Duke Report

Duke Women’s Basketball News

The No. 7 Blue Devils beat Limestone 100-33 at Cameron Indoor Stadium in their first of two exhibition games.
31 October 2014 | 6:03 am

After sitting out last season with a knee injury, the redshirt freshman guard sank six 3-pointers and scored 24 points as the No. 7 Blue Devils won their exhibition women's basketball opener over Limestone 100-33.
31 October 2014 | 3:03 am

Duke Tops Limestone 100-33…
31 October 2014 | 2:06 am

15th Straight Year in the Top 10…
30 October 2014 | 7:51 pm

Sunday's debut of the 2014-2015 Blue Devils in their annual Blue-White scrimmage left fans with many unknowns regarding the form the team will take this season. Duke will take on Limestone at Cameron Indoor Stadium in its first exhibition game of the season Thursday at 6:30 p.m. The Blue Devils begi…
30 October 2014 | 10:14 am

6:30 PM Thursday in Cameron…
29 October 2014 | 3:36 pm

Host Limestone Thursday at 6:30 PM…
28 October 2014 | 7:03 pm

Belt Presented at Blue/White Scrimmage…
27 October 2014 | 9:30 pm

Today's scrimmage showed the Blue Devil faithful that though they lost familiar faces, change can be a good thing. At the Blue-White Scrimmage at Cameron Indoor Stadium Sunday, Duke's highly touted second-ranked incoming class-along with redshirt Rebecca Greenwell and transfer Mercedes Riggs-made th…
27 October 2014 | 5:09 am

The first look at this season's Blue Devils gave fans a lot to look forward to and a few new names to learn. The Blue Devils kicked off their 2014-2015 campaign Sunday at Cameron Indoor Stadium with their annual Blue-White scrimmage.
27 October 2014 | 5:08 am

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

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 | 6:48 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

The North Carolina college basketball rivalry became even bitterer after the Duke women’s basketball team finished a 15-point ... Thomas and head coach Joanne McCallie have been a dynamic duo, appearing in four title games in the past four seasons ...
15 October 2014 | 5:00 pm

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

Duke's worst-case scenario played out Monday night in the second round of the women's NCAA Tournament against DePaul at Cameron ... shot really well from the 3-point line," Duke coach Joanne McCallie said. "I don't think it was surprising, but if you ...
24 March 2014 | 11:56 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'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

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