With the addition of Brandon Sampson, the Tigers will have the most impressive collection of young talent in college hoops next season. Brandon Sampson was originally slated to attend St. John's before the firing of Steve Lavin caused the four-star guard to reopen his commitment. Show More Summary
Duke’s men’s basketball program is really going all-out to land five-star small forward Brandon Ingram. The Blue Devils met with the 6-foot-8, 180-pound prospect on Friday. They’re going to meet with him again, too. Mike Krzyzewski...Show More Summary
With Tyus Jones’ announcement that he is entering the NBA draft, Duke now knows exactly where it stands next season. The program is still basking in the glow of its national championship victory just over a week ago, but it’s facingShow More Summary
The NBA regular season has come to an end, but the best basketball is yet to be played. The 2015 Playoffs are finally upon us, as the 16 remaining teams prepare to duke it out in the first round. The Golden State Warriors, Cleveland Cavaliers and San Antonio Spurs are the three heavily favored teams to bring home the elusive Larry O'Brien trophy. Show More Summary
The Duke freshman Tyus Jones was selected as the most outstanding player at the Final Four.
After a championship-winning freshman season at Duke, highly touted point guard Tyus Jones announced his decision to enter the 2015 NBA draft Wednesday. Duke men's basketball's Twitter account made the news official: After Jones revealed...Show More Summary
I remember crowding around the TV with all my friends right after I got out of class. A player I had been following since his sophomore year of high school was about to make his college decision. I knew Duke was on his list, but it wasn’t set in stone by any means. Show More Summary
Though Duke emerged as the NCAA Men’s Division I Basketball champions, a new infographic from Mediametric shows that news about Kentucky, once considered the heavy favorite to win, was the most shared of any school on Facebook and Twitter. Duke...Show More Summary
After successfully leading Duke to a National Championship, Jahlil Okafor now sets his eyes upon playing in the biggest stage of basketball—the NBA. Duke University announced on Thursday in a release that Okafor has declared to enter this year’s NBA Draft. From the official release: “As early as I can remember, I’ve fantasized and dreamed […]
The Duke Blue Devils won their fifth men's basketball national championship by defeating the Wisconsin Badgers, 68-63, in Indianapolis on April 6. To commemorate their title, the Blue Devils released a highlight video Saturday looking back at their triumph over the Badgers. It's a must-watch for any Duke f [ YouTube ] Read more College Basketball news on BleacherReport.com
It has been almost a week since March Madness ended but college basketball never really sleeps. The deadline to declare for the NBA draft is April 26 and as this date looms ever closer the speculation gets immensely more interesting....Show More Summary
Rumor: Duke basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski publicly criticized President Obama just after his team won a national championship.
Unless you’re a Wisconsin fan.
This may be the least surprising news of the day: After tearing up college basketball and becoming an All-American, Duke’s Jahlil Okafor announced that he will forego his final three The post Duke’s Jahlil Okafor Declares for 2015 NBA Draft appeared first on SLAMonline.
Now that the college basketball season is over, here’s a “hidden comparison” — no, not of team resumes (that’s before Selection Sunday), but team rosters. One team was led in every statistical category as a freshman, with three of its top four scorers in the same class. Show More Summary
With the 2015 NCAA basketball season ending in a Duke Championship, many North Carolina basketball fans are quickly looking to 2016 for Roy William’s team to improve on their Sweet 16 run in this year’s tournament. Without a doubt, expectations...Show More Summary
The 2014-15 season ended on a high note with one of the better Final Fours in recent memory. Unfortunately, the regular season wasn't quite as captivating. College basketball only featured a handful of elite teams. Outside of Duke, Wisconsin,...Show More Summary
The former Duke point guard is the new coach of the Sun Devils. Arizona State has a new basketball coach. Bobby Hurley has agreed to jump from Buffalo to become the new coach at Arizona State, according to ESPN's Jeff Goodman. Hurley's Buffalo team won the MAC this past season and reached the NCAA Tournament as a No. Show More Summary
What did we learn and have reaffirmed after another year of shoes squeaking on hardwood? 1. To win it all, you need talent and/or age The Elite Eight, this year: Arizona, Duke, Gonzaga, Kentucky, Louisville, Michigan State, Notre Dame, Wisconsin. Show More Summary
With the 2015 NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Championship tournament in the books, the last bits of social analysis are trickling in. Despite falling short against Duke University in Monday night’s title tilt, the University of Wisconsin was...Show More Summary