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QT: Miami headlines Saturday’s winners

January 9, 2022 Leave a comment

QuickTakesNot so fast, my friend.  Saturday morning, the Bracketology introduction referenced the following: Duke could – and should – run through the Atlantic Coast Conference without many hiccups.  Well, that lasted for about 12 hours, as the Miami Hurricanes exited Durham with a rousing, last-second victory over the Blue Devils.  For the record, Miami has won nine straight and currently resides atop the ACC at 5-0.

Will it last?  We shall see.  Of note … Miami is not scheduled to play Duke at home, so the two would not meet again until the ACC tournament.  Also of note … this year’s version of the ACC is well below traditional standards.  That could mean a long and strong run for the Canes.  It could also mean the opportunity for bumps and bruises. Read more…