The ACC is set to get another shot at some top-tier competition with the opening of the 2017-18 season.
With the regular season now under way, the league has already started to make its case for what it’s looking for with the ACC Basketball Tournament, which will be held this season and will include the ACC Tournament of Champions.
The ACC will play six games, including the tournament finals, and will play 12 teams from the Big Ten, Big 12, Pac-12, SEC and AAC.
The conference will play a total of 12 games during the regular-season.
The league is also planning to open the ACC Championship in 2017-2018 and will host a three-team semifinal at the ACC Pavilion in December.
All of these games will be available on ESPN2, ESPNU, ESPN3 and WatchESPN.
There will be five televised ACC games, with three scheduled for ESPN, two for WatchESPN and one for ESPN2.
The Big Ten and Big 12 will host three of the games.
There are also some games scheduled for the Big East and Pac-10.
The Pac-11 is also expected to have three games, but only two will be televised.
The NCAA Tournament is scheduled to start in April and will be played in Las Vegas.
The top two teams from each conference will advance to the NCAA Tournament.
The tournament will be streamed online on WatchESPN, WatchESPN App and Watch ESPN.
ESPN has not released a schedule for the 2017 ACC Tournament.
ACC Tournament games will take place at the University of Virginia, which has won at least one game in all of the ACC this season, and Syracuse, which is expected to be one of the top teams in the league.
Syracuse has also made its mark as a winner this season.
The Orange have played in three ACC Tournament semifinals, including a semifinal win over Duke in March.
The Blue Devils have won six of the last seven games against teams from both the ACC and Big Ten.
The only other conference loss in the ACC is to a ranked team from the ACC.
The teams that will be in action in the first round of the tournament are Notre Dame (at No. 10 Maryland), Louisville (at Duke) and Michigan State (at Virginia).
Virginia is in its first-ever tournament appearance, and it will be looking to take advantage of the potential of its home court.
The Cavaliers have a chance to take down No. 5 Duke, who is coming off back-to-back victories.
The Red Storm will be playing without leading scorer Josh Hart, who was sidelined for the past three games with an injury.
Hart is expected back this week.
The Cardinals also will be without leading scorers K.J. McDaniels and De’Aaron Fox, who are both out with injuries.
Louisville has won four of its last five games against top-10 teams in both the Atlantic Coast Conference and Big East.
Maryland has lost three of its past four games against ranked teams in ACC play.
The Terrapins will be trying to stay ahead of Maryland in the Atlantic Division, where they are 6-1 this season in the conference.
They are looking to avoid falling to No. 9 Clemson.
The Tigers are playing in their first ACC Tournament tournament since 2012, when they lost to Notre Dame.
The two teams played to a first-round tie in the tournament, but the Tigers prevailed, 106-89.
Clemson is playing in its second ACC Tournament since the 2017 NCAA tournament.
It has been in the top four in each of the past two years, but it has only reached the Sweet 16 once.
The Panthers will be the first team from both conferences to reach the Sweet Sixteen in the past decade.
The program will be coming off a loss to No, 3 Michigan State, which won in the semifinals.
The Spartans were one of three teams to advance to a Sweet Sixteenth game, and they lost in overtime to Michigan.
Clemson’s schedule will also feature five games in South Bend, Indiana, which hosts the Big 12 Conference Tournament in the spring.
The game will be broadcast on Watch ESPN and Watch TV, and is scheduled for March 14.
The Fighting Irish will be taking on Purdue in the Big 10 Tournament in Indianapolis.
The Boilermakers are the only team in the nation to win five consecutive games against Big Ten teams.
The Huskies won four straight in the series against the Boilerbacks.
Purdue won four games in the season series, and was in the Sweet Eight in 2013.
The Hoosiers are coming off two losses in the regular Season, but they beat No. 12 Michigan State and No. 15 Minnesota in the NCAA tournament in 2016.
The series will be a rematch of last season’s Sweet 16 matchup between the teams.
Purdue will be hoping to make the College Football Playoff after it went to the Sweet Four in each conference this season for the first time in program history.
The last time the Big Four was in a playoff spot was in 2012, with