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  1. If Tyus Jones and Quinn Cook continue to co-exist, Duke will be tough to contain

    Nov 19, 2014, 9:00 AM EST

    Tyus Jones, Justise Winslow, Quinn Cook

    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.

  2. No. 4 Duke cruises past Presbyterian, 113-44, as freshmen play a big role

    Nov 14, 2014, 8:00 PM EST

    Presbyterian v Duke

    No. 4 Duke cruised to a season-opening win over Presbyterian on Friday night as the Blue Devils’ freshmen played a large role.

  3. Tyus Jones to Justise Winslow for a two-handed dunk (VIDEO)

    Nov 14, 2014, 7:55 PM EST

    Getty Images

    Justise Winslow was one of three freshmen to start for the Blue Devils on Friday night.

  4. 2014-15 Season Preview: Can the ACC produce four Final Four teams?

    Nov 13, 2014, 9:00 AM EST

    Jahlil Okafor (AP Photo)

    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?

  5. Duke wins exhibition finale as it looks like starting point guard has emerged

    Nov 9, 2014, 12:00 PM EST

    Duke v Louisville

    The Blue Devils look like they’ve found a starting point guard.

  6. Duke gets double-figure scoring from seven in big exhibition win [VIDEO]

    Nov 4, 2014, 10:45 PM EST

    Mike Krzyzewski

    Duke rolled to a big win in its exhibition opener.

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

    Nov 4, 2014, 9:00 AM EST

    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?

  8. 2014-15 Season Preview: Marcus Paige, Fred Van Vleet among the best lead guards

    Oct 27, 2014, 3:10 PM EST

    paige

    There are plenty of intriguing lead guards in college hoops this season.

  9. Top five plays from Duke’s ‘Countdown to Craziness’ event (VIDEO)

    Oct 26, 2014, 9:00 AM EST

    Jahlil Okafor

    Jahlil Okafor accounted for a total of 27 points and eight rebounds in the two 12-minute scrimmages.

  10. 2014-2015 Season Preview: Ranking the biggest X-Factors

    Oct 13, 2014, 9:00 AM EST

    John Calipari

    Here are 21 things that could change the course of the 2014-2015 season.

  11. Duke’s point guard ‘competition’ should benefit both options

    Aug 10, 2014, 11:05 PM EST

    Tyus Jones

    Tyus Jones, Quinn Cook look to help each other improve during point guard “competition.”

  12. USA Basketball announces U18 national team

    Jun 15, 2014, 11:00 AM EST

    Getty Images

    Justise Winslow and Tyus Jones, two future Duke Blue Devils, headline the 12-man team.

  13. POSTERIZED: Duke commit Tyus Jones puts one down at the Target Center (VIDEO)

    Jan 6, 2014, 4:30 PM EST

    Minnesota Boys All State Basketball

    Duke commit Tyus Jones has been labeled by some recruiting analysts as the best pure point guard that high school basketball has seen in quite some time. Jones often gets compared to floor generals like CP3, but his athleticism is sometimes overlooked because of his tremendous basketball IQ and natural feel for the game. Just…

  14. Jahlil Okafor and Tyus Jones commit to Duke

    Nov 15, 2013, 4:07 PM EST

    Minnesota Boys All State Basketball

    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…

  15. Four top five recruits to announce on Friday evening

    Nov 14, 2013, 11:56 AM EST

    Minnesota Boys All State Basketball

    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…

  16. Jahlil Okafor had ‘good time’ on Kentucky visit, but Tyler Ulis thinks he ends up with Tyus Jones

    Sep 14, 2013, 10:30 AM EST

    Beach Ball Classic Basketball

    This week Whitney Young (Ill.) center Jahlil Okafor made his second official visit after spending a weekend at Baylor at the end of August. The top senior in the nation was at Kentucky along with several other highly-touted prospects in the Class of 2014 and 2015 on Monday night. Okafor was one of more than…

  17. Rivals releases their post-live period Class of 2014 rankings

    Sep 4, 2013, 1:11 PM EST

    Minnesota Boys All State Basketball

    On Wednesday afternoon, Rivals released the latest installment of their Top 150 rankings for the Class of 2014, and it should really come as no surprise to anyone that 6-foot-11, 270 pound center Jahlil Okafor is the No. 1 recruit in the class. Big men that are that size, that nimble, and that enjoy playing…

  18. Tyus Jones, Isaiah Whitehead lead Coney Island in Elite 24

    Aug 25, 2013, 10:15 AM EST

    Facebook/Under Armour Basketball

    Tyus Jones and Brooklyn’s own Isaiah Whitehead earned Co-MVP honors for the winning team at the 2013 Under Armour Elite 24 at Brooklyn Bridge Park on Saturday night Jones and Whitehead led Team Coney Island to a closer than expected 114-109 win over Team Bed-Stuy. Stanley Johnson and Emmanuel Mudiay — who announced that he…

  19. Tyus Jones, 2014 point guard, on Kentucky visit this weekend

    Jan 11, 2013, 10:52 PM EST

    Tyus Jones

    At this point, John Calipari is just rubbing it all of our faces. Kentucky isn’t even finished with it’s 2013 recruiting class, with the nation’s top player Andrew Wiggins, as well top 10 forward Julius Randle and Aaron Gordon still considering Lexington as a possible destination. But now Big Blue Nation is working on the…

  20. Tyus Jones, Aaron Gordon headline second group of players named to Under Armour Elite 24 roster

    Aug 9, 2012, 3:50 PM EST

    Elite 24

    Just over a week after the first group of 12 players were selected to participate in the Under Armour Elite 24 game in Venice Beach, Calif., the names of the second dozen players were revealed Thursday. Of the 12 who comprise the second group, only three are committed to schools, including two who have pledged…