Found November 29, 2011 on
Krzyzewski's resume -- more victories than anyone in major-college basketball history and four national championships at Duke -- tends to dwarf even that of Urban Legend, the Buckeyes' new football coach.
BEST OF MAXIM
Thad Matta and Mike Krzyzewski meet for just the second time Tuesday night in a sold-out Value City Arena as the No. 2 Buckeyes host the No. 3 Blue Devils.
Duke basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski is not only a great evaluator of talent, but he can spot a sleeping giant of a program as well.
Matt Jones, one of the elite junior shooting guard prospects in the nation and ESPNU's No. 21 overall junior, called Mike Krzyzewski and ended his recruitment by committing to Duke.
Not long after Duke began recruiting Matt Jones, it became very clear that the Texas star had the Blue Devils high atop his list. Once head coach Mike Krzyzewski offered the Class of 2013 standout, it essentially became a one team race for his commitment.
While the Ohio State Buckeyes were giving Mike Krzyzewski and the Duke Blue Devils their worst loss of Coach K's career, former Buckeye standouts littered the crowd for the prime time match up.
Mike Krzyzewski has relied heavily on Tyler Thornton's defensive abilities so far this season, and on Tuesday his presence will be crucial as the Blue Devils try to stop Ohio State. On Sunday, Thornton spoke to the media about the challenge and how the team has grown since the beginning of the season.
COLUMBUS, Ohio - How often will you hear Duke basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski say this post-game?
"I was trying...
Duke picked up its first commitment for the class of 2013 on Monday night when DeSoto’s (TX) Matt Jones verbally pledged to join the Blue Devils through Twitter. Jones, a 6-4 two-guard, is known for his deadly shooting touch, especially from the perimeter. A top-25 recruit, Jones’ AAU teammate Julius Randle is rated as SLAM’s 2nd best junior in America. Will he also end up...
Anyone catch the Daugherty the Morning line?
When a reporter asked Thad Matta what he remembered about the only time he coached against Duke legend Mike Krzyzewski
The fifth foul call on Anthony Miles with 12 minutes to go, Matta said.
I also remember we took a timeout to change up our out-of-bounds defense, Matta said. We were...
COLUMBUS, Ohio - Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski was asked about an Ohio State player and almost chuckled.