Is NC State the ACC's team to beat? 

October, 19, 2012
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Lorenzo BrownJamie Sabau/Getty ImagesLorenzo Brown could emerge as the top player in the ACC this season.
With the start of the 2012-13 college basketball season fast approaching, ESPN Insider is looking at the five burning questions facing each of the major conferences. In this edition, Seth Greenberg examines the ACC.

This coming season could be one of the most intriguing in the ACC in recent memory. The emergence of NC State, coupled with some uncertainty for Duke and North Carolina and three teams on the rise that could make a run at the league title in FSU, Miami and Maryland, could make this a season to remember in the ACC. Here are my answers to the five burning questions facing the league in 2012-13.