Duke Defeats Miami 79-76 - Recap
Miami was burned for 36 points by Ryan Kelly on Saturday as Duke picked up a 79-76 win at Cameron Indoor Stadium.
Duke did not, however, defeat Miami against the spread, which closed at 7.5 at most sportsbooks.
Duke got 15 points from Quinn Cook and another 12 points from Mason Plumlee. Quinn Cook contributed 5 assists, while Ryan Kelly cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Miami got 25 points from Shane Larkin in a losing cause and another 17 points from Kenny Kadji. Shane Larkin contributed 4 assists for them, while Kenny Kadji had 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Miami were victorious, as the score was 36-34 at the break.
Miami had a 40-27 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.