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24 October 2014 | 7:00 pm

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24 October 2014 | 12:00 pm

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23 October 2014 | 8:50 pm

The Atlantic Coast Conference looks a lot different in women's basketball these days - especially at the top. Defending champion Notre Dame - which has yet to lose an ACC game - is the consensus preseason favorite while Louisville was picked third by both the league's coaches and a panel of school…
22 October 2014 | 10:43 pm

The coaches' top eight are identical to the panel's. The coaches' final seven are Virginia, NCSU, Wake, Virginia Tech, Clemson, Pitt and BC.
22 October 2014 | 10:00 pm

Though that player is all-American center Elizabeth Williams, it still came with some surprise Wednesday when the Blue Devils were picked to finish second in the ACC women's basketball race behind Notre Dame. If Duke is to live up to those expectations, the Blue Devils will need newcomers to help fi…
22 October 2014 | 9:25 pm

Trio of Blue Devils Earn Honors…
22 October 2014 | 2:14 pm

ACC Women's Basketball Media Day…
22 October 2014 | 1:00 pm

Jenna Frush, a former Northern High School basketball player, yells out encouragements to teammates during practice on on Friday, October 17, 2014. Frush has been a walk-on basketball player at Duke for last three seasons and was put on scholarship this year.The Herald-Sun Jenna Frush runs through d…
20 October 2014 | 11:47 pm

2 in the country and harboring legitimate national championship hopes. The Blue Devils had grown accustomed to being among the nation's top 10 - and usually top five - teams while advancing to the Elite Eight of four consecutive NCAA Tournaments from 2010-13.
16 October 2014 | 12:23 am

But the Blue Devils still have Elizabeth Williams, and they believe they still have a chance to win a new-look Atlantic Coast Conference in which Notre Dame has replaced them as the obvious favorite. Speaking before Duke's first formal preseason practice, coach Joanne P. McCallie said Wednesday that…
15 October 2014 | 6:04 pm

Morgan Oliver has joined Elon as director of operations for the team, coach Charlotte Smith announced Monday. Oliver is the former head manager of the Duke women's team.
30 September 2014 | 3:45 am

In Connecticut it was a frigid January 3rd 2004 and the Duke Women’s basketball team was facing a superb UConn team in the Hartford Civic Center. UConn was 9-0 at this point and Duke was 9-1—having lost the first game of the season to Texas. The Duke team was stacked that year—amon…
10 September 2014 | 2:02 pm

"The team is really enjoying playing together and understanding what everybody can do," Duke head coach JoAnne McCallie said. "There's room for growth every time you walk in the gym. It's just enjoyable to coach a group that enjoys playing together so much ...
22 March 2014 | 11:23 am

The Blue Devils (27-6) played the nation's toughest schedule and had the third-highest RPI, but wound up seeded in the same region as perennial women's basketball powerhouse Connecticut for the second time in four years. If No. 2 Duke and the top-seeded ...
21 March 2014 | 11:46 pm

Duke has dug deep into its lineup entering the NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament but Coach Joanne McCallie is optimistic about the Blue Devils’ chances for a successful run. “I’ve been looking for any place, ever, where something comparable has ...
21 March 2014 | 2:36 pm

The post Duke Women vs. Notre Dame Photo Gallery appeared first on Duke Report.
3 February 2014 | 2:23 am

BLACKSBURG — As expected, the Duke women’s basketball team beat Virginia Tech on Sunday ... "The best 0-4 ACC team I’ve ever seen," Duke coach Joanne McCallie said. Duke’s lone loss this season was to UConn. This was just the third time this ...
19 January 2014 | 6:02 pm

BLACKSBURG — As expected, the Duke women’s basketball team beat Virginia Tech on Sunday ... “The best 0-4 ACC team I’ve ever seen,” Duke coach Joanne McCallie said. Duke’s lone loss this season was to UConn. This was just the third time ...
19 January 2014 | 4:45 pm

"We are figuring out how resilient we can be," Duke Coach Joanne McCallie said. "To be a special team ... got the raucous crowd — the largest crowd in state history for a women's game and the fifth-largest crowd to ever see a regular-season women's ...
22 December 2013 | 2:50 pm

We're going to sell out Rupp Arena for women's basketball ... The high at Kentucky is 18,488 in Rupp Arena last season when UK battered DePaul. The season before, a game there against Duke drew 14,508. Coach Joanne McCallie was excited by the prospect ...
20 December 2013 | 6:00 pm

Photos from Duke’s 61-83 loss to the Connecticut Huskies. The post Duke vs. UCONN Women’s Photo Gallery appeared first on Duke Report.
18 December 2013 | 5:24 pm

DURHAM – No. 2 Duke just finished final exams and now the Blue Devils’ women’s basketball players are preparing for a different kind of test. No. 1 Connecticut is coming to town. The Blue Devils (10-0) and Huskies (10-0) meet tonight in the biggest ...
16 December 2013 | 4:05 pm

Despite last year’s Pac-12 Championship and impressive run to the Final Four, the No. 9 Cal women’s basketball team still has some ... Duke head coach Joanne McCallie credited her players with taking it upon themselves to pick up their game.
11 November 2013 | 12:46 pm

The USA Women won Gold today in Kazan, Russia at the World University Games with a 90-71 victory over host Russia in the Championship Game. Duke guard Tricia Liston averaged 8.2 points per game in 13.7 minutes of action, during the tournament. She made 42.9 percent (9-21) of her 3 point field goal a…
15 July 2013 | 11:14 pm

DURHAM, N.C. – The Duke Blue Devils defeated the Maryland Terrapins 80-72 and in the process remain atop the ACC with a 7-0 record while pushing their season record to 16-2.  This was quite simply a very competitive and well played game where neither team missed a free throw and there wer…
22 January 2012 | 11:55 pm

This season’s Duke Women’s Basketball team will be one of the least experienced groups Coach McCallie has had at Duke.  Despite that youth, the Sporting News have the Blue Devils ranked sixth nationally, and all other preview publications have Duke firmly in the nation’s…
15 September 2011 | 3:56 pm

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Both Duke women’s basketball signees — Elizabeth Williams and Amber Henson — each scored double-figure points in the WBCA All-America game over the weekend in Indianapolis, Ind., at the NCAA Final Four. Williams was named MVP of the Red Team, which fell,…
5 April 2011 | 4:33 pm

Photos by Rick Crank for BDN. Click on the first thumbnail to see a slide show with larger images. The post Photo Gallery: Duke Women End Marist’s Winning Streak appeared first on Blue Devil Nation.
23 March 2011 | 1:49 pm