The Orange won and the Blue Devils lost. But 15 years from now, when folks are talking about this Saturday night at the Carrier Dome, the outcome will be less important than the 45 minutes of fun basketball a record crowd enjoyed.
Duke's glaring weakness is its lack of interior consistency. But will that keep the Blue Devils from reaching the Final Four?
CBSSports.com and CBS Sports Network's Jon Rothstein sits down with Coach K, who has the Blue Devils out to a 5-1 start ahead of Wednesday night's matchup with Alabama.
Jon Rothstein offers up his thoughts on the action of the week to date, and the games his antennae will be up for this weekend.
Even the most talented teams have question marks -- Jeff Borzello and Doug Gottlieb go through each of the title contenders and express their concerns.
There are several loaded frontcourts across the landscape, but which is the best? Kentucky and Kansas both make a great argument.
Ohio State guard Aaron Craft is among college basketball's most important 'glue guys' heading into the 2013-14 season.
The NC State coach knows he'll have a challenge next year, but he's also putting the Duke Blue Devils on the highest pedestal by calling them the best team in the country.
Duke will need Marshall Plumlee healthy next season, as the Blue Devils lack inside depth.
Just another game. Try telling that to anyone involved in the rivalry. North Carolina came in unranked and on the proverbial NCAA bubble, but the Tar Heels gave Duke everything it could handle on its home floor. The Blue Devils came out on top, but desperately miss senior Ryan Kelly.

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