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2017 Schedule
28-9, 5th in ACC
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Bilas remembers Coach K's motivational ploy (2:12)

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Who saw this coming for the ACC? The conference had nine teams at the start of the NCAA tournament and has one in the Sweet 16. Among Tournament Challenge brackets, three ACC teams were each picked to reach the Sweet 16 on at least 45 percent of entries. Before the tournament, ESPN.com/BPI projected a 1.5 percent chance that the ACC would have at most one team in the Sweet 16.

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Duke announces that sophomore forward Chase Jeter will transfer. Former five-star prospect.

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On this date: Laettner's OT buzzer-beater sends Duke to Final Four (0:28)

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Of the six teams with the highest percentage chance to win the title entering the NCAA tournament, only three remain: Gonzaga, North Carolina and Kansas.

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The South Carolina-Duke upset as told by action figures (0:29)

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Of the seven teams that have defeated Mike Krzyzewski in the NCAA tournament seeded at least five spots lower, only No. 10-seed Providence won its next game, defeating No. 14-seed Chattanooga in 1997.

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North Carolina will appear in the Sweet 16 for the 28th time this season, the most of any school. Duke and Kentucky have each appeared 25 times, and Kansas, 22.

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4dDana O'Neil

From Hill to Laettner, 25 years later

Christian Laettner's '92 game-winner to beat Kentucky, in arguably the greatest college game of all time, is impossible to forget. There's never been a more clutch shot in NCAA tournament history. All these years later, an oral history with all involved.

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Martin reflects on 'powerful moment for our state' (1:30)
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FiveThirtyEight: How the Villanova and Duke losses shook the bracket (1:43)

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According to ESPN's BPI, three of the top six national title contenders lost in the first weekend of the NCAA tournament.

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5dC.L. Brown

How did it all go wrong for Duke?

It seemed that Duke's fortunes had finally changed. Then came South Carolina. Here's a timeline of the events that derailed a once-promising season for the Blue Devils.

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Vitale on Duke's season, NCAA tourney exit

ESPN CBB analyst Dick Vitale covers Duke's season, the Blue Devils' NCAA tournament exit, whether the ACC was overrated this season, officiating in the sport and Indiana's coach search.

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5dJeff Goodman

ACC proves it was overrated

All season the ACC was widely considered the best league in the nation. It got nine teams into the NCAA tournament. Well, eight of them are gone now. So what does that tell you?

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Harry Giles on Duke loss: 'We gave it our all' (1:36)
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Kennard calls Duke's season 'successful' (1:56)
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Martin proud of resilient Gamecocks (3:57)

Team Stats

Points Per Game80.827th
Rebounds Per Game36.2145th
Assists Per Game13.1Tied-204th
Points Allowed70.2119th

Tournament History

Final Fours16
Tournament Record107-35
Championship Seasons1991, 1992, 2001, 2010, 2015
Tournament Appearances40