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No. 8 Kentucky Comes to Cameron…
20 December 2014 | 4:00 pm

Dec. 21 at 3 PM vs. Kentucky…
20 December 2014 | 2:00 pm

The Blue Devils made their presence in the key known, notching 62 points in the paint and grabbing 58 rebounds en route to a dominant victory. No. 13 Duke defeated UMass Lowell 95-48 in the teams' first-ever meeting Friday at Cameron Indoor Stadium.
20 December 2014 | 3:21 am

Duke's Rebecca Greenwell, right, and Massachusetts Lowell's Melissa Frase vie for a loose ball during an NCAA college basketball game Friday, Dec. 19, 2014, in Durham, N.C. Duke's Sierra Calhoun competes with Massachusetts Lowell's Shannon Samuels for a loose ball during an NCAA college basketball g…
20 December 2014 | 3:00 am

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) -- Sierra Calhoun scored 19 points to lead six players in double figures and No. 13 Duke coasted to a 95-48 win over Massachusetts-Lowell on Friday.
20 December 2014 | 1:46 am

No. 13 Duke Tops UMass Lowell 95-48…
20 December 2014 | 1:32 am

Senior Elizabeth Williams will look to build on her 26-point, 20-rebound performance Friday when the Blue Devils take on UMass Lowell. Wasting no time after its finals-week hiatus, Duke is getting ready to play its second of three games in a five-day stretch.
19 December 2014 | 10:12 pm

One-on-One with Elizabeth Williams…
19 December 2014 | 1:00 pm

With a week off to recover from a heartbreaking last-second loss to top-ranked South Carolina, the Blue Devils looked to finally sustain a solid 40-minute effort and snap their three-game losing streak against Oklahoma. The Blue Devils decided to get back to the basics-outmuscling the Sooners in the…
19 December 2014 | 5:06 am

Duke Continues Homestand…
18 December 2014 | 7:07 pm

Elizabeth Williams dominated Oklahoma down low Wednesday night, scoring 26 points and grabbing a career-high 20 rebounds to help No. 13 Duke end a three-game skid.
18 December 2014 | 5:49 am

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) -- Elizabeth Williams scored 26 points and grabbed a career-high 20 rebounds to help No. 13 Duke beat Oklahoma 92-72 on Wednesday night.
18 December 2014 | 1:57 am

Senior guard Ka'lia Johnson has stepped up in her new role as the Blue Devils main ball handler, as she enters Wednesday's Oklahoma matchup averaging 6.1 points and four assists a game. To avoid its fourth loss in as many contests, the Blue Devils will have to show their versatility against a team t…
17 December 2014 | 4:55 pm

South Carolina was able to pass its first tough road test of the season to remain No. 1. Now the Gamecocks won't see another ranked team until facing Kentucky in the middle of January.
9 December 2014 | 11:24 am

South Carolina was able to pass its first tough road test of the season to remain No. 1. Now the Gamecocks won't see another ranked team until facing Kentucky in the middle of January.
9 December 2014 | 11:12 am

A last-second putback kept South Carolina at No. 1 and dropped Duke out of the top 10 for the first time in six years.
9 December 2014 | 2:34 am

A last-second putback kept South Carolina at No. 1 and dropped Duke out of the top 10 for the first time in six years.
8 December 2014 | 7:44 pm

South Carolina remains No. 1 in The Associated Press poll for the third consecutive week after a last-second victory over Duke on Sunday.
8 December 2014 | 5:05 pm

South Carolina forward A'ja Wilson hits the winning shot in the final seconds of the game as the No. 1-ranked Gamecocks beat Duke 51-50 at Cameron Indoor Stadium.
7 December 2014 | 10:39 pm

Ninth-ranked Duke was on the verge of toppling the country's top-ranked women's basketball team before a wild final 20 seconds Sunday afternoon at Cameron Indoor Stadium. No. 1 South Carolina converted on its final two possessions with a Duke turnover in between, snatching a 51-50 non-conference vic…
7 December 2014 | 10:15 pm

In their biggest test of the young season, the top-ranked Carolina women's basketball team narrowly defeated number-nine Duke in Cameron, 51-50. The Gamecocks won when heralded recruit A'ja Wilson put back Tiffany Mitchell's missed jumper with three seconds remaining.
7 December 2014 | 9:25 pm

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) -- With the game on the line, No. 1 South Carolina put the ball in the hands of its preseason All-American.
7 December 2014 | 9:12 pm

No. 9 Duke fell 51-50 to No. 1 South Carolina in a tighty contested battle Sunday in Cameron Indoor Stadium.
7 December 2014 | 8:53 pm

Despite their top 10 rankings, South Carolina and Duke combined for far more missed shots than makes in a game filled with poor shooting. In the final seconds, when yet another shot was missed, the top-ranked Gamecocks found an answer to remain unbeaten.
7 December 2014 | 8:00 am

Redshirt freshman Rebecca Greenwell will look to bounce back from a 2-of-10 shooting performance at Nebraska as the Blue Devils host No. 1 South Carolina Sunday.
7 December 2014 | 12:49 am

So, yeah, it was a pretty big deal that 12th-ranked Huskers beat No. 9 Duke 60-54 on Wednesday in front 7,571 fans at Pinnacle Bank Arena. Nebraska had been winless in three prior games in the annual conference challenge, with losses to North Carolina ...
4 December 2014 | 10:16 am

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) -- Duke had more rebounds, second-chance points and points in the paint than No. 12 Nebraska.
4 December 2014 | 4:08 am

Making her first career start, freshman Azura Stevens tallied 16 points and nine rebounds, but it wasn't enough for the Blue Devils against Nebraska. LINCOLN, Neb.-With Elizabeth Williams sidelined by an ankle injury for the second game in a ro, the Blue Devils again came up just short.
4 December 2014 | 3:13 am

LINCOLN, Neb. — Duke had more rebounds, second-chance points and points in the paint than No. 12 Nebraska. But the Huskers topped the No. 9 Blue Devils in the only statistic that matters, taking a 60-54 win in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge on Wednesday night.
4 December 2014 | 1:42 am

Nebraska (7-0, 0-0 Big Ten), which led by as many as 13 in the first half, held Duke (5-2, 0-0) to just four points in the last five minutes of the game while scoring eight, six from the free throw line along with Cady’s critical basket. Duke took its ...
3 December 2014 | 8:20 pm

LINCOLN, Nebraska — Duke had more rebounds, second-chance points and points in the paint than No. 12 Nebraska. But the Huskers topped the No. 9 Blue Devils in the only statistic that matters, taking a 60-54 win in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge on Wednesday ...
3 December 2014 | 7:08 pm

The North Carolina college basketball rivalry became even bitterer after the Duke women’s basketball team finished a 15-point victory over North Carolina on Sunday afternoon. Point guard Jasmine Thomas led the Blue Devils (29-3, 12-2 ACC) with 21 points ...
3 December 2014 | 4:00 pm

Duke freshman Azura Stevens posted 15 points and seven rebounds in the Blue Devils' loss to No. 7 Texas A&M Sunday.
3 December 2014 | 9:19 am

Jimmy Dykes knew his first year coaching at Arkansas was going to have its ups and downs.
2 December 2014 | 11:02 am

Up 15 points in the second half, Duke had to like its chances of pulling out its first victory against a top-10 opponent this season. One 19-4 Texas A&M run later, the young Blue Devil squad had painfully received just one of many lessons it will learn throughout the course of the regular season…
1 December 2014 | 3:18 pm

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) -- Courtney Williams scored 21 points to help No. 7 Texas A&M rally from a 15-point second-half deficit to defeat No. 8 Duke 63-59 on Sunday.
30 November 2014 | 9:59 pm

Texas A&M coach Gary Blair can thank his team and the home crowd for rallying past No. 8 Duke.
30 November 2014 | 8:00 am

In their last "developmental game" the Blue Devils proved they are among the dominant programs in the nation and ended their home-stand on an explosive note. Finishing a three-game stand at Cameron Indoor Stadium, No.
30 November 2014 | 6:30 am

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Stony Brook made No. 8 Duke play a patient first half before the Blue Devils turned it up in the second half to win 72-42 on Friday night. Sophomore Oderah Chidom scored 13 points and pulled down 11 rebounds to lead the way for Duke ...
29 November 2014 | 12:29 pm

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) -- Stony Brook made No. 8 Duke play a patient first half before the Blue Devils turned it up in the second half to win 72-42 on Friday night.
29 November 2014 | 3:18 am

The eighth-ranked Duke Blue Devils held off tenacious Stony Brook for a 72-42 win at Cameron Indoor Stadium on Friday. "It was just a hard-fought game," Duke head coach Joanne P. McCallie said.
29 November 2014 | 2:56 am

Gibbs Stare! Shades of Leroy Jethro Gibbs, Texas Aggie Women's Basketball Head Coach Gary Blair watches as Jordan Jones leads the way. The Texas A&M women's basketball team put all the hours of practice, coaching, and sacrifices made into a recipe for winning, student-athletes together, as the A…
27 November 2014 | 7:41 pm

Less than four years after being inducted into the Maine Sports Hall of Fame, Doug Roberts was one of 23 basketball players and coaches named to the inaugural class of the Maine Basketball Hall of Fame at a banquet held at the Cross Insurance Center in Augusta recently. Other well known individuals…
27 November 2014 | 9:05 am

The No. 8 Blue Devils met Buffalo for the first time in program history, ending with a 88-54 win for Duke Tuesday at Cameron Indoor Stadium.
27 November 2014 | 6:55 am

The No. 8 Blue Devils will take on Buffalo at Cameron Indoor Stadium Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. The contest against the Bulls marks the second of a three game home series before Duke travels to College Station, Texas, to face No.
26 November 2014 | 7:47 am

In any sport, it's not every season you get to take on a top-ten team, and yet UB has gotten a spate of them this year. Beyond football's showdown with Baylor and men's basketball's halftime lead on Kentucky , women's soccer got a pair of top-ten matchups as well.
26 November 2014 | 3:07 am

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) -- Duke's depth was just too much for Buffalo.
26 November 2014 | 2:59 am

Check out photos from the Duke's 88-54 win over Buffalo on Nov. 25, 2014 at Cameron Indoor Stadium.
26 November 2014 | 2:33 am

The Blue Devils are poised to challenge Notre Dame in the ACC. Marquette lost to a Division 2 team in an exhibition game.
24 November 2014 | 9:42 pm

Sunday's game was the home opener for the No. 7 Blue Devils. Although six players had their first official debuts in historic Cameron Indoor Stadium, four players-Elizabeth Williams, Ka'lia Johnson, Amber Henson and Jenna Frush-had their last.
24 November 2014 | 9:28 am