Marcus Paige, Malcolm Brogdon voted ACC Preseason co-Player of the Year

North Carolina was also named preseason favorite in the ACC.
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North Carolina senior guard Marcus Paige and Virginia senior guard Malcolm Brogdon were voted ACC Preseason co-Player of the Year.

The 6-foot-1 Paige averaged 14.2 points and 4.5 assists per game during the 2014-15 season. Brogdon posted 14.0 points, 3.9 boards and 2.4 assists a night, leading the Cavaliers to ACC regular season and conference tournament titles last year.

Those two seniors were joined by Florida State's Xavier Rathan-Mays, Notre Dame's Demetrius Jackson and Duke's Brandon Ingram, who was picked as the ACC Preseason Freshman of the Year, on the Preseason All-ACC First Team.

The Tar Heels and Cavaliers were picked to finish first and second in the conference, respectively.

1. North Carolina 

2. Virginia

3. Duke

4. Notre Dame

5. Miami

6. Florida State

7. Louisville

8. N.C. State

9. Syracuse

10. Pitt

11. Wake Forest

12. Clemson

13. Georgia Tech

14. Virginia Tech

15. Boston College