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ESPN's Prediction For Sunday's Duke vs. UCF Game

Zion Williamson of the Duke Blue Devils.

DURHAM, NORTH CAROLINA - FEBRUARY 05: Zion Williamson #1 of the Duke Blue Devils moves the ball against the Boston College Eagles during their game at Cameron Indoor Stadium on February 05, 2019 in Durham, North Carolina. Duke won 80-55. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

There are eight more NCAA Tournament games on Sunday, but there's no doubt that college basketball fans are most interested in one specific contest. Of course, it's Duke vs. UCF.

UCF big man Tacko Fall gave the Blue Devils a little bulletin board material earlier in the week, suggesting that Duke star Zion Williamson won't be dunking on him during the game. Williamson has since responded to the taunt.

Duke is the overall 1-seed in the NCAA Tournament, and as such, the Blue Devils are favored to win the contest. At the moment, the Blue Devils are favored by 13.5 points.

ESPN's matchup predictor also gives Duke a good chance to win. The Blue Devils have almost a 91% chance to win the game, according to ESPN's FPI. That's as high as you'll see for a second round game.

ESPN's prediction for Duke vs. UCF.

The Blue Devils enter the game with a 30-5 record.

The winner of today's contest will take on the winner of Virginia Tech vs. Liberty in the Sweet 16.

Duke and UCF will tip off at 5:15 PM ET and the game will be broadcast on CBS.