Found February 24, 2013 on
Fox Sports Carolinas:
DURHAM, NC Rasheed Sulaimon is making a push for ACC Rookie of the Year.
The 6-foot-4 Duke freshman has plenty of competition, but each time he steps up like he did in the Blue Devils' 89-68 rout of Boston College on Sunday, Sulaimon inches closer to securing his place at the front of the line.
He finished with a career-high 27 points Sunday, hitting 10 of 15 field-goal attempts, including 3-for-5 from beyond the arc. He scored in a variety of other ways, too, with runners, short jumpers, drives to the rim and from the free-throw line. Sulaimon even had a conventional 3-point play late in the first half.
Sulaimon also got the job done defensively, slowing down BC's Olivier Hanlan another strong contender for the ACC's top newcomer not allowing the Eagles' second-leading scorer to find a groove while the game was still competitive. Hanlan finished5-of-13 from the field with four turnovers.
A native of Houston, Sulaimon's growth in intangibles, notably co...
BEST OF MAXIM
The Duke Blue Devil basketball team has remained mostly mum on the expected return of forward Ryan Kelly who injured his foot January 8th.
Kelly spoke to reporters for the first time since his injury Sunday night stating that he’d:
Love to play senior night.
Coach K has also said that Kelly, who has yet to practice, would be back soon but gave no details on what “soon” meant...
The last meeting came down to the final minutes, this one was over within the first five, and the high flying Boston College Eagles quickly came back down to reality.
Rasheed Sulaimon and company took care of Boston College with ease on Sunday.
Freshman Rasheed Sulaimon scored a career high 27 points, and Mason Plumlee scored 19 and added 15 rebounds to lead the Devils. past...
After Duke’s 89-68 victory over Boston College, much of the talk wasn’t necessarily about how strong a performance the Blue Devils had.
Ryan Kelly’s return is looking less doubtful, but how successful he and Duke will be remains to be seen.
It wasn’t about how freshman Rasheed Sulaimon strengthened his case for being the ACC freshman of the year or how Mason Plumlee recorded...
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) -- Young players don't often play well at Cameron Indoor Stadium -- unless they're wearing Duke uniforms.
Rasheed Sulaimon scored a season-high 27 points and fellow freshman Amile Jefferson added a personal-best 14 to lead Duke past Boston College 89-68 on Sunday.
Mason Plumlee had 19 points and 15 rebounds for the Blue Devils (24-3, 11-3), who shot nearly...
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) -- Injured Duke forward Ryan Kelly says he wants to return for the Blue Devils' home finale March 5.
Kelly spoke to reporters for the first time since injuring his right foot Jan. 8. He missed his 12th straight game Sunday and watched Duke's 89-68 rout of Boston College from the bench in dress clothes and a boot on the foot.
Coach Mike Krzyzewski says...
Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski has offered a seventh member of the class of 2014...
Moss Point (Miss.) High standout Devin Booker recapped his trip to Duke and discussed getting an offer from Mike Krzyzewski.