As expected, the Virginia Tech men’s basketbal team will not be part of the ACC-Big Ten Challenge in the upcoming season. There will be 15 ACC teams this year but just 12 Big Ten Teams. So Tech (No. 176 in final RPI), Wake (no. 171) and Clemson (187) were left out because of their bad RPIs last season.
For the 2014-15 season, there will be 14 Big Ten teams. So one ACC team will still be left out of the challenge that season.
Here are the pairings for this year:
Tuesday, December 3