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

Brian HoraceGame Results, General Information, Results/Thoughts3 Comments

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

Coach’s Corner: 40 minutes of….zone?

Collin WrightCoach's Corner, General Information, Results/Thoughts0 Comments

As Tuesday night’s game against Michigan State unfolded, and Grayson Allen did his best impression of JJ Redick vs. Texas on the offensive end, Duke did something I can’t ever remember seeing a Coach K team do. For 40 minutes, the Blue Devils abandoned their trademark man-to-man and defended exclusively with a 2-3 zone. A lot of time when teams … Read More

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

Brian HoraceGame Results, General Information, Results/Thoughts0 Comments

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

Coach’s Corner: Early Thoughts on the Duke Bigs from @CoachCW_51

Collin WrightCoach's Corner, General Information, Results/Thoughts3 Comments

I’m very excited to bring a different perspective to the site with the Coach’s Corner. In this space you can expect to read about the team and games from a the perspective of a coach. I’ll be digging into X’s and O’s, player/team tendencies, and potential adjustments by Duke or an upcoming opponent. To start, I want to focus on … Read More