Setting the Scene
Date: Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017
Time: 4 p.m.
Location: Watsco Center | Coral Gables, Fla.
RV Miami Hurricanes (19-8, 9-6 ACC)
Head Coach: Jim Larrañaga
Record at Miami: 137-65, sixth season
ACC Record at Miami: 63-40
Career Record: 607-399, 33rd season
10/11 Duke Blue Devils (22-6, 10-5 ACC)
Head Coach: Mike Krzyzewski
Record at Duke: 992-268, 37th season
Career Record: 1,065-327, 42nd season
TV: CBS - Ian Eagle, Bill Raftery, Grant Hill
Radio: 560 WQAM, Sirius 81, XM 81, Internet 81 - Joe Zagacki
1040 Actualidad - Pepe “Chamby” Campos, Jose Martinez & Daniel Ramirez
Compass Media Network - Gregg Daniels, Rick Mahorn
Online: CBSSports.com - http://cbsprt.co/2lH0WvF
Since rebirth in 1985-86: 5-18
Under Coach Larrañaga: 4-3
Coach L all-time vs. Duke: 4-4
Current streak: Duke won 1.
Last matchup: Jan. 21, 2017. No. 18 Duke def. Miami 70-58
Last Miami win: Jan. 25, 2016. No. 15/16 Miami def. No. 24/20 Duke 80-69.
Prior to the Game
Miami will honor seniors Davon Reed and Kamari Murphy at 3:45 p.m., prior to the 4 p.m. tip.
The Series - Miami vs. Duke
Coach L is 4-3 against Duke during his tenure as head coach at Miami. Prior to his arrival, the Canes were 2-15 against the Blue Devils.
Since Coach L took over at Miami in 2011, the Hurricanes have two wins at Cameron Indoor Stadium. Only UM and UNC (also two wins at Duke) can claim more than one win at Cameron Indoor during that time.
Davon Reed scored 14 points on 6-of-10 shooting in last season’s 80-69 win over Duke. Ja’Quan Newton had 15 points, five rebounds and five assists in last year’s win vs. Duke. That was the first time in his career he had 10+ points and at least five assists and five rebounds.
Miami’s 96 points in its 96-95 win over Duke in 2008 are the most points the Canes have ever scored in an ACC game.