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BU Loses at #1 Duke

By WEEK Sports

December 8, 2010 Updated Dec 9, 2010 at 4:11 PM CDT

The Bradley Braves fell to top-ranked Duke 83-48 on Wednesday night, as Blue Devils head coach Mike Krzyzewski moved into 3rd place on the all-time wins list for college coaches.

Freshman Walter Lemon Jr. led Bradley in scoring with 14 points. Will Egolf scored 11 points for the Braves, who fall to 4-5.

Duke's Andre Dawkins led the defending national champs with 28 points. Duke shot 10-15 from behind the 3-point arc in the second half to pull away from Bradley after leading 32-18 at halftime.

Bradley's next game is Monday, December 20th at home against Jackson State.
Bradley played without guard Dyricus Simms-Edwards, who joined injured Braves Sam Maniscalco and Taylor Brown on the bench. Simms-Edwards is listed as day to day after tweaking his knee.

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