Handing out ACC hoops awards


Tom Noie
South Bend Tribune

The Atlantic Coast Conference hands out its postseason awards Sunday with the announcement of its all-league teams. Individual honors will be revealed during this week’s conference tournament in Washington.

All-league selections are determined by ballots from the 15 conference coaches, who cannot vote for any of their own players.

Here is how NDI's Tom Noie would vote for the league’s elite. Players are listed alphabetically:


Grayson Allen, G, Duke

Anthony “Cat” Barber, G, North Carolina State

Malcolm Brogdon, G, Virginia

Michael Gbinije, G, Syracuse

Brice Johnson, F, North Carolina


Zach Auguste, PF, Notre Dame

Jaron Blossomgame, F, Clemson

Anthony Gill, F, Virginia

Demetrius Jackson, G, Notre Dame

Sheldon McClellan, SG, Miami


Marcus Georges-Hunt, G, Georgia Tech

Brandon Ingram, F, Duke

Tonye Jekiri, PF, Miami

Angel Rodriguez, G, Miami

Michael Young, F, Pittsburgh


Jamel Artis, F, Pittsburgh

Trevor Cooney, G, Syracuse

Damion Lee, G, Louisville

London Perrantes, G, Virginia

James Robinson, G, Pittsburgh

Steve Vasturia, G, Notre Dame


Dwayne Bacon, G, Florida State

Malik Beasley, G, Florida State

Bryant Crawford, G, Wake Forest

Brandon Ingram, SF, Duke

Tyler Lydon, F, Syracuse

Malachi Richardson, G, Syracuse


BeeJay Anya, PF, North Carolina State

Malcolm Brogdon, G, Virginia

Michael Gbinije, G, Syracuse

Tonye Jekiri, PF, Miami

Devin Thomas, PF, Wake Forest

Sixth man: Ja’Quan Newton, G, Miami

Most Improved: Grayson Allen

Coach of the Year: Buzz Williams, Virginia Tech

Rookie of the Year: Brandon Ingram

Player of the year: Malcolm Brogdon.

Notre Dame power forward Zach Auguste has been one of the best big man in the Atlantic Coast Conference of late.Tribune Photo/ROBERT FRANKLIN