Williamson and Barrett deliver for short-handed Duke.
Too much Zion Williamson, RJ Barrett in Duke win vs. No. 4 Virginia | College Basketball Highlights
Duke stays at No. 1; Kentucky, Marquette rise.
It was Tech’s first win in the series since 1977. “Talk about getting the monkey off your back,” Tech coach Charlie Moir said. “This was like the Empire State Building.” UVa (14-8) cut the lead to 54-52, but Dell Curry dunked with 11 seconds left to seal the win. I thought about doing an extra pass over to K.J., but I knew everybody was going to yell at me if I didn’t shoot that one too.
2019 College Basketball #4 Virginia vs #1 Duke Full Game Highlights
RJ Barrett leads No. 1 Duke past No. 4 Virginia 72-70.
Virginia plays at the slowest pace in college basketball, according to Kenpom’s adjusted tempo stat. If Duke puts up 3-pointers anything like how they did against Syracuse, they will get run out of Cameron Indoor. Jones was scoring 8.1 points per game and averaging 5.7 assists, but his biggest impact was most likely on defense. At that time, the Blue Devils were up 14-6. Through those first 5 minutes and 36 seconds Duke had a defensive rating of approximately 50 points per 100 possessions. Duke (14-2, 3-1), on the other hand, is likely to play without starting point guard Tre Jones. Waves of opportunistic defenders created what was a 21-0 advantage in points off turnovers with 94 seconds left in the game. UVa received 10 first-place votes to the Blue Devils’ nine. No. 3 Tennessee was picked first on seven ballots with No. 4 Michigan getting four No. 1 nods. The Jayhawks also retained two firsts but slip to fifth overall. College Basketball Talk’s Latest Top 25: Where do we rank Virginia this we. And with a guy with his shooting ability, how he chooses his moments is impressive.” Jerome, meanwhile, is averaging more points (13.2, 10.6), rebounds (4.1, 3.1) and assists (4.9, 3.9) than last season while navigating the fine line between self-assurance and hubris. Post to Facebook Virginia is latest team to take No. 1 spot in USA TODAY Sports men’s basketball coaches poll. Now this is hardly a fair comparison, as Jones was not the sole reason Syracuse got off to a slow start, his absence wasn’t the only reason that they heated up, and those are extremely small sample sizes to draw major conclusions from. No portion of this site may be reproduced or duplicated without the express permission of Fanatics, Inc. With that being said, both teams have outstanding players, coaches, and fan bases. David felled Goliath with a rock to the forehead, but he also cut off the giant’s head. On any given night, if everything breaks your way, maybe you can pull it off.