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ORLANDO, Fla. — Jeremy Roach matched his career high with 23 points, and No. 5 seed Duke beat Oral Roberts 74-51 on Thursday night in the school's first NCAA Tournament game since Jon Scheyer took over as Blue Devils coach.

The temptation to compare Hubert Davis and Jon Scheyer is strong, and for good reason. Coaches at Duke and North Carolina are always linked, through history and circumstance, but these two especially.

In moments here on Thursday night inside the old coliseum off of Gate City Boulevard, it felt like a great catharsis. A release. If walking into the Greensboro Coliseum during the first couple of days elicited anxiety-inducing memories of 202…

GREENSBORO — Ian Schieffelin and PJ Hall each scored 15 points and Clemson pulled away from North Carolina State in the second half to earn an 80-54 victory in a quarterfinal game at the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament on Thursday night.

GREENSBORO – We know this won’t be the final ACC tournament in Greensboro. At least two more are coming in the next decade, one of the few strings attached to the $15 million bag of loot the state gave the ACC to keep its headquarters within these borders.

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North Carolina got a second chance to host the World University Games, two months after losing a bid to host the 2027 event, and part of the games will take place in Alamance County.