They fell behind early to a barrage of scoring from Austin Rivers, but switched the defense up, putting Reggie Bullock on him instead of Harrison Barnes, and then clawed their way back. Duke was completely shut down for the
When North Carolina and Duke take to the floor tomorrow
The Present: North Carolina-Duke is already somewhat disappointing. They weren't supposed to meet this way. Before the season, the Tar Heels seemed to possess an edge over the rest of a talented field. More potential than Kentucky.
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — Austin Rivers never looked like a freshman in his first Duke-North Carolina rivalry game – including when he buried a shot that will live on in the lore of this fierce rivalry. Rivers hit a 3-pointer at the horn
"You could always feel the rivalry," said Ryan Kelly, who went to high school in Raleigh before choosing Duke's royal blue over North Carolina's powder. "All my classmates, everybody had their side, and they were willing to punch each other out for