There's not a lot going on in the conference so let's take quick look at the RPI and the KenPom.com rankings.
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61. NC State
82. Wake Forest
116. Notre Dame
138. Georgia Tech
179. Boston College
225. Virginia Tech
78. Notre Dame
87. NC State
103. Wake Forest
113. Georgia Tech
146. Boston College
219. Virginia Tech
At this point, assuming UNC continues to improve, we're reasonably looking at six NCAA bids.
Syracuse.com has its take on the at-large field and has Duke as the third at-large (Johnny Dawkins' Stanford is 25th).
The paper assumes that Syracuse will finish first although in another column Mike Waters points out that now that the introductory special is over, Syracuse's ACC schedule will be much tougher. If one were inclined to bet, one might make book on Virginia. The Cavs are playing as well as anyone and are just a game behind.
Syracuse still has to go to Pitt, Duke, Maryland, Virginia and Florida State. The Maryland and Virginia games are both on the road and are a Saturday-Monday turnaround.
Duke still has both games with UNC, and only a fool would assume two wins. Syracuse won't be easy either, obviously.
Pitt still has games with Syracuse, UNC, FSU, and Clemson, among others.
So the smart money's on Virginia - if the 'Hoos can handle Syracuse at home, the rest is well within reach.