Posted December 07, 2012 on AP on Fox
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 team with three kids that really hurt us last year who are all back," coach Mike Krzyzewski told Duke's official website. This game is at the same arena where the Blue Devils defeated Temple in the 1999 NCAA tournament to start a nine-game win streak in this series. The Owls halted that run with a 78-73 home victory Jan. 4 over a Duke team that was ranked fifth. It marked the fourth straight season Temple (6-0) has upset a top 10 team. "I think for these guys it gives them a jolt of confidence that we all need that we can play at the highest level," coach Fran Dunphy said. While Templ...

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