GREENSBORO — Sunday afternoon at the Greensboro Coliseum, the regular season ACC Champions completed the sweep and took the conference tournament crown as well.
The Miami Hurricanes (27-6) out paced the North Carolina men’s basketball team (24-10) in the title game and won 87-77 to claim the program’s first ACC Title.
Shane Larkin was named MVP of the tournament for his week-long efforts that culminated in a fantastic showing Sunday. Larkin finished the championship game with a career-high 28 points, seven assists and five rebounds.
Trey McKinney Jones added 20 points for the Hurricanes and he made six of nine attempts from long-range.
Durand Scott added only six points but battled through a back injury he sustained in the first minute of the ball game.