Blue Devil fans will have no shortage of excitement when basketball season rolls around this year.
Duke women’s basketball head coach Joanne P. McCallie announced the 2014-15 nonconference schedule Monday. With matchups against Connecticut, Texas A&M and Nebraska, the Blue Devils will have their hands full as they look to strengthen their team early in hopes of producing a deep run into the NCAA tournament after last year's early exit.
“It's another fantastic schedule that will challenge us in all ways,” McCallie said in the release. “It will give us a chance to honor senior Elizabeth Williams by taking her home and will bring outstanding teams to Cameron Indoor Stadium.”
Duke will open the regular season at Alabama Nov. 16. Just like they did for Allison Vernerey in her senior season, Duke will then take senior center Elizabeth Williams home when they face Old Dominion Nov. 20 in Norfolk, Va. Williams is a Virginia Beach, Va... Read more