McCants, who averaged a league-best 19.9 points per game, received 91 of a possible 93 votes from members of the Atlantic Coast Sports Media Association and had 277 points to lead the first team. Hodge, who was second at 18.1 points, earned 90 first-team votes and 276 points.
McCants edges Hodge atop All-ACC team
Rashad McCants will take to the floor at the Greensboro Coliseum on Friday a sharper and stronger player than he was the day before, the week before and the month before.
Heels relying on McCants for leadership
"A lot of people wrote him off after Kentucky and wanted to say he was a bad kid and didn't have any heart. But we knew he was just struggling."
McCants turns around his game, and his attitude