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Kansas, which won a record 13th consecutive Big 12 regular-season title, is the new No. 1 in The Associated Press college basketball poll.
27 February 2017

Duke quarterback Thomas Sirk will transfer and play his sixth season of eligibility at another school, head coach David Cutcliffe announced on Monday. Duke will grant Sirk an eligibility transfer release to include all schools except members of the Atlantic Coast Conference, Army West Point, Baylor,…
27 February 2017

North Carolina is one win away from its second straight outright ACC regular-season basketball title and three other league teams are still trying to establish some NCAA Tournament security, but the outfit to watch most this week is Duke.
27 February 2017

27 February 2017

Duke clinched the series victory over Army West Point with a 5-1 victory Sunday afternoon at the Durham Bulls Athletic Park. A Ryan Day quality start and opportunistic offense gave Duke a lead that relievers Karl Blum and Jack Labosky preserved down the stretch.
26 February 2017

Duke Basketball lost a low-scoring conference matchup on the road against Miami without junior shooting guard Grayson Allen. The Blue Devils lost an ugly 55-50 game on the road against the Miami Hurricanes to lose their second straight road game this week. Duke Basketball was without guard Grayson A…
26 February 2017

On Saturday, Monique Currie and her team won 69-61.  Monique had 6 points in 15 minutes.  Jonquel Jones had 19 points and 12 rebounds.  In the loss, ex-UTEP player Kayla Thornton had 29 points and 9 rebounds. Boxscore: http://www.wkbl.or.kr/game/schedule/result.a [...]…
26 February 2017

For Miami, pregame was all about the seniors.
26 February 2017

With Wednesday's loss to Syracuse on a banked 3-pointer at the buzzer, Duke not only dropped two games behind leader North Carolina in the Atlantic Coast Conference race, the Blue Devils now find themselves in a mix with at least a half-dozen teams fighting for a double-bye in next month's ACC tourn…
25 February 2017

Duke’s seven game winning streak came to a devastating stop Saturday in front of 30,000 at the Carrier Dome. It was a game of inches that did not go the Blue Devils way, but nonetheless, Duke was not worthy of a win in this ugly showing. Here are the three storylines from the thrilling contest…
25 February 2017

Duke (22-6, 10-5) at Miami (19-8, 9-6) When: Feb. 25 | 4 PM (ET) Where: Watsco Center Watch Live: CBS Saturday Duke, after being taken down by Syracuse, looks to rebound against a hungry Miami team. Miami is looking to build its resume against another top 15 team and Duke is looking to once again st…
25 February 2017

No. 10 Duke (22-6, 10-5 ACC) travels to Miami (19-8, 9-6 ACC) Saturday trying to rebound from the at-the-buzzer loss at Syracuse. Marilyn Payne previews the matchup.
24 February 2017

This weekend's weather forecast looks good for baseball, particularly Friday. And all three Triangle teams are playing home games.
24 February 2017

If North Carolina can go 2-1 in its three remaining regular-season games - at Pitt, at Virginia and against Duke in Chapel Hill - the Tar Heels will win another ACC regular-season basketball race.
23 February 2017

John Gillon had done it before, just not quite on such a grand stage.
23 February 2017

I had mentioned in a tweet last night that as impressive as Duke’s 7 game winning streak was, their ability to hold a lead and put teams away has been underwhelming. In addition to an inconsistent defense the team had lacked the killer instinct that top tier teams tend to have. Duke has a much…
23 February 2017

North Carolina could significantly boost their chances of winning an ACC regular-season crown when it faces Louisville in a top-10 matchup on Wednesday. Meanwhile, Duke travels to Syracuse to face its TRUE rival.
22 February 2017

Despite Deacons’ sophomore sensation John Collins getting to the rim at will and dropping 31 points, Duke was able to narrowly escape Wake Forest by a score of 99-94 on Saturday. The win extends Duke’s winning streak to seven games and keeps Duke only one game out of first place in the A…
22 February 2017

Legendary Duke broadcaster Bob Harris joined Mandy Mitchell on the latest Conversations Podcast to discuss everything from his early days on the job to his retirement to his time away from the mic.
22 February 2017

Selection Sunday is rapidly approaching.  However, before the bracket is announced Duke has a challenging slate of games and the always daunting ACC tournament to navigate. With Wednesday’s victory at Virginia and the high-scoring victory over Wake Forest, Duke has everything to play…
22 February 2017

Duke (22-5, 10-4) at Syracuse (16-12, 8-7) When: Feb. 22 | 7 PM (ET) Where: Carrier Dome Watch Live: ESPN Wednesday, the streaking Duke Blue Devils will travel to NY to face the slumping Syracuse Orange in a battle of storied programs. The game marks the first time two 1,000-win coaches have ever fa…
22 February 2017

The Duke Blue Devils, who have been winners in their last seven contests,  are red hot right now, and they are currently looking at facing a streaky Syracuse team Wednesday. The Orange got off to a very unusual start this season, but seemed as if they were turning it around. They won five in a…
22 February 2017

Last week I likened the Atlantic Coast Conference basketball chase to the final furlongs of a great horse race. This week, the ACC's epic 2017 showdown more nearly resembles a cycling road race, where after weeks of watching a very crowded peloton, we now are seeing the beginning of a three team bre…
21 February 2017

Sophomore defensive linemen Brandon Boyce and Marquies Price have been dismissed from the Duke football team after failing to meet team standards, head coach David Cutcliffe announced on Tuesday.
21 February 2017

The freshmen led the way as the Blue Devils were able to go into Charlottesville and snag another impressive ACC win. The win was Duke’s sixth straight and leaves them just one game back from first in the ACC. As usual, here are my three takeaways from the game: Freshmen Continue to Grow There…
21 February 2017

For the second consecutive week, Blue Devil forward Jayson Tatum was named the Atlantic Coast Conference freshman of the week after great performances. Duke forward Jayson Tatum has starred for the Blue Devils and recently shown vast improvements on the court. The Atlantic Coast Conference hono…
20 February 2017

For the third straight week, Gonzaga, Villanova and Kansas are the top three teams in The Associated Press college basketball poll.
20 February 2017

It hasn't been a hot talking point - yet - but the voting for the seasonal ACC basketball awards has been changed drastically during the past few weeks.
20 February 2017

On Friday, Carlos Boozer and Guangdong beat Jiangsu 110-96.  Carlos had 19 points and 11 rebounds in 25 minutes.  Donald Sloan had 30 points and 9 rebounds and Yi Jianlian had 27 points and 11 rebounds.  In the loss, ex-Providence player MarShon Brooks had 36 points and 11 rebounds, e…
19 February 2017

For the second time this season Duke Basketball went down to the wire and pulled out a tough conference win against the Wake Forest Demon Deacons. The Blue Devils earned a hard-fought 99-94 win over Wake Forest to win their seventh straight game. Duke Basketball defeated the Demon Deacons in a…
18 February 2017

No. 12 Duke's once-disjointed roster is coming together and figuring out how to win games -- especially the close ones.
18 February 2017

There are certain teams that just Duke well and this year that team is Wake Forest. Wake is a team that is clearly a bounce or two away from being in the top half of the ACC and maybe a player away from being  a contender. The man against Duke was John Collins. Collins scored 31 against Duke in…
18 February 2017

Several weeks ago, Duke relied heavily on guard Luke Kennard for a large dose of offense. The production has become more spread out for the No. 12 Blue Devils, but that doesn't mean Kennard won't be front and center for Saturday afternoon's game against visiting Wake Forest at Cameron Indoor Stadium…
18 February 2017

Game Preview #12/14 Duke Blue Devils [21-5, 9-4] vs. #UR/UR Wake Forest Demon Deacons [15-11, 6-8] February 18, 2017 • 1:00 PM ET • Durham, NC • Cameron Indoor Stadium Media: ACC Network, Duke IMG Network Radio, Watch ESPN app By Randy Dunson [Note: Please direct comments, suggestions…
17 February 2017

The official first day of the season is Friday, when the Triangle's college clubs all begin their 56-game schedule. NC State opens the year ranked No. 14 by Baseball America, with North Carolina checking in at No. 17. Duke, coming off its first NCAA tournament appearance since 1961, enters the seaso…
17 February 2017

With a 6 game winning streak underway for the Duke Blue Devils it’s been sort of a head scratcher as to why and how things got better for this team. It’s seems an over simplification to just say they are playing better, obviously they are. Delving within the numbers shows a few reasons a…
16 February 2017

Duke Basketball earned another huge win defeating 14th-ranked Virginia on the road in a 65-55 victory led by freshman forward Jayson Tatum. The Virginia Cavaliers have been one of the top defensive teams in the country this season, but the Blue Devils were still able to come away with a hard-fo…
16 February 2017

I’m not sure many people had a sense of how Duke vs UVA would go. I think most thought it would be a low scoring affair but it was hard to determine by just looking at the numbers which team would come out on top. With Virginia losing it’s last game in awkward fashion it was hard to see…
16 February 2017

Mike Krzyzewski took a unique approach to coaching after No. 12 Duke went into halftime trailing No. 14 Virginia 25-21.
16 February 2017

On Friday, Karima Christmas beat her former team 74-52.  Karima had 16 points in 18 minutes.  Tianna Hawkins had 11 points and 10 rebounds.  In the loss, ex-Baylor player Destiny Williams had 16 points and 9 rebounds. Boxscore: http://www.wkbl.or.kr/game/schedule [...]…
15 February 2017

Duke Basketball will look to keep their conference win streak alive tonight in a tough road game against the Virginia Cavaliers. The Blue Devils seem to be figuring things out on the court the last few games, but we will know how good this Duke team really can be tonight. Duke will look to win…
15 February 2017

Duke forward Jayson Tatum was named ACC Freshman of the Week for the second time this season on Monday.
13 February 2017

Duke tries to keep its five-game winning streak going as it heads up to Virginia, while NC State just wants to maintain some shred of dignity hosting North Carolina after a week off for the Tar Heels. Plus, other ACC teams have to avoid letdowns in tricky games this week.
13 February 2017

Gonzaga is No. 1 for the third straight week in The Associated Press college basketball poll.
13 February 2017

The Duke University football team is in the middle of spring practice, and while quarterback Thomas Sirk isn't taking any snaps, he is making an impact.
13 February 2017

The good news for No. 18 Duke is that the Blue Devils (20-5, 8-4 ACC) is that the team avoided a post-UNC collapse on less than 48 hours of rest and beat Clemson Saturday.
11 February 2017

Duke's 86-78 win against North Carolina took everything that the No. 18 Blue Devils had down the stretch.
10 February 2017

For Duke fans, there is something special about a basketball game at Cameron Indoor Stadium. A home game that is also a victory over Tobacco Road rival UNC is an experience to treasure.
10 February 2017

Melanie Day marked the fulfillment of a life-long dream and eased her mind, for a just a bit, as she turned her attention from a battle with cancer to the Battle of the Blues.
10 February 2017

Ready for the DUKE vs UNC game tomorrow night?   Never been to a Duke vs Unc game?  Got 20 minutes to burn?   If you answered yes to any of the above questions.. go check out my DUKE vs UNC FAN EXPERIENCE VIDEO  (link below)  I shot back at the 2013 Unc at Duke game.  …
8 February 2017