DURHAM, N.C. - Quinn Cook had 24 points and nine assists to help No. 10 Duke beat No. 22 Michigan 79-69 on
Tuesday night in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge.
Freshman Jabari Parker added 15 points to help the Blue Devils (7-2) regroup from last
week's loss to Arizona by grinding out a tough win against the Wolverines. Duke
didn't shoot the ball well early but frustrated Michigan's offense, turning away
every spurt and keeping the Wolverines (5-3) at arm's length much of the
Andre Dawkins came in midway through the second half and hit two straight
3-pointers to finally start Duke's clinching run, helping the Blue Devils to
improve to 13-2 all-time in the Challenge - by far the best record for a team in
either conference - including 6-0 at famously hostile Cameron Indoor
Caris LeVert matched his career-high with 24 points for
Michigan, though leading scorer Nik Stauskas struggled all game.
Rodney Hood added 14 points for the Blue Devils, while Mitch McGary finished with
15 points and 14 rebounds for Michigan.