1. Duke Basketball: Does Seth Curry Have What It Takes to Be a Leader?

    "Seth believes he's good. He is good, but he really believes he's good," Krzyzewski told the Newsobserver . "If you're going to be an outstanding player, you have to have that. He's scoring in different ways...

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  2. Duke Basketball Recruiting: What If Andre Drummond Enrolls at Duke This Season?

    Mike DeCourcy recently wrote that Andre Drummond has three weeks to decide on prep school or college this year. Drummond is the consensus No. 1 recruit for the class of 2012 but he could reclassify and enter college this fall...

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  3. College Basketball: 12 Candidates for Player of the Year Honors

    What makes a Player of the Year candidate? Someone with big numbers who plays on a winning team. We are currently in August and there a couple of months between now and the first game of what looks like a very promising season...

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  4. 20 Most Memorable NCAA Basketball Teams of the Last 20 Years

    Every preseason there is at least one team that shines stands out from the pack and has their followers salivating at the start of the season. This season two teams stand out from the rest, four if you believe in Vanderbilt and Ohio State...

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  5. Duke University Pursuing the Hottest Rising Player in the 2013 Recruiting Class

    If you are a high school coach and the Tilton School is on the schedule, make sure your players work on their jump shots. Tilton School features a player who averaged almost 10 blocks a game, as a high school sophomore...

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  6. The 12 Best Post Players in Duke Blue Devils History

    Having a player that makes high percentage shots is very invaluable to any team. Quality post players create opportunities for open shots on the perimeter or they get opposing players ...

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  7. Why Is Duke's Alleged Minor Recruiting Violation Such a Big Deal?

    Duke has a reputation of having one of the cleanest programs in college basketball. At the moment there is a lot of excitement regarding whether Coach Mike Krzyzewski offered a recruit a scholarship while he was still playing in a tournament...

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  8. Duke Basketball: Why Duke Should Not Depend on Austin Rivers

    Going into the 2009-2010 season, no one knew what to expect of Duke. There was some despair as they did not have a point guard...

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  9. College Basketball: Wisconsin Badgers' Jordan Taylor to Undergo Minor Surgery

    Jordan Taylor, the rising senior point guard for Wisconsin Badgers, withdrew from the USA team tryouts for the World University games to have minor surgery on his ankle, according to uwbadgers...

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  10. North Carolina Basketball: 5 Things That Prove You're a Serious Tar Heels Fan

    There are several types of fans who follow North Carolina Tar Heels, but two stick out. One type is happy to be involved, and goes to the games because that's what everyone else is doing...

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  11. Duke Blue Devils' X-Factor for Next Season

    The general public knows more about rising freshman Austin Rivers’ personality than junior to be, Mason Plumlee...

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  12. College Hoops Recruiting: Which School Is the Best Fit for Kaleb Tarczewski?

    Kaleb Tarczewski is a consensus top-five ranked recruit in the class of 2012. ESPN reports that the seven-footer will decide between, Kansas, Arizona and North Carolina in August...

    Ro Shiell Written by Ro Shiell about 3 years ago 2,484 reads 11 comments

  13. Duke and North Carolina: Is the College Basketball Rivalry Over?

    First, Harrison Barnes gave Austin Rivers advice. Kyrie Irving and Dexter Strickland are good friends. Now Roy Williams is paying respect to Mike Krzyzewski. Has the world gone mad? Duke and North Carolina are meant to be arch rivals...

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  14. Duke Basketball: Reliving 2010-11 Season

    Duke is currently practicing for a visit to China and Dubai and we should have a clearer picture of the season to come shortly...

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  15. College Basketball: Duke, Kentucky Go Head-to-Head for 2 Quality Big Men

    The recruiting battle between Duke and Kentucky is heating up for two top basketball recruits in the class of 2012. The Wildcats have offered Mitch McGary a scholarship, and are recruiting Perry Ellis very hard...

    Ro Shiell Written by Ro Shiell about 3 years ago 4,409 reads 72 comments

  16. Duke Coach Mike Krzyzewski on His Motivational Techniques

    Have you ever wondered what makes a good player great? What’s the edge they hold over another player with the same size and athletic ability? Or sometimes, there are players ...

    Ro Shiell Written by Ro Shiell about 3 years ago 950 reads 5 comments

  17. College Basketball: Power Ranking the Top 25 Rising Seniors in the Country

    Is it fair that when we think of the best college basketball players we judge them in terms of their NBA potential? If they are truly great they must be able to hang with the best of the best and leave early...

    Ro Shiell Written by Ro Shiell about 3 years ago 2,231 reads 14 comments

  18. College Basketball: Top Player in the ACC at Each Position Next Season

    This list of top players is based on their production last year. There are no projects on this list. With the graduation of senior players and the early departure of Reggie Jackson ...

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  19. Duke Basketball: Should the Freshmen Have Played for Team USA U19?

    Luke Winn thinks that the lack of star power was the reason for the USA team finishing in fifth place at the Under-19 world championship in Riga, Latvia recently. According to Winn, USA basketball invited 49 players and only 20 accepted...

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  20. College Basketball 2012 Predictions: Top 25 Juniors-to-Be in College Hoops

    By the time a player has completed his junior year, he is a finished product. Not many players average 10 points a game their junior years, then suddenly started scoring 20 points a game as a senior...

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  21. Portland Trail Blazers Management Has High Praises for Duke's Nolan Smith

    Getting drafted is just one of many hurdles Nolan Smith needs to overcome in order to become an established NBA player, just like his father...

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  22. College Basketball 2011-12 Predictions: The Top 25 Sophomores in College Hoops

    The 2010 college basketball recruiting class is very talented. The fact that the top guys did not defect for the riches of the NBA, only made NCAA basketball more interesting, next season...

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  23. Duke Basketball Recruiting 2012: Perry Ellis Says, “I Used to Be a Dukie”

    Perry Ellis, a top twenty forward in the 2012 recruiting class has high praises for Duke and Coach Mike Krzyzewski . The rising high school senior took time out while at the Adidas Invitational to speak about his recruiting process...

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  24. Duke Basketball: Former Player Inducted into Baseball Hall of Fame

    Richard “Dick” Groat, a former Duke player, whose jersey was the first to be retired at Cameron Indoor stadium was inducted into the college Baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday...

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  25. NBA Lockout Is No Problem, 5 Reasons Why College Basketball Will Fill the Gap

    The NBA chose the wrong time to have a lockout. Last season, the NBA was the most exciting its been in years. The underdogs, Dallas Mavericks won the title, beating the juggernaut that is the Miami Heat...

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