Stephen F. Austin stunned the college basketball world on Tuesday night, when it defeated Duke on the road to snap its 150-game winning streak against non-conference opponents at Cameron Indoor Stadium.
Nathan Bain connected on a game-winning layup at the buzzer to give the Lumberjacks the win.
We’ve seen a plethora of upsets this month, but it’s still shocking to see Duke fall to Stephen F. Austin with the home crowd on its side.
Following the game, ESPN broadcaster Dick Vitale went on social media to give his thoughts on the game.
“Been out all night as u can see by my tweets and just learned that Duke was shocked at Cameron Indoor Stadium by Stephen F Austin 85-83 in overtime,” Vitale wrote on Twitter. “A major upset! No doubt Lumberjacks the TEAM OF THE NIGHT!”
Vitale is clearly impressed by the Lumberjacks snapping one of the longest streaks in college hoops.
Been out all night as u can see by my tweets & just learned that Duke was shocked at Cameron Indoor Stadium by Stephen F Austin 85-83 in ot . A major upset! No doubt Lumberjacks the TEAM OF THE NIGHT!
— Dick Vitale (@DickieV) November 27, 2019
The Lumberjacks will try to avoid a letdown loss on Saturday as they face the Arkansas State Red Wolves.
As for the Blue Devils, expect them to bounce back when they host the Winthrop Eagles on Friday night.