Posted December 08, 2012 on
It might have taken longer to dissect Duke's 90-67 victory over Temple on Saturday at the Izod Center than it did to decide a winner. Listen to comments from Temple coach Fran Dunphy, players Scootie Randall and Quenton DeCosey and Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski.
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I don't believe that Duke is going to become an SEC member. However, there is a strong rumor going around that UNC and Duke are being pursued as a package deal by the SEC.
I received an email yesterday from a writer who is deeply immersed in the conference expansion story. He related a conversation that he had with another writer who is well connected with SEC. The latter...
This is Duke's only game in a 17-day span. It appears to be the only potentially tough one for quite a bit longer than that.
Temple beat the Blue Devils last season and certainly could provide a challenge to the nation's second-ranked team Saturday in a matchup of unbeatens in East Rutherford, N.J.
"This will be a good one. We're gonna play an undefeated Temple...