March Madness - Albany vs Duke Wrap - Duke Wins 73-61
|March Madness - Albany vs Duke Wrap - Duke Wins 73-61|
Seth Curry went off for 26 points and added 6 rebounds leading Duke over Albany, 73-61, on Friday at Wells Fargo Center.
Duke did not, however, defeat Albany against the spread, which closed at 20 at most sportsbooks.
Duke got 23 points from Mason Plumlee and another 8 points from Ryan Kelly. Quinn Cook contributed 11 assists, while Mason Plumlee cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Albany got 15 points from Jacob Iati in a losing cause and another 13 points from Peter Hooley. Jacob Iati contributed 6 assists for them, while Peter Hooley had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Duke were victorious, as the score was 35-26 at the break.
Duke had a 28-26 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.