RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — The Virginia Tech men’s basketball team hosts nationally-ranked Duke on Monday night, Feb. 26 at 7 p.m. at the Carilion Clinic Court at Cassell Coliseum. The Hokies enter the game 20-9 overall and 9-7 in ACC play. Duke is 24-5 overall and 12-4 in league play.
Tech is 9-46 all-time against the Blue Devils and 7-11 all-time against Duke in home games (3-6 in Cassell Coliseum). This is the second of two meetings with the Blue Devils this season, as Duke defeated the Hokies, 74-52, in Durham on Feb. 14. Tech won the last meeting in Cassell Coliseum, 89-75 over the fifth-ranked Blue Devils last season. Tech is 1-3 against Duke under Buzz Williams.
Tonight is Senior Night for the Hokies. Tech will recognize two players, fifth-year senior Devin Wilson and fourth-year senior Justin Bibbs in pregame ceremonies. The Hokies will also recognize managers Jason Swartz and Michael Reutt during the ceremony.
The Hokies wrap up the 2017-18 regular season on the road at Miami on Saturday afternoon.