Nov 25, 2014, 1:18 PM EST
Frank Kaminsky and Jahlil Okafor are near the top, but the rest of the top five may surprise you.
Nov 19, 2014, 9:00 AM EST
Duke’s backcourt had some questions entering the season but freshman Tyus Jones and senior Quinn Cook have played well together so far for the Blue Devils.
Nov 18, 2014, 2:30 PM EST
Who falls from the NBCSports.com first team All-America squad, and who replaces them?
Nov 14, 2014, 8:00 PM EST
No. 4 Duke cruised to a season-opening win over Presbyterian on Friday night as the Blue Devils’ freshmen played a large role.
Nov 13, 2014, 9:00 AM EST
What’s more likely: That the ACC gets four top three seeds, or that a team outside the top four wins a game in the NCAA tournament?
Nov 10, 2014, 9:53 AM EST
This is what happens when Division II players jump with All-Americans.
Nov 7, 2014, 11:15 AM EST
The most important player to a team isn’t always the most talented. Here are ten players who will be critical to their team’s national title hopes.
Nov 4, 2014, 10:45 PM EST
Duke rolled to a big win in its exhibition opener.
Nov 4, 2014, 9:00 AM EST
Duke has as many all-americans on their roster this season as Kentucky. But are they as good as the Wildcats?
Nov 3, 2014, 1:37 PM EST
It’s a risk picking a freshman as the Preseason Player of the Year, but we like our odds with Okafor.
Oct 31, 2014, 9:00 AM EST
Is this team better than Philly?
Oct 30, 2014, 9:00 AM EST
The list of big men dominating college basketball this season is solid.
Oct 29, 2014, 5:10 PM EST
North Carolina’s Marcus Paige was the media pick to win ACC Player of the Year.
Oct 26, 2014, 9:00 AM EST
Jahlil Okafor accounted for a total of 27 points and eight rebounds in the two 12-minute scrimmages.
Oct 22, 2014, 4:06 PM EST
College basketball will have plenty of impact freshmen this season. Here’s a look at some that could step in and contribute right away.
Aug 5, 2014, 11:14 AM EST
There has been a lot of talk about the future of Team USA after Paul George’s injury. What would it look like with just college guys?
Jun 18, 2014, 9:30 AM EST
Jahlil Okafor is the best low-post prospect since DeMarcus Cousins.
Apr 20, 2014, 9:45 AM EST
Watch the incoming class showcase their talents in Brooklyn on Friday night.
Chicago duo Jahlil Okafor, Cliff Alexander earn MVP honors as East beats West in Jordan Brand Classic
Apr 18, 2014, 9:39 PM EST
Chicago natives Jahlil Okafor and Cliff Alexander earned MVP honors as the East beat the West in the Jordan Brand Classic.
Apr 3, 2014, 1:15 PM EST
The McDonald’s All-American week had a lot of things to offer for a balanced class of 2014.
Apr 3, 2014, 12:20 AM EST
Duke signee Jahlil Okafor scored 17 points and grabbed seven rebounds to lead the West to victory in the 37th McDonald’s All-American Game.
Feb 21, 2014, 1:46 PM EST
Kansas signee Cliff Alexander is one of the nation’s most talented interior prospects, with his physical strength and athleticism making the Chicago native an incredibly difficult matchup for most opponents. Ball is Life released a midseason highlight video of Alexander, who attends Curie HS, in action and the timing couldn’t be better. Why? Curie takes…
Dec 17, 2013, 6:35 PM EST
You’ve probably already heard the name Jahlil Okafor. The 6-foot-10 Whitney Young Magnet High (Ill.) center is the nation’s consensus top player, and is Duke bound, staying true to his word that he would attend the same college as Apple Valley High (Minn.) point guard Tyus Jones. Okafor will only continue to grab national attention…
Nov 15, 2013, 4:07 PM EST
The single biggest recruiting haul in the Class of 2014 finally made the decision about where they are headed to play their college ball. Jahlil Okafor and Tyus Jones are headed to Duke. The story of the friendship between Jones and Okafor has been told over and over again. They met playing for Team USA’s…
Nov 14, 2013, 11:56 AM EST
Tuesday was arguably the biggest non-NCAA tournament day in college basketball, as the Tip-Off Marathon culminated in the Champions Classic in Chicago. Friday may be the most important day for the 2014-2015 college hoops season. Why? Four of Rivals top five recruits in the country remain uncommitted. That will no longer be the case as…
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