Posted January 12, 2013 on
Seth Curry's 22 points weren't enough as Duke dropped its first game of the year.
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Seth Curry has seen N.C. State play a few times this season, and hes pretty impressed.
Theyre good, he said Tuesday night after he and his Duke teammates took care of Clemson. They have talent, they have great players. Theyre really good.
Curry is right. The Wolfpack started the season perhaps a bit too high in the national rankings (No. 6) but its current spot at No. 20 is the...
A day removed from Duke’s first loss of the season most Blue Devils fans sat down to watch football or perhaps the big basketball game of the day between Ohio State and Michigan not expecting to hear bad news.
Duke’s Ryan Kelly is said to be of action for 2-4 weeks but according to CBS’s Seth Davis it could be much longer than that.
Other than the highlights that would...
Mason Plumlee says Duke played well, but not well enough to win against State on Saturday
According to Ken Pomeroy, Duke has a 13.6% chance of running the table in the regular season. There are only three games in which they have less than an 80% chance of winning. At Miami (68%), at Virginia (78%), and today's game at NC State (79%). If they win today their odds jump to 17%.
Here are the three keys to the game:
1. Can Mason Plumlee get to the rim?
Check out the video. North Carolina State fans stormed the basketball court following the 84-76 win over No. 1 Duke. Look closely and you’ll see a student pushed out onto the court in a wheelchair. The excited NC State fans knock him over.
Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski’s top-ranked Blue Devils (15-0, 2-0 in the ACC) have passed every major test so far this season.
Senior center Mason Plumlee has led Duke to the No. 1 ranking in college basketball. Here is a preview of the Blue Devils.