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30 July 2015

30 July 2015

The Duke basketball program hopes Harry Giles will soon commit to becoming a Blue Devil. Today, Giles announced via a note on his Twitter account that he will be spending his senior year at Oak Hill Academy in Mouth of Wilson, Va. – the prestigious school that has become known for producing so…
29 July 2015

Football season is fast approaching and the Blue Devils are ready to contend for another Coastal Division crown.  To get you ready for the upcoming season stay tuned to Duke Report as we preview the team and conference as we countdown to the kickoff of the season against Tulane on Thursday, Sep…
29 July 2015

The class of 2017 has been a hot topic for Duke basketball recruiting over the past few weeks. With the program extending scholarship offers in the past two months to Wendell Carter, Gary Trent Jr., Trae Young, D.J. Harvey, and now Mohamed Bamba, we’re getting a good idea of the players who wi…
28 July 2015

The Duke basketball program continues to give out scholarship offers as Mohamed Bamba is the latest high school player to receive an invitation to join the Blue Devils. Bamba is a 6’11”, 200-pound 5-star power forward in the class of 2017 who is ranked as the No. 2 power forward and No.
28 July 2015

Per @ASlater247 Duke offers 6’10, 200lb 2017 power forward Mohamed Bamba. Earlier today Duke offered 2016 power forward Wenyen Gabriel. The post Duke Offers 2017 PF Mohamed Bamba per @ASlater247 appeared first on Duke Blog.
28 July 2015

As the 2016 Summer Olympics hosted in Rio de Janeiro next year approach, USA Basketball will prepare by holding a mandatory minicamp in Las Vegas in August for any players interested in representing the United States in men’s basketball and competing with Team USA under Duke and U.S. nati…
28 July 2015

In January, the power five conferences, which includes the ACC, voted to allow the universities to provide full cost of attendance to student athletes. ACC Commissioner John Swofford says it's the right thing to do. The players are happy to have a little more meal money.
27 July 2015

One of the hottest names in recruiting over the past month has been Wenyen Gabriel, and he now holds a scholarship offer from the Duke basketball program. The 6’9″, 200-pound forward from Wilbraham & Monson Academy has caught the attention of many of the biggest programs in college b…
27 July 2015

Duke extends offer to fast rising star, 2016 Power Forward Wenyen Gabriel. Wenyen is 6’9, 200lbs out of Wilbraham, MA. Wenyen also has recent offers from Kentucky and Kansas Just received an offer from Duke! Blessed to have so many people in my life believe in me! — WenyenGabriel™…
27 July 2015

The post Duke Target Michael Porter Jr. New Mixtape! per @courtsidefilms appeared first on Duke Blog.
27 July 2015

Marshall Plumlee interviews freshman Brandon Ingram. The post Freshman Intro: Brandon Ingram appeared first on Duke Report.
27 July 2015

Coach K with a plus two, Coach Cal plus asst and many more watching Wendell Carter & loaded GA Stars team. — Eric Bossi (@ebosshoops) July 23, 2015 Team loaded up 33-27 at half over Utah. Dennis Smith w 13. Frank Jackson w 12. Bout how I would score the match up so far. Two great talents &…
23 July 2015

Awesome video from the Blue Devil Network about Duke’s title run… Video The post Great Video from @BlueDevil_NTWRK on Duke’s title run appeared first on Duke Blog.
23 July 2015

163 media members cast their ballots for preseason All-ACC team at the annual ACC Kickoff event this past week.  On Thursday the team was announced. Senior safety Jeremy Cash and senior center Matt Skura were both named to the preseason all conference squad. Cash was the leading vote-getter on…
23 July 2015

Five football players from the Triangle were named to the All-ACC preseason football team, which was announced by the league Thursday.
23 July 2015

First Blue Print of the season, some recruiting updates, roster and schedule updates. It’s a short one but again it’s just the first one.   If there are any questions or topics you want addressed in the next one please email me at brian@dukeblogger.com or tweet me @dukeblogger. The…
23 July 2015

The post Harry Giles & Jayson Tatum Peach Jam Mix per @JaimeBoyer appeared first on Duke Blog.
23 July 2015

After going undrafted in the 2013 NBA Draft, several All-Star seasons in the NBA D-League, a few 10-day and temporary NBA contracts, and an All-NBA Summer League performance this off-season, former Duke guard Seth Curry was finally able to nail down a guaranteed contract to join an NBA organiza…
22 July 2015

The post Duke Bound Jayson Tatum Ultimate Nike Peach Jam Mixtape per @ThePatientChase appeared first on Duke Blog.
22 July 2015

The annual ACC Football Kickoff concluded on Tuesday after three days of interviews, press conferences, voting, and previewing of the upcoming season.  This year’s kickoff event was held at Pinehurst Resort in Pinehurst, North Carolina. The event is seen as the ceremonial start of th…
22 July 2015

The annual ACC Football Kickoff concluded on Tuesday after three days of interviews, press conferences, voting, and previewing of the upcoming season.  This year’s kickoff event was held at Pinehurst Resort in Pinehurst, North Carolina. The event is seen as the ceremonial start of th…
22 July 2015

According to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports, Seth Curry has agreed to a 2-year contract with the Sacramento Kings. The deal is reportedly worth $2 million and gives Curry two guaranteed years with the Kings. After leading the NBA Summer League in scoring at 25 points per game with the New Orlea…
22 July 2015

The #1 ranked recruit for the class of 2016 Harry Giles recently trimmed down his list of possible destinations, naming the Duke Blue Devils in his top five schools. Giles is also interested in ACC schools UNC and Wake Forest as well as Kansas and Kentucky. We’ve noted before that there i…
22 July 2015

Photo courtesy of US Presswire: Tyus Jones Tue, July 21, 2015 DURHAM, N.C. — With the NBA Summer League now over, a number of former Blue Devils made impressions on NBA teams. For 2015 National Champions Quinn Cook, Tyus Jones, Jahlil Okafor and Justise Winslow, these summer leagues…
21 July 2015

Duke’s made three consecutive trips to the postseason and Blue Devils head coach David Cutcliffe thinks that experience could be the deciding factor to make it four straight. Duke returns all of its secondary including touted safety Jeremy Cash, both specialists and a bevy of talent in the bac…
21 July 2015

Duke alum Seth Curry was named to the All-NBA Summer League First Team, after a stellar performance in the Las Vegas Summer League leading the New Orleans Pelicans all the way to the semifinals while averaging a league-high 24.3 points per game. Most popular for being the younger brother of MVP Step…
21 July 2015

The various NBA Summer Leagues in Orlando, Utah, and Las Vegas have been raging for a couple of weeks. The programs allow teams to test their new rookies, and kick the tires on players trying to make NBA rosters.
17 July 2015

Following a $13 million donation from Steve Brooks and his wife, Eileen, the Duke Board of Trustees has approved the recommendation that the football field be named Brooks Field at Wallace Wade Stadium.
17 July 2015

Construction crews working on an overhaul of Duke University's Wallace Wade Stadium began installing new sod Wednesday morning after it grew for more than a year at a facility in Georgia.
17 July 2015

Josh Jackson vs Trevon Duval @ UAA Finals In Atlanta per @courtsidefilms The post Josh Jackson vs Trevon Duval @ UAA Finals In Atlanta per @courtsidefilms appeared first on Duke Blog.
16 July 2015

Just about every organization is evaluated for their 1st 100 Days, but we’re going switch things up a bit.   It has been 100 days since Duke won it’s 5th National Championship. So, lets now join Ro Shiell and Bermuda Bob look back after “Sleeping on it for 100 Days”…
16 July 2015

Junior forward Austin Nichols recently announced that he will be transferring from Memphis and, after some drama between Nichols and the school on his release, he has shown interest in joining the Duke Blue Devils. The 6-9, 228 pound power forward was one of the top recruits in t…
15 July 2015

After Duke landed their first commitment from the #2 ranked player in the 2016 recruiting class Jayson Tatum, a huge number of possibilities suddenly opened up for the Blue Devils in terms of recruiting and adding more top recruits to the future class. It’s been widely reported that…
14 July 2015

This afternoon 2016 SF Jayson Tatum, the number 2 overall player in the ESPN 100, pledged to the Duke Blue Devils. Tatum becomes the first commit in the 2016 class for the Blue Devils. He is a special talent especially on the offensive side of the ball. Not only is Tatum now a cornerstone of [&helli…
12 July 2015

Jayson Tatum, a small forward out of St. Louis, announced his intent to play college basketball at Duke University Sunday.
12 July 2015

Two Duke University linemen will serve as undergraduate assistant coaches this fall after suffering career-ending upper-body injuries, the school announced Wednesday.
8 July 2015

Duke redshirt senior linebacker Kelby Brown's will miss the 2015 season after suffering a torn left anterior cruciate ligament last Tuesday.
7 July 2015

It was only a few short months ago that Justise Winslow was celebrating a national championship at Duke. He was widely considered to be one of the ten best players in the country and was well on his way to the NBA. Then he was taken in the NBA Draft by the Miami Heat at […] Justise Winslow Tu…
7 July 2015

According to Vegas oddsmakers at the Bovada Sportsbook, former Blue Devil Jahlil Okafor is the preseason favorite to win the 2016 NBA Rookie of the Year award for the upcoming season with the highest odds at 7-2. Okafor was recently drafted #3 overall by the Philadelphia 76ers in the NBA Draft. Jahl…
5 July 2015

With 1,018 career victories, five national championships and two Olympic gold medals, Krzyzewski's success is undisputed. Krzyzewski's success did not start at Duke, however. It started with some advice from his mother.
3 July 2015

Mike and Mickie Krzyzewski married 46 years ago, they decided at the very beginning this would be a family business, a shared career.
3 July 2015

After winning his fifth National Championship, Duke head basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski has shown he can adapt to the changing landscape of college basketball.
2 July 2015

Duke consensus All-America offensive lineman Laken Tomlinson joins Virginia women's soccer two-time MAC Hermann Trophy winner Morgan Brian as the top male and female ACC athletes for the 2014-15 academic year, as voted upon by the Atlantic Coast Sports Media Association (ACSMA).
30 June 2015

Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski will be able to add another award to his stellar career, recently being named a 2015 recipient of the Joe Lapchick Character Award for the best men’s basketball coach. The Lapchick Award is given to coaches who exhibit honorable character and have impa…
30 June 2015

Team USA added two local college pitchers to their USA Collegiate National Team roster Tuesday ahead of a five-game series against the Cuban National Team.
30 June 2015

Last evening, 4 members of this year’s National Championship team were headed for the NBA … Here is where they are going right now: Jahlil “Oaks” Okafor was drafted 3rd by the Philadelphia 76’ers, befuddling everyone.  That may be the reason for his contemptuous d…
27 June 2015

Chazz Suratt, a three-star recruit out of North Carolina's East Lincoln High School, tweeted a color change Friday, from Duke blue to Carolina blue.
26 June 2015

The Philadelphia 76ers selected Duke center Jahlil Okafor with the third pick of the NBA draft on Thursday night. Blue Devil teammates Justise Winslow went No. 10 overall to the Miami Heat and Tyus Jones was selected 24 overall by the Cleveland Cavaliers.
26 June 2015