Duke was feeling cocky and bought its tickets to Anaheim…at halftime

Duke was destroying Yale at halftime 48-23 so there was no reason to believe the Blue Devils wouldn’t win the game, right? Well, it appears the powers that be at the school decided that was enough of a lead to go ahead and book the tickets to Anaheim for the Sweet 16.

That’s a pretty cocky move there, Duke. Yale made a serious comeback and even got within four points near the end of the game, but Duke withstood the run and ended up winning 71-64. You almost jinxed yourself, Duke! Now everyone is surely rooting for them to lose in the Sweet 16 against the winner of the Oregon-St. Joe’s game.

Ben Bornstein was born in San Antonio, TX. That would explain his love for the Spurs and good basketball. He was raised in Orlando, Florida for most of his life though, so he has special feelings for the Magic too. He is an avid NBA, NCAA, and NFL fan who ...Read more
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