Seven Atlantic Coast Conference Teams Ranked in Collegiate Baseball Preseason Poll

Dec. 20, 2012

GREENSBORO, N.C. ( - Seven Atlantic Coast Conference teams - all of which earned NCAA postseason berths in 2012 - are ranked among the top 35 of the 2013 Collegiate Baseball preseason poll released Thursday afternoon.

North Carolina leads the way with a No. 2 ranking, followed by NC State at No. 11 and defending ACC champion Georgia Tech at No. 17. Florida State, which reached the College World Series for the 21st time overall and the 15th time under current head coach Mike Martin last June, is ranked 19th. Clemson checks in at No. 27, Miami at No. 28 and Virginia at No. 35.

The 2013 season opens for all 12 ACC teams on Friday, Feb. 15. Conference weekend series  begin on Friday, March 8.

Please see here for the complete release and rankings from Collegiate Baseball.