"When you're in a dogfight like that and come out on top, you learn something about yourself," Blue Devils guard Tyler Thornton said. "We learned we can play tough. We feel like we can play with anybody in the country."
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"We knew it was going to be possession-by-possession game," said Duke guard Tyler Thornton. "We knew we were going to have to fight on every possession."
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