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  1. NC State’s Cat Barber cleared to play

    Mar 13, 2015, 11:07 PM EDT

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    Cat Barber did not suffer a concussion on Thursday.

  2. Rebounding, foul shooting help No. 2 Duke make up for 19 turnovers in win over UConn

    Dec 19, 2014, 12:41 AM EDT

    Mike Krzyzewski

    Even with the win there are things Duke needs to improve upon, most notably the fact that they’ve committed 36 turnovers over the last two games.

  3. Top 25 Countdown: No. 4 Duke Blue Devils

    Nov 4, 2014, 9:00 AM EDT

    Jahlil Okafor (AP Photo)

    Duke has as many all-americans on their roster this season as Kentucky. But are they as good as the Wildcats?

  4. Duke forward Amile Jefferson discusses recovery from hip surgery

    Sep 28, 2014, 3:28 PM EDT


    The junior forward started 26 games last season for the Blue Devils.

  5. Valiant in defeat, No. 17 Duke hurt by lack of interior options

    Feb 1, 2014, 9:46 PM EDT


    The hype for Saturday’s game between No. 17 Duke and No. 2 Syracuse was immense, and in situations such as this one it seems near impossible for the matchup to live up to the pre game chatter. But the Blue Devils and Orange lived up to the hype and then some, playing the most exciting…

  6. Rebounding numbers stand out in No. 18 Duke’s win over Miami

    Jan 22, 2014, 10:35 PM EDT


    After dropping a 72-59 decision at Clemson 11 days ago, No. 18 Duke was 1-2 in ACC play and looked like a team in search of some answers. Jabari Parker wasn’t playing at the same level he displayed during much of non-conference play, and as a team the Blue Devils still had to get better…

  7. Rodney Hood and Jabari Parker make for a new-look Duke offense in romp over Davidson

    Nov 8, 2013, 9:30 PM EDT

    Jabari Parker (AP) and Rodney Hood (

    In what has become a nice non-conference game between these two North Carolina schools since the Stephen Curry days at Davidson, Duke had little problem with the Wildcats in the season opener for both teams winning 111-77. The Duke offense was clicking on all cylinders, and seemingly everything they threw up found the bottom of…

  8. 2013-2014 Season Preview: No. 5 Duke Blue Devils

    Oct 28, 2013, 9:00 AM EDT

    Mike Krzyzewski

    All month long, CBT will be rolling out our 2013-2014 season preview. Check back throughout the day, as we’ll be posting three or four preview items every day. To browse through the preview posts we’ve already published, click here. The rest of our Top 25 Countdown can be found here. For a schedule of our…

  9. Duke debuts faster pace in preseason victory

    Oct 26, 2013, 6:50 PM EDT


    This year’s Duke team is younger than what we usually see in Durham. That’s tough, because everyone’s still learning how to play the right way. It’s also a great opportunity, because everyone’s still learning how to play the right way. That means a clever coach can introduce a new style of play without as much…

  10. Freshmen emerge in Duke blowout of Delaware

    Dec 1, 2012, 4:50 PM EDT

    Jamelle Hagins, Rasheed Sulaimon

    So far this season, Duke’s ascendance to a No. 2 ranking has been predicated on the actions of a well-drilled corps of seniors. Mason Plumlee, Seth Curry and Ryan Kelly are the core of Coach K’s latest ACC challenger. Sophomore Quinn Cook has ably proven that he can run the point for the 8-0 Blue…

  11. With Noel, Muhammad signed, focus on Amile Jefferson, Tony Parker, Anthony Bennett

    Apr 12, 2012, 10:34 AM EDT


    On Wednesday night, as Nerlens Noel and Shabazz Muhammad signed their letters of intent, the focus is off the class’s two biggest names and now shifts to the three most prominent remaining prospects in 2012: Anthony Bennett, Amile Jefferson, and Tony Parker. John Calipari made sure not to go 0-for-2 on Wednesday night by securing…

  12. Amile Jefferson, TJ Warren, Terry Rozier, JaKarr Sampson lead Derby Classic

    Apr 7, 2012, 9:06 AM EDT


    There is a flurry of high school all-star games this time of year, and another took place Friday night, as some of the top high-major talent in the country took part in the Kentucky Derby Festival Basketball Classic in Louisville, Ky. Louisville signee Terry Rozier had 16 points and 12 rebounds, leading the White team…

  13. Duke, Kentucky, NC State, Villanova remain on Amile Jefferson’s list

    Apr 5, 2012, 10:14 AM EDT


    He would mean different things to different programs, but reports are that there are four final schools that remain standing for the services of Friend’s Central (Pa.) forward Amile Jefferson. Evan Daniels of is reporting that NC State, Duke, Villanova, and Kentucky remain in contention to sign the Top 30 talent and 2012 McDonald’s…

  14. McDonald’s All-American Game roster preview: Part I

    Mar 25, 2012, 2:56 PM EDT


    On Wednesday, March 28, the best players in high school basketball will gather at the United Center in Chicago to showcase their talents in the annual McDonald’s All-American Game. Leading up to the game, will highlight each of the participants, taking place in four installments and beginning with the East roster. EAST Kyle Anderson…

  15. Gatorade names state-by-state Player of the Year winners

    Mar 22, 2012, 2:20 PM EDT


    Gatorade announced its Player of the Year awards on Thursday, one award given to the best player in each state in the nation. Below is a quick rundown and recruiting update on some of the most notable names. Shabazz Muhammad | Bishop Gorman (Nev.) | Unsigned did a short profile of Muhammad on Wednesday…