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Game Notes: at Army Nov. 11, Noon CBS Sports Network
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Release: 11/07/2017
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Duke (4-5, 1-5 ACC) at Army West Point (7-2)
When: Nov. 11 | 12:00 PM (EST)
Where: Michie Stadium
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Duke (4-5, 1-5 ACC) at Army West Point (7-2)
November 11, 2017 • 12:00 pm • CBS Sports Network
West Point, N.Y. • Michie Stadium (38,000 • FieldTurf)

• Now in its 105th season of football, Duke travels to face Army West Point, on Saturday, November 11 ... Kickoff is set for 12 noon
• Coming off an open date, Duke is 4-5 overall and 1-5 in the ACC following a 24-3 loss to No. 13 Virginia Tech on October 28 ... A winner of five games in a row, Army West Point is 7-2 after defeating Air Force, 21-0, this past Saturday ... The Black Knights have accepted a bid to the Armed Forces Bowl set for December 23 in Fort Worth, Texas
• Duke is 7-5 following a traditional open date in the David Cutcliffe Era
• Saturday’s game will mark the 25th on the gridiron between the two schools with Duke leading the series, 13-10-1 ... The series began in 1944 with a 27-7 Black Knight win ... Duke has won nine of the past 11 meetings, including a 13-6 decision last year in Durham
• Dating back to the 2013 season, the Blue Devils are 32-21 (.604) in their last 53 regular season games
• Duke enters the Army West Point game having won 15 of its last 25 (.600) road games dating back to 2013 ... In addition, Duke has won 21 of its last 27 (.778) games against non-ACC opponents
• LB Joe Giles-Harris is one of 18 semifinalists for the Chuck Bednarik Award, an honor presented annually to the nation’s top defensive player ... Through nine games, Giles-Harris has compiled 86 tackles, 14.0 tackles for loss, 3.5 sacks, one interception, one caused fumble, four pass breakups and five quarterback pressures ... In the ACC, he ranks tied for second in total tackles, third in tackles for loss and tied for 18th in sacks
• S Jeremy McDuffie is one of 13 semifinalists for the 2017 Paycom Jim Thorpe Award, an honor presented annually to the nation’s top defensive back ... On the year, McDuffie has totaled 50 tackles, three interceptions and nine pass breakups ... His 1.33 passes defended per game average ranks tied for third in the ACC
• Army West Point leads the country in rushing offense by averaging 365.4 ground yards per game ... Duke ranks 40th nationally in rushing defense, allowing an average of 142.1 yards per contest
• QB Daniel Jones has thrown six TD passes of 20+ yards this season to six different receivers: TE Davis Koppenhaver (28 yards vs. North Carolina), WR Johnathan Lloyd (24 yards vs. N.C. Central), WR T.J. Rahming (39 yards vs. Pitt), WR Chris Taylor (52 yards vs. Northwestern), RB Shaun Wilson (58 yards vs. Pitt) and WR Aaron Young (54 yards vs. N.C. Central)
• CB Mark Gilbert leads the ACC in passes defended per game (1.67)
• The Blue Devils have established a school single-season record with four interception returns for touchdowns in 2017 ... The previous standard of three was set in 1942, 1945 and 1949
• Led by DT Mike Ramsay (4.5 sacks), Duke ranks third in the ACC in sacks per game (2.78)
40+ & 500+ — Pass receptions and receiving yards for the third consecutive season for WR T.J. Rahming ... In 33 career games, Rahming has 160 catches for 1,892 yards
132.9 — All-purpose yards per game average for RB Shaun Wilson to rank third in the ACC
3 — Team-leading TD receptions for TE Davis Koppenhaver this season
5 — Blue Devils with at least 6.5 stops for lost yardage on the season: Joe Giles-Harris (14.0), Tre Hornbuckle (8.5), Ben Humphreys (8.5), Mike Ramsay (8.0), & Victor Dimukeje (6.5)
6 — Duke record scoring runs of 50+ yards for RB Shaun Wilson ... The previous school standard of four was held by George Clark (1944-47) and Jay Wilkinson (1961-63)
+1 — Turnover margin for Duke this season after posting a -4 ledger last season
23.5 — Career TFL in 21 games for LB Joe Giles-Harris
4 — Duke all-time record of career interception returns for TDs for CB Bryon Fields Jr. ... The scores came against Tulane (2014), Pittsburgh (2016), N.C. Central (2017) & North Carolina (2017)
4 — Seasons with 3+ rushing TDs for RB Shaun Wilson, matching the school record previously set by Tom Davis (1941-42-43-44), George Clark (1944-45-46-47) and Jela Duncan (2012-13-15-16)
50-6 — Duke’s record under David Cutcliffe when leading or tied after three quarters of action
14.35 — Recorded time for S Jeremy McDuffie in the 110-meter hurdles to earn all-league honors at the 2017 ACC Track & Field Championship meet ... McDuffie also garnered All-ACC accolades in the triple jump
20 & 10 — Daniel Jones is one of three QBs in Duke history to post 20+ passing TDs and 10+ rushing TDs in a career, joining Leo Hart (23 & 13; 1968-70) and Anthony Boone (38 & 16; 2011-14) ... In 21 career games, Jones has 24 passing TDs and 10 rushing TDs
2 — Players in Duke history — Brandon Connette & Daniel Jones — to record 300+ passing yards and 100+ rushing yards in a single game
Connette vs. Pitt (2013): 323 & 101
Jones vs. Northwestern (2017): 305 & 108


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