Duke Game Tonight: Duke vs South Carolina State Injury Report, Odds, Predictions

Duke basketball guard Trevor Keels (Rob Kinnan-USA TODAY Sports)
Duke basketball guard Trevor Keels (Rob Kinnan-USA TODAY Sports) /

The Duke basketball team finally makes its return to the court on Tuesday night. 

The 14-day layoff is over as the Duke basketball team will take the hardwood once again on Tuesday night against South Carolina State.

Duke’s last game came against Ohio State on November 30, in which the Blue Devils suffered their first defeat of the season.

Mike Krzyzewski’s team was ranked No. 1 in the country prior to the loss and dropped to No. 3 in the following week, but the five-time National Champions have jumped back up to No. 2 after a loss from Purdue, who took over the top ranking from Duke after its loss.

South Carolina State comes into Durham riding a two-game winning streak against South Florida and High Point, both coming by one-point margins.

The Bulldogs had previously lost their first five games to open the season before defeating St. Andrews on November 18.

Cameron Jones is the only player on the South Carolina State roster who averages double figures with 11.5 points per game.

Duke Injury Report vs. South Carolina State

After a two-week break, the Blue Devils will be fully healthy entering Tuesday’s matchup with South Carolina State as the team had been dealing with small, lingering injuries prior to its time off. 

Expect Duke to try and keep its players fresh with three games between now and Saturday afternoon against poor competition.

Duke vs. South Carolina State Odds: Spread, Over/Under & Betting Pick

WynnBET’s College Basketball Odds lists Duke as a whopping 36.5-point favorite against South Carolina State at home while the over/under is set at 150.5.

The Blue Devils will undoubtedly have some rust to shake off in the first half, but expect Duke to control things from tipoff and expand its lead in the second half to cruise to a victory and send the fans home happy.

We will take Duke to cover the large spread and the total to go over the number listed as the Blue Devils will be pushing 100 points on their own on Tuesday night.

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What Channel is the Duke Game On?

The game will be broadcasted at 8:00 p.m. E.T. on the ACC Network.

Duke vs. South Carolina State Live Stream

Tonight’s Duke basketball game can be streamed live on Fubo TV.

Duke Next Game and Schedule

Thursday, Dec. 16 vs. Appalachian State (7:00 p.m.)

Saturday, Dec. 18 vs. Cleveland State (4:00 p.m)

Wednesday, Dec. 22 vs. Virginia Tech (9:00 p.m.)

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