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2017 ACC Tournament: Game Thread - Notre Dame vs. Duke

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Let’s have a conversation while we watch the Irish take on the Blue Devils.

NCAA Basketball: Duke at Notre Dame Matt Cashore-USA TODAY Sports

The Notre Dame Fighting Irish will take on the Duke Blue Devils for the 2017 ACC Championship and look to avenge an 84-74 loss in January at Purcell Pavilion.

When, Where, and How To Watch

When: Saturday, March 11, 2017, 9 p.m. ET

Where: Barclays Center, Brooklyn, NY

How to Watch: ESPN or WatchESPN (ESPN broadcast and Above the Rim broadcast)

Game Notes

  • Duke leads the all-time series 21-7
  • Since joining the ACC, Notre Dame is 5-2 against the Blue Devils, including a 2-0 mark in the ACC Tournament
  • Mike Brey is 5-3 all-time vs. Coach K and Duke. He’s the only former Coach K assistant to beat Duke. Duke is 22-5 all-time vs. former Coach K assistants
  • Notre Dame is now 7-1 all-time at the Barclays Center, including a 4-0 mark this season.
  • The Irish will attempt to win their second championship in the Barclays Center this season. The took home the Legends Classic title back in November
  • The Irish will also look to win their second ACC Tournament title in three seasons. The Irish won back in 2015 in Greensboro, NC
  • Since the start of the 2014-15 season, Notre Dame is 15-4 against schools from the state of North Carolina
  • Bonzie Colson is averaging 15.5 PPG and 7.3 RPG in six career games vs. Duke
  • VegasInsider.com has Notre Dame as the favorite at -2
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