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  • BeastOnTheHill Nov 20, 2012
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    the power rankings? don't let DAs Torpedo hear any thing about the power rankings from espn, Apparently, he thinks the power ranking are a regional poll and not a national poll. LOL

    The poor lil ncsuX fan posted...

    "Hey smarty, those are ESPN's power rankings. NOT the national rankings."
    LOL@ "smarty" (made me feel like I'm posting with a little girl.)
    |
    "So when you talk about rankings and don't specify otherwise, you default to power rankings and not national rankings? "

    http://www.wralsportsfan.com/ncsu/forum_topic/11792469/?d_comments_page=1

  • seedofdoubt Nov 19, 2012
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    When Duke defeats Ohio State they will deserve that #3 ranking...until then it's really more speculation on potential rather than an opinion based on conclusive results.

  • still heelman1973 Nov 19, 2012
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    Sure you are. :-)

  • kmor2012 Nov 19, 2012
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    or Duke this high... i am excitied to see you guys play tonight. Im rooting for you :)

  • kato_karma.v3 Nov 19, 2012
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    ...and you don't even have to watch 'em.

  • rx74u2nv Nov 19, 2012
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    It's UNC

    Like UK, Duke, Kansas, etc. They will always get additional consideration due to being "in the mix" almost every year.

  • hovis Nov 19, 2012
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    Preseason rankings are bs. They are actually considered predictions of where your team will finish not where they currently are. The powers that be also put a whole lot of faith in Roy and K which often makes our preseason rankings astronomical at times. For the record if I had to rank the triangle teams right now based on performance (just eye tests not really stats) I would have Duke-8 or 9, State 25-30,and UNC 30-35. The number would be based on how many teams would have a legitimate chance of beating you more than they lost to you. The more teams the lower the ranking. And I expect all teams to improve as the season progresses (some more than others).

  • still heelman1973 Nov 19, 2012
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    I have - and our games.

  • 903 mens national championships Nov 19, 2012
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    Just look at the box scores.....

  • hovis Nov 19, 2012
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    I agree. We are still improving and I have not seen the play that would inspire that kind of confidence in me yet...

  • still heelman1973 Nov 19, 2012
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    I don't see how we can be as high as #9 - yet.

  • BlueDevils00 Nov 19, 2012
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    After a convincing win against the defending national champion Kentucky Wildcats, Duke moves up to 3 in the new ESPN Power Rankings. UNC at 9, while NC State falls all the way to 19.

    http://espn.go.com/mens-college-basketball/powerrankings/_/season/2013/week/3

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