Battle 4 Atlantis - Virginia Commonwealth vs Duke Recap - Duke Wins 67-58
Duke got 17 points from Mason Plumlee en route to a 67-58 victory over Virginia Commonwealth on Friday at Atlantis Resort.
Bettors who backed Duke were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 6.5 at sportsbooks.
Seth Curry had 15 points for Duke and Rasheed Sulaimon chipped in with 12 points. Quinn Cook had 9 assists for them, while Mason Plumlee was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
Virginia Commonwealth got 16 points from Treveon Graham in a losing cause and another 16 points from Juvonte Reddic. Darius Theus contributed 2 assists for them, while Juvonte Reddic had 13 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Duke were victorious, as the score was 29-28 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Virginia Commonwealth as they grabbed 41 boards, while Duke only had 34.