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ACC Baseball Tournament 2015: Saturday Schedule and Bracket Predictions

Published by on May 23, 2015

Pool play has already led to the downfall of one top program in the 2015 ACC Baseball Tournament, but Saturday will decide if another favorite will miss out on the championship game.

Sixth-seeded North Carolina State secured a place in Sunday's championship tilt with a thrilling 5-4 win over No. 2 Miami on Friday. The Hurricanes were the best team in Pool B coming into the tournament—and one of the hottest in the nation with a 12-game winning streak in hand—but with no real advantage to speak of in the round-robin, pool play, they were at the mercy of a fickle format.

No. 1 Louisville is 1-1 in pool play, but the Cardinals are in control of their own destiny on Saturday. They take on the No. 4 Florida State Seminoles, who are 2-0 and on the verge of a championship berth themselves. However, the Cardinals can skip past them with a win and the head-to-head tournament tiebreaker.

North Carolina State essentially has a championship tune-up game on Saturday against Virginia, while the Miami-Notr...

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