Jared McCain drives with the ball as Kyle Filipowski sets a screen during Duke's regular-season matchup with N.C. State.

Beats' picks: Will No. 2-seed Duke men's basketball take rematch with N.C. State to advance to ACC tournament semifinals?

No. 2-seed Duke kicks off its postseason journey Thursday evening in Washington, D.C., against N.C. State in the ACC tournament quarterfinals. Before the rematch between these two Tobacco Road foes, The Chronicle’s beat writers are here to offer their predictions.