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Game Day: vs. Miami, 12:30 PM, ACC Network
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Release: 11/24/2012
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Duke vs. Miami
November 24, 2012 (12:30 p.m.)
Wallace Wade Stadium (Durham, N.C.)
ACC Network | Blue Devil IMG Sports Network

Duke vs. Miami Game Notes
• Duke plays game 12 of its 100th season of football by hosting Miami this Saturday at 12:30 p.m. ... The game will be broadcast live by the ACC Network with Tim Brant (play-by-play), Dave Archer (analyst) & Mike Hogewood (sideline) calling the action

• The Blue Devils stand at 6-5 overall and 3-4 in ACC play after falling, 42-24, at Georgia Tech last week, while the Hurricanes are 6-5 overall and 4-3 in league play after defeating South Florida, 40-9

• Saturday’s game will mark the 10th on the gridiron between the two schools, with Miami holding an 8-1 all-time series advantage

• Duke’s lone win over Miami came on October 9, 1976 (20-7) ... The Hurricanes have won eight straight meetings including last year’s 49-14 decision

• Governor’s Highway Safety serves as the official game sponsor of this week’s game ... In addition, Duke will celebrate Senior Day & Durham Public Schools Day

• With its 5-1 record this year at Wallace Wade Stadium, the Blue Devils have matched the school single-season record for home victories ... The school standard of five home wins in a single campaign is shared by the teams of 1930, 1932, 1933, 1943, 1974, 1989, 1994 & 2012

• A total of 20 Blue Devils will be honored prior to the game against Miami as part of Duke’s annual Senior Day festivities: Jackson Anderson, Lee Butler, Lex Butler, Jordon Byas, Walt Canty, Jack Farrell, Joey Finison, Teddy Force, Tony Foster, Austin Gamble, Corey Gattis, Travis Gibson, Conor Irwin, Patrick Kurunwune, Brian Moore, Sean Renfree, Desmond Scott, Taylor Sowell, Conner Vernon & John Watts

• This season, Duke will play in its first bowl game since the 1994 campaign ... The post-season appearance will be the ninth in school history ... Head coach David Cutcliffe is 4-1 in bowl games as a head coach

Duke by the Numbers
— Combined receptions this year for WRs Conner Vernon (64), Jamison Crowder (62) & Desmond Scott (57) to establish a new school record for catches in a season by three teammates

134.93 — Pass efficiency rating for QB Sean Renfree in 2012, marking the second-highest single-season mark in Blue Devil history, trailing only Ben Bennett’s school standard of 142.45 set in 1982

3 — ACC records held by WR Conner Vernon for career pass receptions (262), career pass receiving yards (3,521) & most consecutive games with at least one catch (46)

50 — Yards covering Ross Martin’s field goal at Georgia Tech last week, marking the 20th field goal of 50+ yards in Duke history ... With 89 points on 17-19 field goals and 38-38 PATs, Martin leads all freshmankickers nationally in scoring

67 — Consecutive games for Duke without a missed PAT — the longest active streak in the nation

44.11 — Season punting average for P Will Monday to rank first in the ACC & 14th nationally ... In addition, the average is the fourth-best single-season mark in Duke history

15 — Number of different Blue Devils that have scored TDs this season, matching the highest total in the ACC with Florida State & Georgia Tech