Duke is no stranger to this situation: Facing an underdog with canny touch from 3-point range, one that's racing downcourt in the closing seconds, scrambling for one last shot at some NCAA tournament magic.
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) - Kansas State's Jacob Pullen won the individual matchup of marquee point guards, scoring anywhere and everywhere while Wisconsin's Jordan Taylor clanged one shot after another.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Big East finally found a way to get a team into the round of 16 - by beating up on itself.
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) - Jordan Taylor couldn't hit a thing, missing open shots and contested ones from just about everywhere on the court.
TULSA, Okla. (AP) - Bruce Weber once held a mock funeral to lay Bill Self's memory to rest once and for all at Illinois.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Duke guard Nolan Smith played a role in propelling his Hall of Fame coach past a handful of career milestones.
WASHINGTON (AP) - With plenty of help from Pittsburgh, Butler found another way to pull off a stunning upset in the NCAA tournament.
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) - One last burst of magnificent athleticism finally did it for San Diego State.
DENVER (AP) - Richmond plays the role of favorite pretty well, too.
CHICAGO (AP) - Notre Dame is deep, with the Big East player of the year and three others averaging in double figures.
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - Florida's smallest player carried the team to its biggest win of the season.
CHICAGO (AP) - That fan who taunted Ben Hansbrough by yelling, "Tyler's better!" during Notre Dame's second-round win won't get any argument from the Big East player of the year.
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - It didn't take Brandon Knight long to build an impressive resume in the NCAA tournament.
Chris Wright and Austin Freeman stared straight ahead, hurt and sadness etched across their faces.