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Duke Releases Epic Hype Video For Tonight's Game vs. UNC

duke players celebrate during their win at virginia

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA - FEBRUARY 09: Cam Reddish #2, RJ Barrett #5 and Zion Williamson #1 of the Duke Blue Devils hug in the second half during a game against the Virginia Cavaliers at John Paul Jones Arena on February 9, 2019 in Charlottesville, Virginia. (Photo by Ryan M. Kelly/Getty Images)

The Duke-UNC rivalry is among the best sports, let alone in college basketball. With the Blue Devils hosting the first matchup with the Tar Heels tonight, they've released a video to get the home crowd hyped.

On Tuesday night, the Duke Basketball Twitter account released a video entitled, "A Single Shade of Blue." Narrated by 9th Wonder, the video depicts some of the most memorable moments from the last few decades of matchups between Duke and UNC.

The Blue Devils come into the game as strong favorites. They are enjoying a nine-point advantage in the sports books.

Duke has won nine straight games, including two wins over ACC-rival Virginia. UNC, on the other hand, has won eight of its last nine with the lone loss coming to the Cavaliers at Dean Smith Center.

While Duke dominated the rivalry in the early part of this decade, the last few years have seen the two teams alternate wins and losses.

Duke and UNC last faced off in the 2018 ACC Tournament, with North Carolina winning the game 74-69.

Neither side has won back-to-back games in the rivalry since Duke won their fourth in a row back in February 2016.

With a UNC win, the Tar Heels would have their first winning streak against Duke since 2009.