Duke Virginia Tech ACC championship game 2022: How to watch

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Duke coach Mike Krzysewski watches his team on offense during the first half against Miami in the semi-finals of the ACC Tournament on Friday, March 11, 2022 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y.

Duke coach Mike Krzysewski watches his staff on offense in the course of the first half in opposition to Miami within the semi-finals of the ACC Event on Friday, March 11, 2022 at Barclays Heart in Brooklyn, N.Y.

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The 2022 males’s basketball match involves an finish tonight at Barclays Heart in Brooklyn, New York.

The highest-seeded Duke Blue Devils will face the seventh-seeded Virginia Tech Hokies at 8:30 p.m. within the ACC championship recreation. Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski has led the Blue Devils to fifteen ACC championships and, since he’s retiring following this season, tonight’s recreation is the ultimate likelihood he has to win one other.

The Hokies received three video games in three days to succeed in the ultimate. Virginia Tech knocked off No. 3 seed North Carolina 72-59 in Friday evening’s second semifinal.

The final and solely staff in ACC match historical past to win 4 video games in 4 days to assert the championship was Duke in 2017.

The Information & Observer has seven journalists in New York overlaying the match, together with C.L. Brown, Steve Wiseman, Luke DeCock and Andrew Carter. They are going to be offering reside updates and evaluation right here all through Saturday evening’s recreation.

ACC championship recreation reside updates and rating

The way to watch the ACC championship recreation

ESPN is broadcasting Saturday’s Duke-Virginia Tech ACC championship recreation, which begins at 8:30 p.m.

ESPN is out there by means of Spectrum cable or over satellite tv for pc with DirectTV and Dish Community. You’ll be able to stream ESPN on WatchESPN.com with a sound cable or satellite tv for pc subscription. Alternatively, cable cutters can entry it through YouTube TV and Hulu+ Stay TV or ESPN’s streaming service ESPN+.

ACC championship recreation odds

Duke is a six-point favourite over Virginia Tech.

The Blue Devils and Hokies performed simply as soon as this season, with Duke prevailing, 76-65, again on Dec. 22 at Cameron Indoor Stadium. The sport was notable as Virginia Tech led, 36-32, at halftime. It was the primary time Duke had trailed at halftime this season and it’s solely occurred 4 different occasions since then.

The Blue Devils opened the ACC match as a robust favourite to win the championship with odds sitting at -130, in line with the Motion Community. UNC, which misplaced to the Hokies throughout Friday evening’s semifinals, had the second-best odds at +8000 (8-to-1).

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Andrew Carter spent 10 years overlaying main faculty athletics, six of them overlaying the College of North Carolina for The Information & Observer and The Charlotte Observer. Now he’s a member of The N&O’s and Observer’s statewide enterprise and investigative reporting staff. He attended N.C. State and grew up in Raleigh dreaming of changing into a journalist.

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C.L. Brown covers the College of North Carolina for The Information & Observer. Brown brings greater than twenty years of reporting expertise together with stints because the beat author on Indiana College and the College of Louisville. After a protracted keep on the Louisville Courier-Journal, the place he earned an APSE award, he’s had stops at ESPN.com, The Athletic and even tried his hand at working his personal web site, clbrownhoops.com.

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