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 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 14, 2014, 7:55 PM EST
Justise Winslow was one of three freshmen to start for the Blue Devils on Friday night.
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 9, 2014, 12:00 PM EST
The Blue Devils look like they’ve found a starting point guard.
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?
Oct 27, 2014, 3:10 PM EST
There are plenty of intriguing lead guards in college hoops this season.
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 13, 2014, 9:00 AM EST
Here are 21 things that could change the course of the 2014-2015 season.
Aug 10, 2014, 11:05 PM EST
Tyus Jones, Quinn Cook look to help each other improve during point guard “competition.”
Jun 15, 2014, 11:00 AM EST
Justise Winslow and Tyus Jones, two future Duke Blue Devils, headline the 12-man team.
Jan 6, 2014, 4:30 PM EST
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…
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…
Sep 14, 2013, 10:30 AM EST
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…
Sep 4, 2013, 1:11 PM EST
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…
Aug 25, 2013, 10:15 AM EST
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…
Jan 11, 2013, 10:52 PM EST
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…
Aug 9, 2012, 3:50 PM EST
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…
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