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It’s one of the most anticipated non-conference matchups in recent memory and occurs during perhaps the most anticipated season in the Tubby Smith era. His best team gets the chance to go up against America’s Most Hated in the sunny Bahamas to really see where the guys are at. The Gophers come in as a [...]
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The Minnesota Golden Gophers take on the Duke Blue Devils on Thanksgiving in what is probably the biggest non-conference regular season basketball game in program history (are there even any other contenders?). Since it is such a big game, it seems appropriate to have an extra preview.
A few thoughts following the Minnesota’s 15 point victory over the Richmond Spiders, before we turn to all things Duke Please excuse anyone for being slightly panicked after the first 12 minutes of the game. The Gophers simply couldn’t hang on to the ball, piling up 11 turnovers in that span. These were not forced [...]
Seth Curry scored 25 points and Mason Plumlee added 20 points and a career-high-matching 17 rebounds as No. 5 Duke's starters scored all but two of the Blue Devils' points in an 89-71 victory over Minnesota on Thursday in the first round of the Battle 4 Atlantis.
Plumlee was coming off a career-high 28 points on 9-for-11 shooting from the field, 10 of 11 from the free throw...
The Duke Blue Devils kept their impressive streak of in-season tournament win alive as they took care of Minnesota, 89-71 behind 20 points and 17 rebounds from Mason Plumlee.
Mason Plumlee posted another solid performance in Duke’s victory over Minnesota in the first round of the Battle 4 Atlantis Tournament.
Not to be out done was the performance of Seth Curry who scored...
Duke will tip off the official Battle for Atlantis Tournament in the Bahamas on Thanksgiving Day against the Minnesota Golden Gophers in what can only be described as a stacked tournament.
The Blue Devils enter the tournament riding a high after starting the season 3-0 and defeating the then No. 3 team in the country in Kentucky. Still Duke still has a lot of work to do to get...
Mason Plumlee and Seth Curry star as Duke won its opening round game in the Bahamas
PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas (AP) — Seth Curry scored 25 points and Mason Plumlee added 20 points and a career-high-matching 17 rebounds as No. 5 Duke's starters scored all but two of the Blue Devils' points in an 89-71 victory over Minnesota on Thursday in the first round of the Battle 4 Atlantis.