Field Goal %
- MSU 40.0
- 40.8 DUKE
Three Point %
- MSU 25.0
- 38.9 DUKE
- MSU 11
- 8 DUKE
- MSU 33
- 32 DUKE
- 0th Half
The Spartans had five second-chance points against Duke, tied for their third fewest in a game this season. Michigan State entered Friday with 36 second-chance points in the 2013 Men's Basketball Championship, the most in the field entering the Sweet 16. Michigan State had eight offensive rebounds against Duke, nine fewer than they averaged in the first two games of the tournament.
Seth Curry outscored the entire Michigan State team 22-15 on shots outside the paint. Curry was 8-of-15 on such attempts while the Spartans were 6-of-22. Curry's 22 points outside the paint are tied for the most by any player in this year's tournament (Troy Daniels, VCU vs Akron) and are more than either of the Spartans' first two opponents in the Men's Basketball Championship.
Duke now has 13 30-win seasons, matching Kentucky for the most in Division I history.
So now Seth Curry follows his brother into the Elite 8. He hasn't put up quite as many points as Stephen did for Davidson in 2008, but he's not far behind.
C.J. Bryce to transfer from UNC Wilmington and follow his former college coach Kevin Keatts to NC State.
A Nebraska prosecutor said the identities of seven people who threatened referee John Higgins after Kentucky's NCAA tournament loss to North Carolina in March were ascertained after a lengthy investigation.
Returning to the same place where his NBA hopes almost came crashing down, TJ Ford reflects on his Texas career during graduation day.