No. 10 Duke is shooting 3.3 percent from downtown against Syracuse at halftime, and star junior Grayson Allen hasn’t hit from deep yet.
The 6-5 point guard is 0-for-4 from behind the arc. He has seven points at the break, while Duke freshman Jayson Tatum leads all with 14 points.
The Blue Devils were ahead 33-25 at the break.
Allen is 1-of-7 from the floor and 3-of-3 from the free throw line.
All four of his three-point tries against the Orange’s zone have been contested. Tatum (2), Luke Kennard (2) and Matt Jones (1) are responsible for Duke’s five 3-pointers in the first half.
Duke entered tonight’s game at the Carrier Dome averaging an ACC-best 9.3 3s a game.