Last week: Win at Boston College, win at North Carolina. 7 Blue Devils roared back twice and won 98-96 at the final buzzer. Duke will have a chance to tie. Duke vs North Carolina: NCAA Basketball Picks and Game Predictions. 8:21 pm ET, at Vernon Carey just fouled out with 4:16 left. Even in a down year, Duke vs. UNC is still a great rivalry. Duke, North Carolina lead college basketball winners and losers after wild game. Is that something that we could see in the future? Miami finally got a healthy Chris Lykes back, but outside of that there wasn’t a whole lot to Lykes about Miami last week. 8:50 pm ET, at No. As a reminder, these rankings are backed by an undisclosed methodology. North Carolina is 17-of-32 from the FT line, and that has cost the Tar Heels dearly. FSU has won 13 of its last 14 games. Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Magician homepage, ACC basketball rankings: Duke vs. North Carolina always delivers, SU-specific executive orders that Joe Biden still needs to sign, Smart people will understand why we picked 27 of them, Syracuse men’s basketball needs to avoid bad habits on offense. Outside of that, it was a relatively mild week in the conference as not one ACC coach blew a gasket. Ryan McMahon took eight shots last week and seven of them were from beyond the arc. Guess how many double-doubles John Mooney had last week though? We're going to OT. 9:55 p.m. Brooks, who led the team in scoring while Anthony was out but was quiet in the last two games, finished with 18 points and helped the Tar Heels build what seemed like a comfortable lead in the second half. Whether you’re watching from the stands or tuning in at home, the legendary match-up between Duke and North Carolina basketball has been bringing fans to the court for almost a century. Seems like the air is gone from the building. We are heading into overtime here at the Dean E. Smith Center.UNC 8⃣4⃣, Duke 8⃣4⃣ | 5:00 OT#CarolinaFamily #BeatDuke. Syracuse only had one game last week. Syracuse went with a three-guard lineup for extended time against Miami. Duke vs. North Carolina score, takeaways: Blue Devils hold off rival Tar Heels to sweep regular-season series The second Duke-UNC game didn't … All I really want to know is one thing though: If Joey Baker scores 12 points, is it still considered a Baker’s dozen? Could a face like this ever lie? Virginia let go of a great opportunity to bolster its NCAA Tournament résumé at Louisville while Virginia Tech is in complete free fall. That's a difference of only 22 points over 179 games. It seemed for a moment as if North Carolina had weathered the storm. Bilas makes a good point about Cole Anthony on the broadcast. Anthony had little incentive to return to North Carolina after missing 11 games with an injury. Isaiah Wong did show some promise — he’s going to a tough guard for future ACC opponents. Last week: Loss to Notre Dame, win over Georgia Tech. I’m contractually obligated to say DJ Vasiljevic is the best shooter in the ACC in every rankings piece, but not even I can believe that now. Then, North Carolina turned the ball over while attempting an inbounds pass on a play that featured a controversial no-call. North Carolina (10-13, 3-9 ACC) made just 21-of-38 free-throws, which left the door open for Duke (20-3, 10-2). UNC had a three possession lead with just over a minute left. We’re still not talking enough about Florida State. The Blue Devils took care of the Tar Heels with a strong start-to-finish performance -- with the only unexpected part being the jolt coming from … He exits with 0 points in the second half. That could only mean one thing in Orange Nation, baby. The Miami front-court continues to drag its feet as the backcourt is forced to do all the heavy lifting. Freshman Alex Hemingway came out of nowhere to lead Clemson in scoring in the loss to Notre Dame on Sunday night. Those jerseys are still MY EYES level of painful, but it’s hard to argue against Duke and UNC delivering as the greatest scrimmage of all-time. Could Syracuse basketball utilize a three-guard lineup moving forward? Virginia still holds down the No. I don’t want to hear anything about Andrew Platek being fouled, either. ET — Duke loses its 2nd straight and 3rd in 4 games. UNC's misery continues: A victory could have provided an element of joy to a season that has not gone according to plan for North Carolina. 8:32 pm ET, at For one thing, Anthony and Garrison Brooks had their best combined effort in the three games since Anthony returned from missing 11 games due to knee surgery. N. Carolina dominates Duke to claim ACC title. 4 spot as there’s no shame in losing to Louisville despite it being a missed opportunity. Ladies and gentlemen, girls and boys, we welcome you back to another edition of the proud, preeminent TNIAAM ACC basketball rankings. © 2004-2021 CBS Interactive. A mad dash for the rebound ensued. Photo by Rob Kinnan-USA TODAY Sports February 8th 2020 - Dean Smith Center, Chapel Hill, NC Duke vs North Carolina DI Men's Basketball Game Summary - February 8th, 2020 | DI Men's Basketball 14 North Carolina 93-81 Saturday night. UNC is 8-5 overall and 4-0 at home, while Wake Forest is 3-5 overall and 0-3 on the road. Syracuse WBB at Louisville: TV/streaming, time, history & more, Tip-off is set for 9 p.m. EST Thursday on ESPN2, Buy Official TNIAAM Gear In The TNIAAM Shoppe, Syracuse basketball center Jesse Edwards emerges in victory over Miami, Guerrier trying to be first SU player to average double-double since 2011, Buddy Boeheim & Joe Girard confirmed to have previously tested positive for COVID-19. 8:18 pm ET, at The North Carolina Tar Heels caught a big break in their first rivalry matchup with the Duke Blue Devils of the 2018-19 college basketball season. The Duke players mobbed Moore as the Tar Heels looked on in stunned silence as a game they had multiple chances to win ended in agony on their home floor.