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Owls, Duke to play in Coaches vs. Cancer tourney

Temple, which has been playing Duke pretty regularly in recent years, will face the Blue Devils again on Nov. 21 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn in the 2014 Coaches vs. Cancer Classic.

Owls, Duke to play in Coaches vs. Cancer tourney

Temple coach Fran Dunphy. (AP Photo/H. Rumph Jr.)
Temple coach Fran Dunphy. (AP Photo/H. Rumph Jr.)

Temple, which has been playing Duke pretty regularly in recent years, will face the Blue Devils again on Nov. 21 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn in the 2014 Coaches vs. Cancer Classic.

Meeting for the sixth time in the last nine years, the owls will face Duke in the second game of a doubleheader. The first game will pit Stanford against UNLV. The championship game will be played On Nov. 22. All four games will be televised on truTV.

The complete tournament field for the Coaches vs. Cancer Classic will be announced at a later date. 

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