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Congrats to 2016 CG Jordan Harris and the rest of the invites to the play in the Big Strick Classic in NYC. The post Congrats to 2016 CG Jordan Harris and the rest of the invitees to the play in the Big Strick Classic in NYC appeared first on Duke Blog.
1 August 2014 | 1:57 pm

College basketball fans may remember Duke slinking off the court after a 2014 NCAA tournament loss to Mercer, but the Blue Devils were absolutely dominant during the regular season on the offensive end. In fact, Mike Krzyzewski’s squad finished second in the nation in Ken Pomeroy’s pace-…
1 August 2014 | 3:59 am

With the future arrival of shooting guard Luke Kennard, it’s hard not to let the mind drift back to a time when another mid-west shooting guard electrified Duke crowds with the same sort of scoring acumen that Luke Kennard is displaying in high school currently.  It just so happens that t…
1 August 2014 | 3:49 am

Report: Mason Plumlee likely to make Team USA over DeMarcus Cousins: Cue the ridiculous “It’s only because he went to Duke and Coach K’s the coach of the USA team too!” arguments now.
1 August 2014 | 12:45 am

Throwback Thursday – Duke Alum Mason Plumlee (@masonplumlee)  at the NIKE Skills Academy via @CourtsideFilms Peep out a young Duke and NBA bound Mason Plumlee who was promoted from the Select Team to the Senior Team at USA Basketball camp this week. Congrats Mase! The post Throwback…
31 July 2014 | 1:57 pm

Grant Hill donates $1.25 million to Duke: Grant Hill and his wife Tamia donated $1.25 million to Duke, the school announced Wednesday. $1 million of the donation will be used to upgrade athletics facilities, and the remaining $250,000 will go to the Annual Fund for the Trinity College of…
30 July 2014 | 10:26 pm

Former Duke University basketball star Grant Hill and his wife, Tamia, are giving $1.25 million to the school to support athletics and the Trinity College of Arts & Sciences, President Richard H. Brodhead announced Wednesday.
30 July 2014 | 3:33 pm

Really can’t say enough about Grant Hill and family, as he donates $1.25M to Duke. $1 mill for athletics facility upgrades, $250k to Trinity College and shows what a class act he is. The post Grant Hill (@realgranthill33) Donates $1.25M to Duke appeared first on Duke Blog.
30 July 2014 | 3:01 pm

Tyus Battle Mixtape @ EYBL Peach Jam The post Duke Target: Tyus Battle Mixtape @ EYBL Peach Jam via @CourtsideFilms appeared first on Duke Blog.
30 July 2014 | 1:58 am

Tyus Battle’s Terrific Summer Continues As He Makes USA U17 Roster; Derryck Thornton Suffers Broken Wrist After Strong Camp ZAGSBLOG Report: Krzyzewski says no end in sight to college coaching career The Chronicle Former Blue Devil player, associate head coach Collins to lead USA……
29 July 2014 | 9:16 pm

Dukeblogger caught up with 2016 PF TJ Leaf who also happens to be the latest player offered by Duke Coach Mike Krzyzewski DukeBlogger: Thanks for the time TJ, what do you think is the strongest part of your game ? TJ: My versatility and my ability to drive and knock down the 3 consistently. Duk…
29 July 2014 | 4:03 pm

Best of Day 1 Action. The post Best of Day 1 Action – USA Basketball appeared first on Duke Blog.
29 July 2014 | 2:43 pm

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Walking around either Louisville or Lexington—the two most basketball-mad cities in one of the most basketball-mad states in the nation—wearing a Duke shirt can sometimes be hazardous to a young man's health. Franklin, Ohio, shooting guard Luke Kennard didn't…
29 July 2014 | 6:16 am

McCallie Announces Non-Conference Slate for 2014-15  July 28, 2014 Per Duke Sports Information DURHAM, N.C.-  Duke University women’s basketball head coach Joanne P. McCallie announced the 2014-15 non-conference schedule Monday, which features six teams that advanced to the NCAA Tour…
28 July 2014 | 9:15 pm

The USA Men’s Basketball Team, who will compete in the World Cup this summer. (via Jay Bilas)…
28 July 2014 | 8:10 pm

Most importantly for Duke, Chase Jeter the number one target for Duke in the class of 2015 is nearing a decision and will have an announcement coming in a few weeks. The players for Jeter are UCLA, Duke, UNLV and Arizona. Duke is in a good position but with recruiting, you never know. Jeter has expa…
28 July 2014 | 7:08 pm

“I’m going to coach USA, and this is true, through Rio [in the 2016 Olympics]. I might coach in college longer. Probably. I do not see an end of my road in my college coaching.” - Coach K…
28 July 2014 | 4:49 pm

The Duke Blue Devils may have had a lot of talent during the 2013-14 season with Jabari Parker and Rodney Hood both starring nightly for coach Mike Krzyzewski. However, the duo’s skills did not translate to a successful season in […]…
26 July 2014 | 6:36 pm

Congrats to Tyler! Such an awesome and perfect opportunity for him! Read more about Tyler Thornton joining Wojo’s coaching staff at Marquette on the News & Observer: Tyler Thornton to join Marquette staff…
25 July 2014 | 11:51 pm

Forget the close proximity of the Triangle, The Pigskin Preview puts all of the area coaches at one table and the crew always provides some laughs along the way.
24 July 2014 | 10:49 pm

Two days after receiving 33 first-place votes to repeat at the Coastal Division champion, Duke University on Wednesday landed four players - second only to FSU's nine - on the 2014 Preseason All-ACC Football Team.
23 July 2014 | 3:28 pm

Duke head coach David Cutcliffe answered questions from the media Monday at the ACC Kickoff in Greensboro.
21 July 2014 | 11:45 pm

Duke's Laken Tomlinson and Kelby Brown answers questions from the media on day one of the ACC Kickoff in Greensboro.
20 July 2014 | 8:58 pm

The NCAA system may not be completely broken, but it could use some fixing was the general consensus among the athletic directors from the four major Triangle universities Thursday as they participated in a 90-minute, open forum discussion.
17 July 2014 | 10:58 pm

Duke athletics director Dr. Kevin White said Tuesday that he feels that he works in the entertainment business instead of the educational.
17 July 2014 | 10:30 pm

Duke released its non-conference schedule for this upcoming season. We’ve got some good match-ups to look forward to! (x)…
16 July 2014 | 3:12 pm

Duke University redshirt senior quarterback Anthony Boone was named to the preseason watch list for the Davey O'Brien Award as one of the nation's top quarterbacks entering the 2014 season, the Davey O'Brien Hall of Fame announced Wednesday.
16 July 2014 | 3:04 pm

Duke University senior wide receiver Jamison Crowder was named to the Biletnikoff Award watch list as one of the nation's top receivers entering the 2014 season.
15 July 2014 | 2:18 pm

FanTake’s are a place for you the fan to voice your opinions.  If you are interested in writing your own FanTake, just send us an email. Fans of Wayne’s World and/or Alice Cooper will know that Milwaukee is an Algonquin name meaning, “The Good Land.” Unfortunately f…
14 July 2014 | 5:52 pm

12 July 2014 | 3:00 am

@rodneymhood: It’s official! So excited to be apart of this organization! Thank you #jazz (x)…
11 July 2014 | 11:58 pm

Can you imagine if the Cavs get Kevin Love too? I might just straight up move to Cleveland if that happens.
11 July 2014 | 6:56 pm

LeBron back to Cleveland. I’m not gonna lie, I am SO looking forward to seeing what he and Kyrie can do together on the Cavs. (x)…
11 July 2014 | 5:10 pm

Made some changes to this blog! New icon of some Crazies. Not a big deal, but a change nonetheless, and definitely a step-up from that “DUKE BASKETBALL NEVER STOPS” logo that I made in about 10 minutes on the Mac equivalent of Paint however long ago. After, like, two years, I finally ins…
10 July 2014 | 3:23 pm

Detailing a decade-long battle over the "Duke" brand, the estate of actor John Wayne asked a California district court to declare that Duke University and The Duke's estate both can use the word without confusion in the market.
9 July 2014 | 10:58 pm

The Duke Blue Devils had a lot of talent in the starting five last season with Jabari Parker and Rodney Hood leading the charge, but when coach Mike Krzyzewski had to call on the bench it changed the game too much […]…
9 July 2014 | 6:33 pm

Duke University redshirt junior Will Monday was named one of 25 candidates on the watch list for the Ray Guy Award, which goes to the top punter in college football.
9 July 2014 | 2:56 pm

jscheyer: #DukeBasketballNeverStops (x)…
9 July 2014 | 12:31 am

Normally, when a team loses one of the best players in all of NCAA basketball to the NBA Draft, there is inevitable letdown. This will not be the case in Durham as Duke Blue Devils coach Mike Krzyzewski once again reloaded his roster […]…
8 July 2014 | 4:54 pm

Interesting. According to ESPN, McRoberts and the Heat have reportedly agreed to a 4-year, $23 million deal.
7 July 2014 | 10:33 pm

Luol Deng has devoted much of his pro career to giving back and the league continues to recognize one of the most generous players in [...]…
19 April 2014 | 5:58 pm

The book was closed on the 2014 Duke Basketball season on Wednesday with the annual team banquet in Cameron.  The event honored our four seniors [...]…
16 April 2014 | 1:58 pm

The best in the world continue to visit Duke to get better.  Just this week, one of the great groups of football talent ever assembled [...]…
10 April 2014 | 1:30 pm

Mason Plumlee won the game for Brooklyn yesterday with an impressive shot block in the closing seconds with the best player in the world rising [...]…
10 April 2014 | 1:21 pm

The Blue Devils were well-represented at the McDonald’s Game last night in Chicago, with MVP Jahlil Okafor leading the way.  Duke signees Okafor, Tyus Jones, [...]…
3 April 2014 | 9:39 pm

Former Marquette star Dwyane Wade offered encouraging words on Coach Wojo’s hire at his alma mater.  Wade and Wojo worked together with USA Basketball and [...]…
2 April 2014 | 8:27 pm

Grayson Allen stole the show at the McDonald’s All-American Dunk Contest, showing off crazy hops with a creative flair.  After dunking over future Duke teammates [...]…
2 April 2014 | 8:09 pm

After two amazing decades as a player and coach at Duke, Steve Wojciechowski has been hired as the new coach at Marquette.  Wojo was introduced [...]…
2 April 2014 | 6:55 pm

A record 32,506 students applied for admission at Duke this year and more 2,600 found out last night they’ve been invited to join the Class [...]…
28 March 2014 | 10:05 pm

Coach K met with the media on Wednesday to provide an update heading into the offseason.  Duke fans were excited to hear that the U.S. [...]…
27 March 2014 | 8:43 pm