Stories tagged: Duke Blue Devils
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.
Fri., March 17, 2017, 6:52 p.m.
Allen’s 3s lead No. 2 seed Duke to 87-65 win over Troy
Grayson Allen had 21 points off five 3-pointers, Jayson Tatum had 18 points and 12 rebounds, and second-seeded Duke continued its perfect postseason with an 87-65 victory over Troy in …
Sat., March 11, 2017, 10:46 p.m.
Duke rallies past Notre Dame in ACC final
In a season that has been anything but routine for Duke, the Blue Devils won the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament as it had never been done before.
Fri., March 10, 2017, 6:42 p.m.
No. 14 Duke races past No. 6 UNC 93-83 in ACC semifinals
Jayson Tatum scored 24 points, and No. 14 Duke rallied past No. 6 North Carolina for a 93-83 victory in the Atlantic Coast Conference semifinals. Luke Kennard had 20 points …
Thu., March 9, 2017, 11:26 p.m.
Duke’s rally in ACC tournament leads to bringing North Carolina rivalry to Brooklyn
College basketball’s biggest rivalry is coming to Brooklyn.
Wed., March 8, 2017, 2:02 p.m.
Luke Kennard comes through late for No. 14 Duke against Clemson
Luke Kennard made two clutch jumpers in the final 2 minutes and No. 14 Duke beat Clemson 29-73 to advance to the Atlantic Coast Conference quarterfinals. The fifth-seeded Blue Devils …
UPDATED: Sat., March 4, 2017, 10:21 p.m.
Joel Berry helps North Carolina defeat Duke
Joel Berry II and his North Carolina teammates had already wrapped up an Atlantic Coast Conference regular-season title and a No. 1 seed in next week’s tournament before tipping off …
Sat., Feb. 4, 2017, 5:37 p.m.
Coach K returns, No. 21 Duke beats Pitt 72-64
Grayson Allen scored 18 of his 21 points in the second half, and No. 21 Duke beat Pittsburgh 72-64 on Saturday in coach Mike Krzyzewski’s return after a four-week break …
Thu., Feb. 2, 2017, 7:07 p.m.
Coach K says he is returning to coach Duke Saturday vs. Pitt
Mike Krzyzewski says he is returning this weekend to coach his Duke Blue Devils. The Hall of Fame coach made the announcement Thursday night on his weekly radio show that …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 14, 2017, 5:19 p.m.
Commentary: Duke’s Allen hears it from Louisville crowd
The Yum! Center boo birds followed the opening tip-off into Grayson Allen’s hands Saturday, and then they let him have it.
Thu., Dec. 22, 2016, 5:33 p.m.
Suspended guard Grayson Allen trips up Duke with antics
Grayson Allen’s latest antics may have once again tripped up No. 5 Duke. The Blue Devils have had a full roster for about three days this season. And after Allen …
Thu., Nov. 10, 2016, 8:48 p.m.
Jones, Wilson help Duke upset No. 15 North Carolina 28-27
Daniel Jones ran for two scores and threw for another to help Duke upset No. 15 North Carolina 28-27 on Thursday night. The redshirt freshman gave the defense fits all …
Tue., Nov. 1, 2016, 11:02 a.m.
Duke runaway No. 1 in preseason AP Top 25; Kentucky is No. 2
Duke is in a familiar place to open the college basketball season.
Tue., Oct. 25, 2016, 7:21 p.m.
Newsmakers: Neiman print of Ali stolen
Thu., March 24, 2016, 11:07 p.m.
Oregon drops defending champ Duke in West Region
Dillon Brooks scored 22 points and Oregon advanced to the brink of its first Final Four in 77 years with an 82-68 victory over defending national champion Duke on Thursday …
Sat., Feb. 6, 2016, 6:22 p.m.
With Krzyzewski back, Duke looks to return to being Duke
For the Blue Devils, the first step is getting Hall of Fame coach Mike Krzyzewski back on the bench after he missed a game due to illness.
Sat., Dec. 26, 2015, 8:25 p.m.
Duke beats Indiana in overtime in Pinstripe Bowl
Duke survived a wild finish at Yankee Stadium for its first bowl victory in 54 years.
Thu., Nov. 26, 2015, 9:29 p.m.
No. 15 Duke women defeat Idaho 74-68 in Cancun Challenge
Azura Stevens scored 22 points and grabbed 12 rebounds to lead No. 15 Duke over Idaho 74-68 on Thursday at the Cancun Challenge.
Sun., Nov. 1, 2015, 6:07 p.m.
ACC suspends officials for 2 games after Miami-Duke ending
The Atlantic Coast Conference threw some penalty flags of its own Sunday, suspending the officiating crew that worked the Miami-Duke game for two league contests after finding they committed “a …
Fri., April 10, 2015
Bobby Hurley takes over Sun Devils after 2-year stint at Buffalo
Arizona State hired Bobby Hurley as its basketball coach, the school announced Thursday. The 43-year-old Hurley spent the past two years as the head coach at Buffalo, which he led …
Wed., April 8, 2015
NCAA title game earns best preliminary TV rating in 18 years
Even without an undefeated team, the NCAA title game has earned its highest preliminary television rating in 18 years. Duke’s 68-63 comeback win over Wisconsin on Monday night on CBS …
Tue., April 7, 2015
Duke rallies from nine-point deficit to defeat Wisconsin for NCAA men’s basketball championship
INDIANAPOLIS – Call them freshmen, but do not call them kids. Led by Tyus Jones and Jahlil Okafor, Duke’s talented group of youngsters played like salty old pros down the …
Mon., April 6, 2015, 11:03 p.m.
Duke claims its fifth NCAA championship
Led by Tyus Jones and Jahlil Okafor, Duke’s talented group of youngsters played like salty old pros down the stretch, outscoring Wisconsin by 14 points the final 13 minutes Monday …
Mon., April 6, 2015
Game within NCAA title game: Kaminsky vs Okafor duel in post
INDIANAPOLIS – Bo Ryan doesn’t want to face Duke center Jahlil Okafor. “There’s no way I could match up with him,” joked Wisconsin’s gray-haired coach. “He’d kill me.”
Mon., April 6, 2015
It’s all about Devils, Badgers
INDIANAPOLIS – Duke languished in the shadows of Kentucky all season, the big blue juggernaut that nobody seemed to be talking about. It was a rarity for a program with …
Sun., April 5, 2015, 10:30 p.m.
Forget Kentucky, it’s Badgers and Blue Devils for all the marbles
Fun-loving Wisconsin ended Kentucky’s pursuit of perfection in the national semifinals, and set up an intriguing showdown against Duke in tonight’s title game.
Sun., April 5, 2015
Duke headed for another championship game
INDIANAPOLIS – Two star freshmen, a solid senior and some of the trademark defense Duke has long been known for have the Blue Devils back in the national championship game. …
Sat., April 4, 2015
Blue Devils, Spartans take on undercard feel at Final Four
INDIANAPOLIS – Any other year, this would probably be the premier matchup of the Final Four. On one bench sits top-seeded Duke and its record-setting coach, Mike Krzyzewski. On the …
Mon., March 30, 2015
Age not factor in Duke’s success
HOUSTON – As his younger teammates bounced around one side of the Duke locker room in celebration, the team’s elder sat apart from the revelers – who are still blissfully …