Duke freshman guard Gary Trent Jr. scored a season-high 30 points and No. 5-ranked Duke needed less than three minutes to erase a 13-point second-half deficit, scoring 18 consecutive points to overtake No. 25 Miami 83-75 on Monday night.
The Med Plus Player of the Week for the week of Jan. 16 – Jan. 23 is Oakland Park Northeast senior Elie Cadet. Cadet, a 6-foot-5 guard, led the Hurricanes basketball team to a pair of wins – including a 27-point, 7-rebound, 3-assist, and 2-steal performance during the 2018 RMF Magazine Respect Series Tournament.
The ACC released the results of the votes of the media attending the 2018 ACC Kickoff event Monday, and the Hurricanes received 122 votes (998 points) to finish as the top team in the ACC Coastal Division.