March 22, 2013

Hoops Game Preview: Albany

No. 2 seed Duke (27-5) vs. No. 15 seed Albany (24-10)
When: March 22, 2013 - 12:15 P.M. EST
Where: Wells Fargo Center
TV: CBS
Radio: Blue Devil IMG Radio Network

Getting to Know the Duke Blue Devils

Projected Starting Lineup

G 6-1 -- Quinn Cook (12.4 ppg., 3.9 rpg., 5.2 apg.)
G 6-2 -- Seth Curry (17.0 ppg., 2.4 rpg., 1.7 apg.)
G 6-4 -- Rasheed Sulaimon (11.5 ppg., 3.3 rpg., 2.0 apg.)
F 6-11 -- Ryan Kelly (14.3 ppg., 5.4 rpg., 1.6 apg.)
F 6-10 -- Mason Plumlee (17.2 ppg., 10.2 rpg., 2.0 apg.)

Top Reserves

G 6-1 -- Tyler Thornton (3.3 ppg., 2.2 rpg., 2.8 apg.)
F 6-8 -- Amile Jefferson (4.3 ppg., 3.1 rpg.)
F 6-7 -- Josh Hairston (2.7 ppg., 2.1 rpg.)
F 6-8 -- Alex Murphy (2.3 ppg., 1.1 rpg.)
F 6-11 -- Marshall Plumlee (0.1 ppg., 0.6 rpg.)

Getting to Know the Albany Great Danes

Location: Albany, N.Y.
Conference: America East Conference
Head Coach: Will Brown (12th season @ UA (172-190)
Series Record: Duke leads, 1-0

Projected Starting Lineup

G 6-0 -- Mike Black (14.9 ppg., 3.2 rpg., 2.5 apg.)
G 5-10 -- Jacob Iati (12.1 ppg., 1.9 rpg.)
G 6-6 -- Gary Johnson (3.5 ppg., 2.3 rpg.)
F 6-6 -- Sam Rowley (9.0 ppg., 6.3 rpg.)
C 6-10 -- John Puk (5.4 ppg., 4.4 rpg.)

Top Reserves

G 6-4 -- Peter Hooley (7.8 ppg., 3.2 rpg., 3.0 apg.)
C 6-9 -- Blake Metcalf (3.7 ppg., 4.1 rpg.)
F 6-8 -- Luke Devlin (3.2 ppg., 2.3 rpg.)
G 5-9 -- D.J. Evans (2.5 ppg., 0.8 rpg.)
F 6-4 -- Jayson Guerrier (3.8 ppg., 1.6 rpg.)


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