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Recap - Virginia Defeats Duke 52-50
Virginia grabbed a 52-50 win over Duke on Saturday, behind a 15-point effort from Jay Huff at John Paul Jones Arena.
Bettors who backed Virginia were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of +3.5 at sportsbooks.
Braxton Key had 14 points for Virginia and Mamadi Diakite chipped in with 14 points. Kihei Clark had 5 assists for them, while Jay Huff was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.
Duke got a 17-point performance from Tre Jones, who was supported by 17 points from Vernon Carey Jr.. Tre Jones had 2 assists in a losing cause for Duke, while Vernon Carey Jr. grabbed 10 rebounds.
Virginia led at halftime, $HalfScore.
Virginia won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 31-30.
Virginia looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Miami. Duke will aim to get back on the winning track vs. North Carolina State.