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What in the world has happened to Jabari Parker? Three weeks ago, he was being hailed as the best offensive weapon in the history of college basketball. Ok, that may be overstating it just a bit, but there really wasn’t much that Parker wasn’t doing on the offensive end of the floor. Put a smaller defender on him and he would abuse them in the post. Put a bigger defender on him and he’d show off his highly-developed perimeter repertoire. He finished alley-oops a possession after grabbing a defensive rebound and going coast-to-coast for a dunk. He was special, and Duke looked like a legitimate title contender. But Jabari hasn’t been the same player since the calendar turn, and that no doubt plays a major role in why Duke has suddenly looked like a borderline top 25 team. It’s pretty clear that his numbers have gone way down. But why? The obvious answer is the ‘Freshman Wall’, and there is certainly some merit to that. There is plenty of film to study on Parker at this point in ...
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The Duke Blue Devils had a relatively easy time against the NC State Wolfpack on Saturday as the No. 23 team in the country cruised to a 95-60 victory at Cameron Indoor. Not surprisingly, freshman Jabari Parker led the way for Duke with 23 points (7-14 FG, 2-2 3-pt), seven rebounds, and three steals.
Enjoy some highlights from his afternoon...
Jabari Parker scored 23 points and No. 23 Duke scored 33 points off turnovers to beat North Carolina State 95-60 on Saturday.
Rasheed Sulaimon added 13 points for the Blue Devils (14-4, 3-2 Atlantic Coast Conference), who led by 13 at halftime and by 37 afterward to keep the Wolfpack winless at Cameron Indoor Stadium since 1995.
Duke shot 50 percent and went 11 for 24 from 3-point...
Jabari Parker and Duke in Cameron will be the toughest challenge the Pack's faced this season. Here is a quick preview of the Blue Devils.
In the updated small forward rankings for the 2014 NBA Draft, Duke’s Jabari Parker has risen to No. 1, surpassing Kansas’ Andrew Wiggins in the process.
Croatian native Dario Saric has climbed into the top five for the first time. With the addition of Saric, the top five is now made up of Parker, Wiggins, Kentucky’s James Young at No. 3, Saric at No. 4, and Duke’s Rodney...
NC State at Duke 1/18/2014 2:00:00 PM | TV:CBS | LIVE STATSNCAAGameSim.com Simulation StatsThis game has been simulated 1 times.DU (2014) has won 1 times (100.0% of the time), won by > 20 pts 1 times (100.0% of the time)ST (2014) has won 0 times (0.0% of the time), won by > 20 pts 0 times (0.0% of the time)The average score is DU (2014): 80.0 - ST (2014): 51.0, decided...
That was the kind of game Duke fans have been waiting to see from the Blue Devils all season, a complete game, no let downs.
Duke got just that in their 95-60 victory over NC State in a performance that was as convincing as the final score indicated. The Blue Devils got back to the program trade mark against the Wolfpack forcing 21 turnovers and scoring more than 30 points off...