Noting ACC Men's Basketball


ACColades:

Tuesday schedule has Virginia Tech hosting Florida State (ESPNU; 7:00) and Miami visiting North Carolina (ACC Network; 9:00) ... home teams win five of first six ACC games with four games decided by seven points or less ... Virginia's Mike Scott named ACC Player of the Week ... Maryland's Alex Len selected ACC Rookie of the Week ... Duke's Austin Rivers leads all ACC freshmen in scoring at 14.7 points per game ... North Carolina's John Henson leads the ACC in rebounding (9.9) and blocked shots (3.2) ... Maryland's James Padgett leads the ACC in offensive rebounds (4.1) ... with 18 points in Saturday's win over Florida State, Clemson's Andre Young goes over the 1,000-point in his career (1,009) ... NC State is the only ACC team to have five players averaging in double figures ... Boston College's freshman class is averaging 44.8 points and 21.1 rebounds per game ... Duke's Miles and Mason Plumlee are averaging a combined 19.0 points, 16.1 rebounds and 3.3 blocked shots per game while shooting .642 from the floor (113-for-176) ... Duke freshman guard Quinn Cook has a 4.5-to-1 assists-to-turnover ratio with 36 assists and only eight turnovers in his first 15 games.

7 - North Carolina's Kendall Marshall has seven games with10-or-more assists and leads the ACC in assists (10.1) and assists-to-turnover ratio (4.12:1).

10 - Maryland sophomore guard Terrell Stoglin has scored 20 or more points in 10 of the Terps' 14 games and leads the ACC in scoring (21.4).

12 - Virginia's 12-game win streak is the Cavaliers' longest since a 16-game streak that spanned the 1991-92 and 1992-93 seasons.

15 - Boston College junior Matt Humphrey has made at least one 3-point field goal in 15 straight games.

17- Virginia Tech's Erick Green has scored 10 or more points in an ACC-best 17 straight games.

28 - Including a win over William and Mary at Carmichael Arena in the 2010 NIT, North Carolina has now won 28 straight home games, the second-longest streak in UNC history and the longest since a 32-game stretch from 1926-1929.

28 - Georgia Tech junior Glen Rice came off the bench to score a team-high 28 points in Saturday's 81-74 loss to Duke... Rice's 28 points tie for the ninth-most in ACC history by a player coming off the bench.

35 - Miami's Malcolm Grant has made at least one 3-point field goal in 35 straight games.

47 - NC State junior Scott Wood made all six of his free throw attempts in Sunday's 79-74 win over Maryland and extended his consecutive free throw streak to 47 in a row - good for the third-longest streak in ACC history.

86.4 - In its current six-game winning streak, NC State has made 102 of 108 free throws attempts (86.4) ... the Wolfpack leads the ACC in free throw percentage (.760).

Team Notes:

Boston College junior Matt Humphrey led the Eagles with 14 points off the bench in Saturday's Atlantic Coast Conference opener at North Carolina ...Humphrey scored in double figures for the eighth time this season ... freshman Ryan Anderson has also scored in double digits eight times this season ... that includes a 13-point performance against the Tar Heels... Anderson also grabbed a team-high six rebounds... Anderson led all players in minutes played on Saturday with 37, and Humphrey logged 26 in his non-starting role ... the Eagles play their first ACC home game of the season on Thursday night, when they welcome Clemson to Chestnut Hill.

Clemson's Andre YoungClemson senior Andre Young scored 18 points in Saturday's ACC-opening win over Florida State to go over 1,000 points for his career ... Young also made his 200th career 3-pointer in the contest ... Young attempted a career-high 12 free throws, making 10 ... center Catalin Baciu scored seven of his nine points during a 20-0 run that helped the Tigers seize control of the game in the first half ... Milton Jennings scored 15 points vs. the Seminoles on 7-of-10 shooting from the floor ... Jennings also grabbed a team-high eight rebounds ... the Tigers hit the road for the next ACC game, traveling to Boston College on Thursday .

Duke's Ryan Kelly came off the bench to score a career-high 21 points in Saturday's ACC-opening win at Georgia Tech ... Kelly went 14-for-14 from the free throw line and hit all 10 of his free throws in the final 4:09 of the game ... the 14-for-14 performance from the line tied for the second best in Duke history ... Dick Groat went 17-for-17 in 1950, and both Gene Banks (1980) and J.J. Redick (2005) went 14-for-14 in a game ... Duke has now won 12 consecutive games following a loss and is now 20-2 following a loss over the last five seasons...Duke has not lost back-to-back games since Feb. 11 and Feb. 15, 2009.

Florida State's Ian Miller scored a team-high 16 points in Saturday's ACC opener at Clemson ... Miller has averaged 14 points and over 28 minutes played per game in four contests since rejoining the team for the Florida game on Dec. 22 ... with 10 points in the game at Clemson, Bernard James posted his seventh double figure scoring game of the season ... James' eight rebounds vs. the Tigers were just below his 8.7 average for the season ... Michael Snaer has converted .900 percent of his free throws to rank second in the ACC ... FSU continues to lead the ACC in field goal percentage defense (.364) and blocked shots (6.6 per game).

Georgia Tech's Glen Rice Jr.'s 28 points in Saturday's game against visiting Duke were a career high ... Rice has reached double figures in scoring in nine of the 12 games in which he has played his season, including three games with at least 20 points ... Mfon Udofi a scored 19 points against the Blue Devils ... Udofi a reached double figures for the fi rst time since scoring 16 against Alabama A&M on Dec. 19 and registered his second highest point total of the season (20 vs. Saint Joseph's on Nov. 17)... the Jackets play three of their next four ACC games on the road, beginning with Wednesday night's trip to NC State.

Maryland sophomore guard Terrell Stoglin continues to lead the ACC in scoring at 21.4 points per game ... Stoglin's 25-point performance at NC State on Sunday night was his 10th game this season with 20 or more points ...Stoglin has scored at least 25 points on four occasions... freshman center Alex Len recorded his first double-double with 12 points and 11 rebounds against the Wolfpack ... Len has scored in double figures in all four games in which he has played since taking the floor for the first time Dec. 28 ...he is averaging 13.5 points and 8.8 rebounds and played a season-high 31 minutes vs. NC State.

Miami's Malcolm Grant opened Saturday night's game at Virginia with a 3-pointer, tying Jack McClinton for the school record for most career consecutive games with a made 3-pointer (35) ... Grant's streak ties for the 11th longest in ACC history with McClinton and J.J. Redick (Duke, 2006) ... against Virginia, Kenny Kadji (14 points, 10 rebounds) recorded on his third double-double of the season and second in two games ... Durand Scott scored all of his 12 points against Virginia in the second half and went 4-for-4 from the foul line ... Miami plays its first ACC home game of the season Jan. 18, when it faces Clemson.

Including a win over William & Mary at Carmichael Arena in the 2010 NIT, North Carolina has won 28 straight home games, the second-longest streak in UNC history and the longest since a 32-game stretch from 1926-1929... with Saturday's win over Boston College, UNC improved to 50-9 in ACC season openers ... with 25 points vs. the Eagles, Harrison Barnes posted his sixth 20-point game this year and 14th of his career ... Barnes has scored at least 20 points in three of his last four games ... Kendall Marshall had 11 assists vs. BC, his seventh double-figure assist game this year and 13th of his career.

NC State's C.J. Leslie has scored in double figures in 12 games this season, including seven straight ... with 20 points and 11 rebounds in Sunday night's win over visiting Maryland, Leslie matched his season highs for points and rebounds while posting his second double-double of the season ... Scott Wood has connected on a school-record 47 straight free throws without a miss ... Wood is 37-of-37 from the foul line this season and is shooting .461 percent (41-of-89) from 3-point range ... Lorenzo Brown had nine assists against Maryland and ranks second among ACC players with 6.6 assists per game.

Virginia owns a 14-1 record for the first time since 1981-82 ... the Cavaliers' current 12-game win streak is their longest since 1981-82 ... Virginia extended its home win streak to 10 games with Saturday night's 52-51 season-opening win over Miami ... the Cavaliers have won their ACC season opener each of the last four seasons ... in holding Miami to 17 fi rst-half points, Virginia held an opponent under 20 points in a half for the sixth time this season... with 23 points against the Hurricanes, Mike Scott scored in double figures for the 64th time in his career and 13th time this season ... Scott had his fourth 20-point game of the season and 10th of his career.

Virginia Tech's Erick Green led all scorers with 19 points in Saturday's game at Wake Forest ... Green also matched his career high with seven rebounds... Green has scored in double figures in each of the 14 games in which he has played this season and continues to lead the Hokies in scoring at 15.7 points per game ... Green ranks sixth among all ACC scorers ... Jarrell Eddie's 12 points in Saturday's game marked his seventh double-figure scoring effort of the season ... Virginia Tech leads the ACC in field goal percentage defense (.256) ...the Hokies continue conference play on Tuesday night, when they take on Florida State at home.

With Saturday's 58-55 win over Virginia Tech, Wake Forest won its first conference victory since Jan. 29 of last season and snapped a five-game losing streak against the Hokies ... guard C.J. Harris hit a pair of 3-pointers in the last 1:05 on Saturday, including the tiebreaker with 18 seconds to play ... Travis McKie recorded his first double-double of the season with 12 points and 15 rebounds against Virginia Tech ... McKie's 15 rebounds matched a career high ... Wake Forest will play at Maryland on Wednesday to begin a stretch of playing five ACC games (four on the road) in a span of 18 days in January.