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Duke to Compete in East Rutherford, N.J.
18 December 2014 | 7:30 pm

US Basketball Names Coach of the Year…
18 December 2014 | 6:56 pm

Chris Collins and Jon Scheyer, two former players who have rich places in Duke basketball history, will be honored Friday night by having their jerseys retired at Glenbrook North High School in Illinois. The honor will take place prior to Glenbrook North’s game against Niles North. It’s…
18 December 2014 | 6:05 pm

Game Notes vs. Connecticut…
18 December 2014 | 5:09 pm

2014 Holiday Auction…
18 December 2014 | 3:43 pm

The Duke basketball team will attempt to move its record to 10-0 Thursday night when the Blue Devils face the Connecticut Huskies at the Izod Center in New Jersey. Duke enters the game as the No. 2 team in the country, while the reigning national champion Huskies have struggled to begin the season,…
18 December 2014 | 12:46 pm

Newcomers Having Early Impact…
18 December 2014 | 10:00 am

The Blue Devils aren't coming off their prettiest win, but with a 9-0 record and a high ceiling, they are looking a lot better than the reigning national champions.No. 2 Duke will take on Connecticut Thursday at 8 p.m. at the IZOD Center in East Rutherford, N.J. The Blue Devils come into the game fo…
18 December 2014 | 7:14 am

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. - " Jahlil Okafor was in the middle of a historic night. By halftime against Elon he already had a double-double and his teammates wanted him to match it.
17 December 2014 | 10:24 pm

Justin Robinson, son of two-time NBA champion and 10-time All-Star David Robinson, will walk-on at Duke and be a member of the Blue Devils 2015 roster. The younger Robinson gained early admittance into Duke University as part of the Class of 2019 and will join five-star big man Chase Jeter and five-…
17 December 2014 | 8:34 pm

Stars like Chase Jeter and Luke Kennard will be joining the Blue Devil basketball program next year, but the third member of the team's freshman class came as a surprise Tuesday night. Justin Robinson, the son of legendary center David Robinson, will be added to Duke's roster next year as a preferre…
17 December 2014 | 4:55 pm

David Robinson, the best basketball player in the history of the Naval Academy, will watch his son attend Duke , coached by a man who molded himself at West Point. The news first came via a report Tuesday night from 247Sports' Blue Devil Lair .
17 December 2014 | 2:37 pm

Semi Ojeleye is looking for a new basketball home after the announcement over the weekend that the sophomore forward would be transferring from Duke. The 6’8”, 230-pound forward from Ottawa, Kansas, was a Top 40 recruit in the class of 2013 and prolific scorer in high school, but he stru…
17 December 2014 | 1:05 pm

Duke takes on the defending national champion Connecticut Huskies this Thursday evening.  Here are the significant numbers provided by Duke Sports Information. Opening Tip • Duke (9-0) travels to East Rutherford, N.J., to face Connecticut (4-3) at the Izod Center Thursday, Dec. 18. Tipoff…
17 December 2014 | 11:11 am

Duke will add a preferred walk-on to its 2015-16 roster that happens to be the son of NBA royalty. According to a report from Adam Rowe of BlueDevilLair , 6-foot-7 forward Justin Robinson, the son of Basketball Hall of Fame center David Robinson, committed to the Blue Devils after getting an early a…
17 December 2014 | 4:31 am

For the first time this season, Duke isn't happy.Sure, the Blue Devils faced some bumps in the road in their first eight games, mainly in their closest games against Michigan State, Stanford and Wisconsin, but Monday night was the first time No. 2 Duke exited the court with a sour taste in its mouth…
16 December 2014 | 7:50 pm

Head coach Mike Krzyzewski pointed toward the team's youth and the 12-day break as two factors that hobbled the Blue Devils Monday. Sure, the Blue Devils faced some bumps in the road in their first eight games, mainly in their closest games against Michigan State, Stanford and Wisconsin, but Monday…
16 December 2014 | 7:14 pm

In October 2013, the Duke Blue Devils became the first college basketball program to install SportVU cameras in both Cameron Indoor Stadium and team p...
16 December 2014 | 5:40 pm

Duke sophomore forward Semi Ojeleye announced his intent to transfer this past Sunday , putting a major small forward on the market. Maryland could end up getting involved in the pursuit for his services, according to this report by Rivals' Scott Greene .
16 December 2014 | 3:10 pm

Given Keegan Bradley's rousing golf success, it could be assumed that he provides the family a focal point around which to can rally a passion for golf. The Bradleys, however, are a family with deep golf roots.
16 December 2014 | 3:05 pm

Freshman sensation Jahlil Okafor posted a career high 25 points and a Duke freshman record 20 rebounds as the Blue Devils beat the Elon Phoenix 75-62 on Monday.  Duke never trailed in the contest, and led by as many as 20.  The Blue Devils remain undefeated on the season and have won…
16 December 2014 | 12:30 pm

Duke Co-Captain Amile Jefferson talks Duke win over Elon and the teams dissatisfaction with their play – The post Jefferson Says Duke Set to Practice Hard appeared first on Blue Devil Nation.
16 December 2014 | 11:31 am

As a part of The Chronicle's coverage of Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski's climb to win No. 1,000, we will bring you content from the early days of Krzyzewski's tenure at Duke. From his hiring in 1980 to win No. 903 to his upcoming 1,000th career win, The Chronicle has been a constant source of cove…
16 December 2014 | 7:47 am

Jahlil Okafor erupted for 25 points and 20 rebounds as No. 2 Duke stayed unbeaten with a 75-62 win over Elon on Monday.
16 December 2014 | 5:54 am

Facing a 17-point second-half deficit, UIC rallied with a 20-4 run to help force overtime. But UT Martin held strong in the extra frame to secure the road victory as Deville Smith had a monster game.
16 December 2014 | 4:58 am

Jahlil Okafor helps No. 2 Duke overpower Elon Freshman has 25 points, 20 rebounds in Duke's win.
16 December 2014 | 4:45 am

The Duke Blue Devils shook off their holiday rust against a spirited and pesky Elon team on Monday evening. When the dust cleared, Duke came away with a 75-62 victory and are now 9-0 on the season. Duke was led by Jahlil Okafor who tallied 25 points and 20 rebounds on his birthday. At the […]…
16 December 2014 | 4:26 am

Jahlil Okafor had a season-high 25 points and set a Duke freshman record with 20 rebounds in the second-ranked Blue Devils' 75-62 victory over Elon on Monday night. Amile Jefferson added 13 points on 6-for-7 shooting and Justise Winslow had 12 points for Duke .
16 December 2014 | 4:16 am

For Duke Coach Mike Krzyzewski, it wasn't the greatest of evenings. But for his precocious star, Jahlil Okafor, Monday was a very good day, indeed.
16 December 2014 | 4:10 am

DURHAM, N.C. - Jahlil Okafor's best performance came on a night No. 2 Duke was at its worst.
16 December 2014 | 2:56 am

Jahlil Okafor posted the first 20-20 game by a Duke player since Elton Brand went for 21 points and 21 rebounds against Fresno State Nov. 27, 1998. It was not the prettiest effort, but the Blue Devils came out of their 12-day break with another win.
16 December 2014 | 2:24 am

The Duke basketball team moved to 9-0 Monday night with a 75-62 win over the Elon Phoenix at Cameron Indoor Stadium. It wasn’t a pretty performance for the Blue Devils after an 11-day layoff, but it was enough to get the job done and Duke was led by a dominant performance from Jahlil Okafor, w…
16 December 2014 | 2:16 am

The media seems intent upon heaping deserved accolades on Tyler Ulis, but are doing so at the expense of Andrew Harrison. I have complained about this a lot, and I feel compelled to do so because it is a case of many in the sports media poorly understanding the sport they cover, and engaging in grou…
15 December 2014 | 4:52 pm

The Duke basketball team returns to action tonight after an 11-day break for exams as it hosts the Elon Phoenix. The Blue Devils enter the contest at 8-0 and the No. 2 ranked team in the country while Elon comes in at 5-4 and lost on the road by 5 points at Missouri in its […] The post Duke B…
15 December 2014 | 12:43 pm

OPENING TIP • Duke (8-0) returns to action after an 11-day hiatus between games to host Elon (5-4) Monday, Dec. 15 at Cameron Indoor Stadium. Tipoff is set for 7:00 p.m. with ESPNU televising the contest. • Duke enters the game ranked No. 2 in the AP Poll and the USA Today Coaches Poll. Th…
15 December 2014 | 11:56 am

After each led a USA Basketball national team to a gold medal and a qualifying berth into the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games, Geno Auriemma and Mike Krzyzewski today were announced as the 2014 USA Basketball Co-National Coaches of the Year. Check out highlights from the USA's big win over Sloveni…
15 December 2014 | 8:00 am

With finals—and Wisconsin—in the rear-view mirror, the Blue Devils are gearing up for a busy end to 2014.No. 2 Duke returns to action after an 11-day hiatus with a 7 p.m. tilt against Elon Monday at Cameron Indoor Stadium. With a matchup against defending national champion Connecticut on…
15 December 2014 | 6:14 am

According to a release issued by Duke’s media relations department, Ojeleye is in good academic standing and plans to transfer to another school -- although it is not yet known which one.… Read More »…
15 December 2014 | 12:24 am

After an 8-0 start, Duke basketball has dominated the first quarter of the season. They have answered a lot of questions on how good they can be when starting three freshmen.
14 December 2014 | 10:18 pm

6’8”, 230-pound sophomore forward Semi Ojeleye is transferring from Duke, according to a release from the university on Sunday. The news isn’t a huge surprise, considering Ojeleye was now in the midst of his second year with the program and appeared to be buried on a very deep Blue…
14 December 2014 | 9:17 pm

Semi Ojeleye has decided to transfer from Duke, the team announced Sunday in a press release.The sophomore had appeared in six of Duke's eight games so far this season, averaging 3.0 points and 2.3 rebounds per game. The Ottawa, Kan., native had played 10.5 minutes per contest, but has slipped in th…
14 December 2014 | 9:04 pm

Coach's Corner: Q&A with Duke's Mike Krzyzewski On Jahlil Okafor, Quinn Cook and the College FOOTBALL Playoff. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1AqWpve Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski in action during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Michigan State.
12 December 2014 | 8:00 am

Through the first month of the 2014-15 season, the Duke basketball team has established itself as one of the most impressive teams in the country. The Blue Devils are 8-0 and ranked No. 2 in both the AP Top 25 and USA Today Coaches Polls. However, Duke still hasn’t been able to overtake the Ke…
11 December 2014 | 3:16 pm

From the December 11th, 2014 edition of the Duke Basketball Report with Mike Krzyzewski, Coach K talks about Duke Assistant Coach Jon Scheyer. The post Audio: 12/11 Edition of the Duke Basketball Report with Bob Harris appeared first on Duke Report.
11 December 2014 | 12:46 pm

Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski comments on his team's win over Wisconsin, the toughest losses of his career, his coaching philosophy and athletes' decisio...
9 December 2014 | 4:51 pm

Colin will be joined by Sports Illustrated's Peter King (10:30 a.m. ET), Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski (11:00), ESPN's Dave McMenamin (11:30) and ESPN CF...
9 December 2014 | 12:21 pm

The Duke Blue Devils currently stand 8-0 on the young college basketball season.  We covered the fast start in a previous article, now let’s take a quick look at the road ahead – The first leg of the journey … The Blue Devils will next take to the court against Elon in C…
9 December 2014 | 11:40 am

"After my 4th year at West Point, I was offered the Vanderbilt job. And just was not ready to go anywhere.
9 December 2014 | 8:00 am

For the fourth time in as many weeks this basketball season, a Duke player has been selected as the ACC’s Rookie of the Week. Only this time it wasn’t Jahlil Okafor.… Read More »…
8 December 2014 | 8:29 pm

In the best regular season matchup that we are going to get this season, Duke put together arguably the most impressive performance of the year. The Blue Devils went into Madison, Wisconsin, and knocked off the Badgers in the Kohl Center, 80-70 .
8 December 2014 | 2:16 pm