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Duke Quotes & Notes from Win at Georgia Tech

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DUKE HEAD COACH MIKE KRZYZEWSKI Opening statement: “Just a heck of a game. They’re a very good basketball team. Now that they’ve got their whole team together that’s their sixth game… I think they can play with anybody. That’s a big time win for us because their crowd was great, and they were really good. They knocked us back at …

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ESPN College GameDay Headed to Duke January 18

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DURHAM, N.C. — ESPN’s College GameDay Covered by State Farm will make its season debut at Cameron Indoor Stadium for the second consecutive year, on Saturday, January 18 to preview that night’s showdown between No. 2 Duke hosts No. 13 Louisville. The traveling pregame college basketball show, hosted by Rece Davis with analysts Jay Bilas, Seth Greenberg and LaPhonso Ellis, returns …

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Moore Undergoes Successful Surgery on Broken Hand

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Per Duke Sports Information: DURHAM — Duke men’s basketball freshman forward Wendell Moore Jr., underwent successful surgery on Monday to repair a broken fourth metacarpal in his right hand. He is out indefinitely, but expected to return this season. Dr. David Ruch performed the procedure and was assisted by Dr. Marc Richard. Moore, who sustained the injury late in the …

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Matthew Hurt Named ACC Freshman of the Week

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Per Duke Sports Information: DURHAM, N.C. – Duke freshman forward Matthew Hurt has been named ACC Freshman of the Week after helping lead the Blue Devils to back-to-back victories over conference opponents last week. Hurt averaged a team-leading 19.0 points in a pair of lopsided ACC wins as Duke beat Boston College, 88-49, on Tuesday and Miami, 95-62, on Saturday in Coral Gables, …

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Duke Overpowers the Hurricanes 95 – 62; Vernon Carey Jr. Scores 24; Cassius Stanley Scores 20

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Miami started the game on their home floor against the Blue Devils with verve and toughness and for a while were able to trade buckets with the Mike Krzyzewski coached team. Aided by 9 Duke first half turnovers the Canes kept it close until a Duke first half run capped off by a Matthew Hurt 3 pointer at the first …