Field Goal %
- DUKE 44.8
- 50.8 NCST
Three Point %
- DUKE 30.0
- 50.0 NCST
- DUKE 12
- 11 NCST
- DUKE 39
- 35 NCST
- Raleigh, North Carolina 27699
- Line: DUKE -5.0
- 0th Half
NC State's win over Duke is just the 3rd time that a team ranked 20th in the AP Poll has beaten a No. 1 AP team.The others: In 1986, NC State (coached by Jim Valvano) beat North Carolina; in 2009, Louisville beat Pittsburgh.
Richard Howell becomes just the eighth player since 1996-97 to score at least 15 points and grab 15 rebounds in a win over an AP No. 1 team. Five of those games have come against Duke.
Duke* 2nd No. 1 team to lose this season (Indiana lost vs Butler)* 1st loss by Duke as No. 1 since Feb. 26, 2011 (at Virginia Tech)* Duke's 32 losses as No. 1 team are most all-time* Mike Krzyzewski's 27th loss as No. 1, most all-time among head coachesNC State* NC State's 6th win over No. 1 team, 2nd vs Duke* 1st win over No. 1 team since Feb. 15, 2004 (vs Duke)* Mark Gottfried's 2nd win over No. 1 team (March 20, 2004, Alabama def. Stanford in Round of 32)
Mike Krzyzewski has now lost 27 games as coach of a No. 1 Duke team. No other coach has lost as many as 20 games as No. 1.
Duke's loss today at NC State is the 32nd in school history as the No. 1 team, more than any other school.
Lorenzo Brown's 13 assists is tied for the most in a win vs No. 1 team in the last 17 seasons:
With four games to go, Louisville's matchup against North Carolina can prove pivotal in determining who takes the conference crown.
With Syracuse treading in bubble territory, the Orange can improve their tournament selection odds with a win over a Duke team that looks like a contender for the national championship.
Second-ranked Villanova can clinch the Big East regular season championship with a victory over No. 22 Butler Wednesday night at The Pavilion.