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Duke 4th, UNC 6th in preseason AP basketball poll

Okafor, freshmen shine in Duke's Countdown to CrazinessThe story seems to be the same every season at Kentucky: Lose star players to the NBA, replace them with another group of one-and-doners, compete for a national championship.

Krzyzewski: Practices have been very competitive

ACC Operation BasketballDuke head coach Mike Krzyzewski talked with the media Wednesday at ACC Operation Basketball in Charlotte.

Duke picked ACC basketball preseason favorite

Okafor, freshmen shine in Duke's Countdown to CrazinessFor the 15th time in the 46-year history of the ACC, Duke has been picked as the favorites win the conference as selected by the media Wednesday at ACC Operation Basketball in Charlotte.

Cook, Jefferson: Guys want to leave here as winners

Duke players discuss upcoming seasonDuke's Quinn Cook and Amile Jefferson spoke with the media at ACC Operation Basketball Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014 at the Westin in Charlotte.

Parity in ACC gives everyone shot at league title

Duke outlasts Virginia, 20-13The Atlantic Coast Conference is still looking to prove there's good football in the league beyond Florida State.

Miss. St., FSU top playoff list; ECU, Duke in top 25

ECU tops UConnThe College Football Playoff selection committee has spoken -- and it likes the SEC.

No. 24 Duke keeping focus on Pitt, ACC race

Duke, Virginia battle at Wallace WadeAfter quarterback Anthony Boone found out No. 24 Duke was back in the national rankings, he called a players-only meeting.

Duke led by star-studded freshman class

Okafor, freshmen shine in Duke's Countdown to CrazinessA year after a freshman carried Duke, the Blue Devils are doubling down -- and then some -- on first-year players.

ECU slides in poll with win, idle Duke enters at No. 24

ECU tops UConnEast Carolina won on Thursday in front of a national audience and still slid three spots in the latest Associated Press college football poll while idle Duke entered the poll.

Okafor shines in Duke scrimmage

Okafor, freshmen shine in Duke's Countdown to CrazinessFreshman Jahlil Okafor had 27 points and eight rebounds during a scrimmage for Duke's "Countdown to Craziness" event on Saturday night at a packed Cameron Indoor Stadium.

Holliday: Numbers tell the story of a wacky ACC Coastal

Duke outlasts Virginia, 20-13We have reached the halfway point in the 2014 ACC football season and every team in the Coastal Division has posted a record of either 2-1 or 1-2. Improbably, every Coastal team is still in contention.

Logan Zone: Consistency, Karma and cleanliness

UNC outlasts Georgia Tech, 48-43Has the opening coin toss in college football changed? After watching Saturday's college football action, Steve Logan joked that instead of teams picking to start on offense or defense, they are now asked if they will in fact even play defense.

Talking Points: Chaos in the Coastal

Duke outlasts Virginia, 20-13The ACC is one step closer to having multiple teams tied for the Coastal Division.

Duke beats Virginia 20-13 on Sirk's jump-pass TD

Duke outlasts Virginia, 20-13Backup quarterback Thomas Sirk threw a 3-yard touchdown pass to David Reeves with 7:23 left and Duke beat Virginia 20-13 on Saturday.

Blue Devils to hold public practice, autograph session Nov. 1

Duke LogoDuke University's men's basketball team will hold a free autograph session and open practice for the public on Nov. 1 at Cameron Indoor Stadium.

Duke, Virginia square off in key ACC matchup

Duke routs Tulane, 47-13It's a sign of how far Duke's program has come that reaching bowl eligibility has become almost an afterthought.

Tudor: Move over Spurrier, Cut has knifed through

Wilson, Duke run past Kansas, 41-3If there was any doubt about it, which there should not have been, Steve Spurrier no longer rates as the top Duke football coach since Bill Murray retired after the 1965 season.

Duke out for rare win at Georgia Tech

Wilson, Duke run past Kansas, 41-3Perhaps better than anyone, Duke knows the dangers of Georgia Tech's unique triple-option offense.

Duke welcomes highly-touted freshmen class

Duke cruises past Maryland, 84-64The Blue Devils welcome four freshmen to campus this year headlined by Jahlil Okafor, who was considered the number one player in the country, and Tyus Jones, who was listed as a top-five player.

Cook, Jefferson named Duke captains

Duke vs VirginiaSenior Quinn Cook and junior Amile Jefferson have been named team captains for the 2014-15 season, Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski announced Tuesday.

Logan Zone: Not all bad in winless weekend for Triangle trio

Florida State rallies to top NC State in 56-41 shootoutIt was conference openers for the Triangle Trio Saturday in the ACC and for the first time since Oct. 3, 2009, all three lost on the same day.

Wallace Wade Stadium renovations to begin after season

Wallace Wade StadiumThe home of Duke football, Wallace Wade Stadium, will undergo renovations following the 2014 season, Vice President and Director of Athletics Dr. Kevin White announced Wednesday.

Duke ready for primetime matchup at Miami

Duke routs Tulane, 47-13Duke is sizing up Saturday's showdown in South Beach as its proving ground once again.

Mitchell: Duke lineman's quest to be a surgeon

ACC Kickoff Day 1Duke offensive lineman Laken Tomlinson is on a quest to for a career in medicine after his Grandfather's death.

Gold: The good and bad of 4-0 Duke

Duke routs Tulane, 47-13The Blue Devils are 4-0 heading to Miami this week. But, in spite of the perfect record the first four games have been a mixed bag of ups and downs.

Tomlinson's unique journey to Duke starter

ACC Kickoff Day 1Most college football players grow up dreaming of running out of a tunnel, achieving greatness on a college football field but Duke offensive lineman Laken Tomlinson's childhood was very different.

Cash installing new attitude for Duke

Duke rallies, holds on to top Wake Forest, 28-21When Jeremy Cash came to Duke, the Devils were still building - now the star safety's building a new attitude for a Devils team coming off back to back bowl games.

Duke winning in dominating fashion

Wilson, Duke run past Kansas, 41-3Duke's strength of schedule so far may not blow any critics away but how they have gotten to 3-0 speaks volumes.

Duke's Wilson named ACC Rookie of the Week

Wilson, Duke run past Kansas, 41-3The accolades keep coming in for Duke freshman running back Shaun Wilson after his record-setting day Saturday as he was named the ACC Rookie of the Week Monday.

Tudor: Area coaches completely ace the weekend

ECU routs NC Central, 52-7The Week 3 coaching grades are in and it's a first. Larry Fedroa and UNC had the weekend off, but everyone who played aced his test.