Coach’s Corner: TD1 at the PK80

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So far in the Coach’s Corner we’ve taken a look at how Duke’s freshmen forwards started the season offensively, and some key in-game adjustments that improved the 2-3 zone against Michigan State. Over the course of the PK80 tournament last week I wanted to focus in on Trevon Duval. Duval got off to a tremendous start, averaging 13 points, 10 … Read More

Duke in Depth: Duke vs. Pitt

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In Coach K’s return, Duke pulled off their third straight victory on Saturday defeating Pittsburgh by a score of 72-64. It wasn’t a pretty one but a win’s a win… especially in this year’s ACC. With the result, the Blue Devils have surged back into 6th place in the conference with an ACC record of 6-4. Here are my three takeaways: … Read More

Duke’s New Year’s Resolutions

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The Blue Devils’ soap opera non-conference season finally came to a close on Wednesday night. It’s tough to complain, sitting at 12-1, but the season has featured a fair share of road bumps. In order for Duke to have success in what may be the most talented ACC Conference of all-time, a few things must be straightened out. Here are my … Read More

One on One with 247’s Jerry Meyer

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With the Duke Basketball season fast approaching, I had the pleasure of discussing some of the incoming talent with 247sports’ Jerry Meyer. Daniel: Thanks so much for making the time with Dukeblogger.com. Jerry: Yeah no problem.   Daniel: It’s great to have you. Congrats on your great prediction with Bolden to Duke, I know you faced a lot of heat … Read More

Get to Know Duke Commit Javin DeLaurier

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Despite the Blue Devil’s 2016 basketball season coming to a close last Thursday, Duke Nation has reason for optimism. Duke is bringing in a stellar recruiting class next year, featuring Frank Jackson, Harry Giles, Jayson Tatum, Javin DeLaurier, and Jack White. The class will bring both depth, and athleticism, not to mention that it may not yet be complete. Highly … Read More

Jeff Capel Leads Duke to Victory – Grayson Allen Scores 27 | Duke 80 – Georgia Tech 71

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With an ailing Coach K not making the trip Duke would lean on Associate Head Coach Jeff Capel to lead the Devils against a Georgia Tech team similarly struggling in the ACC. Duke came out flat defensively giving up 28 points in the paint to Georgia Tech, relying once again on mostly zone defense in the first half to preserve … Read More

Article by @RandyDunson: An Upside Down Year: A Big Picture View of Duke’s Season Through Week 12

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Upside Down Year: A Big Picture View of Duke’s Season Through Week 12

An Upside Down Year: A Big Picture View of Duke’s Season Through Week 12 By Randy Dunson This is the first of two articles. In the first, I will look at the state of Duke basketball, and college basketball, from a big picture view, and I do mean big! I will briefly look at comparisons from other top programs as … Read More