Duke Blue Devils Women's Basketball Newswire

Duke Blue Devils Women's Basketball Newswire

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  1. Love. Hate. Success. Kentucky-Duke Has Become College Basketball's Best RivalryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | A Sea of Blue

    As summer recruiting heats up, John Calipari and Mike Krzyzewski will command the eyes of most onlookers as they enter gymnasiums across the country, just as much as the elite prospects that are giving it their all on the courts. Even though it is a rarity that their teams play one another, these two coaches' programs own the attention of the college basketball world.

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  2. Duke women's basketball releases 2016-17 non-conference scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | The Chronicle

    Head coach Joanne P. McCallie will coach against two former players as assistants and her daughter as a player in the midst of a difficult non-conference schedule. A year after missing the NCAA tournament for the first time since 1994, Duke will have plenty of chances early on against top competition to build its resume and return to form.

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  3. Mascots make for school historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    Rockets, Blue Devils, and Greyhounds, oh my! Each of these were selected several decades ago as mascots to represent local schools on athletic fields and other courts of competition, giving students and communities a symbol for school spirit. The origin story of some mascots of Franklin County schools is clear-cut, while the early beginnings of others have become clouded with time.

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  4. Former Duke track and field standout Shannon Rowbury qualifies for third straight Olympics in 1,500 metersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | The Chronicle

    Men's basketball head coach Mike Krzyzewski is not the only Blue Devil who will make a third appearance at the Olympics in August. Former track and field star Shannon Rowbury qualified for a third straight Olympic Games by finishing second in the 1,500 meters at the U.S. Olympic Trials at Hayward Field in Eugene, Ore., with a time of 4:05.39.

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  5. Melanie Klaren Announced as Volunteer Assistant at DukeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    Duke University head swimming and diving coach Dan Colella has announced the addition of Melanie Klaren to the program. The former Cal captain joins the Blue Devil staff as a volunteer assistant coach.

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  6. Pat SummittRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | The Washington Post

    Pat Summitt, who won eight national championships as head coach of the University of Tennessee women's basketball team, died Tuesday. She was 64. Pat Summitt, who won eight national championships as head coach of the University of Tennessee women's basketball team, died Tuesday.

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  7. Hawk of the Week: Christian LaettnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | Soaring Down South

    Laettner attended the Nicholas School in Buffalo, where he led his Vikings to two state championships, while amassing over 2,000 points. This led to his recruitment by the legendary coach Mike Krzyzewski heavily recruiting Laettner to play for the Duke Blue Devils.

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  8. Former Duke and Minnesota Timberwolves player Will Avery hosts local campRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 26 | Barrow County News

    Will Avery, who hosted a basketball camp at Bethlehem Christian Academy this past week, poses for a photo with several of the students from the camp. Former Duke University and Minnesota Timberwolves point guard Will Avery hosted a five-day basketball camp at Bethlehem Christian Academy this past week, giving the future stars of Barrow County someone to look up to.

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  9. Lakers Draft Brandon Ingram With No. 2 PickRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | NBC Los Angeles

    The Los Angeles Lakers selected Brandon Ingram with the no. 2 pick in the 2016 NBA Draft.

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  10. Lakers take Brandon Ingram with second pick in NBA draftRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    The Los Angeles Lakers will have the #2 pick in tonight's NBA draft. The consensus is the Lakers will select Brandon Ingram from Duke University with their pick, but they surprised everyone in last year's draft by taking D'Angelo Russell over Jahlil Okafor.

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  11. Lindsey Harding becomes first former Duke women's basketball player to qualify for OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2016 | The Chronicle

    Duke has had 15 All-Americans since the late 1990s, but for the first time ever, a former Blue Devil will compete in the Olympics. Lindsey Harding became the first former Duke player to accomplish the feat Sunday, scoring 17 points to lead Belarus to a 56-39 win against South Korea in Nantes, France, to punch her ticket to Rio de Janeiro in August.

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  12. Clark, Banks earn first-team All-American honors to cap off Duke...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2016 | The Chronicle

    Megan Clark finished fifth in the pole vault and concludes her career with indoor and outdoor records in her signature event. Although Duke came up short in the final team standings, several Blue Devils earned All-American honors in their last meet of the 2016 season.

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  13. Jerry Colangelo Speaks on Mike Krzyzewski's Future with USA BasketballRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | BleacherReport

    Mike Krzyzewski's time as head coach of the United States basketball team is coming to an end after the 2016 Rio Olympics, but USA Basketball Chairman Jerry Colangelo hopes that it isn't the end of Coach K's time with Team USA. Colangelo discussed Tuesday on ESPN Radio's Capital Games podcast how he envisions Krzyzewski taking over his role with USA Basketball down the line: I want Coach K's role after 2016 to be alongside me and get as much experience as he possibly can.

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  14. Duke track and field sends 9 to NCAA championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | The Chronicle

    Senior Anima Banks is the No. 1 seed in the women's 800 meters and hopes to conclude her Duke career on a high note.

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  15. New mentality leads Duke rowing to new heights in Cooke Carcagno's first yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | The Chronicle

    Three Blue Devils earned All-ACC honors and first-year head coach Megan Cooke Carcagno was named ACC Coach of the Year. When she took over for Robyn Horner-the only head coach in Duke's 17-year program history-in July 2015, Megan Cooke Carcagno knew she faced a challenging feat.

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  16. Hitting the ground running: Duke men's basketball freshmen arrive on campus early as Krzyzewski navigates packed offseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | The Chronicle

    Head coach Mike Krzyzewski said he feels younger after two offseason surgeries and has no plans for retirement after bringing in his third straight top-ranked recruiting class. With an incoming class of six freshmen coming in and more and more players across the country leaving school early, head coach Mike Krzyzewski and his staff made a change this offseason.

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  17. Eight-inning effort from Trent Swart not enough to carry Duke...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | The Chronicle

    In their first NCAA tournament game since 1961 Friday, the Blue Devils let the game get away from them in the first three innings. Although they limited the damage early in Saturday afternoon's elimination game and came back to tie the game, missed opportunities ended Duke's season.

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  18. Why Grayson Allen's tripping is the key for Duke Basketball in 2016-17Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | Isportsweb.com

    Next year, the Duke Blue Devils will likely enter the season as the preseason No. 1, bringing with them the heavy burden of expectations that come with the ranking along with the title of perennial blue blood.

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  19. Philadelphia 76ers: Is Brandon Ingram the next Kevin Durant?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | The Sixer Sense

    Duke University standout Brandon Ingram - along with former LSU standout Ben Simmons - is projected to be a top-two overall pick in the 2016 NBA Draft. Whether Ingram is taken at number one to the Philadelphia 76ers or at number two to the Los Angeles Lakers, the 18-year-old has drawn comparisons from all over the spectrum, but one comparison stands out.

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  20. Cabot vaults onto mapRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | NWAonline

    Cabot High School will have a stronger presence in the women's pole vault at this year's NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships than Duke University or the University of Texas. The Blue Devils and Longhorns each have two vaulters among the 24 competing Thursday night at Hayward Field in Eugene, Ore.

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