Blog: Duke Sports

Apr. 23, 2014 @ 05:41 PM

Net loss: Duke dips from No. 1 (nation) to No. 5 (ACC) in a weekend

Owning the nation’s No. 1 ranking, the Blue Devil women's tennis team dropped consecutive ACC road matches at Clemson and Georgia Tech by 4-3 scores. The results, rather amazingly, dropped Duke from the top of the ACC to the No. 5 seed for this week’s ACC Tournament at Cary Tennis Park.

Apr. 18, 2014 @ 10:40 PM

ACC TRACK: Duke decathlon star slips to 3rd; Rohner takes title

Two-time all-American Curtis Beach injures elbow, takes 12th in javelin to sink ACC title hopes, but teammate Robert Rohner edges third Duke decathlete -- Ian Rock -- to win prestigious decathlon championship.

Apr. 19, 2014 @ 03:29 PM

Duke's Rodney Hood off to NBA; K promotes Scheyer, Capel

Two expected moves became official on Friday when Duke announced that Rodney Hood is entering the NBA Draft and former player Jon Scheyer received a promotion within the staff.

Apr. 17, 2014 @ 09:13 PM

Tricia Liston, Haley Peters spotlighted at Duke hoops banquet

The 2013-14 season officially came to a close on Thursday evening for the Duke University women’s basketball team as the Blue Devils held their annual celebration at the Washington Duke Inn. With approximately 300 people in attendance and emceed by Morgan Patrick, Duke gave out 11 awards.

Apr. 17, 2014 @ 12:48 PM

Parker declares for NBA Draft

Duke freshman star ends his Blue Devils career after one all-American season

Apr. 16, 2014 @ 10:32 PM

Duke's Wojo, Parker, Hood in spotlight at annual banquet

Duke freshman forward Jabari Parker received the Swett-Baylin Most Valuable Player Award at the Duke men’s basketball program’s annual banquet and awards ceremony held Wednesday evening in Cameron Indoor Stadium. No word on his and Rodney Hood's departure to NBA.

Apr. 10, 2014 @ 08:25 PM

Duke senior QB Brandon Connette to transfer

Duke coach David Cutcliffe announced Thursday that redshirt senior Brandon Connette wishes to transfer to a school closer to his Corona, Calif., home so he can be close to his mother, Nancy, who was diagnosed with brain cancer last December.

Apr. 09, 2014 @ 10:57 PM

His mother ailing, Duke QB Connette eyes transfer closer to LA

Duke quarterback Brandon Connette is exploring a transfer to a school on the West Coast to be closer to his ailing mother, sources close to Connette said Wednesday night.

Apr. 01, 2014 @ 11:41 AM

Marquette hires Wojo

Longtime Duke assistant lands first head coaching job

Mar. 31, 2014 @ 08:55 PM

Duke aide meets with Marquette

Longtime Duke assistant Steve Wojciechowski interviews for head coaching job on Monday

Mar. 26, 2014 @ 06:13 PM

Coach K won't stump for ACC anymore

Krzyzewski said his ardent public support is done because he didn't feel like his back was covered.

Mar. 20, 2014 @ 06:25 PM

Duke's Parker gets award and history lesson

Named Wayman Tisdale Award winner as nation's top freshman, Parker appreciates meaning thanks to Duke associate coach Jeff Capel

Mar. 20, 2014 @ 02:59 PM

Coach K: Retirement not close

Duke's 67-year-old Hall of Fame coach says he has no plans to step aside

Mar. 19, 2014 @ 10:01 AM

No ACC discipline for Coach K

Public criticism of officials fair game for all this season


Mar. 15, 2014 @ 09:45 PM

Duke's Curtis Beach sets all sorts of records, wins 2nd heptathlon

Redshirt senior Curtis Beach, competing in front of a hometown crowd in Albuquerque, N.M., secured his second NCAA Division I Indoor Championships heptathlon title Saturday afternoon, winning the event after amassing a conference record, school record and personal-best total of 6,190 points.