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No. 2 Virginia shrugs off slow start, beats Syracuse 59-47

Louisville Syracuse BasketballAnthony Gill scored 17 points to lead four Virginia players in double figures and the second-ranked Cavaliers beat Syracuse 59-47 on Monday night to capture the Atlantic Coast Conference regular-season title for the second straight year.

Duke inches up to No. 3, UNC slides in latest poll

Duke crushes Orange, 73-54While Kentucky remained the unanimous No. 1 in the latest AP Top 25 released Monday, much of the rest of the poll saw movement, including Duke jumping up to No. 3.

Duke tight-lipped about sexual assault allegations against Rasheed Sulaimon

Miami 90, Duke 74Duke University leaders had nothing to add Monday to a report in the student newspaper that linked former basketball player Rasheed Sulaimon to sexual assaults on female students.

Duke earns double bye at ACC women's tourney; NC State slips to No. 10 seed

Norte Dame pulls away from Duke to claim ACC Women's titleNC State needed one of two scenarios to happen Sunday to earn a Day 1 bye in the ACC Women's Tournament - neither happened. Duke needed to beat North Carolina Sunday to earn the No. 4 seed and a double-bye in the bracket - they used a big second half rally to get it.

No. 16 Duke women earn wild 81-80 win over No. 15 UNC

UNC at DukeNo. 16 Duke dug out of a huge hole, and 15th-ranked North Carolina almost did, too. No lead was safe in this fierce rivalry -- until a freshman hit some unlikely free throws.

Chief Justise: Winslow leads No. 4 Duke past Syracuse 73-54

Duke crushes Orange, 73-54Justise Winslow swished a big 3-pointer for No. 4 Duke, and turned to find something unusual: coach Mike Krzyzewski reaching to give him a high-five.

Over Cooking? No such thing for 4th-ranked Duke Blue Devils

Duke fends off UNC in OT, 92-90As hot as Quinn Cook has been shooting lately, No. 4 Duke can't afford to not have him on the court.

Okafor a finalist for basketball writers award

Vanishing Mid Range Game BasketballDuke freshman center Jahlil Okafor is one of 14 finalists for the 2015 Oscar Robertson Trophy, as announced by the United States Basketball Writers Association (USBWA) Thursday.

Okafor's 30 points lead No. 4 Duke past Virginia Tech, 91-86

Duke Virginia Tech BasketballDuke coach Mike Krzyzewski is starting to see, and feel, the effects of having a short-handed roster.

Game Blog: Duke comes back for 91-86 OT win at VT

Duke eases past Clemson, 78-56Duke's Quinn Cook scored seven points in OT to carry the Blue Devils to a 91-86 win over Virginia Tech.

Okafor's sprained ankle improving

Duke eases past Clemson, 78-56Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski says center Jahlil Okafor's sprained left ankle is improving.

NC State women hit 12 3s in 72-59 upset of No. 10 Duke

Duke at N.C. State North Carolina State honored Kay Yow on Sunday -- first by wearing pink, then by duplicating one of the late coach's last big upsets.

Without injured Okafor, No. 4 Duke rolls past Clemson 78-56

Duke eases past Clemson, 78-56No. 4 Duke was shorter and faster without Jahlil Okafor. The Blue Devils were no less dominant.

75 years young, heart of college basketball beats at Cameron Indoor Stadium

Cameron CraziesThe venue that many consider the crown jewel of college basketball, Cameron Indoor Stadium on the campus of Duke University, turned 75 years old this season.

Tudor: Foul line is Okafor's weakness

Duke eases past Boston College, 85-62You can bet UNC, Kentucky and other teams with Duke on the schedule are aware that consensus No. 1 pick Jahlil Oakfor is shooting less than 55 percent from the foul line.

Duke's Okafor in boot, status for Saturday TBA

Duke fends off UNC in OT, 92-90Duke center Jahlil Okafor's left foot is in a protective boot and his status for Saturday's game against Clemson has yet to be determined.

Cook leads No. 4 Duke past No. 15 UNC 92-90 in OT

UNC, Duke renew rivalry in CameronBack and forth they went, trading big leads, shots and chances to win both in regulation and overtime.

Snow? No. UNC-Duke game will be played

Winter StormAt the Duke ticket office, a question about whether weather would force the game to be postponed or rescheduled was met with a simple, "No."

Gold: Duke vs UNC: College basketball's only national rivalry

Duke and UNC battle in Chapel HillThere are certainly other great match ups and annual series in college basketball. But, there's only one national rivalry. Fortunately for us, it's right up the street.

Tudor: Devils win with new lineup; UNC just juggles

Duke and UNC battle in Chapel HillDuke is 5-0 since the dismissal of Rasheed Sulaimon from the team. Lineup changes have made little impact at the school down the road. The Devils and Tar Heels meet at 9 p.m. Wednesday (WRAL-TV, 620 AM The Buzz)

Blue Devils' Okafor ready for 1st North Carolina-Duke game

Jahlil Okafor has made it look easy for No. 4 Duke.

Brownlow: Rivalry games highlight ACC week ahead

Duke and UNC battle in Chapel HillThis is the week we've all been waiting for, a rivalry that has stood the test of both time and conference expansion. That's right, Louisville-Syracuse.

Loyd leads No. 4 Notre Dame to 63-50 win over No. 10 Duke

Duke Notre Dame BasketballNotre Dame rode Jewell Loyd's leadership, smothering defense and clutch 3-point shooting to beat Duke.

Tour some of K-Ville's Kribs

K-Ville KribsEver wonder how Duke students can live comfortably in their tents for weeks on end -- day and night? Take a tour of some of the most identifiable tents to find out.

Top 8 remain the same in AP poll as UNC slides

Virginia runs past UNC, 75-64Kentucky is the unanimous No. 1 choice in The Associated Press Top 25 for the third straight week.

Duke's Sirk set to take over role as No. 1 QB

Duke routs Tulane, 47-13When Duke fans think of Thomas Sirk, chances are his running skills are what come to mind. After all, Sirk did lead the Blue Devils last season with eight rushing touchdowns.

Matuella shuts down Cal as Blue Devils grab season-opening win

Duke LogoJunior Michael Matuella tossed six scoreless inning and freshman Justin Bellinger hit a two-run homer as Duke defeated California, 7-1, Friday evening at Evans Diamond.

Blue Devil starts 'Duke For Dean' tribute

North Carolina visits Cameron Indoor Stadium on February 18th. One Duke fan would like to see fellow fans recognize the death of Dean Smith with a special tribute.

Duke's spring game will be closed to public, air on ESPN3

Duke rallies, holds on to top Wake Forest, 28-21Duke University's 2015 spring game will be played at Brooks Practice Facility and be closed to the public due to ongoing construction at Wallace Wade Stadium, the school announced Tuesday.

Duke opens spring practice Friday

Duke helmetDuke head football coach David Cutcliffe and his eighth Blue Devil squad will open spring practice on Friday morning at the program's Brooks Practice Facility.