UNC and Duke are both in the Top 6 in the Associated Press' preseason women's basketball poll, while three other ACC members are in the Top 25.
Connecticut is a unanimous No. 1 in the ranking with all 40 first-place votes, followed by Stanford, Ohio State, Notre Dame, UNC and Duke. Virginia is No. 14, Florida State No. 15 and Georgia Tech No. 19.
Also, the ACC has announced that ticket books for its women's basketball tournament, which will be held March 4-7 at the Greensboro Coliseum, are now on sale.
Ticket books may be purchased at www.ticketmaster.com, via Ticketmaster's Charge-By-Phone Network at 800-745-3000, at Ticketmaster outlets and at the Coliseum advance box office.