Duke Blue Devils Headlines

Duke Blue Devils Headlines

Coaches come together at Pigskin Preview

Pigskin PreviewForget the close proximity of the Triangle, The Pigskin Preview puts all of the area coaches at one table and the crew always provides some laughs along the way.

Four Blue Devils, one Tar Heel make preseason All-ACC squad

Duke vs. Florida StateTwo days after receiving 33 first-place votes to repeat at the Coastal Division champion, Duke University on Wednesday landed four players - second only to FSU's nine - on the 2014 Preseason All-ACC Football Team.

Cutcliffe: The 2014 team has got to prove itself

ACC Kickoff Day 2Duke head coach David Cutcliffe answered questions from the media Monday at the ACC Kickoff in Greensboro.

Interviews: Duke's Laken Tomlinson, Kelby Brown

ACC Kickoff Day 1Duke's Laken Tomlinson and Kelby Brown answers questions from the media on day one of the ACC Kickoff in Greensboro.

Triangle ADs: NCAA system not broken but could be fixed

Fan Town Hall: Triangle ADs discuss challengesThe NCAA system may not be completely broken, but it could use some fixing was the general consensus among the athletic directors from the four major Triangle universities Thursday as they participated in a 90-minute, open forum discussion.

White: We feel we're in the entertainment business

Kevin WhiteDuke athletics director Dr. Kevin White said Tuesday that he feels that he works in the entertainment business instead of the educational.

Duke's Boone named to Davey O'Brien watch list

Duke vs. Florida StateDuke University redshirt senior quarterback Anthony Boone was named to the preseason watch list for the Davey O'Brien Award as one of the nation's top quarterbacks entering the 2014 season, the Davey O'Brien Hall of Fame announced Wednesday.

Duke's Crowder named to Biletnikoff watch list

Duke vs. Florida StateDuke University senior wide receiver Jamison Crowder was named to the Biletnikoff Award watch list as one of the nation's top receivers entering the 2014 season.

Which Duke? Wayne's estate wants judge's opinion

Duke vs. DukeDetailing a decade-long battle over the "Duke" brand, the estate of actor John Wayne asked a California district court to declare that Duke University and The Duke's estate both can use the word without confusion in the market.

Duke's Will Monday named to Ray Guy watch list

M&MDuke University redshirt junior Will Monday was named one of 25 candidates on the watch list for the Ray Guy Award, which goes to the top punter in college football.

Tudor: Summer 'zines predict bowl bids for UNC, Duke

ECU vs. UABAlmost all of the magazines do preseason conference standings and most select preseason all-conference teams. Most of those picks are reasonably similar, but Athlon seems to put more time and effort into the complicated postseason smorgasbord than its competition.

Duke's Parker selected No. 2 overall; Warren, Hood, Hairston go in 1st

No. 14 Mercer upsets No. 3 Duke, 78-71Duke forward Jabari Parker was selected No. 2 overall Thursday in the NBA Draft by the Milwaukee Bucks. Parker becomes the highest draft pick out of Duke since Kyrie Irving in 2011 and is the ninth Blue Devil to go in the first round in the last nine years.

Wolf named ACC Scholar Athlete of the Year

Jordan WolfDuke University senior Jordan Wolf was named the ACC Scholar Athlete of the Year to top the All-ACC Academic Team the league office announced Tuesday afternoon.

Duke well represented at Women's U.S. Open

The Duke women's golf program has become quite the feeder to the LPGA, placing three former Blue Devils into the U.S. Open field.

Duke to face UConn Dec. 18

Duke, Virginia TechThe Duke Blue Devils will face the Connecticut Huskies December 18th at IZOD Center (Meadowlands Sports Complex) in East Rutherford, N.J. Game time is 8:00 pm (ET).

Duke AD Kevin White named 2014 recipient of NFF John L. Toner Award

Medlin: Duke AD Kevin White looks to boost football programThe National Football Foundation (NFF) & College Hall of Fame announced today that Duke University Vice President and Director of Athletics Dr. Kevin White has been named the 2014 recipient of the NFF John L. Toner Award.

Turner, Rodon two of many draft hopefuls across NC

UNC eliminates ECU, 5-3North Carolina has some of this year's top prospects according to Baseball America, with three area college players potentially going in the first round on Thursday in the MLB first-year player draft.

Hatchell-Stringer match-up highlights women's ACC-Big Ten Challenge

UNC vs Maryland Duke and North Carolina will each be on the road this year for the women's ACC/Big Ten Challenge and will play on opposite days. NC State will host Minnesota on Dec. 3 as part of an eight-game opening night of the challenge.

McCallie to be inducted into Maine Basketball Hall of Fame

Duke women advance with 67-51 win over HamptonDuke University women's basketball head coach Joanne P. McCallie will be inducted into the Maine Basketball Hall of Fame August 21 at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor, Maine.

Gold: The $15 Blue Devils

Bobby HurleyCompletely stealing an idea from Ball is Life, we're giving you the opportunity to compile the best Duke team you can put together for just $15. Manage that salary cap and have fun.

Duke players reunite at K Academy

K AcademyWhile the campers at K Academy come to get a taste of life inside the Duke basketball bubble, former Duke players keep coming back for the very same reason.

Back-to-back lax titles special for Duke seniors

Duke lacrosseFor the Duke men's lacrosse seniors the walking off the field Monday with another NCAA title was bittersweet.

Danowski: Seniors led the way to back to back titles

Duke Men's Lacrosse Coach John Danowski discusses what Senior leadership meant to their run to the National Title. Danowski also talks about the bonding that took place with this year's team.

Duke claims NCAA men's lacrosse title

Duke LogoSenior attackman Jordan Wolf tallied two goals and four assists and the Blue Devil defense held off a fourth quarter charge by Notre Dame en route to the program's second consecutive NCAA Men's Lacrosse National Championship with an 11-9 victory over the Irish.

Duke season likely done despite impressive run

Duke’s NCAA fate now in the hands of the committeeMake no mistake, Duke baseball had a year to remember. It was the kind of year that can help turn a long-beaten program around. But even with all that growth, the Duke resume might not be stout enough to get them in the field of 64 next week.

Duke rebounds in ACC tourney with 'complete ballgame'

Duke baseballDuke "picked a great time to play the most complete ballgame of the year." That was how head coach Chris Pollard opened his postgame press conference following a 6-0 win in their second game of pool play at the ACC tournament in Greensboro.

Van Orden tosses CG shutout as Duke tops GT 6-0

Duke baseballSenior right-hander Drew Van Orden threw his first career shutout and the Blue Devils belted three home runs to defeat Georgia Tech 6-0 in ACC Tournament action Thursday afternoon at NewBridge Bank Park.

Tudor: Freshman ineligibility in basketball a topic again

No. 14 Mercer upsets No. 3 Duke, 78-71The presidents of the Pac-12 Conference did something recently that could soon become a hot national news story.

Duke bats let them down in loss to Clemson

Duke baseballIn the minds of Duke players and coaches, they let one get away Wednesday. Their downfall -- poor offensive execution.

Pollard: Teams have their hands full in the ACC

Duke baseballDuke Baseball Coach Chris Pollard joins the WSMS to discuss the upcoming ACC Tournament and the challenges each team faces. He also talks about the season the Blue Devils have had.