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The Blue Devils Offer Charles Bediako

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Not unsurprising considering the need to add post players, the Blue Devils offer reclass candidate Charles Bediako. Here is my talk with North Pole Hoops regarding the rising prospect at the center position. After talking with Coach K l am blessed to say l have received an offer from Duke University! pic.twitter.com/LRBUkL8bPw — Charles A. Bediako (@CBediako) December 10, 2019

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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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It’s Official: Duke Inks 6th Member of their 2020 Class in PF Jaemyn Brakefield ( @Jaemyn1 )

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The Duke Blue Devils secured their 6th NLI from a member of the 2020 class in Jaemyn Brakefield. In a ceremony livecast on Instagram Live the 6’8 power forward out of Huntington Prep inked to Duke’s 6-man class and quelled rumors that ran rampant around social media that he may decommit. Jaemyn joins fellow signees Jeremy Roach, DJ Steward, Jalen …

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Post Game & Quick Thoughts: Duke Blows Out Colorado State 89 – 55; Stanley Scores 19; Jones with 8 Assists

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After a sluggish start the Blue Devils used a 13-5 first half scoring run to push the halftime lead to 42 – 26 and a quick second half run of 16 to 4 to put the game out of reach of the Colorado State Rams. In their highest scoring output so far the Devils took the game 89 to 55. …

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…and another one… 4 ⭐️ Center Mark Williams Commits to the Blue Devils

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Coach K and the Duke Blue Devils secured a 2020 commitment from 7’0 Center Mark Williams out of IMG Academy. Williams is rated a 4 star recruit and is currently teammates with Blue Devil commit Jalen Johnson. Williams chose the Blue Devils over Michigan and UCLA. Williams joins a big class for Duke that includes Jalen Johnson, Jeremy Roach, DJ …

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Post Game: Blue Devils Crush the Wildcats 126 – 57; Joey Baker Goes 6-8 from 3; 22 points

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The Blue Devils weren’t looking necessarily for stiff competition against the Fort Valley State University Wildcats but a feel-good outing was needed to cleanse the pallet after the disappointment of how they finished against Northwest Missouri State. There would be no real game pressure on the young Devils as was expected, considering FVSU was holding open tryouts just 3 weeks …

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Countdown Over and Few Thoughts

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Another Countdown to Craziness has come and gone and we’ll once again place way too much importance on it. Sure they shot horribly and there were some turnovers and some sloppiness but it was to be expected. The White team fell to the Blue 47-38 in the annual intrasquad scrimmage but the most important part of CTC is that it …