|Duke Blue Devils - pregame - Peter Koutroumpis, PKS Consulting LLC|
Recaps from InsideLacrosse.com & the Durham Herald Sun:
The sixth-ranked North Carolina Tar Heels host cross-Triangle and Tobacco Road rival, the 17th-ranked Duke Blue Devils for this midweek nationally televised matchup.
The opening faceoff is 90 minutes away it is sunny and clear and a brisk 55 degrees with game time temperatures expected to dip down into the high forties.
Both teams are coming off big wins from last weekend as Duke (3-4) topped No. 4 Loyola 9-8 while the North Carolina (3-2) edged No. 5 Princeton 16-15.
This will be the 68th meeting between the two teams, with the Tar Heels leading the series, 38-29.
Duke has won 24 of the two teams' meetings dating back to 1996, and 15 of the 16 meetings dating back to 2005.
North Carolina last defeated the Blue Devils in 2010, a 13-7 victory in Durham.
|North Carolina Tar Heels - pregame - Peter Koutroumpis, PKS Consulting LLC|
This will be a good one - follow along, watch, and interact as the game goes along.
Follow live blog details and news of today's Duke/Denver season-opener at InsideLacrosse.com:
North Carolina vs. Duke - InsideLacrosse.com In-game blog with Peter Koutroumpis
Additional thoughts and comments during the game @pksport