Game Preview: Furman Paladins vs Duke Blue Devils

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Furman is coached by Bob Richey who was named Furman University’s 22nd head men’s basketball coach in April of 2017. Fun ACC fact: Furman’s Director of Recruiting is Tyler Lewis, a name Duke fans will recognize from his 2 years at NC State before transferring to Butler to finish out his playing career. The Paladins enter Monday with a 2 … Read More

Devil of the Day vs Southern | Wendell Carter Jr

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Despite a less than stellar effort by the Duke Blue Devils as a team, Wendell Carter Jr. had a standout performance. Carter played 28 minutes and was able to effect the game on both ends of the floor. Carter stuffed the stat sheet against the Southern Jaguars scoring 20 points and pulling down 11 rebounds. On the defensive end Carter … Read More

Lackluster Duke Pulls Away from Southern 78-61; Marvin Bagley & Wendell Carter Register Double-Doubles

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Duke came into Friday night fresh off of a huge victory against the number 2 Michigan State Spartans. The Southern Jaguars had been pushed around in 3 games not coming anywhere near sniffing a victory or even a close game. It looked like a complete mismatch on paper and very well should have been. What we did know about Southern … Read More

Duke Outlasts #2 Michigan State 88-81; Grayson Allen Explodes for 37

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Grayson Allen had a senior moment in front of the collective basketball world as Duke outlasted the number 2 ranked Michigan State Spartans. Allen scored a career-high 37 points, going 11-20 from the field and 7-11 from the 3 point line. In one of the best single game performances in recent memory Grayson willed Duke to the victory. Duke had … Read More

Marvin Bagley III Earns Two ACC Weekly Honors

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Courtesy Duke Sports Information DURHAM, N.C. – After back-to-back double-doubles to open his career, Duke freshman Marvin Bagley III doubled up on the ACC weekly honors by being named the league’s Rookie of the Week and co-Player of the Week. Bagley III led No. 1 Duke (2-0) to a pair of season-opening wins by becoming the Blue Devils’ first freshman … Read More