Wherever Duke McDermott was, there was a Blue Devil defender was close by. Credit: CHUCK LIDDY
PHILADELPHIA—The majority of the postgame thoughts are here in this story. Duke's Mason Plumlee talked about the need to be flexible in the NCAA tournament. The Blue Devils certainly flexed to get by Creighton.
A few other thoughts that didn't make it in that story or the hastily written game story from Sunday night/Monday morning: