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Blue Devils arrive in Indy

Duke arrives in Indy for Final FourThe Duke University men's basketball team arrived in Indianapolis Wednesday evening for the last stop in the season-long quest for a national title.

Tudor: A Final Four for the ages is likely

NCAA Duke Gonzaga BasketballSince basketball games are played on planks of wood rather than pieces of paper, there's a possibility this Final Four will not come close to meeting expectations.

Cadet Plumlee joins brothers, playing in Final Four for Duke

Final Four Duke PlumleeDuke's Marshall Plumlee spends his practices trying to match up with a possible No. 1 overall NBA draft pick and most games seeing only spot duty on the Blue Devils' latest Final Four team.

Capel: Cook is Devils' 'heart and soul'

NCAA Duke Gonzaga BasketballJeff Capel, associate head coach of the Duke men's basketball team told Adam Gold and Joe Ovies Tuesday on 99.9 FM The Fan that senior Quinn Cook is "undoubtedly the heart and soul" of this year's Final Four-bound squad.

Krzyzewski: Recharging, sticking to a regular schedule

Coach K previews Final FourCoach Mike Krzyzewski said his team spent Monday catching up from two tough games and will practice on a regular schedule this week in Indianapolis.

Mitchell: For Duke, 8 is enough

Duke regional celebrationThe Blue Devils are not the most experienced or deep team in the NCAA Tournament, but that has not precluded success.

Final Four gear selling fast on Duke campus

Duke basketball hatAs soon as Duke dropped Gonzaga 66-52 on Sunday to advance to the Final Four, university officials called in an order for T-shirts and hats to stock the campus bookstore.

Kaminsky, Okafor lead 2014-15 AP All-America team

NCAA Robert Morris Duke BasketballFrank Kaminsky and Jahlil Okafor are as different as stories can be in college basketball. The two, however, have a lot in common — both are in the Final Four and both were the top selections on The Associated Press' 2014-15 All-America team.

Duke cuts down nets as regional champ

NCAA Duke Gonzaga BasketballDuke players and coaches cut down the nets Sunday in Houston as they advanced to the Final Four.

Duke freshmen 'easy to mesh' into Final Four team

NCAA Duke Gonzaga BasketballLike his Duke teammates sitting on either side of him at the podium, Quinn Cook had a strand of the cut-down net sticking out of his regional championship cap.

Always-improving Blue Devils earn Final Four spot

NCAA Duke Gonzaga BasketballDuke head coach Mike Krzyzewski has said after every game that because of their youth this team is still learning. Sunday, he put himself in that category as well.

Duke back in Final Four after 66-52 win over Gonzaga

NCAA Duke Gonzaga BasketballMike Krzyzewski is living in the moment with his youngest team ever, not thinking too much about the significance of his latest trip to the NCAA Final Four.

Duke fans root for Final Four berth

Duke fansOn campus Sunday night, Duke fans gathered to cheer for the Blue Devils against Gonzaga.

RAW VIDEO: Duke cuts down nets

Duke cuts down the netThe Duke Blue Devils cut down the net in Houston after defeating Gonzaga for a spot in the Final Four.

Houston breakfast staple has Duke blue tie

The Breakfast KlubMarcus Davis owns popular Houston restaurant The Breakfast Klub and he is also the uncle of Blue Devil freshman Justise Winslow.

Undramatic win over Utah sends Duke to Elite 8

APTOPIX NCAA Duke Utah BasketballIt didn't come in dominating fashion but it never really seemed like the outcome was in question as Duke defeated Utah 63-57 Friday.

Freshman-led Duke in another regional final, beat Utah 63-57

NCAA Duke Utah BasketballJustise Winslow says coach Mike Krzyzewski never treated him and the other Duke freshmen like, well, freshmen.

Game Blog: Duke advances to Elite 8 with 63-57 win over Utah

NCAA San Diego St Duke BasketballUtah gets within six of the Blue Devils but cannot cut it any closer in the final minute of play. A foul called with .07 on the clock puts Quinn Cook at the line, he hits one to bring it to the 63-57 final.

Old ACC foes Duke and Maryland set to meet in women's Sweet 16

Duke women roll on in ACCs with 77-68 win over Wake ForestIt took traveling across the country for a couple of old ACC foes to be reunited.

Duke's Winslow happy to be playing in hometown

Blue Devils practice at NRG StadiumDuke freshman Justise Winslow grew up in Houston where he was a high school star before heading to Durham.

Duke loyalty divides Utah family

Die-hard Duke fan Wilma McMillanDie-hard Duke fan Wilma McMillan can trash talk with the best of them, and this week, the 92-year-old Salt Lake City resident finds herself at odds with her Utah-backing grandchildren.

Duke team looks to create their own history in Houston

Blue Devils practice at NRG StadiumDuke (31-4, 15-3) will face Utah (26-8, 13-5 Pac-12) Friday at NRG Stadium in Houston in the program's 14th Sweet 16 appearance under head coach Mike Krzyzewski, tipoff is set for 9:45 p.m. on WRAL-TV.

Scheyer wants same Sweet 16 success for this Duke team

Blue Devils practice at NRG StadiumAs Duke practices for Friday's Sweet 16 match-up against Utah, assistant coach Jon Scheyer is taking a trip down memory lane.

Duke's Williams a finalist as women's college basketball player of the year

NCAA Albany Duke BasketballBlue Devil senior Elizabeth Williams was selected one of 12 finalists for The Wade Trophy Thursday, which was released by the Women's Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA). The Wade Trophy is presented annually to the nation's most outstanding NCAA Division I women's basketball player.

Utah: Facing Duke is a big deal, but Utes aren't star-struck

Duke arrives in Houston ahead of Sweet 16Utah coach Larry Krystkowiak told a story about running into Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski during a recruiting trip in Las Vegas last summer. The two were at a 7-11 store when Krystkowiak proclaimed, "There's the real Coach K" and gave him a high-five.

Krzyzewski: Devils playing their best basketball now

Mike KrzyzewskiDuke head coach Mike Krzyzewski says his team got better in the Charlotte sub-regional, and suggests Duke is peaking now.

Duke beats San Diego State 68-49 to reach NCAA Sweet 16

NCAA San Diego St Duke BasketballJahlil Okafor showed off all the moves — a spin, a dribble drive, a short jumper — that have made Duke's freshman big man possibly the nation's top player.

Game Blog: Duke advances to Sweet 16, 68-49 over San Diego State

NCAA Robert Morris Duke BasketballThe No. 1 seeded Duke Blue Devils are headed to the Sweet 16 after a 68-49 win over San Diego State in Charlotte Sunday.