Duke (13-2, 3-1 ACC) triumphed over another in-state rival on Wednesday when it took down Wake Forest for a 76-64 road victory. This was a tight game for a good chunk of the first half before the Blue Devils were able to gain the upperhand and never looked back. Paolo Banchero led with 24 points and five rebounds. AJ Griffin followed him 22 points and four rebounds.
NC State (9-8. 2-4 ACC) is having a rough time in conference play but was able to pick up an easy 79-63 road victory at Louisville on Wednesday. The Wolfpack charged up offensively in the back half of the first half and cruised to the win. Terquavion Smith buried six threes in the game and led with 24 points and five rebounds. Jericole Hellems shot five threes and ended up with 19 points and six rebounds.
How to watch NC State vs. Duke
Spread: Duke -14
Duke is 8-5-2 against the spread this season while NC State is 5-12. The Blue Devils should be able to rack up a huge a victory at Cameron Indoor Stadium on Saturday.
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