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Virginia @ Duke, 2 o clock (CBS) — In what will be the team’s stiffest test this season, Virginia hits the road to play Duke down in Durham. The Blue Devils youth will get their first look at Tony Bennett’s pack line defense while the Cavaliers will see what life on the road in the ACC is like. They have not won in Cameron Indoor since 1995 when the Hoos pulled out a 91-88 double overtime win. Last year Duke picked up a 65-55 win in JPJ with Jayson Tatum leading the way. We’ll see how the Hoos choose to attack the balanced effort that Duke presents. The other side is if the Blue Devils will have the patience to find an open shot AND then have enough to play defense for potentially 20-25 second possessions. The addition of DeAndre Hunter has taken this offense to another level. I think UVA pulls out a close one despite the officials keeping the Blue Devils in it. Virginia 69, Duke 66

VCU @ George Mason, 2 o clock (CBS Sports Network) — VCU’s got to be feeling good about themselves after their road win at St. Louis. The defense clamped down when it mattered and the offense came through in the clutch. The Rams will need to carry that effort over against a George Mason team that isn’t very good. The Patriots have lost three of their last five and have home losses against William and Mary, Georgia Southern, Penn State and Davidson. They are the 16th youngest team in the nation this season according to KenPom. I can’t imagine there will be much of an atmosphere for this one. The big question for me is who will step up offensively besides Justin Tillman and can we see the same consistency that we’ve seen the last two games. I think VCU has turned the corner and picks up another win on Saturday. VCU 72, George Mason 60

Virginia Tech @ Notre Dame, 8 (ESPN2) — The Hokies are feeling really good after a big win over North Carolina way back on Monday night. Virginia Tech out-rebounded the Heels and padded their resume with that victory. I’ve been really impressed with Kerry Blackshear and what he’s been able to do as the team’s only big man. If you follow me on twitter, I’ve already said how much I like Justin Robinson as the team’s point guard and think he needs to take over games sometimes. Next up is an Irish team without Bonzie Colson, Matt Farrell and DJ Harvey. This means the likes of Rex Pflueger and Geben in the middle will have to take on more of an offensive role. This team has struggled to score without Farrell and Colson and got very lucky to pick up a win in Syracuse without them. Still, there’s a nagging part of me that thinks this one is a struggle for the road team. Notre Dame 65, Virginia Tech 61

Richmond @ Davidson, 2 (SUNDAY) — The Spiders are one of the hottest teams in the A-10 and they are on the road at Davidson. Richmond beat the Wildcats at home in a game that arguably propelled them into this streak. Davidson since then has also been very good offensively. Kellen Grady is probably the best freshman in the conference and Peyton Aldridge is usually good for 20 points per game. Their defensive numbers have improved, but that’s also because of the dip in opposition that they’ve seen. The Spiders cannot afford to let another big early lead slip like they did in wins over La Salle and Duquesne, because Davidson’s offense is capable of running away from a lot of teams. Richmond won on the road last year in this game. I think they can do so again as this just isn’t a good matchup for Davidson and what they want to do. Richmond 77, Davidson 69

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