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Recently, opponents of pay-for-play in college sports have turned to 'gender equity' as their newest argument against allowing college athletes to control the rights to their own likenesses.
18 April 2014 | 1:09 pm
Tricia Liston Named Player of the Year…
18 April 2014 | 4:23 am
Playoffs Going Strong Overseas…
16 April 2014 | 2:00 pm
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15 April 2014 | 8:37 pm
The news was somewhat of a surprise for the Duke senior, who in January suffered her second season-ending knee injury in as many years.
15 April 2014 | 7:19 am
Gray 11th, Liston 12th in WNBA Draft…
15 April 2014 | 3:48 am
Greenwell Redshirted the 2013-14 Season…
11 April 2014 | 6:29 pm
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7 April 2014 | 3:20 am
In this March 22, 2014 photo, Duke coach Joanne P. McCallie urges her team during the first half against Winthrop in a first-round game in the NCAA college basketball tournament in Durham, N.C. NASHVILLE, Tenn.
6 April 2014 | 2:05 am
Duke coach Joanne P. McCallie takes a look at the games in the women's Final Four.
6 April 2014 | 1:47 am
Geno Auriemma, Tara VanDerveer, Muffet McGraw and Brenda Frese have won national championships, using their styles to get the most out of their teams.
6 April 2014 | 1:40 am
Editor's note: Duke women's basketball coach Joanne P. McCallie takes a look at the games in the women's Final Four which will be played Sunday, April 6 in Nashville, Tenn.
5 April 2014 | 8:42 pm
Duke coach Joanne P. McCallie takes a look at the games in the women's Final Four. Her Blue Devils played Connecticut, Notre Dame and Maryland this year. My heart truly goes out to Notre Dame as I can't get over what happened to Natalie Achonwa. The X-factor is that Maryland doesn't really know w…
5 April 2014 | 6:13 pm
Geno Auriemma, Tara VanDerveer, Muffet McGraw and Brenda Frese have all won national championships, using their own styles to get the most out of their teams.
5 April 2014 | 7:00 am
Geno Auriemma, Tara VanDerveer, Muffet McGraw and Brenda Frese have all won national championships, each using their own style to get the most out of their teams.
4 April 2014 | 7:00 am
DePaul kept taking the ball from Duke with its intense press, and answering seemingly every big Blue Devils bucket with a 3-pointer.
30 March 2014 | 8:33 pm
For Duke's senior class, this wasn't how it was supposed to end. The Blue Devils seemed ready to take that next step to the Final Four after losing in the regional finals the previous three seasons. But their careers ended with a different historical footnote: The Blue Devils' first NCAA tournamen…
25 March 2014 | 2:44 pm
For DePaul, a great season just keeps getting better. The Blue Demons have run off a long winning streak. They've won their first Big East title. They've put their names in the NCAA tournament record book.
25 March 2014 | 7:25 am
Megan Rogowski scored 22 points and Megan Podkowa 18 to help DePaul upset Duke, 74-65, on Monday night in the second round of the NCAA tournament.
25 March 2014 | 7:23 am
Seventh-seeded DePaul pulled off the biggest upset of the NCAA tournament thus far, ending Duke's run of four straight Elite Eight appearances.
25 March 2014 | 7:00 am
The Blue Demons-who rank second in the nation in steals with 11.7 thefts per game-were able to speed up the Blue Devils from the opening tip, forcing 21 turnovers and several rushed shots.
25 March 2014 | 7:00 am
Megan Rogowski scored 22 points and Megan Podkowa added 18 to help DePaul upset Duke 74-65 on Monday night in Durham, N.C., in the second round of the NCAA tournament.
25 March 2014 | 4:32 am
Duke's new-look defense will be put to the test Monday in its final home game of the season.
25 March 2014 | 2:04 am
DePaul kept taking the ball from Duke with its intense press, and answering seemingly every big Blue Devils bucket with a 3-pointer. That energy and efficiency sent the Blue Demons into the second weekend of the NCAA women's tournament. DePaul upset Duke 74-65 on Monday night in the second round a…
25 March 2014 | 1:49 am
I was neither confident that DePaul would be in the second round nor that Duke would lose at home in my preview of the Lincoln bracket , but Queenie sounded pretty confident that Duke would not advance and that DePaul would be the one to take them down during her radio interview on Edge of Sports Ra…
24 March 2014 | 7:00 am
Durham, N.C. -- Now both Duke basketball teams are done. The Blue Devil women followed the men's team out of their NCAA Tournament early after they were upset.
24 March 2014 | 7:00 am
The Blue Devils began the season as a team that loved to play off its guards, get out in transition and play a fast-paced game.
24 March 2014 | 6:39 am
- Duke and DePaul showcased their scoring strength in the first round of the NCAA tournament. The second-seeded Blue Devils (28-6) and seventh-seeded Blue Demons (28-6) are among just 16 teams in Division I averaging at least 80 points. DePaul ranks fourth in the nation, averaging 84.3 points. Le…
23 March 2014 | 8:26 pm
Duke and DePaul showcased their scoring strength in the first round of the NCAA tournament. The second-seeded Blue Devils (28-6) and seventh-seeded Blue Demons (28-6) are among just 16 teams in Division I averaging at least 80 points per game. DePaul ranks fourth in the nation in scoring, averagin…
23 March 2014 | 8:12 pm
Tricia Liston scored 20 points to lead five players in double figures as the Blue Devils, seeded No.
22 March 2014 | 10:57 pm
Maybe it's not entirely accurate to say Duke doesn't have any point guards. ''I guess we're all point guards,'' coach Joanne P. McCallie said. The Blue Devils had 21 assists - their most in two months - in an 87-45 rout of Winthrop on Saturday in the first round of the NCAA tournament. McCallie h…
22 March 2014 | 8:08 pm
DePaul beat Oklahoma in the highest scoring regulation game in women's tournament history, while Duke looked dangerous in its opener, writes Graham Hays. Story McCallie has had to tweak her lineup after season-ending knee injuries to Chelsea Gray and ...
22 March 2014 | 4:36 pm
Duke head coach Joanne McCallie talks about the Blue Devils' performance in the first round of the women's NCAA tournament.
22 March 2014 | 12:08 pm
DURHAM, N.C. – No.7 ranked and the third-seeded Duke Blue Devils held the 15 th-seed Winthrop Eagles to a season-low in points Saturday as the Blue Devils cruised to a 42-point victory, 87- 45. Duke’s defense held Winthrop to 27 percent shooting.
22 March 2014 | 10:53 am
Tricia Liston scored 20 points to lead five players in double figures as the Blue Devils, seeded No.
22 March 2014 | 7:00 am
You cannot teach height and you cannot teach length, but the Blue Devils are lucky enough to have plenty of both.
22 March 2014 | 7:00 am
Second-seeded Duke took advantage of playing on its home floor, routing 15th seed Winthrop 87-45 Saturday afternoon at Cameron Indoor Stadium behind an impressive defensive performance that limited the Eagle offense to just 15-of-55 shooting.
22 March 2014 | 7:00 am
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 | 11:00 pm
- Duke coach Joanne P. McCallie is having a difficult time grasping the NCAA's logic when it comes to her team's tournament seed. 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 powerh…
21 March 2014 | 10:57 pm
Duke coach Joanne P. McCallie is having a difficult time grasping the NCAA's logic when it comes to her team's tournament seed. 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 powerhou…
21 March 2014 | 10:46 pm
I’m still addicted to Duke women’s basketball, and I’m not quite ready to give up the ghost on that yet. It has been almost two and a half years since I left Durham, North Carolina, for Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. I spent four years teaching cultural ...
21 March 2014 | 5:00 pm
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 | 3:28 pm
Clearly it's not going out on a limb to predict UConn and Notre Dame meeting in the national championship game with history at stake.
19 March 2014 | 8:39 am
Notre Dame's Jewell Loyd pulled an Atlantic Coast Conference championship cap over her head. It fit just as well as that old Big East gear did. Make it two tournament titles in two leagues and two years for the second-ranked Fighting Irish, who capped their perfect first run through the ACC by bea…
10 March 2014 | 2:20 am
After stumbling a bit down the stretch, No. 10 Duke came to the right city - and faced the right opponent - to get rolling again. The Blue Devils claimed their 37th straight victory over Georgia Tech on Friday night, an 82-52 win in the Atlantic Coast Conference quarterfinals. Duke has made Greens…
8 March 2014 | 4:09 am
Sometimes, Katie Abrahamson-Henderson has to pinch herself. The coach of the Albany women's basketball team watched her Great Danes win 38 America East Conference games in a row before losing the season finale at home to Stony Brook. The 66-56 setback last Saturday ended what had been the longest…
6 March 2014 | 7:31 pm
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) -- Notre Dame and Duke each had two players selected to the all-Atlantic Coast Conference women's basketball first team.
4 March 2014 | 9:02 pm
When the tournament starts Wednesday in Greensboro, N.C., the team to beat will be the newest member of the conference: Notre Dame, the top seed and one of the nation's last two undefeated teams. A tournament that has craved parity instead has been ruled by Duke, North Carolina and Maryland - who h…
4 March 2014 | 7:22 pm
Notre Dame , Duke , Maryland , N.C. State , North Carolina and Syracuse appear to be locks for the NCAA regardless of their performance in Greensboro this week.
4 March 2014 | 8:00 am
Duke doesn't have any more point guards. What the seventh-ranked Blue Devils do have are three tall seniors - and the formula to beat Wake Forest every time they play. Duke pulled away for its 40th straight win over the Demon Deacons on Thursday night, beating them 71-56. And each of the Blue Dev…
28 February 2014 | 2:19 am

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