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2019 Schedule
29-5, 3rd in ACC
The best dunks from Zion Williamson and Ja Morant (1:07)

Dan Murphy ESPN Staff Writer 

North Dakota State's Tyson Ward says he's "absolutely" looking forward to playing top-seeded Duke on Friday night. :You always want to play the best. So chalk it up, and we'll see what happens." Bison coach Dave Richman said he's telling his guys to "stay in the moment and enjoy it. And smile."

Who has the best hair in the NCAA tournament? (2:05)
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Duke back on top; ACC is 1-2-3 in final Top 25

Duke is back on top, followed by Virginia and North Carolina, to give the Atlantic Coast Conference a 1-2-3 showing in the final AP Top 25 poll this season.

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Duke heaviest favorite since 2014-15 Kentucky

Duke is the heaviest favorite entering the NCAA tournament since the 2014-15 Kentucky Wildcats, who arrived at the Big Dance undefeated but lost in the Final Four.

A remarkable year in Durham may have an unremarkable end (0:51)
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Why you should care about March Madness

ESPN's Jeff Borzello, comedian Scott Kerman and Mike Miller from the Double Clutch podcast get you and hosts Jamie Laing and Rachel Stringer in the know about March Madness.

Zion: Duke keeping 'game-by-game' mentality heading into tourney (0:45)
Who will be taking home the national title? (4:47)
LeBron has 'a lot' of advice for Zion (0:15)

Paul Sabin ESPN Analytics 

Who's going to cut down the nets on April 8th? Virginia 32% Gonzaga 23% Duke 15% Full round-by-round projections at espn.com/bpi

Duke gets No. 1 overall seed (3:16)

Paul Sabin ESPN Analytics 

The No. 1 overall seed is less settled this year than most. According to espn.com/bpi , Virginia is the favorite to be No. 1 overall at 61% while Duke is second at 25%.

Zion thanks his mom for her constant support (1:30)
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MVP Zion leads Duke to ACC title after absence

After sitting out five games with an injured knee, Zion Williamson made his return felt in a big way, leading Duke to the ACC tournament title and earning MVP honors.

SportsCenter: Zion leads Duke to ACC title, Russ struggles against Warriors

Michael Eaves discusses Russell Westbrook's rough night against the Dubs, Zion's performance for Duke, and he also talks about other action in both college basketball and the NBA.

Duke celebrates ACC Championship after beating Florida State (0:45)

Team Stats

Points Per Game83.5
Rebounds Per Game41.8
Assists Per Game15.9
Points Allowed67.669th

Tournament History

Final Fours16
Tournament Record108-36
Championship Seasons1991, 1992, 2001, 2010, 2015
Tournament Appearances41