It was a back-and fourth affair in half No. 2, after the Orange built up a lead as large as nine points in the first frame, with the Blue Devils answering about every punch or run the visiting Orange could throw at them en route to a 66-60 victory to split the season series.
Jabari Parker led Duke with 19 points and Jerami Grant paced Syracuse with 17 in another hotly-contested ACC tussle, forcing SU to a second consecutive loss after beginning the 2013-14 campaign 25-0, ascending up to a No. 1 ranking.
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