Duke’s mix of proven veterans and top freshmen have the program atop of the first poll of the college basketball season. Duke is at the top of the first official poll of the college basketball season. The Blue Devils received 27 of 32...Show More Summary
The first USA Today Coaches Poll for the upcoming 2016-17 men’s college basketball season was released Thursday. The Duke Blue Devils sit atop the rankings, followed by the Kansas Jayhawks and the defending champion Villanova Wildcats. Here is a look at the entire Top 25, per USA Today: More to follow. Read more College Basketball news on BleacherReport.com
Could one of the best recruits in the country actually pick Harvard over Duke? COLORADO SPRINGS — There’s a diverse group of high schoolers that make up the 54 players invited to USA Basketball’s annual junior minicamp. The camp is led...Show More Summary
Jayda Adams of Santa Ana Mater Dei, one of the top girls' basketball players in Southern California, has committed to Duke. Adams is a 5-foot-11 guard. Her sister, Jordy, was a standout with Mater Dei who went on to USC. She will become another top player from Southern California to end up at Duke....
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Another episode of the College Basketball Talk podcast went live yesterday. In this episode, we discuss Duke’s Harry Giles III: What does his injury mean for the Blue Devils, and is there a realistic chance that he sits out the 2016-17 season? We also discuss Final Four Sleepers and our favorite Perry Ellis All-Stars. As […]
If college basketball players were required to stay in school for four years, Duke would still have Jabari Parker, Kansas would still have Andrew Wiggins and the rankings for the 2016-17 season would look completely different. There is a massive butterfly effect in play here that can't possibly be predicted. Show More Summary
The Duke Blue Devils have the best recruiting class for the 2017 season and it looks like it could continue to get stronger over the next few months. They met up with one of the best players on Tuesday and Mike Krzyzewski took nearly his entire staff on the trip to California. Gary Trent Jr. Show More Summary
Duke and Kansas might be the two best men's college basketball teams in the country this year, but one of those two title contenders is guaranteed to lose a game barely 100 hours into the 2016-17 season. The following 20 teams are the...Show More Summary
How the Duke star handled becoming college basketball's pariah when he knew he brought this on himself.
Duke, North Carolina, Michigan State, UConn and many, many more are coming to Portland in Nov. 2017. Nike founder Phil Knight is getting the best 80th birthday party ever. ESPN has announced the Phil Knight Invitational, a new 16-team college basketball event coming to Portland, Oregon during Thanksgiving week in 2017. Show More Summary
Kentucky won't participate in the Nov. 2017 event due to scheduling conflicts, according to Coach John Calipari.
The State Farm Champions Classic featuring Duke, Kansas, Kentucky and Michigan State opens Madison Square Garden's 2016-17 college basketball schedule in November and the NCAA East Regional will help close it in March.
Wendell Carter is the top uncommitted prospect in the country. His first visit is to.... Harvard? Wendell Carter isn't your typical superstar basketball prospect. This is a player who skipped the first weekend of AAU to act in a school play and a student who boasts a 3.8 GPA. As the No. Show More Summary
Duke is opening its men's basketball practices to NBA scouts for two days in October
Duke men's basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski will reportedly keep NBA teams from scouting his team's practices this upcoming season, The Vertical's Adrian Wojnarowski reported Tuesday. Instead, there will be two pro days on Oct. 19 and Oct. Show More Summary
According to a report from Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports, Duke basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski is set to make some changes to the Blue Devils’ practice and availability. Wojnarowski reports that Duke will be barring NBA teamsShow More Summary
NEW YORK (AP) The words Mike Krzyzewski uses to build winning basketball teams can develop stronger business ones. That's the thought behind PowerForward, a digital, interactive video program that uses the Duke and former U.S. Olympic coach's themes to create discussions that can teach leadership in the corporate world. Show More Summary
Mike Krzyzewski, the head basketball coach of Duke University and the USA National Team, is going from backboards to boardrooms. On September 12th Coach Krzyzewski, who has led Duke to 5 national titles and the USA Men’s team to 6 gold medals, unveiled a new, digital leadership platform dubbed Powerforward. The mobile [...]
Former Duke Blue Devil Quinn Cook hasn’t been heard from much since going undrafted in the 2015 NBA draft. He’s been grinding away in the D-League, though, which has kept his skills sharp enough to maim and humiliate basketball campers. Read more...