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Miami decks Duke, 47-10, to continue late-season surge

Nov. 27, 2021 17:13 PM EST

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Miami’s turnaround reached all the way to the end of November. Tyler Van Dyke threw for three touchdowns and 381 yards and the Hurricanes wrapped up the regular season by winning for the fifth time in their last six games, beating Duke 47-10 on...

Duke, Miami have much to play for in Saturday's ACC finale

Nov. 26, 2021 09:55 AM EST

If there is a notion suggesting that Duke and Miami have nothing tangible to play for on Saturday, it would be wildly incorrect. Some players on both sides are chasing records. The Hurricanes may need a win to save Manny Diaz’s job. The Blue Devils will aim to avoid...

Louisville on brink of bowl berth, Duke just wants to win

Nov. 17, 2021 16:59 PM EST

Louisville will be looking to string together football victories for the first time in months when the Cardinals host Duke. The struggling Blue Devils are looking for any way to salvage positives in their final two games of the season. Duke (3-7, 0-6...

Virginia Tech, Duke both looking to end losing streaks

Nov. 11, 2021 16:33 PM EST

Virginia Tech and Duke enter their ACC matchup this weekend looking to end disappointing losing streaks. And while the Hokies will be celebrating Senior Day Saturday, there are questions about coach Justin Fuente’s future. The Hokies (4-5, 2-3...

Pickett passes Pittsburgh past Duke, 54-29

Nov. 06, 2021 17:03 PM EDT

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Kenny Pickett threw three touchdown passes and ran for a score as Pittsburgh pulled away to beat Duke 54-29 on Saturday. Pickett threw for 405 yards as the Panthers (7-2, 4-1 Atlantic Coast Conference, No. 25 CFP) bounced back from a home loss to...

Pittsburgh looks to bounce back from loss in visit to Duke

Nov. 04, 2021 11:36 AM EDT

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Pittsburgh’s rapid rise hit an abrupt stop. The Panthers now must surge through November to secure a spot in the Atlantic Coast Conference championship game. The Panthers visit Duke on Saturday for a Coastal Division matchup. It comes a week after...

Hartman, No. 13 Wake Forest top Duke 45-7 to stay unbeaten

Oct. 30, 2021 20:27 PM EDT

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Wake Forest's offense has spent the past two weeks moving briskly up and down the field. The good news is the defense came along for the ride with a strong performance of its own after a rough few weeks. And that has carried these 13th-ranked...

No. 13 Wake Forest seeks defensive surge down ACC stretch

Oct. 29, 2021 11:21 AM EDT

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — The offense is moving the ball with big plays and efficient drives. The goal now for Wake Forest coach Dave Clawson is to clean up recurring defensive mistakes for a team chasing an Atlantic Coast Conference division title. The 13th-ranked...

No. 13 Wake Forest hosts Duke, aims to stay unbeaten

Oct. 28, 2021 15:53 PM EDT

Duke (3-4, 0-3 ACC) at No. 13 Wake Forest (7-0, 4-0), Saturday at 4 p.m. EDT (ACC Network). Line: Wake Forest by 16 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series record: Duke leads 58-40-2. WHAT’S AT STAKE? ...

No. 13 Wake Forest looks to stay unbeaten as it hosts Duke

Oct. 28, 2021 11:19 AM EDT

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Wake Forest's offense is rolling along to power the 13th-ranked Demon Deacons' push to win their Atlantic Coast Conference division. Duke is trying to find anything approaching that type of efficiency as October winds down. The Demon Deacons...