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UNC Investigation Reveals Widespread Academic Fraud: Things we already knew, just in a more official and in-depth format, I guess. And from the additional info that I’ve gathered from Twitter (local reporters down there are live-tweeting the press conference about all of this), things could ge…
22 October 2014 | 6:49 pm

Duke opened it’s 11th practice of the year to media and guests from the Duke Children’s Hospital yesterday, and based on their performance during the semi-closed practice at Cameron Indoor Stadium, its highly regarded freshmen class may just live up to the hype. While far from finis…
22 October 2014 | 5:01 pm

We have reached the halfway point in the 2014 ACC football season and every team in the Coastal Division has posted a record of either 2-1 or 1-2. Improbably, every Coastal team is still in contention.
22 October 2014 | 3:47 pm

A Look at Xavier Tillman 2017 PF who will be in attendance Saturday at Countdown to Craziness in Cameron Indoor. The post A Look at Xavier Tillman 2017 PF Courtesy of @PrepHoopsTV appeared first on Duke Blog.
22 October 2014 | 2:22 pm

Check out this nice feature on former Blue Devil Jabari Parker as the NBA season approaches. Watch the #2 overall pick behind the scenes on [...]…
21 October 2014 | 9:42 pm

The Duke basketball program landed the No. 1 recruiting class in the country in 2014, according to 247Sports, and there is a very real chance that the rich will get richer in 2015. Mike Krzyzewski and company are one or two elite players away from bringing in yet another loaded class. Before we…
21 October 2014 | 7:16 pm

This poll is not “Who’s your favorite player?” or “Do you think Coach K is the best?” The questions are more involved, so please answer honestly and only one time. I hope you find the poll interesting and recommend it to any Duke fans that you know. As soon as I feel I…
21 October 2014 | 5:18 pm

With CTC happening this Saturday...Duke Basketball is back!  I hope to see a lot of you down at CTC Saturday in what will be a celebration among coaches, players, and fans.  Until then, go check out my latest article (link below) at Duke Report where I interviewed Jon Scheyer. Jon Schey…
21 October 2014 | 4:22 pm

Two of the No. 1 overall candidates for the 2015 NBA draft happen to be big fellas this year. Duke's Jahlil Okafor and Kentucky's Karl Towns, each of whom fit the profile of your traditional one-and-done freshman, should quickly find themselves in the top-prospect debate once the season gets underwa…
20 October 2014 | 11:23 pm

Has the opening coin toss in college football changed? After watching Saturday's college football action, Steve Logan joked that instead of teams picking to start on offense or defense, they are now asked if they will in fact even play defense.
20 October 2014 | 1:45 pm

Duke was able to celebrate it’s Homecoming weekend with a tough and hard-fought victory against Virginia that came down to two huge stops by the Blue Devil defense towards the end of the 4th quarter to keep UVA from tying or winning the game. With this win, Duke now has a 6-1 record and are [&…
20 October 2014 | 3:22 am

Nolan Smith Throws Towel While Walking to Bench, Infuriates Coach (via Deadspin) In some very un-Nolan-like behavior, he angrily threw a towel while walking to the bench after being subbed out of a game. Head coach Ergin Ataman confronted him just moments later, but Nolan appeared to ignore the coac…
19 October 2014 | 5:07 pm

The ACC is one step closer to having multiple teams tied for the Coastal Division.
19 October 2014 | 2:02 pm

The accolades continue to pour in for Duke center Jahlil Okafor before he's even suited up in his first collegiate game. The CBSSports.com National Player of the Year is preparing to embark on what should be a very short collegiate career, 35 or so games between him and a date with NBA Commissioner…
19 October 2014 | 4:08 am

Backup quarterback Thomas Sirk threw a 3-yard touchdown pass to David Reeves with 7:23 left and Duke beat Virginia 20-13 on Saturday.
19 October 2014 | 12:35 am

Exactly one week until Countdown to Craziness! Who’s ready?! And better yet, are any of my followers actually attending?
18 October 2014 | 10:47 pm

[sips tea] 🐸☕…
18 October 2014 | 5:42 pm

Kyrie to LeBron for the alley-oop slam. I have a feeling we’ll be seeing a lot of this this NBA season.
18 October 2014 | 4:14 pm

"Ballin’ like Jabari ParkerThey say I look like himIf we met, bet it would be awkward…” Childish Gambino — Late Night In Kauai (ft. Jaden Smith)…
17 October 2014 | 11:37 pm

Duke basketball to host autograph session and open practice Nov. 1: Start thinking about what item you want your favorite Blue Devils to autograph, Duke basketball fans. The Blue Devils—ranked No. 3 in the Preseason USA Today Coaches Poll—will be hosting their annual open practice…
17 October 2014 | 7:15 pm

Looks like the team recently had a pretty interesting video shoot in preparation for Countdown to Craziness… (via BluePlanetShots)…
17 October 2014 | 7:05 pm

Duke University's men's basketball team will hold a free autograph session and open practice for the public on Nov. 1 at Cameron Indoor Stadium.
17 October 2014 | 5:15 pm

It's a sign of how far Duke's program has come that reaching bowl eligibility has become almost an afterthought.
17 October 2014 | 3:13 pm

  Coach Mike Krzyzewski recently received the 2014 George Catlett Marshall Medal, the highest award presented by the Association of the United States Army. The [...]…
16 October 2014 | 11:23 pm

Virginia linebacker Max Valles and his teammates don't have fond memories of last season's game against Duke. The Cavaliers built a 22-0 lead in the first half, then folded in an embarrassing 35-22 loss.
16 October 2014 | 10:04 pm

16 October 2014 | 5:16 pm

Duke Basketball and USA Basketball head coach Mike Krzyzewski was recently awarded with the 2014 George Catlett Marshall Medal from the United States Army. The Marshall Medal is a very prestigious Army award is presented to an individual this year who is recognized for selfless s…
16 October 2014 | 3:17 pm

The 2014-15 ACC college basketball season is roughly a month away, which means Midnight Madnesses, secret scrimmages and overseas exhibitions are either on the near horizon or recently concluded. With Louisville’s replacement of Maryland in the league this year, it should be another…
16 October 2014 | 3:01 pm

With so much excitement surrounding the incoming freshmen in the Duke basketball program, it is easy to overlook the key returnees—like Amile Jefferson—as the 2014-15 season approaches. However, Jefferson is a critical factor in any ACC or national title hopes that the Blue Devils hold t…
15 October 2014 | 9:27 pm

Mike Krzyzewski will receive AUSA’s George Catlett Marshall Medal: Coach Michael W. Krzyzewski, legendary head basketball coach at Duke University and a long-time supporter of our men and women in uniform and their families, will receive the 2014 George Catlett Marshall Medal, the highest awa…
15 October 2014 | 5:02 pm

per http://www.fayobserver.com By Drew Brooks Military editor Full Article here. Duke University basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski will receive AUSA’s 2014 George Catlett Marshall Medal, the highest award presented by the organization. Coach K, described as the “legendary head basketball…
15 October 2014 | 3:18 pm

Even during Duke's worst years under David Cutcliffe, the Blue Devils could always count on beating Virginia.
14 October 2014 | 8:12 pm

  “That’s how I played the best, just being aggressive and having that chip on my shoulder and just use that to motivate you as a player to play your best.” In an interview with Steve Clark of The Devil’s Den, Dahntay Jones looks back at his days at Duke fondly, remember…
14 October 2014 | 7:12 pm

Duke basketball is looking for a talented graphic designer to help create new content for our social media platforms.  This volunteer partnership with Duke basketball [...]…
14 October 2014 | 5:55 pm

After a very strong performance that helped fuel the Blue Devil’s upset over ACC Coastal Division foe No. 22 Georgia Tech and the first Duke win at Georgia Tech in 20 years, Jeremy Cash was named this week’s ACC Defensive Back of the Week. Cash, a redshirt junior safety, has already rece…
14 October 2014 | 11:25 am

Duke offers its second point guard in the 2016 class. Derryck Thornton is a 6’2, 165lb point guard out of Findlay Prep in Nevada and for those who haven’t seen him here is a highlight real to get a sense of what he can do on the court. Duke has also offered athletic point guard Dennis Sm…
14 October 2014 | 2:17 am

If there was any doubt about it, which there should not have been, Steve Spurrier no longer rates as the top Duke football coach since Bill Murray retired after the 1965 season.
13 October 2014 | 3:18 pm

Strike another long losing streak off Duke's record.
12 October 2014 | 4:09 am

Georgia Tech has positioned itself to have a special season.
11 October 2014 | 5:07 am

2014-2015 Duke freshmen player portraits. See more at BluePlanetShots.
11 October 2014 | 2:28 am

http://www.goduke.com/ The post Tyus Jones (@Tyusjones06): Freshman Focus from GoDuke.com appeared first on Duke Blog.
10 October 2014 | 9:56 pm

  In a recent ESPN article, writer C.L. Brown takes a closer look at Duke’s 1982 recruiting class. The six-member class included Johnny Dawkins, Mark [...]…
9 October 2014 | 4:06 pm

After a much-needed Bye Week, Duke looks ahead to playing at Georgia Tech. Duke will attempt to hand Georgia Tech it’s first loss of the season and end the Blue Devils’ 10-game losing streak to its Coastal Division rival. Georgia Tech is coming off an impressive 28-17 win over Miami in w…
9 October 2014 | 2:46 pm

CBS Sports recently released it’s preseason NCAA basketball award list for the 2014-2015 season and, even though it’s early, Duke freshman Jahlil Okafor will have very high expectations for the upcoming season. Okafor, the top ranked recruit in the 2014 class, is predicted by CBS to make…
9 October 2014 | 4:17 am

What does Duke mean to you? Duke means a tradition of winning and that’s something that I’ve always been a part of. I chose to [...]…
8 October 2014 | 9:05 pm

What does Duke mean to you? Duke means everything to me. My basketball career really started off when I was 5 years old and I [...]…
7 October 2014 | 8:15 pm

Check out a few nice dunks in the K Center.
6 October 2014 | 9:17 pm

The USA won the 2014 FIBA World Cup in dominant fashion. The 33.0 points per game differential was the most of a U.S. men’s team [...]…
6 October 2014 | 8:03 pm

Duke Senior captain Quinn Cook recently sat down with DBP to answer a few questions. What does Duke mean to you? QC: Duke means everything. [...]…
3 October 2014 | 8:53 pm

Duke captain Amile Jefferson recently sat down to answer a few questions. What does Duke mean to you? AJ: Duke means tradition. It’s a decision that’s [...]…
2 October 2014 | 8:47 pm