1. Duke Basketball: 5 New Year's Resolutions for the Blue Devils

    Duke is wrapping up quite a good year, winning the program's fifth national championship back in April and also seeing coach Mike Krzyzewski reach 1,000 career victories...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 9 months ago 5,064 reads 7 comments

  2. Duke Basketball: 5 Things We Learned During Nonconference Play

    Duke still has two games remaining before it dives into the rigorous ACC schedule, but for all intents and purposes the nonconference portion of the season is over...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 9 months ago 6,394 reads 19 comments

  3. UNC Basketball: 5 Things We Learned During Tar Heels' Nonconference Play

    North Carolina is just over a week away from the start of ACC play in men's basketball, but we have already learned quite a bit about this team from the nonconference season...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 9 months ago 5,654 reads 14 comments

  4. North Carolina's Commitment to Defense Will Be Lynchpin of Its Title Chances

    BROOKLYN, N.Y. — North Carolina beat UCLA 89-76 at the Barclays Center on Saturday, and the most popular storyline after the game wasn’t Brice Johnson’s 27 points or nine rebounds...

    Jason King Written by Jason King about 9 months ago 10,089 reads 25 comments

  5. UNC Basketball: Tar Heels' Biggest Concerns Ahead of Conference Play

    At its best, North Carolina is one of the top college basketball teams in the nation, although this doesn't mean it is without issues. The Tar Heels are off to an 8-2 start to the year, which is disappointing for the No...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 9 months ago 3,749 reads 4 comments

  6. How Amile Jefferson's Injury Impacts Duke in 2015-16

    It was five years ago that Duke lost a key contributor to injury at this point in the season yet still managed to win 32 games and earn a No. 1 seed in the NCAA tournament...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 10 months ago 6,004 reads 15 comments

  7. Amile Jefferson Injury: Updates on Duke Forward's Foot and Return

    Duke Blue Devils forward Amile Jefferson has averaged a double-double in the early going this season, but his team will be without him for the foreseeable future thanks to a fracture in his right foot that he suffered Dec...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 10 months ago 23,330 reads 57 comments

  8. UNC Basketball: 5 Most Important Games Remaining for Tar Heels

    It has been an up-and-down year already for the North Carolina Tar Heels, but the season is just getting started with a number of notable matchups still on the horizon...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 10 months ago 5,813 reads 14 comments

  9. Duke Basketball: Blue Devils' Biggest Concerns Ahead of Conference Play

    Duke comes back from a nine-day hiatus when it hosts Georgia Southern on Tuesday. It's one of just four games remaining for the Blue Devils before the calendar switches to 2016 and the schedule moves from nonconference action to ACC play...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 10 months ago 4,393 reads 9 comments

  10. UNC Basketball: 5 Things on Tar Heels' Holiday Wish List

    This holiday season appears likely to be a good one for North Carolina and its fans, although there is nothing wrong with people of all ages adding some college-basketball-related wishes to their list this year...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 10 months ago 4,712 reads 3 comments

  11. Duke Basketball: 5 Eye-Popping Stats from Blue Devils in 2015-16

    In the grand scheme of things, the only numbers that really matter for Duke are the wins (eight, so far) and losses (one)...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 10 months ago 8,646 reads 6 comments

  12. Multiple Boston College Basketball Players Suffering from E. Coli

    The Boston College Eagles basketball team has lost five games in a row, but that is the least of the team’s concerns given a report from Eric Hoffses of SB Nation's BC Interruption on Monday regarding the health of some of the players...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 10 months ago 16,989 reads 27 comments

  13. UNC Basketball: 5 Eye-Popping Stats from Tar Heels in 2015-16

    North Carolina is once again among the best in college basketball with a complete team that is dominating on the court and the stat sheet. The Tar Heels completed an impressive week with a dominant 98-65 win over Davidson...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 10 months ago 8,729 reads 5 comments

  14. Duke Basketball: 5 Things on Blue Devils' Holiday Wish List

    After playing nine games in a little more than three weeks, Duke is taking the first of two lengthy breaks before the preseason ends and the ACC slate begins in January. There are just two games between now and Dec...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 10 months ago 7,230 reads 10 comments

  15. Brandon Ingram's Breakout vs. Indiana Has Duke's Deep Backcourt Looking Deadly

    Dick Vitale couldn’t stop talking about 4:45 p.m. on the ESPN broadcast. And after the way Brandon Ingram shot the ball Wednesday night, who could blame him? A long, individual ...

    Jason Franchuk Written by Jason Franchuk about 10 months ago 44,328 reads 114 comments

  16. Indiana Player Bumps Coach K on the Way to the Locker Room

    Indiana kept the competition with No. 7 Duke relatively close in the opening minutes of Wednesday's ACC/Big Ten Challenge matchup, even leading the Blue Devils by six points on two different occasions...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 10 months ago 206,909 reads 132 comments

  17. UNC Basketball: Trap Games Tar Heels Must Watch out for in 2015-16

    With a win over No. 2 Maryland, the North Carolina men's basketball team showed it has the ability to beat anyone in the nation. However, there could still be some bumps along the road this season...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 10 months ago 6,607 reads 6 comments

  18. Finally Healthy Marcus Paige Gives Glimpse of Tar Heels' No. 1 Potential

    CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — Marcus Paige spent the wee hours of Tuesday night writing a paper for his Globalization class that was due Wednesday morning. "Decline of the nation-state and how that affects the global economy," Paige said was the topic...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 10 months ago 9,777 reads 25 comments

  19. Duke Basketball: Trap Games Blue Devils Must Watch out for in 2015-16

    Duke's next game on the schedule is one that's been circled for months, a matchup with Indiana in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge that figures to be among its toughest tests of the 2015-16 season...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 10 months ago 1,598 reads 4 comments

  20. North Carolina to Debut Custom XX9 'Mascot' PE Jordans vs. Maryland

    When North Carolina and Maryland reignite the former rivalry for the Big Ten/ACC Challenge on Tuesday night, the Tar Heels will be sporting some new kicks—the Air Jordan XX9 'Mascot' PE...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 10 months ago 16,238 reads 17 comments

  21. Duke's Derryck Thornton Finding Little Time for Growing Pains Under Coach K

    For anyone antsy to analyze the play of Duke point guard Derryck Thornton, the freshman's father has one request. "Ten games," Tank Thornton said the week before Thanksgiving...

    Jason King Written by Jason King about 10 months ago 102,043 reads 38 comments

  22. UNC's Lackluster Defense a Liability Ahead of Showdown with Maryland

    Last week North Carolina ran into a freshman who had shot the ball pretty abysmally until he faced UNC, and then he turned into the second coming of Stephen Curry...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 10 months ago 2,957 reads 10 comments

  23. Rick Pitino Feels Louisville Isn't Ranked Due to Distraction from Escort Scandal

    Louisville head coach Rick Pitino said Saturday he feels his team is not currently ranked by the Associated Press or coaches due to the ongoing investigation into whether the program used escorts on recruiting visits...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 10 months ago 57,171 reads 0 comments

  24. Duke Basketball: 5 Early Adjustments Blue Devils Should Consider

    Three weeks and seven games into the 2015-16 season, Duke has looked very much like a team that had to replace 80 percent of a national-championship-winning starting lineup but also one that has the potential to match last year's feats...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 10 months ago 9,109 reads 17 comments

  25. UNC Basketball: Super-Early Grades for Tar Heels Starters

    It's a long season, but it is never too early to evaluate the progress of a college basketball team. This is especially true for a North Carolina Tar Heels squad that has been a bit underwhelming to this point...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 10 months ago 7,774 reads 17 comments