Devil defender braces for test
Duke's Ryan Kelly, left, goes up for a shot as Albany's John Puk defends during the first half.
Posted: Saturday, March 23, 2013 12:00 am
PHILADELPHIA — No player taking the court for Sunday’s NCAA tournament game between Duke and Creighton will have a greater appreciation for the moment than the Blue Devils’ Ryan Kelly.
The 6-foot-11 forward missed 13 games with a foot injury. There were times when Kelly feared his senior season would end with him on the bench rather than on the court.
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Saturday, March 23, 2013 12:00 am.