basketball-men-d1 flag

Jack Freifelder | NCAA.com | February 9, 2017

Watch: Duke's Jayson Tatum rises for monster dunk vs. UNC

So, that was fun. The first matchup of the year between the Duke Blue Devils and North Carolina Tar Heels was a doozy. Duke would end up emerging with the victory, 86-78, despite being locked in a tight game for most of the second half. Nonetheless, this meeting has given Duke and UNC faithful plenty to salivate over.

Case in point, this monster, one-handed slam courtesy of Duke freshman forward Jayson Tatum. 

The first-year player put up 19 points, nine rebounds and five assists to help keep his team in the ballgame. All that after a scoreless first half, mind you. Well, Tatum may be new to the Tobacco Road Rivalry but he seems to get the gist of things so far. There will be a rematch on March 4, but Duke owns bragging rights in the state of North Carolina for now.

2019 NCAA DI men's golf championships: Scores, schedule, how to watch the 2019 tournaments

Oklahoma State won the national title on its home course last season, defeating Alabama in the finals at Karsten Creek. Led by U.S. Amateur champion Viktor Hovland and the Cowboys have won six tournaments this season, taking the Big 12 title in their previous start.
READ MORE

Stanford wins the 2019 NCAA Division I women's tennis championship

Stanford won the 2019 NCAA Division I women's tennis championship in dominating fashion, beating Georgia 4-0. 
READ MORE

NCAA men's lacrosse quarterfinals preview: An Ivy League battle, 3 ACC teams and No. 1 Penn State

Each of the top four seeds in the NCAA Division I men’s lacrosse tournament survived the first round. Now, things get a little tougher.
READ MORE

Subscribe To Email Updates

Enter your information to receive emails about offers, promotions from NCAA.com and our partners