Big Ten Wins ACC/Big Ten Challenge 8-6 (UPDATED)
The Big Ten won the ACC/Big Ten Challenge 8-6, but the ACC closed strong winning 4 of 6 games on Wednesday.
The ACC hasn’t won the event since 2008, with the Big Ten winning from 2009-11 and now again in 2014. The two leagues tied in 2012 and ’13.
This year’s event expanded to 14 games with the additions of Rutgers and Maryland to the Big Ten.
The marquee game took place Wednesday night when Jahlil Okafor and No. 4 Duke shot 65 percent from the field and downed Frank Kaminsky and No. 2 Wisconsin, 80-70 in Madison, Wisc.