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NCAA various points of emphasis and rule changes Per the NCAA: Below you will find the link to our newest media/fan video. The seven-minute video reviews the cylinder rule (offensive and defensive) that has been discussed a lot by commentators throughout the early part of the season. We hope this cl…
7 December 2016

The post Top plays from Duke’s win over Florida from @DukeMBB appeared first on DukeBlog.
7 December 2016

 It has been way too long since I have updated this blog.  As always go to DukeReport.com for your latest updates on all things Duke basketball and Duke football.  Hey...  It's only December...   Let that sink in Duke fans.   Duke is nowhere near its full potential as a…
7 December 2016

Almost everybody in Madison Square Garden was impressed with the game Amile Jefferson had for No. 5 Duke.
7 December 2016

7 December 2016

So many different angles and stories to talk about in this game it’s hard to know where to start. Duke defeated the feisty Florida Gators 84 – 74 and this is a Gator team that is better than I thought, they have some pieces and clearly will make some noise with their exceptional guard pl…
7 December 2016

Tonight’s Devil Of The Day without a doubt is Luke Kennard. He played outstanding scoring 29 points on 10-16 shooting, and at one point tonight just didn’t miss. Dick Vitale says this kid is ready for the pros and Luke has really showed that. Honorable Mention – Amile Jefferson had…
7 December 2016

Duke coach Joanne P. McCallie is trying to treat Thursday's game against Elon like any other. That might not be so easy, because McCallie's daughter, Maddie, plays for the Phoenix.
6 December 2016

Episode 11: Brian & Bill talk about where Duke is, upcoming games and recruiting. Subscribe via itunes.       The post Sunday Night Duke Episode 11 appeared first on DukeBlog.
6 December 2016

Finally the day arrived with 66.6% of the “Big 3” played a meaningful game in a Duke uniform. Hopefully it signals the end of the conspiracy theories and endless speculation…oh wait, there’s still Harry Giles… crap. One thing to note and to keep an eye on for Duke fan…
5 December 2016

Reigning national champion Villanova is No. 1 in the AP Top 25 men's college basketball poll for the second time in school history.
5 December 2016

Duke will retire Elizabeth Williams' No. 1 jersey during the Blue Devils' game against Kentucky on Dec. 29.
5 December 2016

Basketball players for the University of Maine showcased their dislike for North Carolina's House Bill 2 during warm-ups against Duke University.
4 December 2016

Luke Kennard is ready for Duke to finally resemble the team that was picked No. 1 in the preseason.
4 December 2016

Luke Kennard stars for Duke Basketball against Maine as Jayson Tatum and Marques Bolden make their NCAA debuts, Grayson Allen and Frank Jackson sit. Duke returned to action today to rout Maine in a 94-55 victory. Sophomore guard Luke Kennard had a career game for the Blue Devils and domina…
4 December 2016

Luke Kennard played the best game of his college career. He scored 35 points and shot just over 60%. He was doing it all on the court whether it was playing defense, or dominating on the offensive end. Kennard was also 9-9 from the free throw line and also dished out 2 assists to go along with his 8…
4 December 2016

Duke fans were abuzz with the news that freshmen Jayson Tatum and Marques Bolden would play against Maine. For Tatum it would be his first start in a Duke uniform, in a meaningful game and the freshmen showed some flashes of why he’s a future first rounder. Clearly some rust needed to be knock…
4 December 2016

Jayson Tatum will make his debut today against Maine in about 30 minutes. Apparently Marques Bolden could see some action and there is a strong chance that Grayson Allen may rest his injury as well. The post TATUM!!! and maybe Bolden!? appeared first on DukeBlog.
3 December 2016

Former Duke head coach Steve Spurrier will receive the Contributions to College Football Award presented by the National College Football Awards Association during The Home Depot College Football Awards show on ESPN on Thursday, December 8.
1 December 2016

Junior Grayson Allen excelled when Duke needed it most against Michigan State, showing why he’s one of the favorites for national player of the year. Duke Basketball added to their event-best record in the ACC-Big Ten Challenge this year with a 78-69 win over Michigan State. Grayson Allen…
30 November 2016

Duke responded to coach Mike Krzyzewski's charge to play smarter and break away in the second half Tuesday night and beat Michigan State 78-69 in the ACC-Big Ten Challenge matchup.
30 November 2016

Grayson Allen keeps putting up huge numbers for No. 5 Duke. Imagine how much more impressive they might be if he were healthy enough to practice.
30 November 2016

No. 5 Duke surged in the second half Tuesday night, beating Michigan State 78-69 in the Blue Devils' ACC/B1G Challenge matchup against the Spartans.
30 November 2016

Duke is ready for another test from an established opponent, while Michigan State has probably seen enough of the elite teams so far this season.
29 November 2016

On Saturday, Daniel Ewing and Maccabi Ashdod lost to Maccabi Rishon Lezion 84-77. Daniel had 22 points in 37 minutes.  Chase Simon had 19 points and 7 rebounds and Ed Daniel had 11 points and 12 rebounds.  In the win, ex-McNeese State player Patrick Richard, ex-Buffalo player Javon McRea h…
29 November 2016

Kentucky and Villanova remain the top two teams in The Associated Press college basketball poll while Baylor made the week's biggest jump, from No. 20 to ninth.
28 November 2016

NC State center Joe Scelfo played every offensive snap Friday in a Wolfpack win over rival UNC and recorded five knockdown blocks along the way. For his efforts, the graduate senior was named the ACC Offensive Lineman of the Week.
28 November 2016

Coach Steve Logan and Jeff Gravley discuss Duke's loss to Miami and the state of the program after an injury-stricken season.
27 November 2016

Grayson Allen showed what he's capable of when healthy -- and then went down with the latest in a run of injuries for No. 6 Duke.
27 November 2016

Brad Kaaya was getting tired of throwing short passes. So he called an audible to go deep, and that's when the Miami Hurricanes responded.
27 November 2016

On Monday, Daniel Ewing and Maccabi Ashdod lost 89-68 to Maccabi Haifa.  Daniel had 7 points in 31 minutes.  Jake Cohen had 18 points and 10 rebounds and Chase Simon had 14 points and 8 rebounds.  In the win, ex-Western Kentucky player Orlando Mendez-Valdez had 17 points and 7 assist…
26 November 2016

Miami went to Duke last year with its season on the absolute brink, a lineup besieged by injuries and what would have been considered at best a minimal chance of winning.
25 November 2016

Grayson Allen's foot is feeling a little better -- and so is his shot.
24 November 2016

Exceptionally valuable, lustrously gifted.   Standing from bottom to top at 6’11, Marques Bolden’s presence underneath the rim shines like a pot of gold.   Incidentally, how many karats of gold makes Bolden’s game shine?   Not to overemphasize, but I would say approx…
23 November 2016

Marilyn Payne and the Blue Devil Network's Dave Harding preview Duke's season finale at Miami.
22 November 2016

On Friday, Carlos Boozer and Guangdong beat Xinjiang 117-85.  Carlos had 17 points and 15 rebounds in 29 minutes.  Donald Sloan had 30 points, 6 rebounds, and 7 assists and Yi Jianlian had 21 points and 13 rebounds.  In the loss, ex-DII player Darius Adams had 32 points, 9 rebounds, a…
22 November 2016

Former Blue Devil Marshall Plumlee reportedly took a train, a cab, and then ran to Madison Square Garden to compete in his first NBA regular season game. Former Duke center Marshall Plumlee went undrafted in the 2016 NBA Draft, but was able to sign a multi-year contract as a rookie free agent w…
22 November 2016

Duke quarterback Thomas Sirk has been granted a sixth year of eligibility by the NCAA and will be able to play for the Blue Devils in 2017.
21 November 2016

Five-star center Wendell Carter, Jr. has made his decision and will announce his college choice this Wednesday. Wendell Carter is one of the most talented big men in the 2017 recruiting class, and he is ready to commit to an NCAA team. Carter will announce his college decision on Wednesday November…
21 November 2016

Duke University will open the 2019 football season against the Alabama Crimson Tide in the annual Chick-fil-A Kickoff game in Atlanta.
21 November 2016

Jeff Gravley and coach Steve Logan analyze Duke's loss to Pittsburgh.
20 November 2016

On Tuesday night Duke took on Kansas in the State Farm Championship Classic and lost via a Buzzer Beater. Tonight, Bill Wheeler joins me, Bermuda Bob, to dissect why the Buzzer Beater was not what caused the loss. How Good is Duke ??? Both Bill and I agree that rankings are meaningless at this point…
19 November 2016

Week 12 features NC State's senior day, UNC's game against an unbeaten team, Duke at Pittsburgh and ECU's Hurricane Matthew makeup game. NCCU & NC A&T pay for the MEAC Title and Wake Forest hosts Clemson.
17 November 2016

On Monday, Karima Christmas and her team won 69-62.  Karima had 10 points in 20 minutes.  Tianna Hawkins had 15 points and 8 rebounds.  In the loss, ex-Notre Dame player Natalie Achonwa had 16 points and 10 rebounds and ex-UTEP player Kayla Thornton had 11 points and 8 rebounds. Boxs…
17 November 2016

Ordinarily, Duke basketball has personified the precedence of being an eminent program in college basketball year in and year out.   After last night’s stunning two-point win for No.7 Kansas, the No.1 Blue Devils asserted a feeling of being tempestuous.   Let’s be concisely cor…
16 November 2016

Marilyn Payne & the Blue Devil Network's Dave Harding preview Duke's game at Pittsburgh.
16 November 2016

Kansas flew to New York both frazzled and disappointed while forced to get ready for another elite showdown Tuesday against top-ranked Duke in the Champions Classic at Madison Square Garden.
15 November 2016

The leaves have revealed their lovely colours, and are now brown on the ground, waiting to be collected.  Shorts have been relegated to the gym. Heavier clothes are the standard when out enjoying the crisp cooler air outside.  For us, it is a challenge to see how long we can go before acti…
15 November 2016

On Friday, Carlos Boozer and Guangdong lost 111-88 to Guangdong.  Carlos had 10 points and 10 rebounds in 26 minutes.  Donald Sloan had 35 points, 6 rebounds, and 6 assists and Yi Jianlian had 27 points and 9 rebounds.  In the win, ex-BYU player Jimmer Fredette had 51 points, 10 rebou…
15 November 2016

Only a week ago we were ready to anoint Larry Fedora as the class valedictorian. That was when the shrewd ol' master at Duke strolled out of his film-room lab and might as well have yelled, "Not so fast, my friend, not so fast."…
14 November 2016