Found November 13, 2012 on SCACC Hoops:
Duke at Kentucky Date 11/13/2012 9:00:00 PMLocation Atlanta, GALive StatsLinkTV ESPN Team Stats Embed This Chart On Your Website Every year, ESPN celebrates the greatness that is college basketball by showcasing a dozen games, back-to-back, on the network’s many channels, effectively putting those of us who eat, sleep and breathe basketball into a hoops coma. The tip-off marathon culminates Tuesday, Nov. 1, when two of the nation’s traditional powerhouse programs meet in the State Farm Champions Classic. No. 8 Duke Blue Devils take on No. 3 Kentucky Wildcats in the Georgia Dome, the site of this year’s Final Four. Game time is scheduled for 9:30 p.m. No. 14 Michigan State battles No. 7 Kansas in the first matchup of the Classic’s doubleheader. These four teams met in Madison Square Garden for the first Champions Classic last year. Then, No. 2 Kentucky beat No. 11 Kansas 75-65 behind the stellar play of Terrence Jones, who flew to the NBA after Kentucky won its eighth National Championship last April. More from Duke-Kentucky Series • Duke trails in the all-time series, 11-8, with a 6-7 mark in neutral site games. • Duke has won six of the last seven meetings between the two schools. • Duke and Kentucky have met five times in NCAA Tournament play with the Blue Devils trailing in the series, 3-2. • Mike Krzyzewski is 4-1 at Duke against the Wildcats. • Six of the last eight games in the series More from GoDuke.comDukeNameGPMinsPtsAstsRbdsStlsBlksTOsFG%3P%FT%Off Eff Mason Plumlee 1 35.0 19.0 2.0 14.0 1.0 4.0 3.0 66.7 0.0 42.9 64.8 Seth Curry 1 30.0 15.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 3.0 50.0 42.9 66.7 63.5 Tyler Thornton 1 30.0 13.0 3.0 4.0 2.0 0.0 4.0 57.1 50.0 100.0 88.3 Quinn Cook 1 21.0 8.0 2.0 2.0 0.0 0.0 2.0 50.0 50.0 100.0 110.0 Ryan Kelly 1 33.0 8.0 4.0 3.0 0.0 1.0 1.0 33.3 33.3 75.0 129.4 Rasheed Sulaimon  1 30.0 6.0 4.0 4.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 40.0 66.7 0.0 144.8 Amile Jefferson  1 13.0 5.0 1.0 2.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 100.0 0.0 60.0 162.9 Josh Hairston 1 8.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 Andre Dawkins00. Alex Murphy00. Marshall Plumlee00. Todd Zafirovski00. Rodney Hood

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