1992–93 Duke Blue Devils men's basketball team

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1992–93 Duke Blue Devils men's basketball
Duke Athletics logo.svg
NCAA Tournament, Second Round
Conference Atlantic Coast Conference
Ranking
Coaches No. 10
AP No. 10
1992–93 record 24-8 (10-6 ACC)
Head coach Mike Krzyzewski (13th season)
Seasons
1992–93 ACC men's basketball standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   PCT     W   L   PCT
#4 North Carolina 14 2   .875     34 4   .895
#11 Florida State 12 4   .750     25 10   .714
#10 Duke 10 6   .625     24 8   .750
#16 Wake Forest 10 6   .625     21 9   .700
#18 Virginia 9 7   .563     21 10   .677
Georgia Tech 8 8   .500     19 11   .633
Clemson 5 11   .313     17 13   .567
Maryland 2 14   .125     12 16   .429
NC State 2 14   .125     8 19   .296
1993 ACC Tournament winner
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1992–93 Duke Blue Devils men's basketball team represented Duke University in the 1992–93 NCAA Division I men's basketball season. The head coach was Mike Krzyzewski[1] and the team finished the season with an overall record of 24-8.[2]

The Blue Devils entered the season looking to win their third consecutive national championship and entered the season as the #3 team in preseason polling, they reached #1 in the polls on December 7, 1992, and stayed there for five consecutive weeks as the Blue Devils won their first ten games. A loss to Georgia Tech on January 10, 1993, ended their streak and knocked them from #1.

Duke finished the regular season at 23-6 but was eliminated by Georgia Tech in the opening round of the ACC Tournament,[3] they earned a #3 seed in the Midwest Region, falling to California in the second round of the tournament.

The loss to California was the last game for Bobby Hurley at Duke, as he was graduating.

Schedule[edit]

Date
time, TV
Rank# Opponent# Result Record Site (attendance)
city, state
December 1, 1992*
7:30 PM
No. 4 Canisius W 110–62  1–0
Cameron Indoor Stadium (9,314)
Durham, North Carolina
December 5, 1992*
9:00 PM
No. 4 No. 1 Michigan W 79–68  2–0
Cameron Indoor Stadium (9,314)
Durham, North Carolina
December 7, 1992*
7:30 PM
No. 1 Northeastern W 103–72  3–0
Cameron Indoor Stadium (9,314)
Durham, North Carolina
December 12, 1992*
7:30 PM
No. 1 vs. Rutgers W 88–79  4–0
Izod Center (19,099)
East Rutherford, New Jersey
December 21, 1992*
9:30 PM
No. 1 vs. DePaul
Maui Invitational Tournament
W 89–73  5–0
Lahaina Civic Center (2,400)
Lahaina, Hawaii
December 22, 1992*
9:30 PM
No. 1 vs. LSU
Maui Invitational Tournament
W 96–67  6–0
Lahaina Civic Center (2,400)
Lahaina, Hawaii
December 23, 1992*
9:30 PM
No. 1 vs. BYU
Maui Invitational Tournament
W 89–66  7–0
Lahaina Civic Center (2,400)
Lahaina, Hawaii
December 30, 1992*
7:30 PM
No. 1 Boston University W 106–62  8–0
Cameron Indoor Stadium (9,314)
Durham, North Carolina
January 4, 1993*
9:00 PM
No. 1 No. 11 Oklahoma W 88–84 OT 9–0
Cameron Indoor Stadium (9,314)
Durham, North Carolina
January 6, 1993
7:30 PM
No. 1 Clemson W 110–67  10–0
Cameron Indoor Stadium (9,314)
Durham, North Carolina
January 10, 1993
3:45 PM
No. 1 at No. 10 Georgia Tech L 79–80  10–1
Alexander Memorial Coliseum (10,125)
Atlanta
January 13, 1993
7:00 PM
No. 3 at Wake Forest W 86–59  11–1
Lawrence Joel Veterans Memorial Coliseum (14,526)
Winston-Salem, North Carolina
January 16, 1993*
4:00 PM
No. 3 No. 13 Iowa W 65–56  12–1
Cameron Indoor Stadium (9,314)
Durham, North Carolina
January 17, 1993
5:00 PM
No. 3 No. 14 Virginia L 69–77  12–2
Cameron Indoor Stadium (9,314)
Durham, North Carolina
January 21, 1993
7:30 PM
No. 6 NC State W 92–56  13–2
Cameron Indoor Stadium (9,314)
Durham, North Carolina
January 24, 1993
3:45 PM
No. 6 at Florida State L 88–89 OT 13–3
Tallahassee–Leon County Civic Center (13,333)
Tallahassee, Florida
January 26, 1993*
7:30 PM
No. 7 San Francisco W 117–73  14–3
Cameron Indoor Stadium (9,314)
Durham, North Carolina
January 30, 1993
1:30 PM
No. 7 at Maryland W 78–62  15–3
Cole Field House (14,500)
College Park, Maryland
February 3, 1993
9:00 PM
No. 5 No. 6 North Carolina W 81–67  16–3
Cameron Indoor Stadium (9,314)
Durham, North Carolina
February 6, 1993*
1:00 PM
No. 5 at Notre Dame W 67–50  17–3
Edmund P. Joyce Center (11,418)
South Bend, Indiana
February 8, 1993
7:30 PM
No. 3 at Clemson W 93–84  18–3
Littlejohn Coliseum (11,000)
Clemson, South Carolina
February 10, 1993
8:00 PM
No. 3 Georgia Tech W 73–63  19–3
Cameron Indoor Stadium (9,314)
Durham, North Carolina
February 13, 1993
4:00 PM
No. 3 No. 9 Wake Forest L 86–98  19–4
Cameron Indoor Stadium (9,314)
Durham, North Carolina
February 18, 1993
9:00 PM
No. 7 at No. 23 Virginia L 55–58  19–5
University Hall (8,864)
Charlottesville, Virginia
February 21, 1993
3:45 pm
No. 7 at NC State W 91–82  20–5
Reynolds Coliseum (12,400)
Raleigh, North Carolina
February 24, 1993
9:00 pm
No. 9 No. 6 Florida State W 98–75  21–5
Cameron Indoor Stadium (9,314)
Durham, North Carolina
February 28, 1993*
4:00 pm
No. 9 UCLA W 78–67  22–5
Cameron Indoor Stadium (9,314)
Durham, North Carolina
March 3, 1993
9:00 pm
No. 6 Maryland W 95–79  23–5
Cameron Indoor Stadium (9,314)
Durham, North Carolina
March 7, 1993
1:30 pm
No. 6 No. 1 North Carolina L 69–83  23–6
Dean Smith Center (21,572)
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
March 12, 1993
No. 8 vs. Georgia Tech
ACC Tournament Quarterfinals
L 66–69  23–7
Charlotte Coliseum (23,532)
Charlotte, North Carolina
March 18, 1993*
 CBS
No. 10 vs. Southern Illinois
NCAA Midwest First Round
W 105–70  24–7
Rosemont Horizon (17,463)
Rosemont, Illinois
March 20, 1993*
6:00 pm, CBS
No. 10 vs. California
NCAA Midwest Second Round
L 77–82  24–8
Rosemont Horizon (17,463)
Rosemont, Illinois
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from Coaches' Poll. (#) Tournament seedings in parentheses.

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