Johnson leads No. 11 Louisville past No. 3 Duke on the road

Louisville guard David Johnson dunks against Duke during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Durham, N.C., Saturday, Jan. 18, 2020. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)
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DURHAM, N.C. (AP) - Freshman David Johnson had a season-high 19 points and No. 11 Louisville hung on down the stretch to beat No. 3 Duke 79-73 in a key matchup in the Atlantic Coast Conference’s regular-season title chase.

Malik Williams added two free throws with 16 seconds left and followed immediately with a transition dunk off a turnover to help seal the win.

Freshman Cassius Stanley had season highs of 24 points and 11 rebounds for the Blue Devils, who shot just 37% and went 6 of 25 from 3-point range.