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03/18/2013 09:37 am ET

Duke vs. Albany NCAA Tournament 2013 Capsule Preview: Predict The Winner

No. 2 seed Duke will face No. 15 Albany in the second round of the 2013 NCAA Tournament in the Midwest region.

Duke is just 18-1 with Ryan Kelly in the lineup and the Blue Devils have two other stars -- Seth Curry and Mason Plumlee -- who average 17 points per game.

The winner in this matchup in Philadelphia on March 22 will face the winner of No. 7 Creighton and No. 10 Cincinnati in the third round.


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Take a look at these capsule glances at the teams' 2012-2013 seasons and let us know who you predict will survive and advance.

Duke
Regular Season Record: 27-5
Conference Record: 14-4 (Atlantic Coast)
Conference Tournament Results: Lost to Maryland in quarterfinals
Top Players: Mason Plumlee (Forward), Seth Curry (Guard), Ryan Kelly (Forward)
Top 25 Wins: Kentucky (#3), Louisville (#2), Ohio State (#4), Miami FL (#5)
Worst Losses: Maryland (83-81), Miami FL (90-63), Virginia (73-68)
RPI Ranking: 1

Albany
Regular Season Record: 24-10
Conference Record: 9-7 (America East)
Conference Tournament Results: Won America East Championship
Top Player: Mike Black (Guard)
Top 25 Wins: None
Worst Losses: Loyola Maryland (67-64), Quinnipiac (59-57)
RPI Ranking: 128

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