The best part of the Charlotte game was the return of the Durham Dynamo, that’s what Nolan Smith was. Notching a career high and scoring in every way imaginable, Nolan took the team and the excitement to new level tonight. I worried about Nolan pressing a bit, but that didn’t happen – he was controlled chaos. He also had 5 … Read More
I definitely agree that for Duke to be successful the three headed monster must be intact (Singler, Scheyer, Smith), what makes this team a little different that past iterations is the fact that the supporting cast at any given time can put points on the board. http://bleacherreport.com/articles/292182-duke-basketball-nolan-smith-is-key-to-dukes-success-season
In a game with a lot of half court action Duke takes out Coastal Carolina as expected. Kyle Singler had a monster night scoring 23 points and pulling down 11 rebounds. The return of Nolan Smith should spell some rest for he and Jon Scheyer who scored 10 points to go with 5 assists. The surprise of the night was … Read More
Coach K had invited Quincy Miller to the game at Cameron tonight but a scheduling conflict arose (Miller had a game of his own), so hopefully we will see him at the next.
There are lots of good signs in this Duke win (96-62) againts UNCG. Duke looked impressive sharing the ball andÂ getting input from Olek Czyz (6pts, 6rbds and 3 assts.) in his first career start, contributions for supposed not ready for primetime Ryan Kelly, whose shot looked good and seemed to find a rhythm in this game. Kelly went 3 … Read More
As most experts and analysts predicted Harrison Barnes will attend the university of north carolina.
Friday the 13th,Â 6 teams courting a 17 year old basketball A-lister wait and watch and refresh their browser windows. Today, live from Ames, Iowa. Harrison Barnes decides which institution he will attend. Choosing between UNC, Duke, Kansas, Iowa State, Oklahoma and UCLA, Barnes really can’t go wrong. The chatter is that UNC and Duke are in the lead but … Read More
Freshman forward Mason Plumlee is out 4-6 weeks with a broken wrist. http://www.goduke.com/ViewArticle.dbml?DB_OEM_ID=4200&ATCLID=204832280 Looking at the schedule, it’s hard to imagine Plumlee returning before the start of ACC play.
Duke recruit Harrison Barnes will be announcing his college choice at Ames High school in Iowa this Friday the 13th at 3pm CST. Duke, UNC, UCLA and Kansas are thought to be the leaders for his services with Oklahoma and Iowa State also in the mix.