Stories tagged: duke
Sun., April 14, 2019, 4 a.m.
It was, I think, simply coincidence that on the anniversary of his death, my interest in college basketball revived. It wasn’t because we shared that passion. Spectator sports held little …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 21, 2019, 6:10 p.m.
Nike says it’s investigating why Duke freshman Zion Williamson split a shoe open during a game against rival North Carolina. But the sportswear giant says it’s an “isolated occurrence.”
Wed., Feb. 13, 2019, 9:15 a.m.
Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski says he has “no knowledge” of a woman’s allegation that she was sexually assaulted by a former Blue Devils basketball player and he believes the school …
Mon., Jan. 28, 2019, 8:34 p.m.
Top 25 roundup:
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 7, 2019, 6:49 p.m.
Conference play is taking a toll on several of college basketball’s top teams.Nevada dropped from the ranks of the unbeatens – only three remain – and Kansas lost for the …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 23, 2018, 11:17 p.m.
Gonzaga or Kansas? Which team will be ranked No. 1 come Monday? It should be an interesting vote from 65 media members in the AP poll and 32 Division I …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 23, 2018, 5:12 p.m.
The Gonzaga-Duke game was nearing tip time when Mark Few and Mike Krzyzewski met behind makeshift curtains close to the court. “So I talked to Mark before the game and …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 22, 2018, 4:28 p.m.
Gonzaga had numerous candidates but settled for two representatives on the Maui Invitational All-Tournament team.
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 12, 2018, 7:06 p.m.
The top 11 ranked teams – other than No. 3 Gonzaga – reshuffled in the first regular-season AP men’s basketball poll. The Zags (2-0) remained at No. 3, same as …
UPDATED: Tue., July 24, 2018, 4:55 p.m.
Gonzaga will open against Illinois in the nightcap of the Maui Invitational’s first day. The Zags and Illini will tip at 8:30 p.m. Pacific time on ESPN2 on Monday, Nov. …
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 26, 2017, 10:13 p.m.
Alex Delton ran for 158 yards and accounted for four touchdowns, leading Kansas State to a 35-17 Cactus Bowl victory over UCLA in Phoenix on Tuesday night in what could …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 23, 2017, 5:04 p.m.
Trevon Duval had 22 points and top-ranked Duke pulled away for a 99-81 victory over the surprisingly tenacious Portland State Vikings on Thursday in the Phil Knight Invitational tournament.
Mon., Nov. 20, 2017, 7:55 p.m.
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 …
Tue., Nov. 14, 2017, 11:35 p.m.
Grayson Allen – Duke’s lone senior – scored a career-high 37 points, freshman Trevon Duval had 17 points and 10 assists, and the top-ranked Blue Devils beat No. 2 Michigan …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 14, 2017, 8:27 p.m.
Grayson Allen scored a career-high 37 points, freshman Trevon Duval had 17 points and 10 assists, and No. 1 Duke beat No. 2 Michigan State 88-81 in the Champions Classic.
Mon., Nov. 13, 2017, 7:07 p.m.
A few of the freshman phenoms are starring already – Arizona’s DeAndre Ayton and Duke’s Marvin Bagley III more than the others – but there wasn’t much shifting after the …
Fri., Nov. 3, 2017
Breaking down the players to know heading into the 2017-18 college basketball season:
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 1, 2017, 12:30 p.m.
The Zags are ranked No. 18 in the AP preseason poll Top 25 released Wednesday. It’s the eighth straight season Gonzaga has been in the preseason Top 25 and fifth …
Fri., Aug. 25, 2017, 3:37 p.m.
The CEO of South Carolina’s state-owned utility is retiring, making him the first executive to leave following last month’s abandonment of a nuclear power project that customers have been funding …
Sun., Aug. 13, 2017, 10:36 p.m.
Duke basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski has undergone knee replacement surgery.
Sun., June 4, 2017, 9:22 p.m.
The last 13 months saw far too many surgeries for Duke basketball to be at its best.
UPDATED: Tue., May 16, 2017, 6:50 p.m.
The transfer market has been good to Gonzaga in recent seasons but the Zags came up short again Tuesday.
Tue., March 7, 2017
It all sounded like such a beautiful, romantic story. Several weeks earlier in Coeur d’Alene, Ethel Haller of Spokane married Captain W.W. MacKenzie, the Duke of Dunsmuir Downes in Scotland. …
Tue., Jan. 3, 2017, 1 a.m.
Hall of Fame Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski is stepping away from the team to have lower back surgery.
Mon., Dec. 19, 2016, 8:54 p.m.
Luke Kennard scored 24 points and No. 5 Duke beat Tennessee State 65-55 on Monday night in Durham, North Carolina.
Mon., Nov. 7, 2016, 5:43 p.m.
Duke says freshman center Marques Bolden will miss the top-ranked Blue Devils’ first two games with a leg injury.
Wed., Nov. 2, 2016, 7:59 p.m.
Josh Hart is off to a stellar start as a member of the defending national champions.
Fri., Oct. 14, 2016, 7:47 p.m.
Lamar Jackson provided a cushion with a 2-yard touchdown run with 1 minute, 32 seconds remaining and No. 7 Louisville held off Duke 24-14 on Friday night.
Sat., Sept. 24, 2016, 9:34 p.m.
AJ Reed kicked a 19-yard field goal with 84 seconds left and Duke rallied back from an early two-touchdown deficit to beat Notre Dame 38-35 in South Bend, Indiana, on …
Fri., Aug. 26, 2016, 8:02 p.m.
A South African judge dismissed an appeal by prosecutors for a harsher sentence against