Preseason NIT - East Carolina vs Duke Wrap - Duke Wins 83-74
|Preseason NIT - East Carolina vs Duke Wrap - Duke Wins 83-74|
East Carolina was burned for 30 points by Rodney Hood on Tuesday as Duke picked up an 83-74 win at Cameron Indoor Stadium.
Duke earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 23.5-point spread.
Jabari Parker had 21 points for Duke and Quinn Cook chipped in with 14 points. Quinn Cook had 10 assists for them, while Jabari Parker was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.
East Carolina got a 15-point performance from Prince Williams, who was supported by 13 points from Akeem Richmond. Prince Williams had 6 assists in a losing cause for East Carolina, while Paris Roberts-Campbell grabbed 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Duke were victorious, as the score was 43-32 at the break.
East Carolina won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 37-34.