Duke was the overwhelming choice to win the ACC, though not a unanimous choice thanks to one guy who "accidentally" picked the Tar Heels. He claims it was an honest mistake. That's always code for "I was drunk and it seemed like an okay idea."
Tracy Smith made the preseason all-conference team along with Kyle Singler (POY), Nolan Smith,, and Malcolm Delaney but received a mere 45 votes, which means that 17 impossibly foolish individuals left him off the team.
Anticipating a full-time move to power forward, the Macrowave spent the summer working on his face-up game:
He said that he added several new levels to his skill set after the spending the summer working on his dribbling and face-up shooting.
He also said he lost roughly 10 pounds and dropped his body fat to a lean 8 percent.
"I feel pretty good, I feel quicker, feel lighter," Smith said.
From Ken Tysiac: