Men's Basketball ACCtion: Tuesday, November 11
Nov. 12, 2008
DURHAM, N.C. - Kyle Singler recorded 19 points for the second straight game and added eight rebounds as No. 8 Duke defeated Georgia Southern, 97-54, in the second round of the 2008 2K Sports Classic Benefiting Coaches vs. Cancer Tuesday night at Cameron Indoor Stadium.
Singler added eight rebounds in just 22 minutes of action and earned MVP of the Durham Regional of the tournament for his efforts. He opened the 2008-09 season with a 19-point, 10-rebound effort vs. Presbyterian Monday.
Duke led 52-25 at the half. Nolan Smith scored 13 points with a pair of steals while Gerald Henderson and Greg Paulus each scored 11 points. Jon Scheyer scored 8 points and had a game-high 7 assists while freshman Elliot Williams pulled down 11 rebounds off the bench in just 14 minutes of second-half action.