Mark Schmitz at Coach K Academy with Duke Coach K

Schmitz At Coach K Academy With Coach K

The upcoming game set for this Saturday night, April 2, has even the nation’s most cynical sportswriters searching for the proper superlatives.

Duke vs. the University of North Carolina, neighbors and college basketball behemoths, meeting for the first time in a men’s NCAA tournament game — and it’s the March Madness semi-finals, with the winner advancing to Monday night’s championship game.

Duke Basketball museum

Courtesy of Mark Schmitz.

Ryder Cup bag

Courtesy of Mark Schmitz.