1:23 PM EST, Mon January 24, 2022
7 hours ago

Duke basketball officially enters fray for yet another No. 1 recruit

Duke basketball has joined the Naasir Cunningham race. The Duke basketball program has ended up with the No. 1 recruit on the 247Sports Composite three times since 2014 (Jahlil Okafor, Marvin Bagley III, RJ Barrett). And as things stand in 2022, the Duke Blue Devils would add to that count when they welcome the current […] Duke basketball officially enters fray for yet another No. 1 recruit - Ball Durham - Ball Durham - A Duke Blue Devils Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
21 hours ago

Duke basketball set to welcome 3 projected high lottery picks

In Duke basketball’s eyes, the 2023 NBA Draft may end up resembling 2019. NBA Draft analysts Jonathan Givony and Mike Schmitz of ESPN.com rolled out their first 2023 mock draft this weekend. And followers of Duke basketball recruiting efforts ought to recognize several names near the top and in succession. Of the top six that […] Duke basketball set to welcome 3 projected high lottery picks - Ball Durham - Ball Durham - A Duke Blue Devils Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jan 23, 2022

Duke basketball commit surpasses 2,000 career points

Duke basketball is getting a consistent bucket-getter in Jaden Schutt. Yorkville Christian (Ill.) shooting guard Jaden Schutt — aptly pronounced “shoot” — ranks below four fellow pieces to the top-ranked 2022 Duke basketball recruiting class. Nonetheless, at No. 60 on the 247Sports Composite, the 6-foot-5, 180-pound four-star appears to enjoy the necessary tools to make an immediate impact […] Duke basketball commit surpasses 2,000 career points - Ball Durham - Ball Durham - A Duke Blue Devils Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jan 22, 2022

Duke basketball might have just won over top UNC target

Reminder: Duke basketball is hosting a coveted 2023 forward right now. The 247Sports Crystal Ball for Ridge View (S.C.) junior power forward GG Jackson still hasn’t budged from unanimously favoring the UNC basketball staff. But within the next week, it wouldn’t be a surprise if a few experts predict the 6-foot-8, 210-pound aggressive five-star to […] Duke basketball might have just won over top UNC target - Ball Durham - Ball Durham - A Duke Blue Devils Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jan 22, 2022

Duke basketball guard delivers an encouraging career-high

Duke basketball savored the many dishes of Jeremy Roach on Saturday. At 6-foot-2 and 175 pounds, Jeremy Roach is a bit undersized as anything other than a point guard. However, the Duke basketball sophomore is far from a prototypical floor general, especially when considering his inconsistencies in distributing the ball. And this deficiency poses a […] Duke basketball guard delivers an encouraging career-high - Ball Durham - Ball Durham - A Duke Blue Devils Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jan 22, 2022

Shorthanded Duke basketball team dismantles Syracuse zone in first half

Duke basketball looked in sync throughout the first half against Syracuse. In the first half against the visiting unranked Syracuse Orange (9-9, 3-4 ACC) on Saturday afternoon, the Duke basketball team figured out how to attack the opponent’s famous zone defense. Plain and simple. And the result was a 36-22 halftime lead for the No. […] Shorthanded Duke basketball team dismantles Syracuse zone in first half - Ball Durham - Ball Durham - A Duke Blue Devils Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jan 22, 2022

Duke Game Today: Duke vs Syracuse Injury Report, Odds, Predictions

It’s another chance for the Duke basketball team to respond after a crushing defeat.  After another conference loss for the Duke basketball team, the No. 6 Blue Devils (14-3, 4-2 ACC) return home to face the struggling Syracuse Orange (9-9, 3-4 ACC). The Orange are coming off of a victory at home against the Clemson […] Duke Game Today: Duke vs Syracuse Injury Report, Odds, Predictions - Ball Durham - Ball Durham - A Duke Blue Devils Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jan 21, 2022

No rest for weary: Duke basketball reschedules Clemson game

The Duke basketball schedule now includes a makeup bout against Clemson. A few weeks ago, the Duke basketball team saw two of its ACC games postponed due to positive COVID-19 tests among the Blue Devils. Then earlier this month, the program announced that its road contest against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish — initially on […] No rest for weary: Duke basketball reschedules Clemson game - Ball Durham - Ball Durham - A Duke Blue Devils Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jan 21, 2022

Duke basketball updates the status of Trevor Keels

Duke basketball will likely be short one full-time starter against Syracuse. Duke basketball freshman Trevor Keels went down with a “lower right leg injury” at an inopportune time in the second half of the team’s eventual 79-78 overtime road loss to the Florida State Seminoles on Tuesday night. The full-time starter at shooting guard did […] Duke basketball updates the status of Trevor Keels - Ball Durham - Ball Durham - A Duke Blue Devils Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jan 20, 2022

Duke basketball continues to be plagued by same issue

The same issues have been hurting the Duke basketball team over the past several seasons.  Tuesday night was painful to watch for the Duke basketball team as a victory slipped through the fingers of the No. 6 Blue Devils against Florida State (11-5, 5-2 ACC). The two teams traded clutch baskets at the end of […] Duke basketball continues to be plagued by same issue - Ball Durham - Ball Durham - A Duke Blue Devils Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jan 20, 2022

Elite Duke basketball recruiting prospect trying to schedule visit

A heralded prep may soon take a trip to Duke basketball land. John Paul II (Texas) sophomore small forward Liam McNeeley has been on the Duke basketball recruiting radar for months, although no one from his class yet holds an offer from the Blue Devils. In early December, the 6-foot-7, 190-pound five-star spoke about the […] Elite Duke basketball recruiting prospect trying to schedule visit - Ball Durham - Ball Durham - A Duke Blue Devils Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jan 20, 2022

Mark Williams joins 2 Duke basketball legends in exclusive club

Duke basketball sophomore Mark Williams has become an epic shot-blocker. Across the past four Duke basketball games, Mark Williams has totaled 20 blocked shots. That includes a career-high eight in the team’s home victory over NC State on Saturday and no fewer than three in any of the other three outings. Sure, the No. 6 […] Mark Williams joins 2 Duke basketball legends in exclusive club - Ball Durham - Ball Durham - A Duke Blue Devils Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jan 20, 2022

Duke basketball recruit: ‘We’re going to be just like Zion and RJ’

A future Duke basketball player envisions plenty of thrills in Durham. Duke basketball pledge Caleb Foster seems to have extremely high hopes for the 2023 class as he acts as a behind-the-scenes recruiter for the Duke Blue Devils. Speaking to 247Sports national recruiting insider Travis Branham this week, the five-star point guard out of Oak […] Duke basketball recruit: ‘We’re going to be just like Zion and RJ’ - Ball Durham - Ball Durham - A Duke Blue Devils Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jan 19, 2022

Duke basketball pledge absolutely dumbfounded by new ranking

Some may be underestimating Duke basketball recruiting prize Mark Mitchell. Future Duke basketball small forward Mark Mitchell is taking issue with where he sits on the updated 2022 ESPN 100 that came out on Wednesday. And he’s not the only one who views his spot at No. 31 overall as an absolute crime. Consider that […] Duke basketball pledge absolutely dumbfounded by new ranking - Ball Durham - Ball Durham - A Duke Blue Devils Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Jan 19, 2022

Duke basketball has worst night possible in Tallahassee

It was the worst possible night for the Duke basketball team in Tallahassee.  Playing Florida State on the road is always challenge, regardless of how well the Seminoles are playing, and the Donald Tucker Center was sold out for the arrival of the Duke basketball program. It was a back-and-forth first half that saw the […] Duke basketball has worst night possible in Tallahassee - Ball Durham - Ball Durham - A Duke Blue Devils Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.