Duke vs. Miami (FL): Live Score, Analysis and Updates for ACC Showdown

Joe TanseyFeatured ColumnistMarch 2, 2013

DURHAM, NC - MARCH 02:  Ryan Kelly #34 of the Duke Blue Devils reacts after making a basket during their game against the Miami Hurricanes at Cameron Indoor Stadium on March 2, 2013 in Durham, North Carolina.  (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
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Duke 79, Miami 76

Ryan Kelly's return to the lineup powered the Duke Blue Devils (25-4, 12-4) past the Miami Hurricanes (23-5, 14-2) in a top five showdown at Cameron Indoor Stadium.

Kelly's impact was felt from the first minute and he did not stop making shots until the final buzzer sounded. 

The senior forward scored a career-high 36 points and he was able to let his teammates get open late in the game as he garnered more attention from the Miami defense.

The game came down to the final possession but the Hurricanes could not put the final shot in the basket and Duke came out victorious.