Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 11/16/14
Austin Rivers pulled up, launched a high-arcing 3-pointer - and shot No. 10 Duke right back to the top of the Atlantic Coast Conference. The freshman capped the Blue Devils' furious rally with a buzzer-beater that gave them an 85-84 win over No. 5 North Carolina on Wednesday night - and just might have put their season back on track. A few days earlier, Duke was reeling after a home loss to Miami - its second defeat in a stretch of three home games. Just that quickly, the Blue Devils find themselves sharing first place in the league with Florida State and a Tar Heels team they stunned by storming back from 10 points down in the final 3 minutes. ''This could be a huge momentum thing for our team right now,'' Rivers said. Rivers finished with a season-high 29 points - a Duke freshman record for points scored against North Carolina - and his six of the Blue Devils' season high-tying 14 3-pointers. The last came over 7-footer Tyler Zeller with the Blue Devils (20-4, 7-2) trailing b...
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