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Debbie Antonelli tells us what teams to watch for in this weekend's Women's Basketball ACC Tournament.
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The ACC has a couple of teams on the NCAA bubble and in desperate need of Iran during the ACC tournament one of those. Stiff North Carolina there. Hosting first and second round. But their RPI is in the seventies they're gonna have about 500 conference record of one of the toughest schedules in the lane. But they're gonna need to prove in the ACC tournament that they are NCAA turner network. The other thing. -- the University of Virginia Virginia's lead behind the play of Arianna Morry more of him having big games -- finally Chelsea shine up the middle. These are two players -- have the capability of taking Virginia all the way to the NCAA tournament. When they could run in the ACC tournament. Keep your eye on his Florida State now that they have at point guard in the backcourt that has the ability to distribute it. -- tempo was one of the best front lines in the ACC. Florida State has a chance to make a run. A couple of laps of the -- here ion in terms of guard play. I cannot wait to see who. -- Johnson and -- Williams in this ACC tournament environment. They are two of the top guards in the country you cannot talk about one without talking about the other. They are explosive and they have -- facility and they have the capability of carrying Miami all the way to the ACC tournament championship game. They have enough to sit down Duke if Duke advances to the turn -- titles. The ACC has been -- looked terrific post play all season and this is gonna go down as one of the top senior classes. In terms of post blank when you start looking at socks -- good look at Georgia Tech interleague conditions -- body and how she's been able to play with the pace. And then you look at Sierra -- I say that she's mean and I we -- -- a good way he's one of the toughest competitors on the low block. They did Elena Kaiser coming off -- -- since -- first team also ACC performer in years past. Three gold medals then USA basketball yet he continues to provide. The opportunity straight double double every time he steps on the floor. Read her ability to score around the block and then one of the most athletic post players visit North Carolina and it. -- Broomfield. Laura Broomfield an offensive rebound and she can take it off and -- when she gets around -- last this is one of the best team. Close games this season. There is no better post season tournament environments and you know. More coveted crown in the ACC tournament title on the women's side. As a number one seeds clearly. Is the hottest team coming in until the turn -- this is do I think. To win the ACC tournament title but there. Contenders and I don't think that you can go into the ACC tournament without talking about Maryland I think Maryland might have been best team. They have the highest RPI in the ACC. They clearly playing the toughest conference schedule and because of that that is prepared them for another. -- an ACC. And it's night and if Maryland is gonna win the tournament title you can not go without talking. About Alyssa Thomas. Feel my feet the MVP of the ACC as just a sophomore. She's clearly can score in any way on any part of the floor in any sense. Brendan Fraser but not enough offense to make Alyssa Thomas and I think it's not only contender for ACC player of the year. It's also one of the top ten players in America she is back yeah. And she is only a sophomore. Guaranteeing. -- three straight wins to win the ACC tournament.