Field Goal %
- DUKE 42.9
- 47.3 UNC
Three Point %
- DUKE 22.7
- 22.2 UNC
- DUKE 12
- 13 UNC
- DUKE 30
- 43 UNC
- Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599
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End of Game
*North Carolina's Marcus Paige scored all 13 of his points in the second half. Paige has been at his best in the second half in North Carolina's key wins this season.
- Duke averaged 96.1 points per 100 possessions, its second-lowest offensive efficiency this season (93.7 - Jan. 11, Clemson). Duke entered 6-0 scoring 18 points off turnovers this season.- North Carolina has posted an offensive efficiency of at least 100 in each game during its current 8-game winning streak. The Tar Heels are 1-5 in games when their offensive efficiency is below 100 this season.
*Duke's Jabari Parker was held without a touch for more than five minutes in the second half (7:55-2:44). Parker was held to four paint points in the second half.
*Duke outscored North Carolina 18-3 in points off turnovers in the first half to take a seven-point halftime lead. The Tar Heels did not allow a single point off a turnover in the second half.- North Carolina outscored Duke 10-6 on second-chance points in the second half as the Blue Devils went 19:23 without a second-chance field goal after halftime.
* UNC is the first team to beat each of the AP's preseason top 4 teams since the AP first released a preseason poll prior to the 1961-62 season.
T.J. Ford is joined by his former college coach Rick Barnes after he graduates from the University of Texas 15 years after he arrived on campus.
Former Longhorns star T.J. Ford has graduated 14 years after leading the Longhorns to the Final Four and turning pro.
Florida center John Egbunu is returning for his final year of eligibility, a major boost for a team that made the Elite Eight last season.