2018 Tournament Preview

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Marvin Bagley III becomes just the second player in ACC history to be named the league's player of the year and freshman of the year in the same season, joining former Blue Devil Jahlil Okafor, who swept the awards in 2015 while leading Duke to the NCAA championship. The standout from Phoenix, Arizona is having a one- of-a-kind season in his #35 Duke uniform, with highlights aplenty and milestones to match. Entering postseason play, here are a few of the distinctions that are making this a season to remember… 21.1 11.5 60.5 Points Per Game Rebounds Per Game Field Goal Percentage Could become the first freshman, and the first Duke player, to lead the ACC in both scoring and rebounding One of three players nationally averaging 20+ points and 10+ rebounds, and the only freshman His 21 double-doubles (in 29 games) are the most ever for a Duke freshman… followed closely by teammate Wendell Carter Jr. with 15

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