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6-11, 9th in Big Sky

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

California is down 19 at home to Portland State at halftime. Golden Bears already have home losses to UC Riverside and Central Arkansas, and a loss to Chaminade.

Butler's Wideman puts down 2-handed slam (0:28)
Duke escapes with victory over Portland State (1:07)

Myron Medcalf ESPN Staff Writer 

This lopsided score doesn't tell the full story about this game. Portland State showed up. Barrett Perry can build something here. And I won't be surprised if Portland State leaves the PK80 with a win.

Myron Medcalf ESPN Staff Writer 

Portland State's Deontae North was sitting near the scorers table, waiting to check in. Somehow, he drew his second technical of the game. That's just bizarre. Never seen anything like that.

Myron Medcalf ESPN Staff Writer 

Portland State's Deontae North hit with a technical foul after he appeared to throw a punch at Wendell Carter Jr. during a fight for a loose ball. Silly.

Myron Medcalf ESPN Staff Writer 

Duke is making it simple now. Using its size, length and athleticism to attack in the paint. Didn't do enough of that in the first half. Offensive rebounding rate is up to 41 percent right now.

Allen elevates for monster one-handed jam (0:36)

Myron Medcalf ESPN Staff Writer 

Well, it's real out here in Portland. Duke struggling to find and hit shots against this Portland State zone. Not very physical, either. On the other end, Portland State (46.2 percent from beyond the arc) is loving this Duke zone. Finding open looks. Duke was sloppy in the first half and now they're down.

Myron Medcalf ESPN Staff Writer 

No size. But they're flying all over the floor. Challenging a bigger team for rebounds. Attacking inside. Doesn't matter if Portland State wins this or not. Gained a lot of respect off this first-half effort.

Myron Medcalf ESPN Staff Writer 

Portland State entered this game shooting 43 percent from the 3-point line. The Vikings started 5-for-9 from beyond the arc in this game. Portland State fans are going wild for this surprising start.

Myron Medcalf ESPN Staff Writer 

In this tournament, Duke needs Tre Duval to play like a true point guard. Turnover on previous possession was just the result of him trying to force a pass into the post. Portland State starting strong. Duval has to be the guy who helps the Blue Devils play with more patience.

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601dJeff Goodman

16-team PK80 event honoring Knight unveiled

The PK80, a two-tournament event that will honor Nike co-founder Phil Knight, could feature a matchup between potential preseason No. 1 Michigan State and defending national champion North Carolina in one of the title games.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Only 10 job openings remain: Akron, Alabama A&M, Chattanooga, Coppin State, Florida A&M, Furman, Grambling, Georgetown, LIU-Brooklyn, Portland State.

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853dAndy Katz

UNC, Duke among 16 teams set for Nike tourney

Sixteen schools, including Duke, North Carolina and Michigan State, will participate in a Thanksgiving week event in Portland to honor Nike founder Phil Knight's 80th birthday.

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1324dJeff Goodman

Goodman: Regrading 2009 coaching hires

It's been six years since the coaching carousel took a spin in 2009, a class that included John Calipari, Josh Pastner and Sean Miller. How have all 32 hires panned out?

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1992dJonathan Reed

2013-14 Preview: Portland State Vikings

Jonathan Reed previews the 2013-14 season for Portland State. If the defense doesn't improve, it could be another long season.

2289dESPN.com staff

ESPN.com's Big Sky preview

Before we get to the Blue Ribbon team-by-team previews for the Big Sky, here is Eamonn Brennan's quick wind sprint through the league: Blue Ribbon ...

Team Stats

Points Per Game78.9
Rebounds Per Game42.7
Assists Per Game13.6
Points Allowed76.9294th

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Tournament History

Final Fours0
Tournament Record0-2
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances2