1. Duke Basketball: How Blue Devils Match Up with Every ACC Team

    The 2013-14 season marks the dawn of a new era for the ACC. The conference welcomes three schools with some fantastic basketball tradition in Syracuse, Pittsburgh and Notre Dame...

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  2. Duke Basketball: Who Will Step Up and Be Blue Devils' Leader Next Season?

    The 2013-14 Duke Blue Devils appear to be a team with an incredible amount of potential. Andre Dawkins returns to the team after a redshirt year and could be an extremely explosive offensive player...

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  3. Duke Basketball: Biggest Improvement Each Returning Player Must Make

    There will be some exciting new faces as part of the Duke men's basketball program next season. With one of the top recruiting classes in the country joining a highly regarded transfer, ...

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  4. Duke Basketball Recruiting: Meet the Blue Devils' 2013 Class

    The recruiting drama for the Duke Blue Devils ended early last season when they received commitments from three highly regarded high school players...

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  5. Duke Basketball: Projected Starting Lineups for Next Year's Showdown with UNC

    For Duke and North Carolina fans, the rivalry between the two schools is something that is talked about throughout the year Even though the season is over for both teams, Duke fans ...

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  6. Breaking Down Whether the Duke Blue Devils Will Be Better or Worse in 2014

    When a team with three senior starters finishes the season with a 30-6 record and reaches the Elite Eight in the NCAA tournament, you would typically expect the same squad to take a step back the next season...

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  7. Duke Basketball: Analyzing Each 2013 Recruit's High School Senior Season

    As any coach will tell you, recruiting is the foundation of a basketball program. Building depth through strong recruiting classes is critical to a team's success...

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  8. Duke Basketball: Top 5 Highlights of the 2012-13 Season for the Blue Devils

    The 2012-13 season has come to an end for the Duke basketball program, but it was another exciting year for Mike Krzyzewski and his team...

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  9. Duke Basketball: 5 Things We Learned in the Loss to Louisville

    The Duke Blue Devils were eliminated from the 2013 NCAA tournament on Sunday with a 85-63 loss to the Louisville Cardinals. Louisville advances to the Final Four in Atlanta, Ga...

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  10. Duke Basketball: The Blue Devils Are Playing Championship Defense

    Prior to the start of the NCAA tournament, one of the biggest concerns for the Duke Blue Devils was defense...

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  11. Duke Basketball: What Can the Blue Devils Expect from Ryan Kelly?

    When Duke lost Ryan Kelly to injury earlier this season, the senior forward was playing as well anyone in the ACC ...

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  12. Duke Basketball: Grading Blue Devils Through Round of 32 in NCAA Tournament

    The Duke Blue Devils advanced to the Sweet 16 with a 66-50 victory over Creighton Sunday night in Philadelphia, Pa. With the wins against Albany and Creighton, Duke moves to 29-5 on the season and is now just two wins away from the Final Four...

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  13. Duke Basketball: Rasheed Sulaimon Should Start Over Tyler Thornton

    For the most part, Mike Krzyzewski's lineup is set. Duke starts three seniors in Ryan Kelly, Mason Plumlee and Seth Curry while sophomore Quinn Cook is the team's undisputed point guard...

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  14. 5 Keys for Duke to Avoid a Lehigh Relapse Against Albany in NCAA Tournament

    Duke fans are still trying to forget about the team's opening round loss to Lehigh last season. It was an abysmal performance by the Blue Devils and a disappointing way to end the season...

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  15. Moving the ACC Tournament to Madison Square Garden Is Good for Duke Basketball

    The 60th installment of the ACC tournament began Thursday in Greensboro, NC., and this year is especially significant...

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  16. Duke Basketball: Final Regular Season Grades for Blue Devils

    The 2012-13 regular season was another successful campaign for the Duke Blue Devils. The team finished the regular season with a 27-4 record and another top five ranking in the national polls...

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  17. Duke Basketball: 5 Things We Learned from Duke's Win over UNC

    The latest game in the greatest rivalry in college basketball wasn't much of a game. Duke jumped out to a 14-0 lead in the first four minutes of the first half and never looked back on its way to a 69-53 victory over North Carolina on Saturday night...

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  18. Duke Basketball: 5 Keys to Beating North Carolina in Tobacco Road Showdown

    The latest clash in the greatest rivalry in college basketball will occur Saturday night when the No. 3 Duke Blue Devils head to Chapel Hill, NC., to take on the North Carolina Tar Heels in the Dean Dome...

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  19. Virginia Basketball: The Cavaliers Are a Tournament Team

    With a 73-68 win over Duke, the Virginia Cavaliers likely punched their ticket to the NCAA tournament Thursday night...

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  20. Virginia Basketball: Scouting Report for the Showdown with Duke

    The Virginia Cavaliers take on the No. 3 Duke Blue Devils in an ACC showdown Thursday night at John Paul Jones Arena. With a win over the Blue Devils, Virginia would move much closer to securing a berth in the NCAA tournament...

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  21. Duke Basketball: 5 Things Blue Devils Must Prove in Battle with Miami

    The Duke Blue Devils take on the Miami Hurricanes Saturday in a matchup of two Top 10 teams. Duke will be looking to avenge a 27-point loss it suffered at the hands of the Hurricanes on January 23, in Coral Gables, Fl...

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  22. Duke Basketball: Comparing Each 2013 Player to a Past Blue Devil

    Mike Krzyzewski doesn't talk about comparisons. He doesn't do it because it's not fair to the players. Instead of telling a guy like Alex Murphy to be the next Kyle Singler , he would tell him to be the first Alex Murphy...

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  23. Virginia Basketball: Justin Anderson Is Key for the Cavaliers

    The Virginia Cavaliers had one of the best forwards in the country last season in Mike Scott. Scott had a tremendous senior season in which he averaged 18 points and 8.3 rebounds per game for the Cavaliers before graduating and moving on to the NBA...

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  24. Duke Basketball: Predictions for Each of the Blue Devils' Remaining Games

    The Duke Blue Devils are running out of time to catch the Miami Hurricanes for the ACC regular-season championship. With their recent loss to Maryland , Duke are now three games behind Miami in the standings with only six games left on the schedule...

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  25. Virginia Basketball: 5 Things the Cavaliers Must Do to Reach the NCAA Tournament

    Despite putting up their second highest point total of the season, the Virginia Cavaliers were unable to keep up with the North Carolina Tar Heels and suffered a 93-81 defeat this past Saturday...

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