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Duke Baseball Faces Charlotte on Tuesday
Courtesy: Duke Sports Information
Release: 04/23/2012
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DURHAM, N.C. - The Duke baseball team will hit the road to take on UNC Charlotte on Tuesday at 6 p.m. at Robert and Mariam Hayes Stadium. will have exclusive live video coverage of Tuesday's game.

About Duke
Duke enters the week with a 15-26 record. The Blue Devils went 1-3 last week, dropping an 8-4 decision to Davidson on Tuesday. Duke then won one of three games against No. 25 Virginia over the weekend.

Duke is 8-9 on the road this season.

About Charlotte
Charlotte enters the week with a 17-21 record. The 49ers went 1-1 last week, splitting its Atlantic 10 series with Saint Joseph's over the weekend.

Charlotte is 11-12 at home this year.

Starting Pitchers
Duke: RHP Andrew Istler (2-3, 4.81 ERA)
Charlotte: RHP Tyler Barnette (1-2, 4.32 ERA)

Series History
Duke is 3-1 all-time against Charlotte. The Blue Devils defeated the 49ers 4-1 on March 16 in Durham last season. Before last year's meeting, the two teams hadn't played each other since 1987.  

A Look Ahead
Duke (15-26, 7-14 ACC) will face N.C. State (26-12, 13-8 ACC) in Raleigh this weekend at Doak Field. Friday's series-opener is set for a 6:30 p.m. start, Saturday's game will begin at 6:30 p.m. and Sunday's series finale will be at 1 p.m.