Their 44-year appearance streak was the longest for any school in any sport. They were 31-27 overall and 16-13 in the ACC. Apparently they were the first team out.
The new leader is Florida State, which won the ACCT yesterday and will be in their 40th straight NCAA tournament. Also missing from this year's tournament is defending national champion Coastal Carolina (37-19-1), which won the Sun Belt Conference regular-season title but lost in the quarterfinals of the conference tournament.
ND, of course, will miss the NCAAs for the 10th time in 11 years and for the 6th time in Aoki's 7 sorry seasons.
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