Clemson will go into the ACC baseball tournament this week in Durham, NC as the #5 seed. Pairings and game dates and times will be announced Sunday morning.
The Tigers will be in Pool A along with #1 seed North Carolina, #4 seed NC State and #8 seed Miami. The Tigers were a combined 4-5 against those teams in the regular season taking two of three from State and losing two of three to the Tar Heels and Hurricanes. The Tigers played all three on the road.
Florida State is the #2 seed and will be in Pool B along with #3 seed Virginia, #6 Virginia Tech and #7 Georgia Tech.
Under the pool-play format, each team will play one game against each of the other three opponents in its division Wednesday through Saturday (May 22-25). The two teams with the best records within their respective division brackets will advance to the title game on Sunday, May 26, with the winner earning the ACC’s automatic berth into the NCAA Tournament.
Game times Wednesday through Saturday are set for 11 a.m., 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. Sunday’s championship game will begin at 1 p.m.