DUKE RUMORS & GOSSIP

Report: Former Duke QB to visit Fresno State

Former Duke quarterback Brandon Connette is looking to move closer to his family back home for his final year of eligibility. Fresno State needs a starting quarterback. The two could be a match just waiting to seal the deal according to a report. Connette will visit Fresno State next week and is expected to make a transfer official as soon as possible, according to Jeremy Fowler...
Via Pro Sports Daily
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

Is Duke's Jabari Parker going to turn pro?

We will find out very soon if Duke is going to be the consensus number 1 ranked basketball team going into the 2014 season. Why? That’s when we find if Duke’s Jabari Parker will turn pro or return for his sophomore season. The list of underclassmen leaving is a long one, and there’s plenty of talent there.  Personally I don’t think it’s a slam dunk he goes. We know if...
Via SCACC Hoops
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Duke’s Jabari Parker will make 2014 NBA Draft decision on Wednesday

Duke freshman forward Jabari Parker was honored with the Wayman Tisdale Award as college basketball’s top freshman on Monday, but the 6-foot-8 forward will also decide on his future this week, according to a report from the AP. Parker — in Oklahoma City to accept the Tisdale Award — told the AP on Monday that he’ll meet with Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski on Tuesday when...
Via Pro Sports Daily
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Duke’s Parker still weighing his options

The college basketball season concluded a week ago with UConn’s national title triumph over Kentucky, so naturally many fans and observers have begun to shift their attention toward next season. This time of the year is one in which some of the dominoes begin to fall, and the pieces of the puzzle are put into place. Fans and supporters of power programs across the country typically...
Via In The Neutral Zone
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Harding transitions from field to booth

Dave Harding has long dreamed of a career as a college football analyst, and now he's on his way. He sat down with TDD's newest contributor to discuss his journey from high school through the building process at Duke, to the television studio.
Via duke.scout.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Interview With Duke Freshman Turned Porn Star Sensation Belle Knox

When Duke University freshman Miriam Weeks’ porn star identity was brought into the limelight by a fellow student, it instantly changed her life forever. While most students were supportive of her foray into porn to pay her $60,000 a year tuition, others were absolutely harsh. Threats of rape and even death were immediately hurled at her. However Weeks didn’t allow her critics...
Via MentalityMagazine.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

2014 Nike Hoop Summit recap

The USA Junior National Select Team earned an 84-73 win over the World Select Team at the 2014 Nike Hoop Summit in Portland, Oregon. Three future Duke Blue Devils had a huge impact on the win, as forward Justise Winslow led the USA team with 16 points, and also collected 6 rebounds. His future teammates Tyus Jones ...
Via Hoopniks
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Duke: Parker's decision; Freshmen excel at Hoop Summit

The 3 Duke freshmen combined to score 43 of Team USA's 84 points in their 84-73 win over the International team.  Justise Winslow led Team USA with 16 points off of the bench.  Tyus Jones led the team in minutes played and finished with 13 points, 6 assists, and 5 rebounds.  Jahlil Okafor scored 14 points and grabbed 10 rebounds. You can see the full box score here. Adam Zagoria...
Via SCACC Hoops
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Jabari Parker says he is unsure of going pro, will meet with Coach K

Duke freshman star Jabari Parker said Friday he still hasn't decided whether he will enter the NBA draft and will meet with coach Mike Krzyzewski next week to discuss his situation. Parker, who is ranked as the No. 2 draft prospect by ESPN.com's Chad Ford, said he has ruled out going on a Mormon mission, leaving his decision between another year at Duke or the NBA. Underclassmen...
Via Pro Sports Daily
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Jabari Parker Expects Draft Decision After Meeting Coach K

Jabari Parker said he expects to make a decision by next Tuesday or Wednesday on whether he will enter the June NBA Draft. Parker plans to meet Mike Krzyzewski to make his decision. "It's a very tough decision especially potentially leaving behind my coach and the program that really helped me out this year, so I really have to keep them in consideration in this whole...
Via RealGM
5 days ago  |  Discuss

The future for Duke Basketball

Duke basketball Coach Mike Krzyzewski has already said he sees himself at Duke for at least another five seasons.  This will make Duke set for at least the next five seasons, and those five seasons could turn in to seven very easily.  This will put Duke in a great position going forward with recruits, and at a competitive stand point for at least the next five seasons. The recruiting...
Via isportsweb.com
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Justise Winslow should see major minutes for the Duke Blue Devils

Justise Winslow is a very athletic, verstaile small forward, who will see a lot of minutes as Rodney Hood and Jabari Parker depart Durham. Well, never say never with Jabari, but we’re expecting the official announcement from him any day now. Nevertheless, Justise Winslow is part of Duke’s #1 overall recruiting class who will dominate the McDonald’s All-American game tonight...
Via The Sports Bank
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Future Duke Guard Tyus Jones continues to impress on a national stage

Tyus Jones is also coming to Durham. Duke Blue Devils fans rejoice. ACC, watch out. The explosive, blue chip point guard from Apple Valley high school in Minnesota is rated the #4 or #5 prospect in the nation, depending on the recruiting service you read. Tyus Jones continued to wow people even further at the McDonald’s All-American game, winning the skills competition last night...
Via The Sports Bank
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Duke's Steve Wojciechowski reportedly takes Marquette job

Duke associate head coach Steve Wojciechowski has agreed to become the next head coach of Marquette basketball, a source told CBSSports.com this morning. For many years Wojciechowski was deemed Mike Krzyzewski’s successor. (Can you tell I got an ‘A’ in spelling class?) but now the man colloquially known as Wojo will fill the vacancy left by Buzz Williams, who mysteriously took...
Via The Sports Bank
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Is Jabari Parker done at Duke?

Will Jabari Parker return to Duke next year?46% 46%Overall Score Reader Rating: (0 Votes)0%NCAA Tournament – Since the Duke Blue Devils were just eliminated by Mercer 78-71, in the NCAA Tournament, its brings up a loaded...
Via Sports Mockery
26 days ago  |  Discuss
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