February 25, 2012

The will to win

DURHAM, N.C. - The will to win can sometimes be underestimated. On Saturday, Duke put its will to win on display and fought through fatigue and physical play to pull off a 70-65 overtime victory against Virginia Tech and remain at the top of the ACC standings.

The Blue Devils have shown their determination multiple times this season, and Saturday was yet another case of this team's ability to battle through adversity and come out on top.

"I tried to tell you that this team has a really good will to win," head coach Mike Krzyzewski said when speaking to the media following the contest. "You have some shortcomings, which all teams do, but at the end of the day they have a will to win."

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