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Week 8 Trending-The Road To Charlotte

A weekly installment on The Tiger Pregame Show Blog this year will be a segment called "ACC Trending...The Road To Charlotte".

Each week every team in the ACC Atlantic and Coastal will be given a vote for trending to begin painting the picture of who will go to Charlotte in December.

Week 8 Installment:






If December Were Today, The Road To Charlotte Would Include...

Clemson vs. North Carolina

After Week 8, this still looks to be a 3 way race in the Coastal between North Carolina, Duke, and Pitt.  Miami's incredible win over Duke keeps the Hurricanes at least in the conversation.  

Much of this will begin to sort itself out as North Carolina and Duke are set to play this week in Chapel Hill.  As I have said for the past 2 weeks, I believe North Carolina (now ranked #21 in the Nation) is the best team among that group and will earn their way into the ACC Championship.

Clemson and Florida State are set for the biggest game of the year in the ACC (and the biggest game in a long, long time for Clemson).  Clemson can wrap up the ACC Atlantic with a win.  FSU won't wrap up the Atlantic with a win, but would put themselves in the driver's seat.


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