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Duke 62, BC 61

Eagles fall just short of beating Duke

With upset brewing, Blue Devils respond

The security guards in safety orange polos and black cargo pants were kneeling down at every corner of the court. The student section suddenly felt like it was hovering over the floor. The volume was at that awkward level at which every sound felt like it was part of one adrenaline-fueled hum.

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