Duke Beats UNC in OT, Both Teams Join Together In a Moment of Silence for Dean Smith

David Astramskas, David AstramskasAbout the Author
Aka VincentDa & RedApples fka Expiredpineapples. My alter-ego is a digital-marketing guy in Houston. Won editing awards & created obsolete flash websites that have been featured in mags like Sports Illustrated. Studied film & women at FSU during the golden age of hip-hop. Collects records, laserdiscs, sports memorabilia & toys. Father of 2 daughters that are more athletic and popular on YouTube.

| February 19th, 2015 | 1,656 Views

“He might not have liked the result of the game, but I’m sure he liked the way both teams played.” said Coach Krzyzewski after Duke beat North Carolina in an OT thriller on Wednesday night.

Quinn Cook and Tyus Jones both had 22 and Jahlil Okafor had his 1oth double-double (12 poitns & 13 rebounds) of the season for the Blue Devils who took over in the final 2 minutes of regulation to erase a 9 point deficit.

J.P Tokoto had 15 points, 8 rebounds, 7 assists, 3 steals and 2 blocks for UNC.

“It’s tough for this game to always live up to the hype,” Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski said. “But I think tonight’s game exceeded it.”

bil-ok
(Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

bil-unc-duke
(Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

bil-dean

(Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

 




Tags:



Back to Top ↑