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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

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27 November 2014 | 2:00 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

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26 November 2014 | 11:00 pm

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26 November 2014 | 6:00 pm

Duke's size advantage propelled the No. 8 Blue Devils to another easy win Tuesday, a 34-point cushion against a Buffalo team with just three 6-footers.
26 November 2014 | 7:47 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

Duke's Elizabeth Williams pulls down a rebound in front of Buffalo's Rachael Gregory on Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014 at Cameron Indoor Stadium. Duke beat Buffalo 88-54.The Herald-Sun Duke's Sierra Calhoun shoots during the game against Buffalo on Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014 at Cameron Indoor Stadium.The Herald…
26 November 2014 | 4:41 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

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26 November 2014 | 1:52 am

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25 November 2014 | 5:12 pm

Freshman Sierra Calhoun had 21 points, and the eighth-ranked Blue Devils had five players score in double figures in an 88-54 victory over Buffalo on Tuesday night. Calhoun was 6 for 11 from the field and 5 for 6 at the line.
25 November 2014 | 8:00 am

In its first home game of the season, Duke gave its fans something to look forward to as it soared past Marquette. The Blue Devil frontcourt played on another level, and the Golden Eagles had no response in an 83-51 victory for the home team at Cameron Indoor Stadium Sunday.
25 November 2014 | 7:34 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

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) -- One big question about No. 7 Duke before the season was how much help All-America center Elizabeth Williams would get from her inexperienced teammates.
23 November 2014 | 10:25 pm

After opening the season with a pair of road games that best could be described as a chemistry experiment, No. 7 Duke opens its home schedule on Sunday against Marquette.
22 November 2014 | 2:57 am

Marquette women's basketball opened the season by splitting two home games. First, a big loss to a UW-Green Bay team that's inching towards the top 25, then a grind it out 15 point win over Loyola-Chicago.
21 November 2014 | 4:18 pm

Led by Johnson's triple-double-just the seventh in program history-the Blue Devils cruised to an 82-66 win against Old Dominion at the Ted Constant Convocation Center Thursday night. Playing 30 minutes away from home, Williams added 22 points, eight rebounds and five blocks to fuel the Blue Devil vi…
21 November 2014 | 8:32 am

Williams, a senior from Virginia Beach, scored 22 points and had eight rebounds and five blocked shots in 39 minutes to lead Duke past ODU 82-66 before 3,452 at the Constant Center. The final score was a bit misleading.
21 November 2014 | 6:57 am

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) -- Elizabeth Williams had a memorable homecoming and Ka'lia Johnson had a night she won't soon forget for No. 7 Duke.
21 November 2014 | 6:35 am

After watching the men's team dominate Presbyterian Friday night, the Blue Devils were eager to show that there is another basketball team in Durham to keep an eye on. They did just that and more in their season opener Sunday.
18 November 2014 | 6:54 am

By all accounts, the opening of the ACC women's basketball season was a great success in the Triangle. No. 7 Duke opened with an explosion, annihilating a middling Alabama team 90-40 on the road Sunday night.
17 November 2014 | 8:54 pm

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) -- With an inexperienced team starting its season, No. 7 Duke turned to its reliable leader and got a balanced effort to start the season.
17 November 2014 | 3:59 am

All three of the Triangle's ACC women's basketball teams should be very good again this season. And if that sounds like a broken record, that's OK.
14 November 2014 | 6:49 am

Facing numerous unknowns and with the lingering bitterness of the late season collapse a year ago, the Blue Devils could not be happier to get the regular season underway. No. 7 Duke will do just that Sunday at 8 p.m. when it travels to Tuscaloosa, Ala.
13 November 2014 | 6:02 am

Moving on is hard to do, but if the Blue Devils want to make another run at the ACC title, they will have to do just that this season. A chapter of Duke women's basketball came to an end last year, as the Blue Devils lost what could be considered their core group for the past four years.
7 November 2014 | 6:53 pm

Elizabeth Williams has been a household name for Duke women's basketball since the first time she stepped onto Coach K Court in 2011. If it seems as though she has been playing for head coach Joanne P. McCallie for much longer than three seasons, it is likely due to all of the accolades she has garn…
7 November 2014 | 8:20 am

Duke knows the importance of strong point guard play. After all, it was season-ending injuries to point guards Chelsea Gray and Alexis Jones injury that dashed the Blue Devils' national title aspirations a year ago.
7 November 2014 | 8:19 am

Following a dominant 67-point victory in its first exhibition against Limestone, the Blue Devils hit the century-mark once again Sunday. Fueled by the dominant interior presence of senior Elizabeth Williams and redshirt freshman Rebecca Greenwell's hot start from beyond the arc, Duke jumped out to a…
2 November 2014 | 7:00 am

The Duke women’s basketball team has become something of a well-oiled machine, and with the way Joanne P. McCallie is recruiting, it looks like things will keep rolling along. The Blue Devils enter the 2014-15 season as the No. 7 team in the country in ...
1 November 2014 | 3:41 pm

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

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

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

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

View gallery Duke coach Joanne P. McCallie, center, watches during practice for the NCAA women's college bask … McCallie said she understands not getting rewarded with a No. 1 seed after losing to Notre Dame in the ACC tournament finals, but doesn't know ...
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

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

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

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

Cal gave their fans plenty of flashes of what the 2013-14 ... I got the sense that Brittany Boyd relished the opportunity to go up against a player of Gray's caliber. Duke's Joanne McCallie talked post-game about making sure that she didn't go off like ...
10 November 2013 | 11:22 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