Duke Blue Devils Women's Basketball

Duke Blue Devils Women's Basketball Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Duke Blue Devils Women's Basketball.

Results 1 - 20 of 204 in Duke Blue Devils Women's Basketball

  1. Duke captains Quinn Cook and Amile Jefferson look to their past for inspirationRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Charlotte Observer

    Duke guard Quinn Cook and teammate forward Amile Jefferson celebrate as they pull ahead of the Yellow Jackets in the second half. Duke beat Georgia Tech 79-57 at Cameron Indoor Stadium at Duke University in Durham on Jan.7, 2014.

    Comment?

  2. Duke swimming beats UNCW, falls to Virginia TechAli WellsSix Taishoff ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 26 | The Chronicle

    Six Taishoff Aquatic Pavilion records were broken this weekend-but only two by a Blue Devil touch stopping the clock. Duke faced its first doubleheader of the season, defeating UNC-Wilmington Saturday but falling to Virginia Tech 180-115 on the men's side and 176-116 on the women's side Sunday.

    Comment?

  3. Blue Devil women's basketball kicks off season with Blue-White...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 26 | The Chronicle

    The first look at this season's Blue Devils gave fans a lot to look forward to and a few new names to learn. The Blue Devils kicked off their 2014-2015 campaign Sunday at Cameron Indoor Stadium with their annual Blue-White scrimmage.

    Comment?

  4. Karelov, outside hitters pace Duke volleyball in sweep of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 26 | The Chronicle

    After having its 10-game winning streak snapped last weekend against rival North Carolina, No. 20 Duke bounced back Friday at Cameron Indoor Stadium against a tough Clemson blocking team.

    Comment?

  5. Virginia's 3 second-half goals sink Duke women's soccerMatt PunThe...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 24 | The Chronicle

    With freshman E.J. Proctor making her first career start in goal, Duke held the nation's second-highest scoring offense off the board-and took a 1-0 lead into the half on its home field. But the Blue Devils could not hold off ACC points leader Makenzy Doniak and No.

    Comment?

  6. NCA's Confectionery Foundation Helping With Hurricane ReliefRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 25 | CSP

    Following Hurricane Sandy's devastation on the East Coast, the National Confectioners Association's Confectionery Foundation has established the Rockaway Disaster Relief Fund to help aid in the recovery of the community of the Rockaway Peninsula, a peninsula of Long Island in the New York City borough of Queens that is home to NCA member company Madelaine Chocolate. "Jorge is on the ground in the community and will have a deep understanding of how our donations can best be used by various local organizations," said NCA president Larry Graham.

    Comment?

  7. Duke Divers Post NCAA Zone Marks To Lead Blue Devils Past UNC-WilmingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 25 | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    Duke divers Cole Plambeck, Kirby Quinn and MaryEllen Targonski posted NCAA zone qualifying standards in their respective diving events Saturday to lead the Blue Devils past UNC-Wilmington in the team's first home meet of the season. Duke's divers claimed the top spot in all four springboard competitions and the swimmers followed suit with strong performances in the pool to send the men's and women's teams to a pair of wins over UNC Wilmington in the home opener at Taishoff Aquatics Pavilion Saturday.

    Comment?

  8. Pitt Drops Road Match At Duke, 2-1Read the original story

    Friday Oct 24 | Pitt Panthers

    Duke scored two early goals and held on to hand Pitt a 2-1 loss on Friday, Oct. 24 at Koskinen Field. The Blue Devils received goals from Markus Fjortoft and Jake Butwin within the first 10 minutes of the game.

    Comment?

  9. Kerry Surprises State's No. 2 Burns With Duke BasketballRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 24 | The Wall Street Journal

    Deputy Secretary of State William Burns is set to finally retire next month, after Secretary of State John Kerry and President Barack Obama convinced him to take his career into overtime rather than retire in 2013 as he had planned. To reward the Duke University basketball fan, Mr. Kerry surprised Mr. Burns with a basketball signed by Mike Krzyzewski , head coach of the Duke University Blue Devils basketball team.

    Comment?

  10. Blue Devil women's tennis closes ITA Regionals strongNick MartinIt...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | The Chronicle

    It might not have been home, but a team-friendly atmosphere allowed the Blue Devils to flourish this past weekend. For just the second time this season, head coach Jamie Ashworth was able to see the majority of his players at one tournament, as Duke took the courts at the ITA Regionals in Chapel Hill, N.C. The team had not competed in the same time zone since Sept.

    Comment?

  11. Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski through the yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2014 | USA Today

    Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski and his wife Mickie Krzyzewski walk out to mid-court as he is honored for his 903rd career coaching victory after the game against the Davidson Wildcats at Cameron Indoor Stadium. Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski through the years Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski and his wife Mickie Krzyzewski walk out to mid-court as he is honored for his 903rd career coaching victory after the game against the Davidson Wildcats at Cameron Indoor Stadium.

    Comment?

  12. No. 11 UNC ends No. 21 Duke's winning streakRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 19 | HeraldSun.com

    Duke was all too familiar with the question: How to stop UNC's powerful opposite hitter Chaniel Nelson? The problem was they couldn't find an answer. Nelson, a 6-foot-2 senior, banged 13 kills and scored five digs as No.

    Comment?

  13. Duke wins battle for Coastal Division leadRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Daily Dispatch

    The Blue Devils stifled upstart Virginia 20-13 Saturday afternoon, blending a powerful defense with a timely tie-breaking fourth quarter drive. With five games to go, Duke can win out and land in the league championship game for the second straight season.

    Comment?

  14. Duke tennis readies for ITA Regionals in the TriangleStaff...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | The Chronicle

    After spending the last two weekends split on opposite sides of the country, the Blue Devils will spend the next few days competing in the Triangle. The Duke men will head to Cary, N.C., to co-host the USTA/ITA Carolina ITA Regional at the Cary Tennis Park along with N.C. State.

    Comment?

  15. Blue Devil cross country prepares for important weekend as conference ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | The Chronicle

    With the postseason quickly approaching, the Blue Devils will head north for two of the fastest meets the nation has to offer this weekend in hopes of building momentum for the ACC Championships at the end of the month. The women's team will compete in the Wisconsin adidas Invitational Friday, and the men will race in the NCAA Pre-Nationals event in Terre Haute, Ind., Saturday.

    Comment?

  16. Duke basketball racks up preseason accoladesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | HeraldSun.com

    As the start of the 2014-15 men's basketball season approaches, numerous media outlets recently released their preseason team rankings and individual honors and awards, with the Duke men's basketball team well represented. : As a team, the Blue Devils consistently rank among the top five in most publications' preseason polls.

    Comment?

  17. Blue Devil defense emerges as one of the nation's best at halfway...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | The Chronicle

    All Georgia Tech H-back Zach Laskey had to do was pick up a few yards to tie the game before halftime and put the Yellow Jackets back on track. In previous years, the tough and pesky runner had been almost guaranteed a chunk of yards on every run against Duke when he blasted through the middle of his offensive line play after play.

    Comment?

  18. Duke, Pittsburgh Swimming Split Atlantic Coast Conference ContestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    PITTSBURGH, Pennsylvania, October 11. Duke and Pittsburgh swimming split a pair of dual meets on Saturday as both opened Atlantic Coast Conference competition. The Blue Devil women won, 162-138, while the Panther men took a 170-128 triumph.

    Comment?

  19. Volleyball Ousted By No. 23 Duke In Straight SetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | Boston College Eagles

    Box Score Reigning ACC Champions, the Duke Blue Devils, travelled to the Heights on Friday evening for their first and only match up with BC of the season. The Eagles, coming off a win over Syracuse were ready to play, but a seasoned, well-rounded Duke team ousted them in three sets.

    Comment?

  20. Blue Devil men's tennis set to compete this weekend at Wake Forest...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | The Chronicle

    Duke has a packed schedule ahead of them, sending players to compete in both Winston Salem and San Francisco this weekend. In a split weekend, Duke will be sending redshirt senior Chris Mengel, senior Jason Tahir and junior Josh Levine to Winston Salem, N.C. for the Wake Forest Invitational.

    Comment?