Several former Blue Devils have had an impressive first half in the 2020-21 season.
The Minnesota native must establish an early rhythm and avoid foul trouble to put Duke in the best position to win.
Coming off of three consecutive losses, all decided by four points or less, the Blue Devils are in desperate need of regaining the .500 mark.
Hurt will have a clear height advantage over whoever the Knights throw at him while Duke is on offense.
Roach thrives as a driver of the basketball, penetrating the defense with elite athleticism, whether on the break or in the half-court.