3:00 PM ET, February 5, 2012
Cameron Indoor Stadium, Durham, North Carolina
DURHAM, N.C. -- Leave it to the biggest player on Miami's roster to put the Hurricanes on his back and carry them to their most impressive victory in quite a while.Reggie Johnson -- all 6-foot-10 and 284 pounds of him -- scored five of his career-high 27 points in overtime of Miami's 78-74 upset of Duke (No. 5 ESPN/USA Today, No. 7 AP) on Sunday.
Dancing with the Blue Devils
Duke has only lost six home games to unranked opponents since the start of the 1996-97 season, but the Blue Devils have now dropped two of their last three. The last time Duke lost to two unranked opponents at home in the same year, the Blue Devils lost to VCU in the first round of the NCAA tournament and finished the season unranked.
Duke Seasons with Two Home Losses
to Unranked Opponents
|NCAA tournament||L, 1st Round||?|
|-- ESPN Stats & Information|
Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||28-67 (.418)||26-68 (.382)|
|3P Made-Attempted||7-23 (.304)||9-31 (.290)|
|FT Made-Attempted||15-25 (.600)||13-22 (.591)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||19 (0/0)||22 (0/0)|
|» Feb 5, 2012||MIA 78, @DUKE 74||Recap|
Next 5 Games
ACC Conference Standings
|TEAM||CONF W-L||TOTAL W-L|
|#6 North Carolina||14-2||29-5|
|#24 Florida State||12-4||24-9|
|North Carolina State||9-7||22-12|
|View expanded standings »|
Duke has only lost 6 home games against unranked opponents since the start of the 1996-97 season but has now dropped 2 of its last 3. The last time Duke lost to two unranked opponents at Cameroon Indoor Stadium, the Blue Devils lost to VCU in the 1st round of the NCAA Tournament and finished the season unranked.
ESPN Stats & Information