Tag: Rodney Hood
Led by Duke’s Jabari Parker, the second overall selection by the Milwaukee Bucks, the Atlantic Coast Conference had nine players chosen in the 2014 NBA draft, including five first-round selections.
With 5:50 to go, Joe Harris found Malcolm Brogdon on a pretty backdoor cut and pass for an easy layup that gave top seed UVa. a 55-53 lead over #3 seed Duke.
Tim Brando and Cory Alexander break down Rodney Hood’s performance and the exciting finish to Duke’s victory over Clemson. The Blue Devils escaped with the win on the final play of the game and will square off against NC State on Saturday.
Rodney Hood hit both ends of a one-and-one with 3.8 seconds left, and Clemson couldn’t get a shot off in the final seconds, allowing #3 seed Duke to escape with a 63-62 win over the Tigers in the finale of the 2014 ACC Tournament quarterfinals.
North Carolina’s Marcus Paige, a second-team CoSIDA Academic All-America selection, Virginia Tech’s Jarell Eddie, a three-time All-ACC Academic honoree and Duke’s Jabari Parker, a nine-time ACC Freshman of the Week selection, headline the 2014 All-Atlantic Coast Conference Academic Men’s Basketball team.
The Duke Blue Devils captured their 32nd home win Tuesday night with a 66-48 victory over Virginia Tech. Rodney Hood led the Blue Devils with 21 points while teammate Rasheed Sulaimon scored 15 points, hitting 4-9 from 3-point range. Duke improves to 12-4 in the ACC while the Hokies move to 2-13.
An 11-0 Virginia run erased an 11-point Duke lead, but the Blue Devils took the lead for good on a three-pointer from the left corner by Rasheed Sulaimon with 18.6 seconds left, and held on for a 69-65 win Monday night in Durham.