Clemson coach Dabo Swinney will use some of the money he would have earned as a bonus for winning the 2011 ACC title to increase the salaries of seven of his assistant coaches over the next two years, according to the school.
We all know about UNC (loaded and lookingo for a national title) and Duke (returning all but one key contributor), but don't sleep on Miami. Yes, you may not be able to pick the Hurricanes out of a lineup, but they're for real, and the ACC knows it.
North Carolina's win over Clemson in the ACC championship solidified the Tar Heels' No. 1 overall seed in the NCAA tournament. It also paved the way to the championship game -- as long as UNC stays on Tobacco Road.
Now that Terrence Oglesby's stunning, game-winning 3-pointer has propelled Clemson to a win over Maryland, the Tigers should be dancing this month. Who else helped his team's NCAA Tourney hopes on Sunday?