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Photo: Jay-Z Is At The Duke-Pitt Game On Tuesday Night

Pitt's mascot on the basketball court while holding a sign that says "Let's Go Pitt."

PITTSBURGH, PA - JANUARY 31: The Pittsburgh Panther cheers against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish during the game at Petersen Events Center on January 31, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

On Tuesday night, the Duke Blue Devils traveled to Pittsburgh to take on the Panthers in an all-ACC affair. Former Duke assistant Jeff Capel took over the Panthers' college basketball program this season and has Pitt playing inspired basketball.

However, whenever Duke comes to town - especially with its star freshman - there's a tough challenge in store. That's the case so far tonight as the Blue Devils hold a significant lead in the final minutes of the first half.

With just under four minutes left to play in the first half, Duke holds a 38-24 lead thanks to 17 points from freshman phenom Zion Williamson.

Despite Williamson's star power, there's an even bigger celebrity in the building tonight. Rap mogul Jay-Z is in the house to watch the Blue Devils and Panthers go at it.

It's not often there's a bigger star in the arena when Zion Williamson is on the court.

In his first season with the Panthers, Capel has Pitt sitting at 12-6 on the year, but ACC conference play will likely add to the loss column. Duke looks to be adding to that notion with a dominant first-half performance.

Coach Mike Krzyzewski isn't taking it easy on his former assistant coach Tuesday night.