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ACC Daily Links, March 7

Friday, March 7, 2014 8:57am
By: Carlos Collazo

Boston College
The Boston College football team has some big shoes to fill with Andre Williams leaving. Tyler Rouse and Myles Willis are going to be competing for the starting running back spot this spring. 

Offensive lineman Shaq Crouch already has a handful of offers, but he is still looking to get one from USC and Clemson. Carl Tucker Jr. has received an offer from the Tigers, but he also hasn't heard from the school in a while, so something could be off there.

The Blue Devils' late collapse against Wake Forest has some people worried about their postseason potential. After feeling light headed after the Wake Forest game, Coach K was leading Duke at practice Thursday.

Florida State
FSU linebacker Kain Daub won't be able to play for the team until this summer because of an eligibility issue with the NCAA. Jimbo Fisher said that the road to repeating starts with offseason drills, and the Seminoles are also looking for new leaders to step up this spring.

Georgia Tech
DeAndre Smelter recently decided to give up baseball at Georgia Tech and concentrate fully on football. The Yellow Jacket baseball team is starting its ACC season with a series against Wake Forest today.

Jonas Shaffer takes a look at Maryland's week of recruiting. The Terrapins are planning a large giveaway for the final ACC game of the season against Virginia.

The Miami football team is getting a spring break, as well, with coach Al Golden pleased with the Canes' efforts so far. Jon Feliciano and Ereck Flowers are both hoping to help Miami's offensive line this season.

North Carolina
Brian Barbour looks at the least projections for North Carolina in the NCAA Tournament - most have the Heels as a No. 4 or 5 seed. Brice Johnson feels like he hasn't played a real game against Duke and is looking to change that on Saturday.

N.C. State
Austin Johnson looks back at the legacy of the No. 24 jersey in N.C. State history. Chris Wright had a conversation with Wolfpack ace pitcher Carlos Rodon.

Notre Dame
Justin Brent could have the combination of skills that make him a successful slot receiver for the Fighting Irish. Andrew Hall has observations from the second day of Notre Dame spring practices.

The Panthers recently landed junior college center Tyrone Haughton for next season on the basketball court. Before Haughton can show up though, Pitt has to beat Clemson this Saturday to make it into the NCAA Tournament.

Bud Poliquin talks about how Jim Boeheim will always defend the Syracuse basketball realm, and NunesMagician.com wonders what the heck is wrong with the team after an awful stretch of losses in their latest podcast

Three-star quarterback Nick Johns talks about his visit to UVa and what's next for him. David Teel is endorsing Virginia head coach Tony Bennett for ACC coach of the year.

Virginia Tech
GobblerCountry.com takes a look at the Virginia Tech baseball schedule with a Collegiate Times baseball beat writer. David Teel also says that Virginia Tech's Malcolm Brogdon merits a first-team all-ACC honor.

Wake Forest
Many people are wondering whether the Duke Blue Devils are in trouble after the Demon Deacons beat them by 10 points Wednesday. Wake held Duke to just 22.2 percent from behind the arc to secure that victory.