|Sunday's Top 25 Capsules|
|Written by Admin|
|Sunday, 17 February 2008 17:47|
James Johnson added 24 points for the Demon Deacons (16-8, 6-5 Atlantic Coast Conference), who claimed their first victory against a top-five team since they also knocked off the then-No. 4 Blue Devils on Feb. 2, 2005.
The Demon Deacons held Duke (22-2, 10-1) without a field goal for more than 7 minutes in building the first double-figure lead of the game for either team, with Teague's three-point play with 4:58 left making it 72-62.
Freshman Nolan Smith scored a season-high 21 points and DeMarcus Nelson had 18 for the Blue Devils.
No. 20 Notre Dame 71, Rutgers 68
PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) - Tory Jackson had 17 points, 10 assists and eight rebounds, and Notre Dame held off Rutgers, handing the Scarlet Knights their sixth straight loss.
about 10 seconds to play, to help the Irish (19-5, 9-3 Big East) win for the 17th time in 20 games.
Rob Kurz added 11 points and 14 rebounds and Luke Harangody had 10 points and eight rebounds as the Irish rebounded from a loss to No. 17 Connecticut on Wednesday.
Anthony Farmer had 16 points and JR Inman added 14 points for Rutgers (10-17, 2-12), which saw a game-tying 3-pointer by Corey Chandler miss badly in the waning seconds.