Smith leads demolition of No. Sixteen Duke in North Carolina kingdom

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Terquavion Smith scored 24 points and the North Carolina kingdom pounced on No. 16 Duke from the tip of the hole

winning 84-60 Wednesday in the long-running series of walks between the Atlantic Coast Conference. friends.

Jarkel Joiner had 21 points, nine assists and six rebounds for the Wolfpack (12-4, 2-3 ACC), who scored the first 15 points

As the Wolfpack pounced, the Blue Devils (11-4, 2-2) watched the early pictures fall through the rim or get smashed

They compounded their problems by racking up turnovers in a sport that quickly gave itself away.

N.C. Nation shot 47% and made 10 3-pointers, 9 coming from their dynamic defense duo. More impressive still,

the Wolfpack scored 30 points on turnovers on a night that saw Kevin Keatts' team repeatedly push the pace.

A highlight came when Joiner hit a three-point shot just before the halftime buzzer with Duke's Jeremy Roach protecting his hip

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