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Coach K & Duke Offer 2021 5-Star Point Guard Kennedy Chandler ( @KChandler_1)

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In what has been busy week on the recruiting trail for the Blue Devils so far, Coach K offers 2021 5-Star point guard Kennedy Chandler, a 6’1 prospect out of Memphis, TN. Chandler is rated the 15th overall prospect in his class according to ESPN, and 18th by 247Sports. Chandler also holds offers from Kansas, Tennessee, Memphis, Ole Miss, Michigan, …

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Tre Jones & Vernon Carey Jr. Earn ACC Weekly Honors

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Duke sophomore Tre Jones was named the ACC Co-Player of the Week and freshman Vernon Carey Jr., was named the ACC Freshman of the Week after leading the Blue Devils to road victories over No. 11 Michigan State and Virginia Tech last week. Jones played all but four minutes on the week, averaging 17.5 points and 8.0 assists, as Duke became the ACC’s first …

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Duke Headlines 2020 Battle 4 Atlantis Field

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PARADISE ISLAND, Bahamas — The Duke Blue Devils, which claimed the 2012 Battle 4 Atlantis, will make a return trip next season to the prestigious Thanksgiving week event. The 2020 Bad Boy Mowers Battle 4 Atlantis field was announced Friday by the tournament, and the eight teams descending on Paradise Island in the Bahamas November 25-27, 2020, are Duke, Creighton, Memphis, …

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Blue Devils Fall to Spirited Stephen F. Austin Lumberjacks in OT; 85-83

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It was the perfect storm for a Blue Devil loss when Stephen F. Austin rolled into Cameron and stunned the Blue Devils 85-83. The Lumberjacks played harder, smarter and better than a Duke team that seemed complacent after winning in NY the week prior. The Blue Devils were careless with the basketball, didn’t communicate defensively and did not make adjustments …

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Vernon Carey Named Oscar Robertson National Player of the Week

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Per Duke Sports Information: DURHAM, N.C. — Duke freshman Vernon Carey Jr., has been named the Oscar Robertson National Player of the Week as selected by the United States Basketball Writers Association. Carey, who was also honored as the ACC Freshman and Co-Player of the Week, put up monster numbers in leading the top-ranked Blue Devils to the 2K Empire Classic last …