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Duke Blue Devils Headlines

ACC announces 2015-2016 basketball schedule

Duke, NC StateNorth Carolina opens the ACC basketball schedule Wednesday, Dec. 30 hosting Clemson at 7 p.m. The game is the first of 135 regular-season ACC games which will all be televised.

Holliday: Only memories remain of historic Wallace Wade track

Struttin' Part 1The great track at Wallace Wade Stadium is no more. During 80-plus years that saw at least five different surfaces, Duke University played host to 20 world records. But over the years track audiences have declined and football fans clamor to sit close to the field of play.

Duke shifts schedule ahead of road opener

Duke football practiceDavid Cutcliffe's plan for Duke's season-opener at Tulane is calculated.

Duke's Pierre adjusting to switch from QB to RB

Duke helmetNico Pierre might be Duke's quarterback of the future. Right now he's the Blue Devils' backup running back of the present.

Duke's Bryon Fields ruled out for 2015 season with torn ACL

Duke LogoDuke junior cornerback Bryon Fields will miss the 2015 season after suffering a torn right anterior cruciate ligament during practice on Tuesday.

Fans meet the 2015 Blue Devils

Meet the Blue DevilsThe Duke Blue Devils football team signed autographs and scrimmaged for fans Saturday, Aug. 22, 2015.

WR Barnes a highlight of Duke scrimmage

Mistake-prone Duke falls to VT, 17-16Junior wide receiver Johnell Barnes caught five passes for 103 yards to highlight Duke's 70-play scrimmage on Saturday night at the Brooks Practice Facility.

Duke RB Duncan out indefinitely with muscle tear; 2 other RBs also nicked

Duke rallies, holds on to top Wake Forest, 28-21Duke University's depth at running back took a major hit Tuesday when head coach David Cutcliffe announced that redshirt junior Jela Duncan will be out indefinitely with a partially torn right pectoral muscle.

Cutcliffe has Devils focused on bowl from first practice

David CutcliffeWhen the Blue Devils took the practice field, they were greeted by representatives from every single ACC-affiliated bowl game. The guests were invited to hang out in Durham for a few days, see the new facilities and watch practice.

Duke's Sirk ready to lead the Blue Devils in transition year

Duke routs Tulane, 47-13In a time of transition for the Duke University offense, the Blue Devils' newly-named starting quarterback Thomas Sirk isn't all that new.

Players eager for 'food money' as cost of attendance set to take effect

The Changing GameIn January, the power five conferences, which includes the ACC, voted to allow the universities to provide full cost of attendance to student athletes. ACC Commissioner John Swofford says it's the right thing to do. The players are happy to have a little more meal money.

Five from Triangle make preseason All-ACC team

UNC defeats Duke, 45-20Five football players from the Triangle were named to the All-ACC preseason football team, which was announced by the league Thursday.

Area talents making impact in NBA summer leagues

Okafor, freshmen shine in Duke's Countdown to CrazinessThe various NBA Summer Leagues in Orlando, Utah, and Las Vegas have been raging for a couple of weeks. The programs allow teams to test their new rookies, and kick the tires on players trying to make NBA rosters.

Duke football to play at Brooks Field at Wallace Wade Stadium following $13M donation

Duke comes up short to Pitt, 58-55Following a $13 million donation from Steve Brooks and his wife, Eileen, the Duke Board of Trustees has approved the recommendation that the football field be named Brooks Field at Wallace Wade Stadium.

After growing in Georgia, new sod arrives at Wallace Wade Stadium

Wallace Wade renovationsConstruction crews working on an overhaul of Duke University's Wallace Wade Stadium began installing new sod Wednesday morning after it grew for more than a year at a facility in Georgia.

Duke lands top 2016 recruit Jayson Tatum

Duke's Cameron Indoor Stadium turns 75 years oldJayson Tatum, a small forward out of St. Louis, announced his intent to play college basketball at Duke University Sunday.

Two Duke linemen to serve as coaches after career-ending injuries

Duke LogoTwo Duke University linemen will serve as undergraduate assistant coaches this fall after suffering career-ending upper-body injuries, the school announced Wednesday.

Fourth knee injury ends Duke LB Brown's collegiate career

Duke rallies, holds on to top Wake Forest, 28-21Duke redshirt senior linebacker Kelby Brown's will miss the 2015 season after suffering a torn left anterior cruciate ligament last Tuesday.

Krzyzewski's success started by 'getting on the right bus'

Fan Town Hall: Coach KWith 1,018 career victories, five national championships and two Olympic gold medals, Krzyzewski's success is undisputed. Krzyzewski's success did not start at Duke, however. It started with some advice from his mother.

Foundation for Coach K's success starts at home

Duke runs away from Davidson in 82-69 winMike and Mickie Krzyzewski married 46 years ago, they decided at the very beginning this would be a family business, a shared career.

Coach K questions? Get answers at Fan Town Hall

Coach K Fan Town HallAfter winning his fifth National Championship, Duke head basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski has shown he can adapt to the changing landscape of college basketball.

Duke's Tomlinson, Virginia's Brian voted ACC Athletes of the Year

Duke tops Wake Forest 41-21 to secure 9th winDuke consensus All-America offensive lineman Laken Tomlinson joins Virginia women's soccer two-time MAC Hermann Trophy winner Morgan Brian as the top male and female ACC athletes for the 2014-15 academic year, as voted upon by the Atlantic Coast Sports Media Association (ACSMA).

Duke's Clark, NCSU's DeJuneas added to Team USA roster

NC State, MiamiTeam USA added two local college pitchers to their USA Collegiate National Team roster Tuesday ahead of a five-game series against the Cuban National Team.

QB recruit changes allegiance from Duke to UNC

Football: Washington vs. East Lincoln (Dec. 13, 2014)Chazz Suratt, a three-star recruit out of North Carolina's East Lincoln High School, tweeted a color change Friday, from Duke blue to Carolina blue.

Duke trio goes in NBA draft first round

The Philadelphia 76ers selected Duke center Jahlil Okafor with the third pick of the NBA draft on Thursday night. Blue Devil teammates Justise Winslow went No. 10 overall to the Miami Heat and Tyus Jones was selected 24 overall by the Cleveland Cavaliers.

Duke to host 2K Classic regional Nov. 13, 14

Cameron Indoor Duke will host a 2K Classic regional round at Cameron Indoor Stadium on November 13 and 14.

Jay Williams: Two Devils could go in NBA Draft top 5

Duke celebrates National Championship winESPN basketball analyst Jay Williams joined Adam Gold Friday on 99.9 FM The Fan to preview the NBA Draft.

Duke's Istler, Koplove selected in MLB draft

Duke Logo​The Los Angeles Dodgers drafted Duke senior right-handed pitcher Andrew Istler in the 23rd round (No. 702 Overall) and the Philadelphia Phillies selected junior shortstop/right-handed pitcher Kenny Koplove in the 17th round (No. 504 overall) of the 2015 Major League Baseball First Year Player Draft Wednesday.

Duke RHP Matuella selected in 3rd round; four Tar Heels get Tuesday calls

UNC, USCDuke junior right-hander Michael Matuella was drafted in the 3rd Round (78th overall) by the Texas Rangers and North Carolina watched three players get the call Tuesday in the 2015 Major League Baseball First Year Player Draft.