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The Duke Blue Devils will begin their quest for a national title in the first of 16 games on Friday’s slate in the Round of 64 for this year’s NCAA Tournament. They come in still licking their wounds from a disappointing 83-74 loss to Maryland as 10-point favorites in last week’s ACC Tournament.
Even though the game really isn’t going to ultimately mean all that much to either team, the Duke Blue Devils and the North Carolina Tar Heels still always put on a show when they get on the court together. Saturday night will be no exception in this clash on Tobacco Road to beat the NCAA basketball betting lines.
First place in the ACC and likely the top seed in the upcoming ACC Tournament are going to be on the line on Saturday in the biggest college basketball betting battle of the day, as the Miami Hurricanes look for the season sweep of the Duke Blue Devils.
The Indiana Hoosiers are the best team in college basketball. They currently hold the No. 1 ranking in the top 25 college basketball polls and essentially a two game lead in the Big Ten Conference.
The Duke Blue Devils escaped a strong effort from North Carolina earlier this week at home. Now, they must travel to take on another team that they don’t like one bit. The Maryland Terrapins always seem to give Duke their best effort. Maryland started the year on a roll, but they have been cold of late. Can they make it difficult on the Blue Devils on Saturday in front of their fans in College Park?
Every week here at Bang The Book.com we will break down the top-five college basketball teams in the country. Week in and week out there are monster upsets that are changing the landscape of the college basketball world heading into March Madness. In fact the No. 1 team has lost for five weeks in a row.
Every week at Bang the Book.com we will break down the teams we believe are at the top of the college basketball world. Then we will break down the rankings and rate the teams based on recent performance and take a look at what lies ahead as March Madness approaches.
Duke only has two straight-up losses on the season, but last Wednesday’s 90-63 blow-out at the hands of No.14 Miami as a 2.5-point road favorite had to raise some eyebrows concerning the overall state of this team. The Blue Devils responded by hammering a decent Maryland team 84-64 as 12-point favorites at home this past Saturday. They are now 17-2 straight-up on the year and 11-8 against the spread. The total has gone OVER in their last four games.
First place in the ACC is going to be on the line on Wednesday night in college basketball betting action, as the Miami Hurricanes play host to the Duke Blue Devils at the Bank Atlantic Center in South Beach.
A pair of high flying teams from the ACC are going to meet on Saturday afternoon in NCAA basketball betting action, as the Duke Blue Devils pay a visit to the NC State Wolfpack.