#2 Duke overpowers #15 Troy

The Duke Blue Devils came into the NCAA Tournament at their best after winning another ACC tournament. Coach Mike Krzyzewski had won his 14th ever ACC tournament and his team was prepared to make a real run. Meanwhile, the Troy Trojans were not used to being in a tournament of this

#4 Clemson Hammers Rival South Carolina 56-7

If head coach Dabo Swinney and the Clemson Tigers wanted to make a statement against their arch rival, that statement was clear and precise. A 35-point first half for the #4 Clemson Tigers was a part of an onslaught as they defeated their rival South Carolina Gamecocks by a score of