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  1. No. 2 Duke gets tough, stops UConn upset bidRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | HeraldSun.com

    After a slow start to the second half, the Blue Devils scored 15 of 17 points during a key second-half stretch in a 66-56 win over reigning NCAA champion Connecticut at the Izod Center. Duke saw freshman guard Tyus Jones score a team-best 21 points while fellow freshmen Jahlil Okafor and Justise Winslow each scored 12. Amile Jefferson had 11 points and 13 rebounds.

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  2. Duke a perfect 10-0 despite rough patchesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | HeraldSun.com

    The play hasn't always been perfect - with this week as a prime example - but No. 2 Duke has reached its holiday break with an unblemished record.

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  3. Jahlil Okafor's passing allows Duke offense to run triple option attackRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Charlotte Observer

    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. There's no secret about how Duke plans on running its offense when an opponent double-teams Jahlil Okafor in the post. "The dive by Amile , being ready for the 3 by our perimeter, and the shot fake and drive, those are going to be staples of us trying to take advantage of double teams," he said after Duke's 66-56 win against Connecticut.

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  4. Duke women's basketball hosts UMass Lowell amid five-day gauntletRead More | By Delaney KingRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Chronicle

    Senior Elizabeth Williams will look to build on her 26-point, 20-rebound performance Friday when the Blue Devils take on UMass Lowell. Wasting no time after its finals-week hiatus, Duke is getting ready to play its second of three games in a five-day stretch.

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  5. New Year's Resolutions: Duke Blue DevilsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | MSNBC

    Conference play is right around the corner, so over the course of the next two weeks, College Basketball Talk will be detailing what some of the country's best, most intriguing, and thoroughly enigmatic teams should resolve to do with the New Year right around the corner. What can we say, we're in a giving mood.

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  6. UConn, Duke to build on illustrious historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | New Canaan News-Review

    NOVEMBER 22: Head coach Mike Krzyzewski of the Duke Blue Devils reacts during the second half against the Stanford Cardinal in the championship game in the Coaches vs Cancer Classic men's basketball tournament at Barclays Center on November 22, 2014 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. Duke defeated Stanford 70-59.

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  7. College basketball: Unbeaten Duke beats UConnRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

    Two possessions into the second half, Mike Krzyzewski had seen more than enough from his young and talented Duke team and let them know it in forceful terms that any young man would understand. After hollering at his second-ranked Blue Devils to get over to the bench, Coach K asked them what was wrong and then told them to wake up, throwing in an occasional salty word.

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  8. Duke defeats UConnRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Crescent-News.com

    Two possessions into the second half, Mike Krzyzewski had seen more than enough from his young and talented Duke team and let them know it in forceful terms that any young man would understand.

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  9. Jones scores 21 to lead No. 2 Duke over UConnRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WTNH

    Two possessions into the second half, Mike Krzyzewski had seen more than enough from his young and talented Duke team and let them know it in forceful terms that any young man would understand. After hollering at his second-ranked Blue Devils to get over to the bench, Coach K asked them what was wrong and then told them to wake up, throwing in an occasional salty word.

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  10. UConn needs players to step up on offenseRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | News Times

    For the better part of 40 minutes, the UConn defense was up for the challenge of playing the No. 2 team in the country.

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  11. Duke too much for UConnRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | News Times

    Connecticut guard Ryan Boatright goes up to shoot against Duke guard Grayson Allen during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014, in East Rutherford, N.J. Photo: AP Connecticut forward Phillip Nolan goes up for a rebound against Duke forward Amile Jefferson and center Jahlil Okafor during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014, in East Rutherford, N.J. Photo: AP Connecticut forward Rakim Lubin, left, defends against Duke guard Tyus Jones during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014, in East Rutherford, N.J. Photo: AP Former Duke basketball player Kyrie Irving watches the first half of an NCAA college basketball game between the Duke and the Connecticut, Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014, in East Rutherford, N.J. Photo: AP Connecticut guard Ryan Boatright makes a steal against Duke guard ... (more)

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  12. Duke basketball overcomes rust, crowd for gritty winRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Chronicle

    A long break, a hostile environment and a storied program are not the best ingredients for a win against the reigning NCAA champs. Yet the Blue Devils faced exactly that gauntlet as they executed a 66-56 win Thursday night against Connecticut at the IZOD Center.

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  13. Late Night Snacks: No. 2 Duke, No. 6 Virginia move to 10-0Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MSNBC

    Despite trailing 41-28 at the half Andy Kennedy's Rebels found a way to come back for the three-point in in Oxford, with Ladarius "Snoop" White and Jarvis Summers among the contributors. White scored 26 points off the bench and Summers added 16 for Ole Miss, which could not afford another home loss at this early point in the season.

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  14. Duke drought: Looking for 1st bowl win since 1961Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Charlotte Observer

    Duke head coach David Cutcliffe walks off of the field after their 51-48 win in double overtime of an NCAA college football game against Pittsburgh, Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014, in Pittsburgh. DURHAM, N.C. During its recent rise to relevance, Duke has taken care of a bunch of first-in-a-long-time things.

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  15. No. 2 Blue Devils hold of Connecticut 66-56 to improve to 10-0Read More | By Matt PunRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Chronicle

    Captain Amile Jefferson scored 11 points and grabbed 13 rebounds to help No. 2 Duke top Connecticut at the IZOD Center.

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  16. Blue Devil women's basketball gets back to the basics in win against SoonersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Chronicle

    With a week off to recover from a heartbreaking last-second loss to top-ranked South Carolina, the Blue Devils looked to finally sustain a solid 40-minute effort and snap their three-game losing streak against Oklahoma. The Blue Devils decided to get back to the basics-outmuscling the Sooners in the post and using their size advantage to secure a 57-23 edge in rebounding-en route to a 92-72 victory Wednesday.

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  17. Post-Game Wrap: Duke beats UConn 66-56Read the original story

    Yesterday | The UConn Blog

    Coach K's squad, led by the consensus number one pick in the 2015 NBA Draft Jahlil " Mr. Untouchable " Okafor, improved to 10-0 on the season. Okafor led Duke with an effort befitting his hype.

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  18. Kansas State rumored to be interested in Duke's Semi OjeleyeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Jug of Snyder

    Nov 26, 2014; Durham, NC, USA; Furman Paladins guard William Gates Jr. struggles for the ball against Duke Blue Devils forward Semi Ojeleye and guard Rasheed Sulaimon in their game at Cameron Indoor Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Mark Dolejs-USA TODAY Sports Kellis Robinett of the Kansas City Star reported today that the Kansas State Wildcats are interested in Duke University transfer Semi Ojeleye.

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  19. Florida guard Carter could miss time with strep throatRead the original story

    Yesterday | USA Today

    The former Rutgers transfer missed most of last season while recovering from a broken right leg. He sat out four games this year with a sprained left foot.

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  20. Men's Basketball Preview: UConn vs No.2 Duke, 8pm ET, ESPN, Izod CenterRead the original story

    Thursday | The UConn Blog

    Tonight's the night: UConn-Duke in another match-up to add to this rivalry. A loss would mean that we only have two other chances for quality out of conference victories at Florida and Stanford.

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