No. 1 Duke es­capes FSU after Red­dish 3-pointer

Belleville News-Democrat (Sunday) - - Sports -

Cam Red­dish hit a 3pointer with 0.8 sec­onds left, and No. 1 Duke over­came the loss of Zion Wil­liamson to beat No. 13 Flor­ida State 80-78 on Satur­day in Tallahassee, Fla.

Duke (14-1, 3-0 ACC) played the sec­ond half with­out Wil­liamson, who left the game after get­ting poked in the eye late in the first half. He didn’t re­turn and had 11 points and eight re­bounds in 17 min­utes. RJ Bar­rett scored 32 points for the Blue Devils on 10-of-19 shoot­ing, and Red­dish had 23.

Mfiondu Kaben­gele came off the bench to record his third ca­reer dou­ble-dou­ble for Flor­ida State (13-3, 1-2).

High­lights

No. 4 Vir­ginia 63, Clem­son 43: Kyle Guy had 13 points, De’An­dre Hunter scored 12 and the Cava­liers (3-0 ACC) im­proved to 15-0 over­all by cruis­ing past the Tigers (10-6, 0-3) in Clem­son, S.C. No. 7 Kansas 73, Bay­lor

68: Lager­ald Vick scored 18 points with six 3-point­ers on his 22nd birth­day, and the Jay­hawks (14-2, 3-1 Big 12) held off a late rally from the Bears (9-6, 1-2) in Waco, Texas. No. 8 Texas Tech 68, Texas 62: Matt Mooney scored 22 points to lead the Red Raiders (15-1, 4-0 Big 12) past the Longhorns

(10-6, 2-2) in their first win in Austin since 1996. No. 11 Auburn 93, Ge­or­gia 78: Jared Harper had 22 points and seven as­sists while he and the Tigers (12-3, 1-1 SEC) re­bounded from a rough prior out­ing to hold off the Bull­dogs (9-6, 1-2) in Auburn, Ala. Louisville 83, No. 12 N.

Carolina 62: Steven Enoch (17 points, 11 re­bounds) and Dwayne Sut­ton (17 points, 10 re­bounds) and the Car­di­nals (11-5, 2-1 ACC) routed the Tar Heels (12-4, 2-1) for UNC’s worst home loss un­der coach Roy Wil­liams.

No­table

Bay­lor: For­ward Tris­tan Clark, the na­tional leader in field-goal per­cent­age ( 74 per­cent), will miss the rest of the sea­son after knee surgery.

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