Duke was picked to win the ACC preseason women's basketball poll by both media and coaches. The Blue Devils, who return all five starters, were 33-3 last season and have advanced to the NCAA Elite Eight the last four years.
Clemson does not have a viable offer to leave the Atlantic Coast Conference, but the university's Board of Trustees would consider one if it was presented, the panel's chairman said Thursday, according to a report by The Associated Press.
Sydney Wallace scored 16 points as the lone Yellow Jackets player in double figures, leading Georgia Tech (No. 19 ESPN/USA Today, No. 17 AP) past Clemson 62-50 in the regular-season finale for both Sunday.