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Duke was named America’s most popular team for the sixth straight year by the Harris Poll.  Kentucky was second, followed by UNC.  The Blue Devils [...]…
28 March 2015 | 8:27 am

Here are today's national links for the NCAA tournament. National NCAA Links Surveying the West Region: Wisconsin, Xavier, Arizona Surveying the West Region: Wisconsin, Xavier, Arizona Loyal Wichita State fans headed to Cleveland for Sweet 16 Bob Lutz: Shoc…
26 March 2015 | 7:33 am

Here are today's ACC links for the NCAA tournament. ACC NCAA Links Four years of Triangle Final Four frustration at an end? Journey to Sweet 16 tested UNC, State and Duke UNC ready as it will ever be for Wisconsin’s Frank Kaminsky Can you imagine Duke, NC…
26 March 2015 | 7:29 am

In this installment, Rowan Shiell & Bermuda Bob talk about what else they saw in the Big Dance, aside from Duke’s games.   Be careful, if you’re not able to handle very frank opinions !!! Query #1 Cinderella teams have long been the mark of a good tournament because they ga…
25 March 2015 | 9:01 pm

In this installment, Rowan Shiell & Bermuda Bob comment on Duke’s first two outings in the Big Dance, look forward to the Sweet 16, and take a peek beyond.  Plus, they discuss the ACC’s wonderful showing, and opine on the CBS coverage … Query #1 Duke broke into the Big Da…
25 March 2015 | 8:03 pm

Duke Basketball assistant coach Jon Scheyer dropped by The David Glenn Show to talk about this year’s team and how they compare to his 2010 National Championship team. Listen below. The post Listen: Jon Scheyer joins The David Glenn Show appeared first on Duke Report.
25 March 2015 | 7:59 pm

I react to Duke’s 68-49 second round NCAA Tournament win over San Diego State, give thoughts on the upcoming Sweet 16 matchup against Utah, and offer up some other tourney thoughts.   Remember to visit iTunes where you can subscribe to, rate, and comment on the podcast https://itunes.appl…
25 March 2015 | 6:34 pm

The top-seeded Duke Blue Devils had little trouble advancing to the Sweet Sixteen, and now face off with the #5 seed Utah Utes. The Utes have a guard similar to Notre Dame’s Jerian Grant in Delon Wright, and seeing Jahlil Okafor play against fellow freshman standout Jakob Poeltl will be entert…
25 March 2015 | 5:32 pm

It is the time of the year in college basketball where coaches are fired, and universities start to look for replacements. The most recent firing was Herb Sendek of Arizona State, and one of the names linked to that job as his replacement is Duke’s associate head coach Jeff Capel. Capel is a f…
25 March 2015 | 5:07 pm

Jahlil Okafor has been talked about as a potential No. 1 pick in the NBA Draft since his junior year in high school. With his incredible collection of offensive post moves, footwork, and 6’11”, 270-pound frame, he’s drawn comparisons to Tim Duncan, which is why some NBA executives…
25 March 2015 | 12:33 pm

As the Duke Blue Devils continue their foray toward the Final Four and a shot at a national championship this weekend in Houston, they are striking a different chord than most Duke teams of the past have.  Unlike most of the great Duke teams under head coach Mike Krzyzewski, the 2014-15 edition…
25 March 2015 | 5:21 am

The top-seeded Duke Blue Devils hope to avoid an upset bid by the fifth-seeded Utah Utes when they square off in a South Region Sweet 16 matchup Friday. The Blue Devils are just 3-6 in their past nine trips to the Sweet 16 and have gone 1-5-1 against the spread versus No. 5 seeds since 1996, losing…
25 March 2015 | 12:41 am

Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski says his team got better in the Charlotte sub-regional, and suggests Duke is peaking now.
24 March 2015 | 9:32 pm

One of the unique parts of the culture of the Duke basketball program over the years has been the continuity of the coaching staff. Not only has Mike Krzyzewski established a legacy as one of the greatest coaches in the history of sports, he’s done it with the help of many of his assistant coa…
24 March 2015 | 7:18 pm

Duke is headed to Texas for the Sweet Sixteen and for Justise Winslow and Matt Jones it means going home. Listen as Winslow talks about how fired up he is to be playing Utah in his hometown of Houston and how Jones says it is a “surreal feeling” to be playing in his home state ... The po…
24 March 2015 | 2:47 pm

The Duke Football Program will host it’s annual Pro Day on Wednesday, March 25th at 1:30. The event will be held at the Brooks Practice Facility and will allow Duke football players to showcase their abilities to professional scouts for a chance to be drafted in the 2015 NFL Draft or…
24 March 2015 | 1:22 pm

  In Duke’s first two games of the 2015 NCAA Tournament, they have shown their fans that a 5th banner may soon be raised in Cameron Indoor Stadium. With Justise Winslow driving to the hoop and coming back home to Houston, and future #1 draft pick Jahlil Okafor (his dad is so much fun!) lo…
24 March 2015 | 12:59 pm

The Blue Devils are making their 28th Sweet Sixteen appearance after a big 68-49 victory over San Diego State on Sunday. A big part of the Blue Devils’ success this season has been due to the stellar play of Tyus Jones. Duke’s freshman has been “Mr. Clutch” all year with big…
23 March 2015 | 10:53 pm

This is every play of the game summarized with my thoughts. I mark the time of the game for when the specific play generally STARTS, rather than the exact time that would be listed in the official play-by-play. These thoughts are not meant to be grammatically perfect. I somehow forgot to record the…
23 March 2015 | 9:09 pm

The post Top Plays: Duke 68 SDSU 49 from @dukeblueplanet appeared first on Duke Blog.
23 March 2015 | 5:44 pm

The Duke Blue Devils have been dominant so far in the NCAA tournament, beating both Robert Morris and San Diego State by a combined 48 points. Even with the dominance though there are still some question marks for this Duke team namely on the defensive side of the ball. One perceived weakness that p…
23 March 2015 | 5:14 pm

One of the criticisms of the Duke basketball program over the past few years has been that the Blue Devils peak too early in the season. I don’t know if there’s much validity to that because Coach K regularly talks about the importance of playing your best any time you step on the floor,…
23 March 2015 | 1:27 pm

Duke faces San Diego State Sunday at 2:40 p.m. (WRAL-TV, 99.9 FM The Fan) at Time Warner Cable Arena in Charlotte in third-round NCAA tournament action.
23 March 2015 | 3:00 am

The post AJ Harris vs Luke Kennard BATTLE in Ohio Elite Eight – OSU Buckeye & Duke Blue Devil match-up per ‏@darenscarberry appeared first on Duke Blog.
23 March 2015 | 2:48 am

Jahlil Okafor showed off all the moves — a spin, a dribble drive, a short jumper — that have made Duke's freshman big man possibly the nation's top player.
23 March 2015 | 12:07 am

Campus Insiders presents “Who’s Got Next?” Bonnie Bernstein and Jordan Cornette break down the upcoming matchup between the Blue Devils and Utes and predict the winner. The post Campus Insiders Preview Duke vs Utah appeared first on Duke Report.
22 March 2015 | 10:58 pm

During the postgame press conference following Duke’s 3rd-round win over San Diego State, Mike Krzyzewski talks about everyone’s hearts, thoughts and prayers going out to Notre Dame head coach Mike Brey, who lost his mother yesterday to a heart attack. Coach K also comments on the succes…
22 March 2015 | 10:50 pm

Breathe a sigh of relief Duke fans, it’s off to the round of 16 and a ticket home for Justise Winslow to Houston. Duke was never really threatened in this game, never lost the lead and ran through San Diego State 68-49. Some people will say that Duke maybe got a draw that was favorable but tha…
22 March 2015 | 10:06 pm

The big question that has surrounded the Duke Blue Devils all season is whether their defense is good enough to be a Championship contender. On Sunday afternoon their defense sure looked worthy as they beat number eight seed San Diego State by the score of 68-49. Duke will move onto the Sweet Sixtee…
22 March 2015 | 9:27 pm

The No. 1 seeded Duke Blue Devils are headed to the Sweet 16 after a 68-49 win over San Diego State in Charlotte Sunday.
22 March 2015 | 8:52 pm

Elizabeth Williams' Duke teammates weren't going to let her final game at Cameron Indoor Stadium turn into her last college game, period.
22 March 2015 | 7:05 pm

March is a special time of year for anyone who loves the game of college basketball. For Duke senior Quinn Cook, March holds an entirely different meaning.
22 March 2015 | 5:52 pm

The #1 seed Duke Blue Devils look forward to a tough third round matchup against #8 seed San Diego State on Sunday afternoon. Watch as Duke’s Quinn Cook, Amile Jefferson, Jahlil Okafor and head coach Mike Krzyzewski talk about how much respect they have for San Diego State, as well as preparin…
22 March 2015 | 1:28 pm

Game Preview Duke Blue Devils (30-4] vs. San Diego State University (SDSU) Aztecs (27-8] Sunday, March 22, 2015 • 2:40 p.m. • CBS • Charlotte, NC • Time Warner Cable Arena By Randy Dunson 1. Snapshot Duke Duke (30-4, 15-3) faces San Diego State (27-8, 14-4 MW) Sunday, March 22 at…
22 March 2015 | 2:50 am

I enjoyed doing the live video stream at the half of the Duke – Robert Morris game so I figure why not give it another shot at the half of the Duke – San Diego State game which has a 2:40pm tip time on Sunday, here are the details, hope people enjoy it no matter how nerve–racking i…
21 March 2015 | 6:18 pm

The post Luke Kennard scores 31 points in Regional Semi-Final WIN – 2015 Duke commit per @darenscarberry appeared first on Duke Blog.
21 March 2015 | 5:33 pm

I react to Duke’s 1st round NCAA Tourney win over Robert Morris 85-56 and discuss other 1st round news.   0-19:20 Duke-Robert Morris Analysis and Potential Future Matchups for Duke. 19:21-26:47 Other NCAA Tourney News and Commentary,   Remember to visit iTunes where you can subscribe…
21 March 2015 | 4:59 pm

Duke was able to blow past 16-seed Robert Morris on the way to an 85-56 victory in their first NCAA Tournament appearance this year. Robert Morris defeated North Florida in a playoff game in order to face 1-seed Duke in the round of 64. The Duke offense was able to bounce back after the loss [&helli…
21 March 2015 | 1:07 pm

With the win over Robert Morris, Coach K reached the 30-mark in a single season for an all-time best 14th time.  The Blue Devils have [...]…
21 March 2015 | 5:21 am

Duke kept giving Albany every chance to pull the first huge upset of the women's NCAA Tournament.
21 March 2015 | 4:29 am

Duke's youngsters saw plenty in their first NCAA Tournament game: the buzz of a fast start to a big lead, the challenge of putting away an overmatched opponent that keeps playing hard, even an irate Hall of Fame coach.
21 March 2015 | 4:14 am

You couldn’t talk about the Duke Blue Devils this week without the conversation always coming back to their recent early exits from the Big Dance, but that’s what you get when you loss in the round of 64 two out of last three seasons. This year’s Blue Devils squad decided to end th…
21 March 2015 | 3:18 am

What’s up Duke fans… It’s Justise in Charlotte here to share some thoughts about March Madness.  I am very excited headed into my first tournament. [...]…
20 March 2015 | 5:16 am

From the ESPN-affiliated Utah Jazz blog Salt City hoops comes a quick Duke Basketball-related anecdote……
20 March 2015 | 4:29 am

For the second straight year, a Blue Devil has been named National Freshman of the Year.  Jahlil Okafor won this year’s honor, following in the [...]…
20 March 2015 | 4:13 am

Twenty-nine Duke players have earned official All-America recognition under Coach K, the most all-time by a coach.  Quinn Cook and Jahlil Okafor are the latest [...]…
17 March 2015 | 9:57 pm

Last year around this time, Jabari Parker was named National Freshman of the Year for the Blue Devils.  A year later, JP has his own [...]…
12 March 2015 | 7:20 pm

Three Blue Devils earned All-ACC honors for a 2014-15 campaign that included a 28-3 record and a 6-1 record vs. the RPI Top 25. Jahlil [...]…
10 March 2015 | 3:02 pm

Jahlil Okafor was selected as the 2015 ACC Player of the Year, becoming the first freshman to receive the honor.  Ever. Jah dominated the paint [...]…
10 March 2015 | 2:42 pm

The All-ACC Freshman Team consists of five players.  Three of this year’s choices are teammates in Durham. Congrats to Jahlil Okafor (also the ACC’s Freshman [...]…
10 March 2015 | 2:28 pm