No. 24 Purdue tops No. 8 Duke 75-56
By: Mike Stiles -
Monday, November 28, 2022
(photo courtesy of Purdue University)
(PORTLAND, OR) – Zach Edey and No. 24 Purdue shook off a slow start. When No. 8 Duke tried to rally in the second half, the Boilermakers finished strong. Edey had 21 points and 12 rebounds, and Purdue beat Duke 75-56 on Sunday in the championship game of the Phil Knight Legacy men’s tournament. Fletcher Loyer scored 18 points for Purdue (6-0), and reserve Caleb Furst finished with 11 points and 10 rebounds. The 7 foot 4 Edey was 7 for 13 from the field and 7 for 8 at the line. He was named tournament MVP. Duke (6-2) shot 36.2% (21 for 58) from the field. Tyres Proctor scored 16 points for the Blue Devils. Kyle Filipowski and Jeremy Roach each had 14.