7:00 PM ET, January 13, 2010
Cameron Indoor Stadium, Durham, North Carolina
DURHAM, N.C. -- This time, Duke (No. 7 ESPN/USA Today, No. 8 AP) figured out a way to win without its trusty long-range shot.Nolan Smith scored 24 points to help the Blue Devils pull away in the second half and beat Boston College 79-59 on Wednesday night, helping Duke regroup from a weekend loss at Georgia Tech.
• Duke earned its 36th straight win at home vs. an unranked opponent as the Blue Devils earned a 20-point victory over Boston College.
• The 20-point win was the largest for the Blue Devils against Boston College since the Eagles joined the ACC.
• Duke has won 12 straight and 41 of 43 home games overall.
• Duke is 10-2 all-time vs. Boston College and 5-0 all-time at Cameron Indoor.
-- ESPN Stats & Information
Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||21-48 (.438)||28-60 (.467)|
|3P Made-Attempted||1-10 (.100)||1-12 (.083)|
|FT Made-Attempted||16-26 (.615)||22-27 (.815)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||21 (0/0)||21 (0/0)|