As expected, the Blue Devils plummeted out of the AP Poll after their second consecutive home loss.
Duke, which was ranked No. 25 last week despite a disappointing 17-16 home loss to Virginia Tech, was thrashed on national television 45-20 by its rival North Carolina in its first Thursday night game since 1994.
As a result, the Blue Devils dropped out of the AP Poll Sunday afternoon and only received nine votes, fifth most among unranked teams.
Last week, Duke made history by staying in the poll for the fourth consecutive week, the first time that had happened since 1955... Read more