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Wednesday, November 24, 2010
Rapid Reaction: Duke 82, KSU 68

By Eamonn Brennan

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- So much for the coronation.

On a night that felt custom-tailored to officially, and finally, announce Kansas State's presence among college basketball's elite programs, bonafide members of that elite group -- the Duke Blue Devils; maybe you've heard of them -- were too talented, too composed and too ... Duke to lose. It was a thoroughly impressive performance in difficult conditions, and before the postgame press conference fun begins, here's a few quick thoughts from Duke's 82-68 win.