No. 3 Duke vs. No. 17 North Carolina
Monday, Feb. 10 l 7 p.m.
Durham, N.C. l Cameron Indoor Stadium
Setting the Scene
The fifth-ranked Duke women’s basketball team (22-2, 9-1 ACC) will get rivalry week started on Monday, Feb. 10 as the Blue Devils host 13th-ranked North Carolina (17-6, 5-4) in Cameron Indoor Stadium at 7:00 p.m., as part of Big Monday on ESPN2 … The contest will be aired live on ESPN2 with Beth Mowins (PXP) and Stephanie White (Color) calling the action … It will also be carried live on the Blue Devil IMG Sports Network on WDNC-AM 620 with Steve Barnes (PXP) and Morgan Patrick (Color) on the air … Duke returns to Cameron Indoor Stadium for a three-game homestand against three top-14 ranked opponents -- North Carolina (No. 13), Maryland (No. 10) and N.C. State (No. 14) … The first 5,000 fans in attendance at Monday’s contest will receive rally towels.
Last Time We Met
Duke claimed its eighth ACC tournament title by routing No. 15 North Carolina 92-73 on March 10. … Freshman Alexis Jones scored a career-high 24 points and was voted MVP of the tournament … Elizabeth Williams also had 24 points, and Haley Peters scored 17 for the top-seeded Blue Devils … Duke led by as many as 26, shot nearly 57 percent and outrebounded North Carolina by six.