The ACC tournament tips off Thursday with the first round of play. The top four will play Friday against the winners of the first-round games.
We could be in store for a few surprises, as some of the mid-level teams have begun hitting their stride.
The ACC always has a handful of teams make the NCAA tournament, so the participants can use these games as a tune-up for the big dance.
Here is what it will take for each of the top four teams to win the ACC tournament.