Blue Devils vs Tar Heels College Basketball Propositions
Duke and North Carolina are the ESPN college basketball feature event on Wednesday night. The rivalry game is scheduled to tipoff at 9 p.m. ET. The league affair is the first of the two regular season matchups between these two ACC schools.
It isn’t breaking news that Duke has been dominant so far this season. The Blue Devils come into the contest with a 23-2 record and sit atop the ACC standings, owning a 10-1 record in conference play. UNC was inconsistent in non-conference play but are a solid 20-5 overall and are 10-2 in ACC play.
The two state rivals have alternated wins over the past seven matchups, UNC winning the most recent event, taking down Duke last Mar. 9 in the ACC tournament by a 74-69 final score.
Duke is averaging 86.4 points per game and has an average margin of victory of 20.3 ppg. UNC sports an 87.5 points per game average on the season with a 14.2 point per game margin of victory across their 25 contests this season.
The books have made Duke an eight-and-one-half-point CBB Odds favorite in the contest.
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