2016 Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament

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The 2016 Atlantic Coast Conference baseball tournament was held at Durham Bulls Athletic Park in Durham, NC. The tournament was broken into two 4-team brackets, each playing a round robin schedule. The winner of each bracket played a one game championship. #6 Clemson University defeated #4 Florida State University for the title. Clemson's Mike Triller was named tournament MVP.

Participating Teams[edit]

Bracket 1

Seed School Conf. Record Head Coach
1 University of Miami 21-7 Jim Morris
4 Florida State University 16-10 Mike Martin
5 North Carolina State University 15-13 Elliott Avent

Bracket 2

Seed School Conf. Record Head Coach
2 University of Louisville 22-8 Dan McDonnell
3 University of Virginia 19-11 Brian O’Connor
6 Clemson University 16-14 Monte Lee

Play-in teams

Seed School Conf. Record Head Coach
7 Duke University 14-15 Chris Pollard
8 Boston College 13-15 Mike Gambino
9 Georgia Institute of Technology 13-16 Danny Hall
10 Wake Forest University 13-17 Tom Walter

Game Results[edit]

Game Winner Score Loser Notes
May 24
Game 1 Wake Forest University 4-3 Duke University single elimination, Wake Forest advances to bracket 2
Game 2 Georgia Institute of Technology 6-0 Boston College single elimination, Georgia Tech advances to bracket 1
May 25
Game 3 Florida State University 7-3 North Carolina State University
Game 4 University of Miami 4-0 Georgia Institute of Technology
Game 5 University of Louisville 9-5 Wake Forest University
May 26
Game 6 Clemson University 5-4 University of Virginia
Game 7 Florida State University 6-1 Georgia Institute of Technology
Game 8 University of Miami 8-7 North Carolina State University
May 27
Game 9 Clemson University 5-3 University of Louisville
Game 10 Wake Forest University 10-9 University of Virginia
Game 11 North Carolina State University 7-5 (12) Georgia Institute of Technology
May 28
Game 12 Clemson University 5-4 Wake Forest University Clemson wins bracket with 3-0 record
Game 13 Florida State University 5-4 University of Miami Florida State wins bracket with 3-0 record
Game 14 University of Virginia 7-2 University of Louisville
May 29
Game 15 Clemson University 18-13 Florida State University Clemson advances to NCAA tournament

All-Tournament Team[edit]

  • C Matt Thaiss, Virginia
  • 1B Dylan Busby, Florida St.
  • 2B Johnny Ruiz, Miami
  • 3B Edgar Michelangeli, Miami
  • SS Daniel Pinero, Virginia
  • OF Jackson Lueck, Florida St.
  • OF Reed Rohlman, Clemson
  • OF Matt Gonzalez, Georgia Tech
  • UT/DH Mike Triller, Clemson
  • P Pat Krall, Clemson
  • P Clate Schmidt, Clemson