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Duke vs. UNC: Live updates, results and highlights from historic rivalry | NCAA Basketball

Tobacco Road bragging rights, ACC titles hopes and NCAA seeding ramifications are all on the line in the 250th meeting between Duke and North Carolina.

A UNC win ensures the Tar Heels of a least a share of the ACC crown with Virginia, while a loss to Duke could give a piece of the crown to the Blue Devils — should Virginia trip up against Louisville.

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The season’s first matchup was filled with drama as Duke’s Zion Williamson suffered a knee injury when his shoe gave out fewer than 40 seconds into the game. North Carolina coasted to an easy 88-72 victory at Cameron Indoor Stadium. Blue Devil coach Mike Krzyzewski confirmed Saturday morning that Zion would miss his fifth straight game but should be ready for the ACC Tournament.

More: How to watch Duke vs. UNC

Sporting News is tracking live updates and highlights from the Dean Smith Center as No.3 UNC (25-5) hosts No. 4 Duke (26-4) in the final game of the regular season. Follow along below.

Duke vs. UNC results: Score, highlights

Tipoff is set for 6 p.m. All times Eastern.

5:55 p.m.: North Carolina is ready for a piece of the ACC title.


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