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A Solid Measurement Of Duke’s Early Dominance

It’s too early to be cocky but an impressive start? We’d say so.

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NCAA Basketball: Eastern Michigan at Duke
Nov 14, 2018; Durham, NC, USA; The Duke Blue Devils bench reacts to a basket during the second half against the Eastern Michigan Eagles at Cameron Indoor Stadium. The Blue Devils won 84-46.
Rob Kinnan-USA TODAY Sports

The’s Mike Lopresti lists15 impressive stats from Blue Devil’s first three wins.

Some of these really are pretty amazing. For instance, Duke has led for all but 30 seconds and seen just one lead change.

It goes on but the one bad one? Free throw percentage (62.1). That could be a problem but all in all, this is a measure of early dominant that’s pretty damn impressive.

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