RJ Barrett to enter NBA draft after 1 season at Duke

Sports 04/10/19, 11:43

RJ Barrett is leaving Duke after one season to enter the NBA draft.Barrett announced his decision Wednesday in a video posted on social media . He said playing at Duke is a dream but added that "it's also a dream of mine to play in the NBA and have great ...

NCAA Latest: Coach K, Izzo go head to head for Final Four

Sports 03/31/19, 11:39

The Latest on the Elite Eight of the NCAA Tournament (all times Eastern):12:30 p.m.Two of college basketball's most famed coaches go head to head Sunday for a spot in the Final Four.Michigan State guard Cassius Winston (5) puts his arm around coach Tom Izzo following the team's 80-63 win over ...

TIPPING OFF: Krzyzewski-Izzo matchup highlights Elite Eight

Sports 03/31/19, 01:38

A coaching matchup for the ages highlights Sunday's regional finals in the NCAA Tournament.Duke's Mike Krzyzewski and Michigan State's Tom Izzo face off in the East Region. Krzyzewski has 12 Final Four trips and five national titles. Izzo has seven Final Four appearances and a national championship since taking over ...

Duke vs. Michigan State is battle of NCAA Tournament titans

Sports 03/30/19, 17:04

Zion Williamson watched in awe in 2015 when Duke and Michigan State met in the Final Four.When he steps on to the court for another Duke-Michigan State NCAA Tournament showdown on Sunday with a Final Four spot at stake, the fabulous freshman will feel grateful to be a part of ...

Duke’s Reddish a game-time decision vs. Michigan State

Basketball 03/30/19, 15:50

Freshman forward Cam Reddish will be a game-time decision for Duke's Elite Eight NCAA Tournament game Sunday against Michigan State because of a knee injury.Coach Mike Krzyzewski updated Reddish's status Saturday before the Blue Devils' practice, saying there was no structural damage. Reddish was a late scratch for the Sweet ...

Zion in action as NCAA Tournament wraps up first round

Sports 03/22/19, 02:08

The spotlight of the NCAA Tournament shifts to Zion Williamson and No. 1 overall seed Duke.Along with the other 31 teams playing in first-round games Friday.But let's be real: After the way the projected top overall pick in the NBA draft played during the ACC Tournament, and the rest of ...

Bolden back, White out for Duke in NCAA Tournament opener

Basketball 03/21/19, 14:38

Top-seeded Duke will have 6-foot-11 center Marques Bolden back for its NCAA Tournament opener against North Dakota State, but will be minus forward Jack White.Blue Devils coach Mike Krzyzewski said Bolden, who missed the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament with a sprained ankle, has practiced and should be ready to go ...

US hoops draws Turkey, Czech Republic, Japan in World Cup

Sports 03/16/19, 11:09

USA Basketball still doesn't know which players will be wearing the red, white and blue this summer in China.Their first three opponents, however, are finally set.The Americans' quest for an unprecedented third consecutive FIBA World Cup championship will start against the Czech Republic, followed by games against Turkey and Japan ...

Duke: Williamson to play in ACC quarterfinal vs. Syracuse

Basketball 03/14/19, 11:10

Duke freshman star Zion Williamson will play in the Blue Devils' quarterfinal matchup with Syracuse in the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament.The fifth-ranked Blue Devils announced Williamson's status Thursday morning after he had missed nearly six full games with a knee sprain.The 6-foot-7, 285-pound Williamson was hurt in the opening minute ...

Duke’s Williamson, UVa’s Bennett headline All-ACC team

Sports 03/12/19, 10:22

Duke freshman Zion Williamson is both The Associated press player and newcomer of the year in the Atlantic Coast Conference, and Virginia's Tony Bennett is the coach of the year for the second straight year.Williamson and teammate RJ Barrett were the only unanimous selections to the AP All-ACC team also ...

Coach K: Injured Bolden to miss ACC Tournament

Basketball 03/11/19, 18:07

Coach Mike Krzyzewski says No. 5 Duke won't have injured big man Marques Bolden for this week's Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament.Krzyzewski told the school's website Monday that "there's no way Marques will be ready" after he sprained a ligament in his left knee early in a loss at North Carolina ...

Krzyzewski: Williamson ‘doubtful’ for Duke’s game at UNC

Sports 03/08/19, 13:57

Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski says freshman Zion Williamson is doubtful to play Saturday's against third-ranked North Carolina as he continues his recovery from a sprained right knee.Krzyzewski says the 6-foot-7, 285-pound Williamson had his "first really good workout" Thursday and would do another Friday without contact. The coach added ...

Nick Bosa healthy again, following dad and brother into NFL

Football 03/02/19, 18:10

Nick Bosa found himself in the news again last week when Zion Williamson sprained his right knee in the opening minute against North Carolina.The sight of his left shoe tearing apart and Williamson grabbing his right knee unleashed feverish debate over whether Duke's freakish freshman forward should ever again play ...

Duke’s Williamson to miss 2nd straight game with knee injury

Sports 02/25/19, 15:21

Duke freshman Zion Williamson will miss a second straight game with a mild right knee sprain he suffered last week.Coach Mike Krzyzewski said Monday that the national player of the year candidate won't play Tuesday night when the third-ranked Blue Devils visit No. 20 Virginia Tech.Williamson was hurt in the ...

TOP 25 REWIND: No. 1 Blue Devils regroup from wild week

Basketball 02/24/19, 15:04

There isn't much Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski hasn't encountered in a Hall of Fame career featuring more than 1,100 wins and five national championships.The past week offered something new.The Blue Devils reclaimed the No. 1 spot in the AP Top 25 , then lost game-changing freshman Zion Williamson to injury ...

Jim Boeheim returns to Syracuse bench after fatal accident

Sports 02/23/19, 20:40

No matter the outcome, Jim Boeheim needed this.Three days after the Hall of Fame coach of the Syracuse Orange struck and killed a pedestrian on a darkened highway that leads out of town, he returned to the bench Saturday night. Boeheim's first public appearance since the Wednesday night accident that ...

Zion’s freak injury ripples in basketball, business worlds

Sports 02/21/19, 15:39

Soon after Zion Williamson's shoe ripped apart, Nike's stock price took a hit.The freak injury during one of the college basketball season's marquee games immediately sparked debates about everything from the shoe manufacturer to insurance issues and whether the likely NBA lottery pick should risk his professional future by continuing ...

No. 1 Duke, Zion figuring out what’s next after knee injury

Basketball 02/21/19, 03:17

Duke might have to figure out what the Zion Show will look like without its namesake.And Zion Williamson could have some things of his own to consider, too.All because of a freak injury to arguably the most exciting player in college basketball in the opening minute of the sport's fiercest ...

Krzyzewski: ‘No knowledge’ of alleged assault by ex-player

Sports 02/13/19, 11:33

Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski says he has "no knowledge" of a woman's allegation that she was sexually assaulted by a former Blue Devils basketball player and he believes the school should and will investigate.Lawyer Nancy Erika Smith has said her client, Meredith Watson, was raped by a basketball player while ...

Barrett, No. 2 Duke pull away to beat Georgia Tech 66-53

Sports 01/26/19, 14:57

Mike Krzyzewski could tell something was off with his Duke team, so he burned a timeout shortly after halftime to talk about it.That the second-ranked Blue Devils responded with yet another double-figure victory taught the Hall of Fame coach something significant about them.RJ Barrett had 24 points and 11 rebounds, ...

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