5:30 PM ET, February 15, 2009
Silvio O. Conte Forum, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts
BOSTON -- Boston College shocked another one of the top Atlantic Coast Conference teams.Reggie Jackson broke the game's final tie with a drive with 47.2 seconds left and the Eagles scored the final six points in an 80-74 victory over Duke (No. 5 ESPN/USA Today, No. 6 AP) on Sunday, their first win over the Blue Devils in 24 years.
• The Eagles defeated the Blue Devils for the first time in ACC play, ending an eight-game losing streak vs. Duke.
• Duke has lost consecutive games for the first time since last February, helping Boston College snap its two-game losing streak.
• Tyrese Rice led BC with 21 points and became the seventh player in school history to score 2,000 career points.
• Kyle Singler led Duke in scoring with a season-high 25.
-- ESPN research
Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||29-68 (.426)||30-51 (.588)|
|3P Made-Attempted||3-16 (.188)||8-18 (.444)|
|FT Made-Attempted||13-16 (.813)||12-17 (.706)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||19 (0/0)||19 (0/0)|
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Atlantic Coast Conference Standings
|TEAM||CONF W-L||TOTAL W-L|
|#3 North Carolina||13-3||28-4|
|#8 Wake Forest||11-5||24-6|
|#25 Florida State||10-6||25-9|
|North Carolina State||6-10||16-14|
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