COL BKB: Duke 80, Wake Forest 62

Jan. 5, 2013 at 3:33 PM
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DURHAM, N.C., Jan. 5 (UPI) -- Seth Curry and Ryan Kelly scored 22 points each Saturday and No. 1 Duke remained unbeaten by throttling Wake Forest 80-62 in their ACC opener.

Mason Plumlee added 13 points and a dozen rebounds, and Rasheed Sulaimon scored 12 for the Blue Devils (14-0, 1-0 ACC).

Travis McKie scored 22 points and C.J. Harris tallied 19 for Wake Forest (7-6, 0-1). The Demon Deacons had a three-game winning streak halted.

Duke hit seven of its first eight tries from 3-point range and finished 11-of-22 from beyond the arc. Duke shot 46 percent from the field to 41.1 percent for Wake Forest.

The Blue Devils opened the second half with an 18-6 run.

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