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Duke's slide continues

• NO. 15 MIAMI 80, NO. 24 DUKE 69: Angel Rodriguez shook a shooting slump by making three three-pointers and added 11 assists and five rebounds to help the Hurricanes (16-3, 5-2 Atlantic Coast Conference) beat the Blue Devils (15-6, 4-4) on Monday night, Duke's fourth loss in five games. Rodriguez finished with 13 points for the Hurricanes, who led for the final 24 minutes. Sheldon McClellan scored 21 points and benefited from Rodriguez's most spectacular assist late in the game. "We're taking pride in making people respect us," Rodriguez said. Brandon Ingram led Duke with 19 points and 10 rebounds.

• DAVIDSON 78, RICHMOND 70: Peyton Aldridge scored a career-high 34 points to help lead the Wildcats (12-6, 4-3 Atlantic 10) over the host Spiders (10-8, 2-4).

NOTES

•Oklahoma, despite losing to Iowa State last week, remains No. 1 in the Associated Press college poll. But unlike last week, when the Sooners were a unanimous No. 1, North Carolina is a close second. Oklahoma (16-2) received 36 first-place votes from the 65-member national media panel, seven more than the Tar Heels (18-2), who remained second. Iowa jumped from ninth to third, the Hawkeyes' highest ranking since January 1987.

• Junior guard Carlin Dupree has rejoined North Dakota State, two weeks after leaving because he was unhappy with his role.

• Notre Dame leading scorer Demetrius Jackson will miss Thursday's game at Syracuse with an injured right hamstring. He is 10th in the ACC in scoring at 16.6 points.

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