Duke Blasts Bowie State 116-53; Grayson Allen Scores 21 Points Dishes 11 Assists

Brian HoraceGame Results, General Information, Results/Thoughts1 Comment

Duke took down the Bowie State Bull Dogs by a score of 116 – 53, and while Duke was short-handed in the backcourt they used every bit of their advantage in the post. The pregame presser with Coach K was the first mention of multiple freshman suspensions. It was announced yesterday that Trevon Duval would miss the game but Coach … Read More

Duke Chosen as Basketball Times’ Top Program

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Courtesy Duke Sports Information Thu, November 02, 2017 DURHAM, N.C. – For the fourth consecutive time, the Duke men’s basketball team has been chosen as the top Division I men’s basketball program by Basketball Times. Basketball Times, a monthly magazine that focuses on college basketball, publishes its ranking every five years and a program must have won two-thirds of their … Read More

Game Preview: Bowie State Bulldogs & Duke Blue Devils (preseason)

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Saturday November 04 1:00 p.m. Bowie State (Exhibition) Cameron Indoor Stadium WatchESPN / ACC Network In their second and last game of the exhibition season Duke takes on CIAA Champs Bowie State. The Bulldogs defeated the Fayetteville State Broncos back in February (63-54). Bowie State is coached by Darrell Brooks who is entering his 7th season at the helm. Brooks … Read More

2019 Small Forward Joey Baker Commits to Duke!

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5 Star prospect Joey Baker has committed to Coach K and the Duke Blue Devils per a tweet:   I’m joining the brother hood 🔵⚪️ pic.twitter.com/kDBB8iwfBp — Joey Baker (@Joey_bvker) October 30, 2017   Baker is a 6’7, 190lb small forward out of Fayetteville, NC. He’s the 13th ranked prospect according to ESPN and the 20th according to 247 Sports. … Read More

Duke Downs Division II Champs North West Missouri State 93-60; Grayson Allen Scores 23

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Yes sir the season is upon us and the first game albeit preseason is in the books. Duke would drop the Division II champs North West Missouri State Bearcats 93-60. Duke was expected to take out the Bearcats handily but in the drubbing there were things to learn about this young Duke team. Could they defend? Could they take advantage … Read More

ACC Preseason Poll – for what it’s worth

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Count me as one who thinks pre-season polls are ridiculously useless but some are into it so here is the ACC Preseason Poll List: ACC Operation Basketball 2017-18 Preseason Poll (First-place votes in parenthesis) Team & Points 1. Duke (57) – 1020 2. North Carolina (7) – 921 3. Notre Dame (4) – 852 4. Miami (1) – 809 5. Louisville … Read More