Posted December 30, 2012 on
Duke Head Coach Mike Krzyzewski says his team's hard-fought victory over Santa Clara felt like an ACC game.
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The last two weeks since our last power rating have been pretty bad for the ACC.
Virginia Tech has fallen apart, Miami suddenly hit a snag out in Hawaii, Virginia lost to a one-win team, Clemson suffered a humiliating defeat, North Carolina was routed and Mike Krzyzewski isnt pleased with how his Duke team is playing.
On the upside, Maryland, Georgia Tech and N.C. State continued...
Duke's Mason Plumlee says after a slow start against Santa Clara he and his teammates were able to go full throttle when it mattered most.
Duke guard Quinn Cook says his team needs to keep up the strong defensive efforts they've showcased so far this season.
Seth Curry's leg injury and how well he is able to deal with the pain may very well determine just how far Duke can go in 2012-2013.
Seth Curry and Mason Plumlee combine for 53 points to lead Duke to 12-0 on the season. The Blue Devils next travel to Charlotte to play Davidson.
Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski said his players earned some time away from campus even if they hadn't been unbeaten.
His top-ranked Blue Devils are back at school and will play for the first time in nine days Saturday at home against a Santa Clara team that has won six straight and hasn't lost in regulation all season.
Following back-to-back home wins Dec. 19-20, Krzyzewski...