Talented freshman Marvin Bagley III will miss his fourth straight game Wednesday night when No. 5 Duke hosts Louisville at Cameron Indoor Stadium here in Durham. Live television broadcast of this season will be on ESPN. WatchESPN will have live streaming, starting at 9:00 pm ET.
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MIAMI, FL — Virginia returned as the No. 1 team in the AP Top 25 Men’s College Basketball Rankings on Monday, while as expected, Oklahoma was among the teams sliding out of the poll in Week 16.
No. 12 Duke will travel to No. 11 Clemson in a key Atlantic Coast Conference matchup between the two teams tied for second in the league. Game time for the clash at Littlejohn Coliseum is set for 1:00 pm ET, and live streaming coverage is available on the ACC Network and WatchESPN.
Grayson Allen scored 25 points and led four Duke starters in double-digit scoring and the No. 12 Blue Devils cruised to a 74-52 victory over Virginia Tech on Wednesday night. Marvin Bagley III, the Atlantic Coast Conference’s leading scorer and rebounder was out with a mild right knee sprain again.
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — Joel Berry II scored 21 points and Kenny Williams completed his return from a shooting slump by matching his career-high with 20 and No. 21 North Carolina beat No. 9 Duke at Dean E. Smith Center on Thursday night.
MIAMI, FL — Villanova, Virginia and Purdue remain the Top 3 teams in the latest NCAA College Men’s Basketball AP Top 25 Rankings for the fourth successive week, following the Week 14 poll on Monday (5).
DURHAM, N.C. — Fourth-ranked Duke will want to prove that it has learned something from the unwanted result from its last game when it stays at home to welcome a struggling Notre Dame team on Big Monday, Jan. 29.
Kyle Guy made a pair of free throws with 6.1 seconds left, and No. 2 Virginia defeated No. 4 Duke 65-63 in conference play on Saturday. Duke will look to rebound against Notre Dame on Monday night. Virginia will try to extend its win streak to 13 in a row when they host Louisville next week.
Wendell Carter Jr. had 23 points and 12 rebounds and Marvin Bagley III added 16 points and 11 rebounds and No. 4 Duke forced 21 turnovers in its 84-70 victory over Wake Forest on Tuesday night.
MIAMI, FL, Sporting Alert — Gary Trent Jr. scored a career-high 30 points and knocked down some big 3-pointers in the second half and No. 5 Duke rallied to beat No. 25 Miami 83-75 on Big Monday.