M BBall: Irish Picked ACC Preseason #5

Notre Dame Men's Basketball | Oct. 17, 2013 | Notre Dame Athletics

Jerian Grant dunks vs Chicago State at the Purcell Pavilion / Matt CashoreJerian Grant slams down a dunk at the Purcell Pavilion. Photo by Matt Cashore/University of Notre Dame

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - The University of Notre Dame men's basketball team was picked to finish fifth in its inaugural season of Atlantic Coast Conference play according to a vote of media in attendance at the league's annual "Operation Basketball."

Duke will enter the 2013-14 season as the ACC favorite. The Blue Devils received 50 of 54 first-place votes in a preseason poll of media in attendance at Wednesday's event.

ACC newcomer Syracuse (three first-place votes) placed second in the voting, followed by North Carolina (one first-place vote) and Virginia. 

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 by Daily Domer Staff

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