February 22, 2009

COL BKB: Duke 101, Wake Forest 91

Gerald Henderson and Jon Scheyer combined for 65 points for No. 9 Duke, which nearly lost a 22-point lead Sunday but hung on to top No. 8 Wake Forest 101-91.

Henderson scored 35 points and Scheyer 30.

The Blue Devils (22-5, 8-4 ACC), after letting the Demon Deacons back in the game, used a late 16-7 run to escape with the victory.

Jeff Teague scored 28 points and James Johnson had 26 for Wake Forest (20-5, 7-5).