The ACC produces some competitive teams for the NCAA Tournament year after year. However, the most exciting part of the ACC resides in the rivalry between North Carolina and Duke.
The Tar Heels and the Blue Devils almost always have Top 25 teams and are a threat to do some damage in the NCAA Tournament.
Duke may be ranked a slot higher (No. 5) than North Carolina (No. 6) in the ESPN/ USA Today Coaches Poll, but North Carolina arguably has a better team.
Here's why North Carolina is much better than Duke this year.