Duke Blue Devils's Grayson Allen made headlines earlier this season with a tripping incident against Elon, triggering a subsequent one-game suspension from coach Mike Krzyzewski. But over the last month or so, Allen has stayed out of the discussion. There haven't been any dust-ups or questionable
ACC Player of the Year front runner Luke Kennard was awesome again for Duke, scoring 23 points, while hauling in 7 rebounds and dishing out 5 assists against Syracuse. Kennard made huge plays down the stretch for the Blue Devils, but it was not enough, as the Orange prevailed, 78-75.
John Gillon had done it before, just not quite on such a grand stage. With Syracuse desperate for a signature victory in what has been a so-so season, Gillon hit a 3-pointer from the top of the key at the buzzer, and Syracuse upset No. 10 Duke 78-75 on Wednesday night in front of a raucous Carrier Dome