CHAPEL HILL, N.C. -- On Thursday, Duke's men's basketball team will play the UNC Tar Heels in Chapel Hill. You can watch the game on WFMY News 2 at 9 p.m.
Check out these Duke vs. UNC stats (provided by the UNC Athletics Department):
- Carolina leads the all-time series with Duke, 132-104.
- Duke swept a pair of meetings last season and has won seven of the last nine meetings in the series after UNC previously had won six of seven.
- UNC is 60-34 against Duke in Chapel Hill and 15-13 in the Smith Center. The Blue Devils have won 10 of the last 15 in the series in Chapel Hill. The Tar Heel wins in that span were in 2002-03, 2004-05, 2006-07, 2008-09 and 2010-11.
- Head coach Roy Williams is 4-6 against Duke in games played in the Smith Center.
- Duke has shot 50 percent from the floor against UNC just twice in 21 games against Carolina in the Roy Williams era (the 2011 ACC final and in 2013 in Chapel Hill).
- Carolina is 39-39 against Duke since Mike Krzyzewski became the Blue Devil head coach.
- Duke has won 24 of the last 35 games in the series.
- Carolina and Duke have accounted for 36 of the ACC's 60 Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament championships, including 19 by Duke and 17 by UNC.
- Carolina and Duke are No. 1 and 2 all-time in the ACC in wins, ACC regular-season wins, ACC Tournament wins and NCAA Tournament wins.
- Carolina has won the ACC regular-season title 29 times, including six of the last nine seasons. The Blue Devils are second with 19 regular-season crowns.
- Either Carolina or Duke have played in the NCAA Final Four 22 times in the last 33 seasons (Carolina in 1981, 1982, 1991, 1993, 1995, 1997, 1998, 2000, 2005, 2008 and 2009). Both teams reached the 1991 Final Four.
- The Tar Heels and Blue Devils have won eight national championships in the last 32 seasons, four by each school (Carolina in 1982, 1993, 2005 and 2009).
- Carolina has won 18 NCAA regional championships and played in an NCAA-record 18 Final Fours. Duke has played in 15 Final Fours.
- The Sporting News called Carolina-Duke "the greatest rivalry in American sport" on Feb. 9, 2009.
The game will affect regular WFMY programming. The following shows will air at a later time:
- 1:37 a.m.: Two and a Half Men
- 2:07 a.m.: The Millers
- 2:37 a.m.: Elementary