Florida vs. Duke

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The series dates back to 1921 and the Jimmy V Classic game will mark the 17th meeting between the two teams. Duke leads the series 12-4, including a 70-65 Blue Devil victory in a 1994 national semifinal. As a No. 5 seed in 2000, Florida knocked out top-seeded Duke 87-78 in the Sweet 16. Florida is 2-0 all-time in the Jimmy V Classic, picking up wins in 1999 and 2013. Duke is also 2-0 all-time, coming away victorious in 1998 and 2001.

Purdue vs. Arizona State

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The Jimmy V Classic will mark the sixth time the two teams are matched up with the Boilermakers owning a 3-2 mark. The series dates back to 1968, and the last two meetings were on a neutral court in Las Vegas (2002) and Honolulu (1978). Purdue won their only previous Jimmy V Classic appearance in 1998. This will be Arizona State’s first appearance in the event.