Duke’s Coach K wants ‘unified voice’ from college coaches on coronavirus, urges public to listen to scientists

If you need a play drawn up with your team down by a bucket in the final seconds, there are few college coaches you’d want more than Duke’s Mike Krzyzewski. He’s one of the greats — a Hall of Famer with an impeccable resume. But if it’s epidemiological advice you Read more

Duke’s Coach K says Dr. Anthony Fauci is ‘America’s point guard’ for his leadership in the coronavirus crisis

Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski is always on the lookout for talented point guards who can be leaders for his teams. Coach K may have found a pretty good point guard Thursday, but this one won’t be replacing Tre Jones in the Blue Devils’ lineup anytime soon.      Krzyzewski said Read more

Duke’s Alex O’Connell announces he will transfer from Blue Devils program after three seasons

Duke junior guard Alex O’Connell announced Saturday he will transfer from the Blue Devils program after three seasons, the second defection of the weekend for Duke after sophomore guard Tre Jones announced earlier on Saturday his intentions to leave early for the NBA Draft. “These past three years have been Read more

Freshman rankings: Duke’s Vernon Carey Jr. is Freshman of the Week, finishes No. 1 in 2019-20 Frosh Watch

This is the final edition of the Frosh Watch, our weekly ranking of the 10 most impressive freshmen in college basketball. CBS Sports once again teamed up with the United States Basketball Writers Association and its Wayman Tisdale Freshman of the Year Award to present this every-Tuesday feature. The USBWA Read more

Court Report: Duke’s Vernon Carey still not getting enough credit; story behind BYU mascot’s epic flying dunk

We are nearly 80% through college basketball’s regular season slate. And if the season ended today, Duke big man Vernon Carey Jr. would have the stats (see below) to validate First Team All-America status. I’m not convinced Carey would make top billing. On the heels of Tre Jones saving Duke Read more