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Now one game behind Virginia and North Carolina in the Atlantic Coast Conference standings, Duke needs some help to finish with its first regular season conference championship since 2010. The Blue … more
On Tuesday night, Duke freshman RJ Barrett put up 28 points to give him the outright lead in the program’s record books as the top freshman scorer in school history. Barrett now sits at 698 … more
Duke’s season-opening 42-3 loss to Alabama could have been a devastating blow to the ego of a team confident it can match up better with heavyweights this year, but the Blue Devils … more
DURHAM — Finding some middle ground at Middle Tennessee State might help Duke define what type of team it can be this year. So far, the Blue Devils failed to live up to expectations in their … more
CHARLOTTE – Duke’s basketball roster is obviously less talented this season than a year ago. The Zion Williamson Show was a mega-talented roster with Williamson among three one-and-done, … more
DURHAM — This sounds ironic, but it’s fair to wonder if Duke was overlooked in the latest Associated Press Top 25 basketball poll. The Blue Devils often get the benefit of the doubt, … more
Duke will face off against a gauntlet for its next six games. First up, a road trip to No. 3-ranked Virginia this Saturday that will be broadcast on ESPN and serve as the site for College Gameday. … more
DURHAM — “Be quick but don’t hurry.” Duke football coach David Cutcliffe invoked a popular teaching phrase from John Wooden, the late and iconic UCLA basketball coach, to … more
It wasn’t easy, but Duke won both of its games in Columbia, South Carolina to return to the Sweet 16 for the third time in the last four seasons.  As the No. 1 overall seed entering the … more
After cutting down the nets in Charlotte following the ACC tournament and getting back one of its injured starters, Duke earned the No. 1 overall seed in this week’s NCAA Tournament. The Blue … more
Duke quarterback Daniel Jones left school one year early with a number of first-round guarantees from NFL organizations. The gamble paid off, as Jones heard his name called by commissioner Roger … more
DURHAM — Duke football expected to contend for the ACC Coastal Division title, especially after opening conference play with an encouraging 45-10 win over Virginia Tech. But then came last … more
DURHAM — Luca Diamont verbally committed to Duke 10 months ago while ranked a 4-star prospect. Then, between February and signing his National Letter of Intent Wednesday, he dropped to a … more
Duke freshman Zion Williamson was named the Sporting News National Player of the Year earlier this week, becoming the 11th Blue Devil to be named a National Player of the Year and winning the … more
Daniel Jones proved he was a better quarterback than NFL fans judged him at Duke upon taking over the New York Giants’ starting role as the sixth pick of the NFL draft. Quentin Harris, a … more
The last time Michigan State played Duke in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge was on Dec. 1, 2010 at Cameron Indoor Stadium. As the Spartans approached the arena, Michigan State coach Tom Izzo told his … more
Duke finally opens ACC play after having already dispatched two ranked opponents, Kansas in the Champions Classic and Michigan State on Tuesday in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge. But the lid-lifter … more
Well, what did we learn from Duke’s surprising loss at Clemson? Perhaps the most revealing information was Duke’s 10-man rotation has been more than “coachspeak” from Blue … more
DURHAM – Herman Bulls knew Mike Krzyzewski early on, long before Duke’s basketball Hall-of-Famer was Coach K, his iconic identity. He was an unknown Army coach with a silent K preceding … more
Eight straight wins, seven by double figures, five of them by 20-plus points and two those in ACC victories by 39 (Boston College) and 33 (Miami). Duke looks again like not only a Final Four team … more
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