4.Duke,(18-3), lost at 2.Virginia,(20-1), 65-63 in Durham,North Carolina.This shows that Virginia is a legitimate “Final Four” threat.Virginia’s defense is the best in the country and that’s why they beat the Blue Devils.
In other ACC news,10.North Carolina lost their second straight game to NC State in OT.
In the SEC-Big 12 Challenge,Alabama beat 12.Oklahoma,Arkansas beat Oklahoma State,5.Kansas beat Texas A&M,Florida beat Baylor,14.Texas Tech beat South Carolina,Tennessee beat Iowa State,and Kentucky beat 7.West Virginia.The SEC won the challenge.Most notably,two of the nations’ top point guards,Collin Sexton and Trae Young,and Sexton and Tide held Oklahoma’s star to just seventeen points.Kentucky came back from a seventeen point deficit to defeat 7.West Virginia,83-76.Kentucky Forward Kevin Knox had a career night,propelling the ‘Cats to a victory.
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This win should really help Hogs come March Madness selection time.