Everything you need to know about the Duke vs. VCU online live stream and TV broadcast, as well as game notes and prediction.
The defending champion Duke Blue Devils are ranked No. 5 and coming off a frustrating loss to Kentucky.
Mike Krzyzewski has some talented young guns running the floor in freshmen Derryck Thornton, Brandon Ingram, Luke Kennard and Chase Jeter. He also has Grayson Allen in the backcourt, who should be hungry to prove his off-game against the Wildcats was no more than a fluke.
Virginia Commonwealth is looking for an upset win against the Blue Devils to remain unbeaten in Will Wade’s first season as head coach of the Rams, who are ranked No. 10 in the nation with 30 steals. To have a shot, VCU will need to force quite a few turnovers.
Below is everything you need to know about the game, including the Duke vs. VCU online live stream, TV broadcast information, game notes and prediction.
Duke vs. VCU Online Live Stream, Game Broadcast Information
- Venue: Madison Square Garden, New York, N.Y.
- Date: Friday, November 20
- Tipoff Time: 7:30 p.m. ET
- National TV: Watch ESPN
- Duke vs. VCU Online Live Stream: WATCH ESPN, Duke Radio Live Stream
Duke is going to come out hungry for a win after losing to Kentucky the other night. Allen is going to be determined to bounce back from an off night, and the Blue Devils will protect the ball. Amile Jefferson and Plumlee will gobble up rebounds, and Lewis’s scoring won’t be enough to keep VCU in the game toward the end.
For the score prediction, check out our Duke vs. VCU game preview.
- Duke won the 2008 2K Classic with a 71-56 win over Michigan in the championship game. Kyle Singler was named tournament MVP.
- Matt Jones leads Duke with a 158.4 offensive rating. In the team’s last two games, Jones has averaged 17.5 points, shooting .600 (12-of-20) from the fl oor and .667 (8-of-12) from deep.
- Amile Jefferson needs fi ve offensive boards to tie Carlos Boozer for 10th on Duke’s career chart (260).
- VCU beat Duke 79-77 in the 2007 NCAA tournament. Duke won 67-58 in the Battle 4 Atlantis tournament in 2012. Coach K is 1-1 vs. VCU.