2019 ScheduleAll times ET

2019 Schedule
21-5, 1st in ACC
Zion in pain after shoe comes apart (0:43)
Johnson, Maye take control after Zion's injury (2:01)
Johnson's and-1 layup all but finishes off Duke (0:30)
Robinson lofts it up for Brooks' layup (0:25)
Woods strolls through for finger roll (0:23)
UNC builds halftime lead after Zion exits (1:53)
UNC's quick pace leads to White's lay-in (0:25)
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1dRyan McGee

Zion injury a 'mild knee sprain,' Coach K says

Duke's Zion Williamson made an early exit from Wednesday's rivalry game after suffering a "mild" right knee sprain when his left Nike basketball shoe blew out.

UNC closes out 1st half with a transition dunk (0:44)

Ryan McGee ESPN Senior Writer 

Duke makes it official. Zion Willamson won't return. Knee.

Zion leaves game vs. UNC with knee injury (0:45)
Woods lobs it up to Brooks for alley-oop slam (0:24)

Ryan McGee ESPN Senior Writer 

The blown out Nikes that Zion Willliamson left under the Duke bench have vanished. I'm assuming back to Michael Jordan's secret lab.

Ryan McGee ESPN Senior Writer 

The already infamous shoes of Zion Williamson are in purgatory under the Duke bench.

Johnson slips through for easy dunk (0:26)

Ryan McGee ESPN Senior Writer 

Zion Williamson left the court, shoeless, just a few minutes into the game and hasn't returned. He received a point of encouragement from Barack Obama, who is seated along the baseline near the Blue Devils bench.

White swats Jones' shot away (0:21)

Ryan McGee ESPN Senior Writer 

Zion Williamson leaves the court after 40 seconds, limping. It got very quiet in Cameron.

President Obama greets fans at UNC-Duke game (0:17)

Ryan McGee ESPN Senior Writer 


Ryan McGee ESPN Senior Writer 

There's a special guest coming tonight. This Duke student is prepared.

Marty Smith visits Krzyzewskiville: The spot for UNC-Duke tickets (3:02)

Ryan McGee ESPN Senior Writer 

Sources tell me that these two universities have a bit of a rivalry or something.

Team Stats

Points Per Game87.5
Rebounds Per Game42.7
Assists Per Game19.7
Points Allowed73.2226th

Tournament History

Final Fours20
Tournament Record123-45
Championship Seasons1957, 1982, 1993, 2005, 2009, 2017
Tournament Appearances48