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Luke DeCock

Why the ACC's tournament takeover in Omaha is bad financial news for the conference

Somehow we have arrived at this strange confluence of bracketing and geography, Greensboro on the Missouri River. While zero ACC teams compete in Atlanta this weekend, right in the instep of the fabled footprint, three have somehow arrived in Omaha to compete for one spot in the Final Four, and will have to get past top-seeded Kansas, yet again just across the border from home, to do it.

Luke DeCock

Another record for Duke's Coach K, as the wins pile up

Already the all-time wins leader in men's college basketball, Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski passed the late Tennessee women's coach Pat Summitt to become the overall wins leader as well with Duke's 87-62 win over Rhode Island in the second round of the NCAA tournament Saturday, March 17, 2018.

Exercise key to health, even in short burst

30 minutes of exercise in short bursts like walking up stairs instead of taking elevator, found to be effective in increasing healthy life span by Duke University School of Medicine researchers. William E. Kraus discusses study findings.
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