Mar 4, 2012; Tallahassee, FL, USA; Florida State Seminoles guard Luke Loucks (3) moves the ball towards the net against Clemson Tigers forward Bryan Narcisse (21) during the first half at the Donald L. Tucker Center. Mandatory Credit: Melina Vastola-US PRESSWIRE
So Florida State knocked off Clemson 80-72 this afternoon, but this result didn't clarify who Boston College's first-round opponent will be on Thursday. BC can still face one of Miami (9-7), Clemson (8-8) or N.C. State (8-7) depending on the results of Virginia-Maryland (currently in progress) and Virginia Tech-N.C. State (6 PM start).
Here are the scenarios remaining for BC's first-round opponent.
The Eagles will face Miami with ...
-- a Virginia win AND an N.C. State loss
-- a Virginia loss AND an N.C. State win
The Eagles will face Clemson with ...
-- a Virginia loss AND an N.C. State loss
The Eagles will face N.C. State with ...
-- a Virginia win AND an N.C. State win
Still no movement on the below ACC Tournament bracket:
No. 8 Maryland vs. No. 9 VIrginia Tech / Wake Forest -- noon
No. 5 Clemson / Miami / N.C. State vs. No. 12 Boston College -- 2:30 PM
No. 7 Clemson / Miami / N.C. State / Virginia vs. No. 10 Virginia Tech / Wake Forest -- 7 PM
No. 6 Clemson / Miami / N.C. State / Virginia vs. No. 11 Georgia Tech -- 9:30 PM
No. 1 North Carolina vs. 8/9 winner
No. 2 Duke vs. 7/10 winner
No. 3 Florida State vs. 6/11 winner
No. 4 Miami / N.C. State / Virginia vs. 5/12 winner