1. 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 7 months ago 206,899 reads 132 comments

  2. 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 7 months ago 6,564 reads 6 comments

  3. 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 7 months ago 9,770 reads 25 comments

  4. 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 7 months ago 1,593 reads 4 comments

  5. 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 7 months ago 16,228 reads 17 comments

  6. 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 7 months ago 102,033 reads 38 comments

  7. 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 7 months ago 2,956 reads 10 comments

  8. 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 7 months ago 57,164 reads 0 comments

  9. 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 7 months ago 9,081 reads 17 comments

  10. 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 7 months ago 7,721 reads 17 comments

  11. Syracuse Regains 1 Scholarship Per Year in NCAA Appeal: Details, Reaction

    The Syracuse men's basketball team will have one scholarship per season restored for the next four years as a result of a sanctions appeal ruling announced Wednesday. Chris Carlson of Syracuse...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 7 months ago 5,691 reads 3 comments

  12. Duke Fans Create 'Save Jahlil' PSA for 76ers Rookie Jahlil Okafor

    Between their 0-15 start and the 10 losses the team closed last season out with, the Philadelphia 76ers are one loss away from matching the worst losing streak in NBA history—a record the franchise already co-owns with the Cleveland Cavaliers...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 7 months ago 135,153 reads 151 comments

  13. UNC Basketball: Early Concerns for Tar Heels in 2015-16

    Despite coming into the 2015-16 season with high expectations, there are already concerns surrounding the North Carolina Tar Heels. The preseason No...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 7 months ago 6,589 reads 26 comments

  14. Duke Basketball: Early Concerns for Blue Devils in 2015-16

    There have been both good and bad things from the first piece of the 2015-16 college basketball season for Duke, and not just in terms of wins and losses...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 7 months ago 8,822 reads 46 comments

  15. Duke Basketball: Super-Early Grades for Blue Devils Starters

    Five games are in the books for Duke, not enough to be certain of how the 2015-16 season will go, but an adequate sample size to start assessing its performance...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 7 months ago 11,021 reads 17 comments

  16. Duke Basketball: Early Storylines to Follow in Blue Devils' 2015-16 Season

    Duke's 2015-16 season is only one week old, but already there are a number of storylines that have emerged and need to be monitored as the year progresses...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 7 months ago 3,396 reads 6 comments

  17. UNC Basketball: 5 Takeaways from Tar Heels' Opening Games

    Although three games against mediocre competition doesn't always tell you a lot about a team, we have already learned a lot about the North Carolina Tar Heels this season. The No...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 7 months ago 3,907 reads 12 comments

  18. Dewan Huell to Miami: Hurricanes Land 5-Star PF Prospect

    One of the country's most prized basketball recruits, 5-star power forward Dewan Huell , is heading to Miami to play for head coach Jim Larranaga and the Hurricanes...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 7 months ago 11,813 reads 7 comments

  19. Duke Basketball: 5 Takeaways from Blue Devils' Opening Games

    Duke is among the 211 Division I college basketball teams that have already suffered a loss in the 2015-16 season—something the Blue Devils aren't used to so soon in a campaign...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 7 months ago 7,080 reads 36 comments

  20. Duke Basketball: Predictions for Blue Devils' Toughest Games in 2015-16

    Duke had its way with a pair of outmatched opponents over the weekend to kick off the 2015-16 season, but now comes the real work...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 7 months ago 4,244 reads 21 comments

  21. Duke's Grayson Allen Blows Past Defenders to Throw Down 1-Handed Slam

    Don't doubt Grayson Allen, because he will take what is rightfully his. The Duke Blue Devils sophomore guard blew past a trio of defenders to stuff the basket with a one-handed slam in the first half of Friday's game against Siena...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 8 months ago 40,414 reads 35 comments

  22. Mark Gottfried, NC State Agree to New Contract: Latest Details and Reaction

    NC State announced a five-year contract extension through 2020 for head basketball coach Mark Gottfried on Friday, the same day as the Wolfpack's season opener against William and Mary...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 8 months ago 2,470 reads 4 comments

  23. Duke Basketball: Complete Roster, Season Preview for 2015-16 Blue Devils

    To paraphrase the Christian Laettner commercial that even Duke fans were downright sick of by the end of the 2015 NCAA tournament, the Blue Devils cannot just kick back and rest on their laurels after winning the national championship...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 8 months ago 13,783 reads 15 comments

  24. Projecting UNC's 2016-17 Rotation After Mixtape Star Seventh Woods Commits

    A long recruiting process had a happy ending for North Carolina with 4-star guard Seventh Woods committing to the Tar Heels. ESPN...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 8 months ago 16,676 reads 27 comments

  25. Seventh Woods to North Carolina: Tar Heels Land 4-Star Guard Prospect

    Guard Seventh Woods has long been on the national radar, and he took a big step toward determining his future in basketball on Wednesday . According to Willie Smith of the Greenville News , he committed to play for North Carolina...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 8 months ago 49,587 reads 116 comments