Was Duke's loss to Virginia significant?

Updated: March 1, 2013, 3:47 PM ET

Yet another top-five team has fallen to an unranked squad -- this time, it was No. 3 Duke's turn to suffer an upset. The Blue Devils lost 73-68 to the Virginia Cavaliers, which will likely knock them down a few spots in the rankings even if they beat No. 5 Miami on Saturday. Virginia, on the other hand, has to feel pretty good about itself -- it's not guaranteed to make the tournament, but a win over a team like Duke probably will put them over the top of the bubble.


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