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20 October 2017
All in with Coach K: The Arrival of Countdown…
20 October 2017
Duke basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski talks about President Donald Trump during a luncheon at the Durham Sports Club on Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017. Video: Duke basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski says that college basketball hasn't changed with the sport's landscape and the recent NCAA scandal brings thi…
19 October 2017
Duke's offense has only scored five touchdowns in its last four games, so it would seem far-fetched to compare any part of that unit favorably with the offense of the reigning national champion - Clemson. Yet the Blue Devils boast of a running game that's as good as some of the better rushing teams…
19 October 2017
Top Collegiate Power Forwards in the Nation Named to Watch List…
19 October 2017
USA Today’s preseason coaches poll is out, and there are familiar faces all around as Duke returns to the No.1 spot for the second straight season. The Blue Devils are followed by Michigan State at No. 2, Kansas and Kentucky at Nos. 3 and 4, and Arizona ...
19 October 2017
Padgett cited Paulus' familiarity with the Atlantic Coast Conference as a three-year starter under Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski and his experience as an Ohio State assistant as factors that would help the Cardinals. "If you played at one of the most ...
19 October 2017
He brings an absolute wealth of experience and knowledge to our program.” Paulus played basketball at Duke for Mike Krzyzewski from 2005-09 before leaving to play football for Syracuse in the fall of 2009 as a graduate transfer. Paulus got a tryout with ...
19 October 2017
Duke University men's basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski says President Donald Trump "should realize he's accountable to all people." The News & Observer of Raleigh, North Carolina, reports that Krzyzewski's comments came Wednesday as he spoke about how the ...
19 October 2017
That's Duke Basketball: Defense Curbs Carolina…
18 October 2017
While discussing the NCAA’s power structure and its impact on college basketball Wednesday, Mike Krzyzewski stressed the importance of accountability. The Duke basketball coach talked about his own accountability to … Click to Continue »…
18 October 2017
New season of "Basketball and Beyond with Coach K" debuts this Thursday at 6:00 pm ET on ESPNU Radio on SiriusXM (channel 84)…
18 October 2017
Duke basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski talks about President Donald Trump during a luncheon at the Durham Sports Club on Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017. … Click to Continue »…
18 October 2017
Meanwhile, the electrician panelist cited the beautiful campus and the presence of “so many wonderful people,” including men’s basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski. “Most of all, I love you guys. I have so much respect for you. Soon I’ll be retiring ...
12 October 2017
If Sports Illustrated’s projections are any indication, this should be a big year for the Duke basketball team. Sports Illustrated has developed a model that projects college basketball outcomes, and they’ve used it to project the favorites to win ...
11 October 2017
In February, VanDerveer became just the third Division I coach to reach 1,000 wins , joining the late Pat Summitt as the only women's coaches in the elite club along with Duke's Mike Krzyzewski. With NCAA titles in 1990 and '92, an Olympic gold medal at ...
11 October 2017
He is a five-time Big East Conference coach of the year winner. Other previous winners of the award include Roy Williams of Kansas, Mike Krzyzewski of Duke, Tara VanDerveer of Stanford, and the late Dean Smith of North Carolina.
10 October 2017
Video: Duke basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski says that college basketball hasn't changed with the sport's landscape and the recent NCAA scandal brings this to light. Krzyzewski was talking with reporters during a press conference in Durham, NC on Oct. 3, 2017.
8 October 2017
Two hundred sixteen days-that's how long it has been since Duke limped off the court at Bon Secours Wellness Arena in Greenville, S.C. And after a dramatic seven months that included yet another surgery for head coach Mike Krzyzewski, the late-summer commitment of Marvin Bagley III and the return of…
5 October 2017
Mike Krzyzewski has strong ideas about what’s wrong with college basketball (and how to fix it) The NCAA considers amateurism “a bedrock principle” and says it is “crucial to preserving an academic environment in which acquiring a quality education ...
4 October 2017
College basketball superstar Grayson Allen just got his captain's chair back from Duke ... and celebrated by droppin' a 1-handed HAMMER on a teammate in practice. May have been a little too much sauce for Grayson ... who got all up in Jack White 's grill for the posterization.
4 October 2017
Oct. 4 (UPI) --Senior guard Grayson Allen threw in an amazing one-handed slam-dunk recently at Duke basketball practice. Duke Basketball posted a video of the play Tuesday on YouTube. The Blue Devils had their first practice Friday. Allen sprinted down the ...
4 October 2017
Share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window) Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window) Click to email (Opens in new window) Grayson Allen already is in ...
4 October 2017
Guard Grayson Allen has regained his position as a captain at Duke, the team announced on Monday. Allen, who was selected as captain by his teammates this season, was stripped of that honor by coach Mike Krzyzewski in December after he tripped an opponent ...
3 October 2017
Although the 2017-18 campaign is now on the immediate horizon, college basketball has had a rough go of it over the course of the last week. As a result, Duke Blue Devils head coach Mike Krzyzewski has since criticized the model of college basketball as a whole. “The landscape of college baske…
3 October 2017
DURHAM, N.C. -- Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski criticized college basketball's model on Tuesday, saying it needs significant changes. Krzyzewski, 70, is in favor of players being able to go to the NBA out of high school and reiterated his desire for someone to ...
3 October 2017
A new year, a new group of top-rated basketball recruits to meet. For the second consecutive fall, Duke will start the year on top of the polls and with almost complete roster turnover. "I'm pleased with our team," head coach Mike Krzyzewski said Tuesday.
3 October 2017
Montverde Academy's RJ Barrett shoots a free throw against Bishop Montgomery at the 2017 Hoophall Classic in January. Barrett, a small forward, is the No.
3 October 2017
Allen was suspended by Coach Mike Krzyzewski and stripped of his role as team captain after tripping a Elon player in December. He returned to action in the Blue Devils' win over Georgia Tech. Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski suspended Allen for an 89-75 loss at ...
3 October 2017
"He deserves the opportunity to lead," Hall of Fame coach Mike Krzyzewski said. "And a lot of times, the best leader is the one that's gone through the most experiences because they can have empathy for highs and mediums and lows." Allen had plenty of them ...
3 October 2017
Mike Krzyzewski has built a career and a legacy and yes, a fortune, from the sport of college basketball. And yet there he was Tuesday, posing questions with answers few of his peers would want to consider – essentially saying, at least as strongly as he ...
3 October 2017
Senior swingman Grayson Allen has been selected as the captain of Duke University’s men’s basketball team, according to the Associated Press. This is not Allen’s first time as a captain, however. He was one of the team’s three captains last season, but he was r…
3 October 2017
Grayson Allen has endured a tumultuous career at Duke, but the senior guard was named captain by ... have caused an outcry from college basketball fans. Allen hopes to prove those incidents are all in the past. "It's a change of mindset," Allen said.
3 October 2017
And another group that thinks I'm a lot better than I actually am." Allen is the lone senior on the Blue Devils this season and was named a captain by coach Mike Krzyzewski. Each of the heralded freshmen -- Marvin Bagley III, Gary Trent Jr., Trevon Duval ...
3 October 2017
As Grayson Allen prepares for his final college season, Duke's senior star is ready to change the perception that he's a dirty player. In an interview with ESPN's Jeff Goodman, Allen said he thinks people perceive him as a "polarizing" player but noted he ...
2 October 2017
Grayson Allen is back at Duke for his senior season, and he will once again be the captain of the Blue Devils. That honor was stripped from the 6-foot-5 guard in December, after he tripped an opponent. At the time, it was the third such incident for Allen ...
2 October 2017
Not only will Grayson Allen return to the Blue Devils for his senior year, he will also regain the captain title that was taken away from him last year for bad behavior on the court. As the only player on Duke's roster to start more than one game, the 6 ...
2 October 2017
Grayson Allen is a captain of the Duke Blue Devils basketball team once again. In addition to being stripped of his captaincy, Allen was suspended for one game after the incident. According to the AP, Allen is the only returning Blue Devil who played more ...
1 October 2017
DURHAM, N.C. -- Grayson Allen has regained his position as a captain of Duke's basketball team. Team spokesman Cory Walton confirmed Monday that Allen has been selected as a team captain. Allen was one of three team captains last season but was stripped of ...
1 October 2017
Duke center Austin Davis talks about the Blue Devils' failure to protect the quarterback from Miami's pressure in the loss to the Hurricanes. Duke center Austin Davis talks about the Blue Devils' failure to protect the quarterback from Miami's pressure in the loss to the Hurricanes.
30 September 2017
Erin Mathias, who is a visual and media studies major and an I&E certificate student, created her own fashion collection this summer. She debuted it Thursday evening in a campus fashion show.
29 September 2017
We’re about six weeks away from college basketball season, which means it’s time to start taking a closer look at some top prospects on the best teams in the nation. This is a loaded freshman class, with multiple late enrollees due to reclassification adding increased depth to the 2018 N…
29 September 2017
The list of Nike coaches began to grow: N.C. State’s Jim Valvano, Jerry Tarkanian at UNLV. And Mike Krzyzewski. The Duke coach became a Nike coach in 1993 as the Blue Devils stopped wearing adidas basketball shoes. Vaccaro once ran summer basketball ...
28 September 2017
And when a new video game is coming out there is quite the buzz. A new edition of "Call of Duty" is on the way and the men's basketball team from Duke got a special sneak preview on Tuesday.
27 September 2017
Duke center Austin Davis talks about the Blue Devils' big win over the UNC Tar Heels and the Victory Bell that will stay in the possession of Duke. Duke center Austin Davis talks about the Blue Devils' big win over the UNC Tar Heels and the Victory Bell that will stay in the possession of Duke.
24 September 2017
University of North Carolina football coach Larry Fedora talks with reporters following the Tar Heels' loss to the Duke Blue Devils. University of North Carolina football coach Larry Fedora talks with reporters following the Tar Heels' loss to the Duke Blue Devils.
24 September 2017
From the audience, at least, the chair looked comfortable. Jeff Capel settled into the cognac leather Embassy Suites armchair between Roy Williams and Kevin Keatts like he very much belonged there.
22 September 2017
Duke associate head basketball coach provides an update on Coach Mike Krzyzewski's health with practice due to start Sept. 29. Duke associate head basketball coach provides an update on Coach Mike Krzyzewski's health with practice due to start Sept.
22 September 2017
Every coach has that one bad recruiting story. A strange family, a meal that didn't taste as good as it looked, a missed flight, a dog throwing up on your foot, travel arrangements that didn't go as planned.
22 September 2017
North Carolina says three starters _ linebacker Andre Smith, offensive tackle William Sweet and receiver Thomas Jackson _ are out for the season due to injuries UNC loses 3 injured starters for year ahead of Duke game North Carolina says three starters _ linebacker Andre Smith, offensive tackle Will…
22 September 2017