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2018 Schedule
29-8, 2nd in ACC
Williams: Williams likens Bagley to the next Derrick Coleman (1:05)
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14dHeather Dinich

Ex-Duke star's mom: NCAA rules like slavery

Kylia Carter, mother of former Duke standout Wendell, likened the current system of NCAA basketball to slavery and a prison system.

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15dJeff Borzello

Duke, Kentucky lead the race to land top 2019 class

The battle over the top prospects in the 2019 class is heating up, as the Wildcats and Blue Devils try to fend off the likes of Kansas and North Carolina for the top players. But will reclassification reshape the recruiting landscape?

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29dMyron Medcalf

NBA draft departures shake up Way-Too-Early Top 25

The deadline for early entrants to declare for the NBA draft has passed, so it's time to re-evaluate the early top 25 for 2018-19. With so many players testing the waters yet not signing with an agent, it's more art than science.

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35d

Bubas dies at 91; built Duke into powerhouse

Vic Bubas, who coached the Blue Devils from 1959 to 1969 and recorded 213 wins, died Monday. Bubas retired from coaching in 1969, when he was only 42 years old.

Duke poised to reload like never before (1:01)

Marc J. Spears The Undefeated 

When asked why the decision to go to the NBA was a difficult one for him, ex-Duke center Wendell Carter, Jr., told The Undefeated: "I fell in love with Duke in the short time I was there. Taking that next chapter in my life is difficult. There are going to be a lot of ups and downs coming up this next year. I just saw the pros and cons of both situations. It was difficult to say no to one thing and follow my heart with the other thing."

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36dJohn Gasaway

Duke, Kentucky and the limits of one-and-done rosters

The Blue Devils and Wildcats have relied heavily on talented freshmen, but there's reason to think a little more experience on the roster might pay additional dividends in the tournament.

Marc J. Spears The Undefeated 

Duke center Wendell Carter is expected to announce his 2018 NBA Draft decision on Monday on his 19th birthday at 12 PM EST, sources told The Undefeated.

Paul Biancardi Basketball Recruiting 

It's not always pretty, but this guy wins and he works. R.J. Barrett has worked on his jumper and he knows it needs even more work. His game touches so many different categories. Scorer, rebounder and playmaker. His elite athletic ability and alertness makes him a high level finisher and a potential defender. 20 points, 9 rebounds, 6 assist along with a win at the Hoop Summit. No.1 prospect in the ESPN 100 ,from the class of 2018.

Marc J. Spears The Undefeated 

USA Basketball announced that Duke signee Zion Williamson is unable to play for Team USA in the Hoop Summit on Friday due to injury.

Marc J. Spears The Undefeated 

The parents of Duke freshman center Wendell Carter told ESPN's The Undefeated on Wednesday morning that their son is still undecided about entering the 2018 NBA Draft. While the parents have opposing views, both say they are not pressuring their teenager which way to decide. "I told him I wanted him to come back," Carter's mom Kylia Carter told The Undefeated. "His jaw dropped. It has nothing to do with basketball. It's about you. It's about who he is. He is a student at core. Yes, he is a great basketball player. But he's an 18-year-old kid. He is having a tug with a heart and his mind. I don't feel for him because I think it's good for him that he is going through this struggle. It's his decision. He has to live with it." While Wendell Carter, Sr., told The Undefeated, "I have always tried to keep Wendell ahead of any curve… I think it would be a good decision for him to go."

Should Duke be 2019 NCAA tourney favorites? (0:52)
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49dMyron Medcalf

Hoops royalty leads Way-Too-Early Top 25

Villanova reigns as national champion. How does the field stack up for next season? Here's your first look at the best of the best for next season.

Barrett blocks 7-footer Bol and nails 3 on other end (0:59)

Team Stats

Points Per Game84.49th
Rebounds Per Game41.16th
Assists Per Game17.58th
Points Allowed69.6101st

Tournament History

Final Fours16
Tournament Record108-36
Championship Seasons1991, 1992, 2001, 2010, 2015
Tournament Appearances41