Calhoun, Duke women's basketball romp UMass Lowell

The Blue Devils made their presence in the key known, notching 62 points in the paint and grabbing 58 rebounds en route to a dominant victory.

Senior Elizabeth Williams will look to build on her 26-point, 20-rebound performance Friday when the Blue Devils take on UMass Lowell.

Duke women's basketball hosts UMass Lowell amid five-day gauntlet

The Blue Devils got back on track Wednesday against Oklahoma and will take on the River Hawks Friday with No. 8 Kentucky looming on the horizon.

Freshman Tyus Jones led all Blue Devil scorers with 21 points against the Huskies Thursday.

Duke basketball overcomes rust, crowd for gritty win

A long break, a hostile environment and a storied program are not the best ingredients for a win against the reigning NCAA champs. Yet the Blue Devils faced exactly that gauntlet as they executed a...

Captain Amile Jefferson scored 11 points and grabbed 13 rebounds to help No. 2 Duke top Connecticut at the IZOD Center.

No. 2 Blue Devils hold off Connecticut 66-56 to improve to 10-0

The Blue Devils did not have their best game, but when it counted they dug down to fend off defending champion Connecticut.

Blue Devil women's basketball gets back to the basics in win against Sooners

With a week off to recover from a heartbreaking last-second loss to top-ranked South Carolina, the Blue Devils looked to finally sustain a solid 40-minute effort and snap their three-game losing...

Freshman point guard Tyus Jones is averaging 5.6 assists against 1.3 turnovers per game, and will go up against Connecticut's Ryan Boatright in Thursday's showdown.

Duke basketball set to face slumping NCAA champion Connecticut

The Blue Devils aren't coming off their prettiest win, but with a 9-0 record and a high ceiling, they are looking a lot better than the reigning national champions.

Elizabeth Williams dominated Oklahoma down low Wednesday night, scoring 26 points and grabbing a career-high 20 rebounds to help No. 13 Duke end a three-game skid.

Duke women's basketball rebounds behind Williams' monster performance against Oklahoma

Jahlil Okafor is not the only Blue Devil that can put up a 20-20 performance—Elizabeth Williams reminded everyone of that Wednesday night.

Senior guard Ka'lia Johnson has stepped up in her new role as the Blue Devils main ball handler, as she enters Wednesday's Oklahoma matchup averaging 6.1 points and four assists a game.

Duke women's basketball welcomes Oklahoma looking to halt 3-game losing skid

The Blue Devils lost three tough games to ranked opponents, but have a chance to right the ship with three more contests in five days this week.

Justin Robinson, son of legend David Robinson, to be 2015 preferred walk-on for Duke basketball

The 6-foot-7 forward will join the basketball program after being admitted to Duke early.

Head coach Mike Krzyzewski pointed toward the team's youth and the 12-day break as two factors that hobbled the Blue Devils Monday.

Blue Devils, Krzyzewski unhappy with 'normal' play against Elon

A 13-point win following a break is normally a game to celebrate, but sloppy play and youthful mistakes cast a cloud of disappointment over Monday's win.

Head coach Mike Krzyzewski pointed toward the team's youth and the 12-day break as two factors that hobbled the Blue Devils Monday.

Blue Devils, Krzyzewski unhappy with 'normal' play against Elon

A 17-point win following a break is normally a game to celebrate, but sloppy play and youthful mistakes cast a cloud of disappointment over Monday's win.

Strong second half lifts Duke past Stetson

Today, we go back to Dec. 1, 1980—the day Coach K earned his first win as the Blue Devil head coach.

Jahlil Okafor posted the first 20-20 game by a Duke player since Elton Brand went for 21 points and 21 rebounds against Fresno State Nov. 27, 1998.

Okafor's big night powers Duke basketball past Elon

Freshman center Jahlil Okafor posted 25 points and 20 rebounds on his birthday—the first 20-20 game by a Duke player since Elton Brand went for 21 points and 21 rebounds against Fresno State Nov....

Freshman Jahlil Okafor and the Blue Devils will take the court for the first time in 11 days as they face a visiting Elon squad.

Duke basketball to return to court, host Elon after finals

With finals—and Wisconsin—in the rear-view mirror, the Blue Devils are gearing up for a busy end to 2014.

Sophomore Semi Ojeleye has decided to transfer from Duke after averaging 3.0 points per game so far this season.

Semi Ojeleye to transfer from Duke

The sophomore will not return to Durham next semester, intending to transfer to another Division I program.

The Blue Devils could not slow down the Gamecocks in the second half as South Carolina put up 34 points, double its 17-point first-half performance.

Blue Devils falter down the stretch, lose upset bid

Although the 7-0 run to start the second half certainly contributed to the loss, facts are facts—the Blue Devils have lost their last three games on late runs by opposing teams.

Duke comitted 22 turnovers in Sunday's loss to the top-ranked Gamecocks.

Late put-back dooms Duke women's basketball against No. 1 South Carolina

A'ja Wilson's second-chance bucket as the clock wound down. helped the Gamecocks steal a win from the Blue Devils Sunday at Cameron Indoor Stadium.

Redshirt freshman Rebecca Greenwell will look to bounce back from a 2-of-10 shooting performance at Nebraska as the Blue Devils host No. 1 South Carolina Sunday.

Duke women's basketball to open homestand against No. 1 South Carolina

Coming off two consecutive tight losses to top-15 opponents, the Blue Devils have yet to prove that they can beat some of the top teams in the nation.

Sophomore Oderah Chidom scored eight points and grabbed seven rebounds for the Blue Devils in Wednesday's loss at Nebraska.

Duke women's basketball looking to improve late-game execution

Playing its second consecutive road game against a top-15 opponent, the Blue Devils were again done in by struggles on offense down the stretch in a tight contest.

Despite being saddled with early foul trouble, senior captain Quinn Cook poured in 13 points, reaching double-figures for the eighth time this season.

Led by trio of guards, Duke basketball shows adaptability in statement road win

The Duke team that defeated No. 2 Wisconsin 80-70 Wednesday night was not the Blue Devil basketball team we have become accustomed to through the season's first seven games.

Freshman Tyus Jones went for a team-high 22 points as Duke took down No. 2 Wisconsin Wednesday.

Duke basketball takes down No. 2 Wisconsin 80-70

The Blue Devils did what few teams have done in the Bo Ryan era—beat the Badgers at the Kohl Center.

Making her first career start, freshman Azura Stevens tallied 16 points and nine rebounds, but it wasn't enough for the Blue Devils against Nebraska. | Chronicle File Photo

Cornhuskers deal Duke women's basketball second straight loss

The Blue Devils, playing without All-American center Elizabeth Williams, dug out of an early hole but couldn't pull away from Nebraska after halftime.

Junior forward Amile Jefferson has led the Blue Devils as a captain and as a rebounder, grabbing a team-best 8.9 rebounds per game.

Duke basketball gears up for showdown at No. 2 Wisconsin

The Blue Devils will take on the Frank Kaminsky-led Badgers in Wednesday's top-5 clash in Wisconsin.

Duke freshman Azura Stevens posted 15 points and seven rebounds in the Blue Devils’ loss to No. 7 Texas A&M Sunday.

Blue Devil women's basketball faces stiff road test in No. 12 Nebraska

The Blue Devils will look to get back on their feet against Nebraska after having the wind knocked out of them late against Texas A&M last Sunday.

Duke freshman center Jahlil Okafor is averaging 17.7 points per game and will look to continue his early success against Frank Kaminsky and No. 2 Wisconsin Wednesday.

Okafor and Kaminsky: Centers of attention

The battle that has commanded the spotlight since the ACC/Big Ten Challenge pairings were announced in April is the one that will take place down low.