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Zion sprains knee, UNC routs No. 1 Duke

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DURHAM, N.C. (AP) Zion Williamson blew out his shoe, and then No. 8 North Carolina blew out top-ranked Duke.

Luke Maye took full advantage of a freak injury to the freshman sensation, finishing with 30 points and 15 rebounds to help the Tar Heels rout Duke 88-72 on Wednesday night.

"Obviously, you lose a national player of the year candidate," coach Mike Krzyzewski said, "there are going to be gaps of what you have to do."

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AP Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Duke23-3
2 Gonzaga25-2
3 Virginia23-2
4 Kentucky22-4
5 Tennessee24-2
6 Nevada24-2
7 Michigan23-3
8 North Carolina21-5
9 Houston25-1
10 Michigan State22-5
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RPI Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Kansas20-6
2 Duke23-3
3 Virginia23-2
4 Houston25-1
5 Gonzaga25-2
6 North Carolina21-5
7 Kentucky22-4
8 Tennessee24-2
9 Michigan23-3
10 Buffalo23-3
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