Chronicle Pregame: Duke men's basketball vs. Pittsburgh

The Chronicle's Brian Pollack and Sameer Pandhare look ahead to Duke's last road game of the season, as the No. 15 Blue Devils head to the Petersen Events Center Sunday at 2 p.m. to take on Jamie Dixon's Pittsburgh squad. Just two days after receiving an official reprimand from the ACC for tripping an opponent, Grayson Allen will have to deal with another physical, athletic Panther squad, headlined by Jamel Artis and James Robinson.


DSG Presidential Debate 2016

Duke Student Government presidential candidates Tara Bansal, John Guarco and Annie Adair took part in a debate hosted by The Chronicle


Chronicle Postgame: Duke 80, Florida State 65

The Chronicle’s Ryan Hoerger and Ali Wells recap a balanced Blue Devil victory Thursday at Cameron Indoor Stadium, with Grayson Allen leading five Duke players in double-figures. Chase Jeter delivered one of his best stretches of ACC play with three points, five rebounds and two drawn charges and Matt Jones returned from a one-game absence with 11 points and three 3-pointers.


Chronicle Pregame: Duke men's basketball vs. Florida State

The Chronicle's Ryan Hoerger and Amrith Ramkumar preview the Blue Devils' first home game after a two-game road swing, when they'll go up against a Florida State team that has struggled of late. Duke is looking to bounce back from a 71-64 road loss at Louisville in which Brandon Ingram committed 10 turnovers, but will have to find a way to slow down the Seminole trio of Xavier Rathan-Mayes, Malik Beasley and Dwayne Bacon.


DSG Senate Meeting | February 24th, 2016

The Duke Student Government Senate heard a report on the demographics of DSG, debated changes to the Senate structure and put a referendum on Tuesday's ballot for a constitutional amendment which, if approved, would give the Senate power to restructure itself


Chronicle Sportswrap: February 22, 2016

The Chronicle’s Jack Dolgin recaps a wild week in Duke athletics. The short-handed men’s basketball team faltered at No. 18 Louisville 71-64 Saturday on the heels of a big win against No. 5 North Carolina, and the women’s basketball team dropped a 64-59 game to Georgia Tech on Senior Day. Both the men’s and women’s lacrosse teams suffered losses, but wrestling picked up a big win against No. 24 Purdue on the road.


Chronicle Postgame: Louisville 71, Duke 64

The Chronicle's Brian Pollack and Sameer Pandhare break down No. 20 Duke's 71-64 loss at No. 18 Louisville Saturday, which included flying elbows, a nasty fall for point guard Derryck Thornton and technical fouls assessed to Mike Krzyzewski and Grayson Allen. The Cardinals clamped down on the Blue Devils in the final 10 minutes, ending the game on a 30-12 run to snap Duke's five-game winning streak.


Chronicle Pregame: Duke men's basketball vs. Louisville

The Chronicle's Ryan Hoerger and Brian Pollack preview the Blue Devils' fourth straight game against a top-20 team. On the heels of a stunning win at No. 5 North Carolina Wednesday in Chapel Hill, Duke heads to the KFC Yum! Center for a rematch with Damion Lee and the Cardinals, but will be without junior captain Matt Jones, who suffered a sprained ankle in the win against the Tar Heels.


DukeEnrage students protest DSIG incarceration-themed party

Approximately 25 students marched from the West Campus bus stop to occupy the Delta Sigma Phi bench to protest an annual party held by the fraternity and the sorority Kappa Kappa Gamma for making light of how prisoners are treated.


Chronicle Postgame: Duke 74, North Carolina 73

The Chronicle's Jack Dolgin and Sameer Pandhare recap Duke's thrilling comeback to beat the No. 5 Tar Heels 74-73 in Chapel Hill Wednesday night. The Blue Devils survived an ankle injury to Matt Jones, foul trouble for Marshall Plumlee and Brice Johnson's monster night, taking the lead on two Grayson Allen free throws with 1:09 left. Derryck Thornton blocked Joel Berry II's would-be game-winner in the final seconds to preserve the win, Duke's fourth straight in the Tobacco Road rivalry.


Students greet men's basketball team following win at UNC

Students gathered in K-Ville after the No. 20 Blue Devils upset the No. 5 Tar Heels 74-73 Wednesday.


DSG Senate Meeting | February 17th, 2016

The Duke Student Government Senate discussed a potential reduction in the size of the Senate.


Chronicle Pregame: Duke men's basketball vs. North Carolina

The Chronicle's Ryan Hoerger and Brian Pollack preview the year's first installment of the Tobacco Road rivalry, as the No. 20 Blue Devils head to Chapel Hill to take on the No. 5 Tar Heels. All eyes will be on freshman Brandon Ingram as he goes up against an intimidating North Carolina frontcourt, led by Brice Johnson and Kennedy Meeks.​


Chronicle Pregame: Duke men's basketball vs. North Carolina

The Chronicle's Ryan Hoerger and Brian Pollack preview the year's first installment of the Tobacco Road rivalry, as the No. 20 Blue Devils head to Chapel Hill to take on the No. 5 Tar Heels. All eyes will be on freshman Brandon Ingram as he goes up against an intimidating North Carolina frontcourt, led by Brice Johnson and Kennedy Meeks.​


Chronicle Sportswrap: February 15, 2016

The Chronicle's Jack Dolgin recaps a wild week for the Blue Devils, as Grayson Allen's buzzer-beater sent Duke men's basketball to a 63-62 win against No. 7 Virginia Saturday at Cameron Indoor Stadium. The women's basketball team fell Sunday to Wake Forest for the first time since 1993 and now owns a three-game losing streak heading down the stretch run. Duke men's lacrosse opened up its season with a pair of wins, highlighted by big offensive showings for Jack Bruckner and Case Matheis.


Chronicle Postgame: Duke 63, Virginia 62

The Chronicle's Ryan Hoerger and Meredith Cash react to the Blue Devils' thrilling victory against No. 7 Virginia, keyed by Grayson Allen's game-winning bank shot as time expired. Duke got 25 points from Brandon Ingram—who scored 18 straight at one point—to climb out of an 11-point first-half deficit and notch their second straight win against a top-20 team heading into Wednesday's showdown at No. 9 North Carolina.


Chronicle Pregame: Duke men's basketball vs. Virginia

The Chronicle's Ryan Hoerger and Brian Pollack preview Saturday's showdown between the Blue Devils and No. 7 Cavaliers. Duke dealt Virginia its first loss of the season last year in Charlottesville behind the clutch play of Tyus Jones, and could move back into the top 25 with another marquee win in Cameron Indoor's 1,001st game Saturday.


DSG Senate Meeting | February 10th, 2016

The Duke Student Government Senate discussed the potential implementation of pass/fail classes for freshman and heard about changes to ACES.


Louisville Postgame