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No. 5 Duke edges Louisville in the Bahamas

No. 5 Duke edges Louisville in the Bahamas

The second-ranked University of Louisville men's basketball team played without center Gorgui Dieng and lost its first game of the season, a 76-71 decision to Duke in the Battle 4 Atlantis final.

PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas — Duke and Louisville were so close for so long until Quinn Cook took charge. The sophomore guard scored 11 of his 15 points in the final 7:46, including the Blue Devils' last eight of the game, and No. 5 Duke beat No. 2 Louisville 76-71 on Saturday night in the championship game of the Battle 4 Atlantis. Neither team led by more than four points over the final 1... Recommended Stories

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