A lot of big news in today’s Starting Five so let’s jump right into it:
- Duke’s Jeff Capel removes name from consideration at Georgia Tech – Good news for Blue Devil fans as Capel will remain at Duke.
- Mike Krzyzewski has knee replacement surgery – Coach K underwent knee replacement surgery, but he plans to be ready for the Rio Olympics.
- Al Featherston On Tom Butters – The former Duke Athletic Director who hired Coach K died at the age of 77.
- Duke, UNLV, Tied By History, Will Meet Again – The Blue Devils and Runnin’ Rebels met a few times in the NCAA tournament, will now face off in Las Vegas next season.
- Blue Devils the most hated 2016 tourney team – Duke basketball emerged not only as the NCAA Tournament’s most talked about team according to Blend, they also were the tourney’s most hated.
For more top stories, check out the rest of today’s headlines.