCNX | 7 PM
North Carolina A&T at Pitt | ACCNX | 7 PM
New Hampshire at Syracuse | ACCNX | 7 PM
Tarleton State at Virginia | ACCNX | 7 PM
Georgia Southern at Georgia Tech | ACCNX | 7:30 PM
Fairfield at Boston College | ACCNX | 8 PM
Coppin State at Virginia Tech | ACCNX | 8 PM
Elon at Wake Forest | ACCNX | 8 PM
Dartmouth at No. 2/3 Duke | ACCN | 9 PM

Wednesday, November 8
Canisius at Syracuse | ACCNX | 7 PM

Thursday, November 9
Howard at Georgia Tech | ACCNX | 7:30 PM

Friday, November 10
Kennesaw State at Florida State | ACCNX | 6 PM
No. 12/11 Arizona at No. 2/3 Duke | ESPN2 | 7 PM
Florida vs Virginia | ACCN | 7 PM
 Hall of Fame Series, Charlotte, N.C.
Wake Forest at Georgia | SECN | 7 PM
Boston College at The Citadel | ESPN+ | 7 PM
Chattanooga at Louisville | ACCNX | 7 PM
UCF at No. 13/13 Miami | ACCNX | 7 PM
Abilene Christian at NC State | ACCNX | 7 PM
Binghamton at Pitt | ACCNX | 7 PM
South Carolina vs Virginia Tech | ACCN | 9:30 PM
 Hall of Fame Series, Charlotte, N.C.
UAB vs Clemson | ESPN+ | 9:30 PM
 Asheville Championship, Asheville, N.C.

Saturday, November 11
Western Carolina at Notre Dame | ACCNX | 2 PM

Sunday, November 12
Lehigh at No. 19/21 North Carolina | ACCN | 2 PM
Davidson/Maryland vs Clemson | TBA
 Asheville Championship, Asheville, N.C.

All times Eastern; Rankings: AP/USA Today Coaches