Luke Kennard added 18 points and Amile Jefferson and Frank Jackson each finished with 15 for the Blue Devils (6-1).
Daniel Jones completed 34 of 50 passes for 316 yards for Duke (4-8, 1-7), which will miss a bowl game for the first time in five seasons.
Sirk had previously redshirted in 2013 after rupturing his other Achilles tendon.
Daniel Jones completed 28 of 46 for 248 yards and a touchdown but the Blue Devils (4-7, 1-6) did little downfield against the nation’s 127th…
Frank Mason II nailed a short jumper with 1.3 seconds left.
The only ranked team to lose to an unranked team was Connecticut, which dropped out of the poll.
Daniel Jones pulled Duke within three points with his second touchdown run of the game, a 2-yarder with 7:10 to play.
he Blue Devils return three of their four leading scorers and added a freshman class that could be one of the most talented in school histor…
The Blue Devils received 58 of the 65 first-place votes from the national media panel.
Thomas finally secured the win with a 50-yard run, weaving through Duke defenders, on a third-and-17 play from the Georgia Tech 21 with less…