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30 April 2017

Irish centerfielder Mike Vierling drove an RBI walkoff triple into the right center gap to lift Notre Dame past Duke, 3-2, in the series finale Saturday afternoon at Frank Eck Stadium.
29 April 2017

After Notre Dame claimed a 5-4 victory in game one, Duke responded with a resounding 14-1 victory in the second to split the Friday afternoon doubleheader at Frack Eck Stadium.
29 April 2017

Former Duke Basketball star Shane Battier was recently named to the junior national team selection committee for the USA Basketball. Former Blue Devil Shane Battier has kept busy after his NBA retirement, spending time as a college basketball analyst for ESPN, chairman of his Take Charge Foundation,…
25 April 2017

Allison Vernerey finished her season last Sunday.  She opted to restart her career, joining Valentigney in France's fifth division.  The league is too far down the pyramid to have regular stats available, but Allison was one of the top players as a third place finish in one of eight divisi…
24 April 2017

No. 2 Louisville led 3-0 after two and broke the game open in the seventh as the Cardinals claimed the series over Duke with a 10-0 decision Sunday afternoon at Jim Patterson Stadium.
23 April 2017

Duke's comeback bid fell short in the second game of the Blue Devils' series at No. 2 Louisville as the Cardinals held on for a 7-5 victory Saturday afternoon at Jim Patterson Stadium.
23 April 2017

Sophomore Griffin Conine lifted his 12th home run of the season, junior Mitch Stallings tossed his fifth quality start of the year and junior Jack Labosky recorded a six-out save to lead Duke past No. 2 Louisville, 5-3, Friday evening at Jim Patterson Stadium.
22 April 2017

Future Dukie Gary Trent Jr. was named the Allen Iverson National Player of the Year last night and will play in the inaugural Iverson Roundball Classic in Virginia tonight. The post Congrats to Gary Trent Jr. ( @THAT_KID_GARY ) on being awarded the Allen Iverson National Player of the Year appeared…
21 April 2017

Check out our five greatest NBA moments for Blue Devils during the regular season. Let us know if you agree or what your favorite moment was as a Duke fan. The NBA playoffs are underway, but we’re taking a break to look back at the regular season to highlight some of the top stories…
21 April 2017

While the 2017-18 ACC basketball personnel picture will stay cloudy for at least the next few weeks, two important puzzle pieces fell into place with recent decisions to return by Notre Dame's Bonzie Colson and Duke's Grayson Allen.
20 April 2017

It’s not too hard to quantify what it means to both Duke and to Grayson Allen that he has chosen to give college basketball another year. Obviously you can measure it in points, and assists and that makes it very easy. Allen Averaged 14.5 points her game this past season – which is about…
19 April 2017

Grayson Allen is returning to Duke for his senior season.
19 April 2017

April 19 In-home visit with Mark Smith (4 Star PG) In-home visit with Kevin Knox  (8:00 p.m.-9:15 p.m. ET) (5 Star SF) April 23 NBA Early Entry Eligibility Deadline (11:59 p.m. ET) May 9-14 NBA Draft Combine 2017 (Chicago) May 16 NBA Draft Lottery 2017 May 17 Division I: Final Signing Date June…
18 April 2017

After Duke scored four first-inning runs, junior Ryan Day turned in his second quality start of the week to lead the Blue Devils to a 9-2 victory over Boston College in the series finale Sunday afternoon at Jack Coombs Field.
16 April 2017

Check out a recap of my experience at the first Duke Basketball hackathon, a competition merging basketball with technology. Duke University held a very interesting competition this weekend, and I had the opportunity to participate. The Fuqua Business school hosted the very first Duke Men’s Ba…
16 April 2017

Duke led 5-1 after two before Boston College outscored the Blue Devils 10-1 the final seven innings to clinch the series with a 15-6 decision Saturday afternoon at Jack Coombs Field.
16 April 2017

Will Wichita State’s move from the Missouri Valley Conference to the American Athletic Conference impact the ACC and Duke? Wichita State recently announced that the school will move from competing in the Missouri Valley Conference to a “basketball-only member” of the American…
12 April 2017

On Saturday, Lindsey Harding and Besiktas beat Istanbul University 76-59.  Lindsey had 12 points in 30 minutes.  Shavonte Zellous 21 points and 6 rebounds and Kiah Stokes had 10 points and 11 rebounds.  In the loss, ex-Mississippi State player Tan White had 16 points and 11 rebounds,…
10 April 2017

As Luke Kennard declares for the NBA Draft, he and his other two teammates, Harry Giles and Jayson Tatum, should give Duke 14 first-round draft picks since 2011. So...where are the others now? Did their careers pan out? Are they still looking for NBA success?
10 April 2017

Miami scored four runs in the first and used four pitchers to shut out Duke in a 7-0 series-clinching victory over the Blue Devils Sunday afternoon at Mark Light Field.
10 April 2017

After excelling in the Development League, former Blue Devil Quinn Cook has earned a multi-year deal and finally gets his shot with an NBA team. Former Blue Devil Quinn Cook has excelled in the NBA Development League since graduating from Duke in 2015. Now Cook will get a chance to show what he…
10 April 2017

Former Duke University quarterback Thomas Sirk will finish his college career at East Carolina University.
7 April 2017

Sophomore guard Luke Kennard has decided to forgo his remaining NCAA eligibility and head to the NBA after an All-American year. After heading into the season with the expectations of being a role player of the bench, sophomore shooting guard Luke Kennard starred for the Blue Devils in an All-Americ…
7 April 2017

Lauren Brownlow and Joe Ovies discuss how Duke and NC State fans should feel about UNC's NCAA title. Plus, a chat about Luke Kennard going pro.
7 April 2017

Consensus All-American Luke Kennard will hire an agent and enter the upcoming NBA Draft, foregoing his final two years of eligibility.
6 April 2017

The Durham Bulls defeated the Duke Blue Devils 2-1 in the first ever Battle in the Bull City Tuesday night, as Ryan Yarbrough, Jeff Ames, and Adam Kolarek held the Blue Devils in check in the friendly exhibition game at Durham Bulls Athletic Park.
5 April 2017

With UNC’s victory last night, the college basketball season came to a bitter end. Particularly for Duke fans. The positive news is that we can begin looking ahead to next season. Various media outlets are posting “Too Early” preseason rankings for the 2017 – 2018 season…
4 April 2017

On Friday, Carlos Boozer and Guangdong lost Game 1 of the Finals in China to Xinjiang 122-105.  Carlos had 26 points and 9 rebounds in 25 minutes.  Donald Sloan had 20 points and 7 assists and Yi Jianlian had 14 points and 12 rebounds.  In the win, ex-DII player Darius Adams had 30 po…
4 April 2017

Sources reported that freshman center Marques Bolden was planning to transfer from Duke, however now he is expected to return to the Blue Devils next season. Duke Basketball has had a very eventful offseason, with two seniors graduating, two players transferring from the program, and two players dec…
4 April 2017

On Monday, Chelsea Gray and Abdullah Gul University returned to domestic league play and beat Girne University 84-82.  Chelsea had 23 points in 33 minutes.  LaToya Pringle/Lara Sanders had 18 points and 6 rebounds and Jelena Dubljevic had 10 points.  In the loss, ex-Rutgers player Cap…
29 March 2017

Duke University freshman Harry Giles, who averaged 3.9 points and 3.8 rebounds per game for the Blue Devils in 2016-17, will enter the 2017 NBA Draft, the school announced Tuesday.
29 March 2017

Joe Ovies and Lauren Brownlow discuss departures from Duke University and NC State as the college basketball season winds to a close.
29 March 2017

Some questions arise each year about Duke during this off-season and I am curious as to what Duke fans think on certain issues regarding recruiting, changes, departing players and the like. Opinion Poll The post Duke Opinion Poll (Survey) appeared first on DukeBlog.
28 March 2017

Nearly halfway through the college baseball regular season the news isn't great for the two Triangle programs that earned NCAA tournament regional bids in 2016, while it's better for the one that didn't.
28 March 2017

Chase Jeter, who had six starts for the Duke Blue Devils in 2016-17, his sophomore season, will leave the team and transfer to another Div. I school, the university said.
23 March 2017

Duke University freshman Jayson Tatum, who averaged 16.8 points and 7.3 rebounds for the Blue Devils in 2016-17, will enter the NBA Draft, the school announced Wednesday.
23 March 2017

I would like to thank each and everyone of you who took the time to read my game previews. You’re one of the main reasons that kept me going. I also received some good comments & advice. I won’t go away as I may be writing an article or two during the offseason. Speaking of the seaso…
20 March 2017

The Gamecocks lead at the final media break is 10 as South Carolina is shooting a cool 72% from the floor in the second half (18-25).
20 March 2017

On Friday, Carlos Boozer and Guangdong won Game 4 of the Semifinals to take a 3-1 on Shenzhen.  Carlos had 27 points and 6 rebounds in 32 minutes.  Donald Sloan had 23 points and 7 rebounds.  In the loss, ex-Gonzaga player Jeremy Pargo had 23 points and 6 rebounds and ex-NBA player Ma…
20 March 2017

The ACC-SEC Challenge in the NCAA Tournament continues in Greenville on Saturday as North Carolina takes on familiar NCAA Tournament foe Arkansas while Duke plays a de facto road game against South Carolina.
19 March 2017

NCAAT Round 2 Game Preview #2 Duke Blue Devils [27-8] vs. #7 South Carolina [23-10] March 19, 2017 • ~8:40 PM ET • Greenville, SC • Bon Secours Wellness Arena Media: TNT, Blue Devil IMG Sports Network By Randy Dunson [Note: Please direct comments, suggestions, etc. to @RandyDunson] Su…
18 March 2017

Duke freshman Harry Giles has been limited by injuries all season, but as he heals, Duke gets better with him on the court.
18 March 2017

Duke took another step Friday in its continually-developing season, jumping ahead of Troy quickly en route to its 87-65 NCAA Tournament First Round win.
18 March 2017

The Duke Blue Devils may be relatively close to home in Greenville, S.C., to tip off the NCAA Tournament, but fans who traveled to follow them expect to hear more boos than cheers.
17 March 2017

What could qualify as the most remarkable accomplishment of Mike Krzyzewski's already extraordinary coaching career can't occur this season regardless of what Duke does in his 32nd NCAA Tournament, but he could get very close.
16 March 2017

Game Preview #2 Duke Blue Devils [27-8] vs. #15 Troy Trojans [22-14] March 17, 2017 • ~7:20 PM ET • Greenville, SC • Bon Secours Wellness Arena Media: ESPN, Watch ESPN Link, Blue Devil IMG Sports Network By Randy Dunson [Note: Please direct comments, suggestions, etc. to @RandyDunson]…
15 March 2017

Mark Zuckerberg's whirlwind tour of North Carolina takes him to N.C. A&T for a town hall with students then on to personal face time with Roy Williams, Mike Krzyzewski and their basketball teams. It's part of his "are we building the world we all want" tour. And he likes what he hears in our sta…
14 March 2017

By Bermuda Bob Each and every year, the Selection Committee comes under severe scrutiny for who they admitted to the Big Dance, and who the omitted.  This year, the consensus seems to be that everyone admitted deserved to be there, and those omitted were “no brainers” !!! The proble…
14 March 2017

Congratulations are in order for our Duke Blue Devils, who, despite wearing those inappropriate black uniforms, won the 2017 ACC Tournament in Record Setting form.  No other team in ACC history has won four (4) games in a row to win the event. Duke needed to go thru four (4) very tough opponent…
14 March 2017