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Florida State visits No. 9 Duke after Evans’ 28-point game

Florida State Seminoles (14-11, 7-8 ACC) at Duke Blue Devils (22-4, 12-3 ACC)

Durham, North Carolina; Saturday, 6 p.m. EST

FANDUEL SPORTS LINE LINE: Duke -15; plus/minus is 142.5

BOTTOM LINE: Florida State visits the No. 9 Duke Blue Devils after Rayquan Evans scored 28 points in Florida State’s 81-80 win over the Clemson Tigers.

The Blue Devils are 14-2 at home. Duke is 17-4 against opponents over .500.

The Seminoles are 7-8 in ACC play. Florida State is eighth in the ACC with 71.7 ppg and shooting 43.6%.

The teams are meeting for the 17th time this season in ACC play. The Seminoles won the last meeting 79-78 on January 19. Caleb Mills scored 18 points to help lead the Seminoles to victory.

TOP PERFORMERS: Paolo Banchero is averaging 16.9 points and 8.5 rebounds for the Blue Devils. Mark Williams is averaging 8.3 points over Duke’s last 10 games.

Evans is averaging 8.4 points and 1.5 steals for the Seminoles. Mills is averaging 8.5 points and 1.1 rebounds while shooting 44.4 percent in Florida State’s last 10 games.

LAST 10 GAMES: Blue Devils: 8-2, averaged 74.4 points, 38.7 rebounds, 16.4 assists, 5.0 steals and 4.7 blocks per game while shooting 46.6 percent since the start. ground. Their opponents are averaging 65.0 points per game.

Seminoles: 4-6, averaging 69.4 points, 30.6 rebounds, 14.1 assists, 8.2 steals and 4.1 blocks per game while shooting 41.8 percent from the field. Their opponents average 74.4 points.


The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.