7:39 PM ET, March 21, 2002
Rupp Arena, Lexington, Kentucky
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) -- Duke won't go back-to-back again. Indiana is back, plain and simple. And Jason Williams' college career ends on a sour note.
Indiana spotted Duke to a 17-point lead but battled back behind super soph Jared Jeffries, who was sensational. His versatility was incredible -- Jeffries scored 24 points and grabbed 15 rebounds (nine on the offensive glass). Indiana's Jarrad Odle was also tough inside, scoring 15 points (7-of-9 from the field).
Duke, the No. 1 seed in the South Region and No. 1 in the polls, had a problem all season on the interior. It showed in this game. more ...
Duke ran into a brick wall against feisty Indiana.
Of the nearly 1 million Tournament Challenge brackets filled out by ESPN.com users, here are the percentage of entries picking each South team to reach the Elite Eight and Final Four. (Duke was highest percentage of any tournament team each case):
Kent State: 3.93%
Kent State: 0.11%
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