College Basketball Predictions: Duke vs. Georgia Tech 2/11/18

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The last time the Blue Devils played, they were topped by the No. 21 North Carolina Tar Heels, 82-78.

The injury didn't prove major, however, and Bagley did not miss any games. Brown had nine assists. The Atlanta native is averaging 14.3 points and 9.4 rebounds per game this season, and he'll of course be playing back home with Sunday's contest taking place at Georgia Tech. The Blue Devils now rank 36th in effective field goal percentage allowed (0.471), while Georgia Tech is 316th in effective field goal percentage (0.475).

Bagley will not play Sunday against Georgia Tech due to what the team called "a mild knee sprain". "The injury was sustained in the first half on Thursday at North Carolina", Duke announced on Twitter.

Duke and Georgia Tech are set to tip off at 6 p.m. E.T. The game will be televised on ESPN. Georgia Tech had to resort to deep perimeter possessions on most possessions and didn't make many of them until the final minutes.

But the Blue Devils faltered in the final 10 minutes, giving up several transition buckets and second-chance putbacks, as Krzyzewski used two timeouts in the middle of a 15-2 Yellow Jacket run that trimmed Duke's lead to 12 with seven minutes left.

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The Blue Devils are 6-2-1 ATS in their last 9 games following a ATS loss and 10-4-1 ATS in their last 15 road games.

It's the second time Bagley has been banged up this season. The Blue Devils had a much better effective field goal percentage (0.671 vs. 0.365) and had a much better offensive rebounding percentage (50.0 vs. 30.4). Okogie has scored 20 or more points in four of his past five games.

No. 7 SC 64, UF 57: Aja Wilson scored 22 as the host Gamecocks (20-5, 9-3 SEC) overcame a 10-point deficit. He helped hold the Yellow Jackets to 26 points in the first half and shoot just 33.3 percent for the game, including 7 of 27 on 3-pointers.

The Blue Devils rank 13th in blocks per game (5.4) while the Yellow Jackets rank 90th in blocks allowed per game (3.2).

Allen hit a runner in the paint and then a 3-pointer as Duke scored the first 9 points of the game.

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