Former UCLA head coach John Wooden is regarded by many as the greatest coach in college basketball history. Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski is largely considered to be one of the best coaches of all-time as well, and in the eyes of Gonzaga head coach Mark Few, Krzyzewski isn’t just up there with Wooden. Show More Summary
South's top two teams meet for a spot in the Final Four as the Duke Blue Devils meet the Gonzaga Bulldogs in the Elite Eight of the NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament.
[gust post by JVW] Pertinent questions: Can Notre Dame beat Kentucky (can anyone)? Is Tom Izzo the best tournament coach of his time? Will Gonzaga’s size give Duke fits? What are the chances that Rick Pitino wears his white first communion suit tomorrow? Isn’t Wisconsin a fun team to root for? Discuss. - JVW
Today, two men's college basketball teams will punch their tickets to the Final Four. For the second straight year, the Arizona Wildcats and Wisconsin Badgers will duke (pun intended) it out in the Elite Eight for a shot to play theShow More Summary
One single win. That is all that stands in the way of a Final Four appearance for college basketball’s last eight squads remaining. Fans of powerhouse teams will be happy to see the Kentucky Wildcats, Wisconsin Badgers, Duke Blue Devils and Arizona Wildcats, among others, still in the NCAA tournament field. Show More Summary
Duke will try to continue their dominance in the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball tournament as they face Utah in the Sweet 16. Their match is on March 27, 2015 and begins at 9:45 p.m. ET.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FYyx9I-2-AM Oh, Shane Battier. We’ve examined previously how the former Duke star and first year analyst is a tad awkward in the broadcast booth. His prognostication skills aren’t that much better. Earlier this week, Battier went on CBS Sports’ Boomer & Carton and picked West Virginia to beat Kentucky. Show More Summary
Former Duke standout guard Nolan Smith says that Quinn Cook has been building up to this basketball moment since Cook was seven or eight years old. So there is no doubt, insists Smith, that Cook is more than ready to lead Duke in its...Show More Summary
Looking at Duke basketball this year, we see a few headline stories. First and foremost is the year that Jahlil Okafor has been having. Debatably the best player in the nation, this 6’11” freshman has turned heads not only in the Wooden Award race but also in the NBA. Show More Summary
We interrupt this regularly scheduled golf blogram to bring you some college basketball. I’m thrilled to have the opportunity to send my best wishes to the my University of Utah […]
Arizona State fires nine-year head coach Herb Sendek on Tuesday after 18-16 season.
Duke cruised through its first two games of the NCAA tournament and is headed to the Sweet 16. The Devils defeated Robert Morris 85-56 before taking down San Diego State 68-49 and will now play fifth-seeded Utah. Although they won both...Show More Summary
Former Duke basketball star Shane Battier told HuffPost Live on Tuesday that he supports the idea of paying NCAA student-athletes in some form. “I would try to find a way to compensate players for their time,” Battier, a former winner...Show More Summary
The Duke Blue Devils advanced past the San Diego State Aztecs in dominant fashion with a 68-49 win and will now move on to face Utah in the Sweet 16. Adam Lefkoe is joined by Bleacher Report College Basketball Analyst Jordan Schultz to give a preview and prediction of this Sweet 16 matchup. Show More Summary
Head coach Mike Krzyzewski and the top-seeded Duke Blue Devils will face a Steve Fisher-coached team in the NCAA men's basketball tournament for the first time since 1992 when they square off against the eighth-seeded San Diego State...Show More Summary
The Duke Blue Devils take on San Diego State in the round of 32 in the South Region. Can San Diego State pull off the upset? What are the keys to victory for both teams? Watch as Stephen Nelson and Bleacher Report College Basketball Analyst C.J. Show More Summary
I’ve heard of Duke, UCLA, and Gonzaga regarding basketball so let’s just go ahead and say they’ll win.
Citigroup’s top energy banker Steve Trauber spent years, and millions of dollars, sponsoring and coaching a traveling Houston youth basketball team. Some of the players, including Duke star Justise Winslow and North Carolina’s Justin Jackson, will be in the spotlight as the NCAA tournament's round of 64 begins. Show More Summary
For the third time in the last six years, Duke is a No. 1 seed in the NCAA Tournament. While Duke has been college basketball's most consistent team for two decades, their recent results in March are shakier than you'd expect. Since 2008 Duke has never been lower than a 3-seed. Show More Summary
With the NCAA Tournament hitting full-stride on Thursday, we can take a look at which teams were the most popular picks to reach the Final Four. Using data from Yahoo.com's "College Basketball Tourney Pick'em" game, we can see that the Kentucky Wildcats are the overwhelming favorite, appearing in the Final Four of 85.3% of the brackets. Show More Summary