It hasn’t been easy, but the Duke Basketball has managed to stay unbeaten through the first 10 games of the season. The Blue Devils have made a number of second-half comebacks against the likes of Texas and Florida to retain their preseason no. 1 ranking, and they certainly haven’t appeared unbeatable in the early going. But what has been going right, and what does Mike Krzyzewski’s team need to improve on in order to stay on top of the mountain? Marvin Bagley III Bagley has been arguably the best player in the country thus far. The 6’11” forward is averaging a double double of 22 points and 11 rebounds per game, and the Blue Devils have gone to him whenever they’ve needed a clutch basket to stay in games or halt a run. He has proved simply unstoppable when he gets deep position on the block, and his slender frame has been rather deceptive in terms of his body control and strength when working against opposing defenders. He has also improved drastically from the free throw line, which could be crucial for Du

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