Stories tagged: Duke Blue Devils
Mon., May 28, 2018, 5:30 p.m.
Matt Gaudet scores 4, Yale beats Duke 13-11 for NCAA title
Jack Tigh scored 36 seconds into the game for his first of three goals in the opening half, and Matt Gaudet scored four goals as Yale beat Duke 13-11 on …
Sat., April 7, 2018, 8:57 a.m.
Gary Trent Jr. leaving Duke after 1 season for NBA draft
Gary Trent Jr. says he’s leaving Duke after one year for the NBA draft. Team spokesman Mike DeGeorge says the freshman guard is in the process of hiring an agent. …
Wed., April 4, 2018, 4:22 p.m.
Duke freshman Trevon Duval enters NBA draft, plans to hire agent
Duke freshman Trevon Duval is entering the NBA draft. Duval announced his decision through the school and team spokesman Mike DeGeorge says the point guard plans to hire an agent. …
Wed., March 28, 2018, 3:49 p.m.
Duke’s Marvin Bagley says he will enter the NBA draft
Duke freshman Marvin Bagley III is entering the NBA draft. Bagley announced his decision on his verified Instagram account, saying he “learned a lot this year on and off of …
UPDATED: Sun., March 25, 2018, 7:40 p.m.
Malik Newman carries Kansas past Duke, into Final Four
Malik Newman scored all 13 of Kansas’ points in overtime, and the top-seeded Jayhawks are back in the Final Four for the first time since 2012 after beating No. 2 …
Sat., March 24, 2018, 2:49 p.m.
UConn tops Duke 72-59, advances to Elite Eight in Albany Region
Geno Auriemma and the UConn Huskies are in a familiar place – the Elite Eight.
UPDATED: Fri., March 23, 2018, 10:51 p.m.
Duke squeezes Orange 69-65, sets up matchup with Kansas
Gary Trent Jr., made two clutch free throws with 6.3 seconds left to help second-seeded Duke hold off the 11th-seeded Orange in a 69-65 victory in the Midwest Region semifinals …
Thu., March 22, 2018, 3:48 p.m.
Midwest Regional preview: Top-seeded Kansas faces Clemson, Duke gets Syracuse in Sweet 16
Everything seems to be in place yet again for Kansas, which for the second straight year needs just two wins – in a gym that its rabid fans can reach …
UPDATED: Sat., March 17, 2018, 9:51 p.m.
Duke rolls into Sweet 16 with 87-62 romp over Rhode Island
Duke is moving on to the Sweet 16 for the 24th time under coach Mike Krzyzewski. The second-seeded Blue Devils rolled by seventh-seeded Rhode Island 87-62 in the second round …
Sat., March 17, 2018, 10:38 a.m.
Odom’s career-high 25 points lead Duke women past Belmont
Leaonna Odom scored a career-high 25 points, including nine in Duke’s dominant third period, and the fifth-seeded Blue Devils beat No. 12 seed Belmont 72-58 in the first round of …
Thu., March 15, 2018, 2:53 p.m.
Bagley, Duke rout Iona 89-67, breeze into second round
Marvin Bagley III dominated in his NCAA Tournament debut, pouring in 22 points to go with seven rebounds as Duke rolled by Iona 89-67 on Thursday.
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 18, 2018, 12:19 a.m.
Gonzaga notches 11th straight 25-win season with victory over Pepperdine
Finishing a season with at least 25 wins is not a common feat in college basketball, but Gonzaga makes it look easy.
Thu., Feb. 8, 2018, 11:25 p.m.
Top 25 capsules: No. 21 North Carolina rallies past No. 9 Duke
Joel Berry II scored 21 points and No. 21 North Carolina rallied from 12 down in the first half to beat No. 9 Duke 82-78 on Thursday night in Chapel …
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 7, 2018, 10:20 p.m.
Top 25 Rewind: No. 2 Duke’s defense off to slow start in ACC
There’s no questioning the talent or the offensive potential for No. 2 Duke with its star freshman class. Finding the defensive play to go with all that hasn’t been easy.
Sat., Jan. 6, 2018, 11 p.m.
Top 25 men’s capsules: N.C. State tops No. 2 Duke 96-85 for 1st ACC win under Keatts
Omer Yurtseven had 16 points while Torin Dorn hit two huge 3-pointers in the final 2 minutes to help North Carolina State upset No. 2 Duke 96-85 on Saturday night.
Mon., Dec. 4, 2017, 6:31 p.m.
Duke still unanimous No. 1, Notre Dame drops to No. 9
Notre Dame won the Maui Invitational with an impressive comeback against Wichita State. The Fighting Irish didn’t fare as well against another top 10 team, leading a shuffling at the …
Mon., Dec. 4, 2017, 10:30 a.m.
Gonzaga climbs to No. 12 in the AP rankings
Gonzaga keeps moving up in the AP college basketball poll and the Zags have an opportunity to make a big jump with Tuesday’s matchup against No. 4 Villanova.
Wed., Nov. 29, 2017, 10:34 p.m.
Men’s Top 25 Capsules: No. 1 Duke holds off Indiana
Marvin Bagley III finished with 23 points and 10 rebounds and Grayson Allen added 21 points to help No. 1 Duke get past pesky Indiana 91-81 on Wednesday night in …
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 27, 2017, 8:01 p.m.
How we voted: Phil Knight Invitational lives up to the hype … and so do the Blue Devils
If the Nike co-founder is still around in 10 years, do we get a PK90? College basketball fans can only hope…
Mon., Nov. 27, 2017, 5:08 p.m.
Duke now unanimous No. 1, Arizona falls out of new AP Top 25
Duke pulled off two big comebacks to become the unanimous No. 1 in the AP Top 25 men’s basketball poll. Now Arizona could use one of its own from a …
Sun., Nov. 26, 2017, 10:36 p.m.
PK80 roundup: Duke, Michigan State win bracket championships
Marvin Bagley had 30 points and 15 rebounds, and No. 1 Duke rallied late to beat No. 7 Florida 87-84 on Sunday night for the Motion bracket championship at the …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 24, 2017, 9:29 p.m.
PK 80 roundup: Duke escapes Longhorns’ upset bid
Freshman Marvin Bagley III had a career-high 34 points and added 15 rebounds, and No. 1 Duke rallied to defeat Texas 85-78 in overtime on Friday in the semifinals of …
Mon., Nov. 20, 2017, 7:55 p.m.
Duke consolidates top spot in Top 25 after Champions Classic
The Blue Devils, who beat then-No. 2 Michigan State 88-81 in Chicago, pulled in 54 of 65 first-place votes from a national media panel in the AP Top 25 released …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 14, 2017, 4:16 p.m.
Gonzaga moves up one spot to No. 17 in AP poll
Gonzaga climbed up one spot to No. 17 in the first AP college basketball poll of the regular season.
Sat., Nov. 11, 2017, 11 p.m.
Top 25 Capsules: Mike Krzyzewski earns 1,000th win at Duke
Duke’s Mike Krzyzewski became the first men’s Division I coach to win 1,000 games at one school Saturday night when his top-ranked Blue Devils beat Utah Valley 99-69 behind 24 …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 2, 2017, 5:08 p.m.
How we voted: Marvin Bagley III makes Duke an easy No. 1 pick, while Michael Porter Jr. lifts Mizzou into our Top 25
Theo Lawson’s weekly AP Top 25 poll, with five thoughts, a few notes on the Pac-12 and an update on Spokane’s resident Top 25’er.
Fri., Sept. 29, 2017, 8:44 p.m.
No. 14 Miami Hurricanes top Duke Blue Devils 31-6
Malik Rosier threw two touchdown passes and ran for another score and No. 14 Miami’s defense shut down Duke in a 31-6 victory Friday night.
Fri., Aug. 18, 2017, 3:07 p.m.
Duke recruit Marvin Bagley III hoping to play in the 2017-18 season
Top recruit Marvin Bagley III’s decision to reclassify and become immediately eligible to play at Duke changed the national championship picture in college basketball. But what does it take to …
Mon., March 20, 2017, 10:55 p.m.
NCAA capsules: UConn rolls; Quinnipiac crashes Sweet 16
Kia Nurse scored 29 points and tied an NCAA Tournament record with nine 3-pointers to lead UConn to a 94-64 win over visiting Syracuse in the Bridgeport Region on Monday …
UPDATED: Sun., March 19, 2017, 10:20 p.m.
Thornwell leads South Carolina to 88-81 upset of Duke
South Carolina is making its first appearance in the regional semifinals since the bracket expanded after an 88-81 victory Sunday night over No. 2 seed Duke in the East Regional.