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Simply Duke Basketball - 2015 Duke Graduates & Honorees

In today’s article, Bermuda Bob chronicles the academic accomplishments and awards given out at the Annual Post-Season Awards Banquet …

It’s that time of the year when college campuses are overrun by all sorts of young men and women sporting mortarboards, tassels, and gowns.   496 more words

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The secret to Duke's championship? Staying loose

Duke did a lot of things right to win the NCAA Championship this year and one way they did it was by staying loose. Duke Basketball put together a nice video of the players behind the scenes just goofing off and having a good time. 15 more words

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The Art of Sacrifice

I was once told as a high -school baller “the difference between good players and great players, is that great players play well even when surrounded by other great players.” Duke Junior PF and Philadelphia native Amile Jefferson has been accustomed to being “the man” for the majority of his basketball career. 469 more words


Nine Observations from the National Championship

  1. Mike Krzyzewski controlling the tempo with defense.

Krzyzewski put his coaching pedigree on a mantle for the nation to see Monday night, utilizing defensive schematics to dictate the pace of the game. 782 more words

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30 Years of Honoring The Future: The 35 Gatorade POYs in the Sweet 16

Legacy. Tradition. A who’s who of American sport. As the Gatorade Player of the Year program celebrates its 30th anniversary year of honoring the nation’s best high school athletes, fans can count many a household name on the roster of former award-winners. 828 more words

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Philly's Amile Jefferson Helping Duke Make March Run

By Kevin McGuire

Name: Amile Jefferson
University: Duke University
Year: Junior
Height: 6-9
Weight: 215 lb
Hometown: Philadelphia, PA
Position: Power forward

The story of the Duke Blue Devils this season has been led by potential No. 571 more words


"After Sleeping on It ..." - Duke's Tale of 2 Very Different Games in the ACC Tournament

Much to the chagrin of Duke fans everywhere, Duke exited the ACC Tournament much earlier than anyone was happy about.

Here’s how it happened and why … 807 more words

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