WATCH: Capel Family Shares Special Father & Son Moment | Moment of the Week

Jeff Capel III and his father Jeff Capel II share a special moment coaching together on the sidelines of Duke's game against Wake Forest. Mike Krzyzewski invited Capel II to be an honorary coach following his diagnosis with ALS. Jeff Capel's Instagram post reads like a love letter between a son and his father and is the Moment of the Week presented by New York Life.
Via ACC Digital Network
1 day ago

WATCH: Duke Basketball: Special Moment For Jeff Capel's Father As Honorary Coach

Duke associate head coach Jeff Capel's father, Jeff Capel Jr., was recently diagnosed with ALS and Coach K decided to have him join the team as an honorary coach in their game against Wake Forest. Listen to Coach K talk about the emotional night for the Capel family and how happy he was for this all to come together.
Via ACC Digital Network
7 days ago

Jeff Capel: His dad, the ex-ODU coach, diagnosed with ALS

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) Former Old Dominion coach Jeff Capel Jr. has been diagnosed with ALS. His son, acting Duke head coach Jeff Capel III, disclosed his father's diagnosis Wednesday in a first-person story written for The Players Tribune. The younger Capel says doctors at Duke University this spring diagnosed his father with the disease also known as amyotrophic lateral sclerosis...
Via Associated Press
January 25, 2017  |  Discuss

How will Duke respond with Jeff Capel filling in for Coach K?

Jeff Capel has experience. How will Duke respond with him in lead? Wes Durham and Dan Bonner discuss.
Via FOX Sports South
January 07, 2017  |  Discuss

Josh Pastner being targeted by Georgia Tech, could leave Memphis

Josh Pastner is being targeted by Georgia Tech for their head coaching position, and he could be on his way out of Memphis, according to a report. ESPN’s Jeff Goodman reports the news and says the Yellow Jackets and Pastner could finalize a deal on Friday. If Pastner does leave Memphis, many Tigers fans would be happy with the news. Once considered a whiz kid who was an assistant...
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 08, 2016  |  Discuss

Duke Assistant Jeff Capel Reportedly Takes Name Out Of Consideration At Georgia Tech

Duke assistant Jeff Capel is no longer a candidate to become Georgia Tech’s head coach, according to a report by CBS.  Capel has taken his name out of consideration, says CBS’ Gary Parrish.  It had been reported earlier this week that the Yellow Jackets were interested in hiring the former Oklahoma head coach.  Duke assistant Jeff Capel has removed his name from consideration...
Via College Spun
April 03, 2016  |  Discuss

Duke’s Jeff Capel Named Top Assistant Coach Recruiter In The Country

Duke associate head coach Jeff Capel has been named the best assistant coach recruiter in the country by ESPN.  Duke basketball’s Twitter account congratulated Capel on the accolade this afternoon.  Congrats to @jeffcapel for being recognized as the BEST assistant coach recruiter in the country. @ESPNInsider — Duke Basketball (@dukeblueplanet) March...
Via College Spun
March 02, 2016  |  Discuss

Duke assistant coach is dreaming of a repeat

The Duke Blue Devils are your reigning college basketball national champions. Since winning the national title, Duke has watched a number of the team’s key youngsters declare for the 2015 NBA Draft, but they have wasted no time revamping and reloading their roster. After landing five-star recruit Brandon Ingram and plenty of other of the nation’s top players, Duke assistant...
Via Campus Sports Net
April 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Duke Assistant Jeff Capel Using 1975 Soul Song To Promote Blue Devils Repeating As Champs

Duke captured the 2015 national championship earlier this month, and the program has been on quite a roll since then, adding another five-star recruit today in Kinston (N.C.) small forward Brandon Ingram. Duke assistant coach Jeff Capel is understandably feeling pretty good tonight, and he took to Twitter to tell his followers that the Blue Devils are aiming to repeat as champs....
Via College Spun
April 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Scout Reporting Arizona State Has Contacted Jeff Capel About Vacant Head Coaching Job

Tuesday morning, Arizona State head basketball coach Herb Sendek was fired after nine seasons at the helm, just two of which resulted in NCAA Tournament appearances. It looks like the Sun Devils are already targeting Sendek’s replacement.’s Evan Daniels is reporting that ASU is looking at Duke assistant coach Jeff Capel and has already contacted him regarding the position...
Via College Spun
March 24, 2015  |  Discuss

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