Swingman Justise Winslow made sure his homecoming was sweet, leading his team to Sunday's Elite Eight matchup with No. 2 seed Gonzaga Friday night.

Home Cookin': Winslow propels Duke basketball past Utah in return to Houston

Justise Winslow's homecoming could not have been sweeter, leading the Blue Devils into the Elite Eight and a date with second-seeded Gonzaga Sunday.

Freshman Azura Stevens scored 22 points and grabbed 10 rebounds in Duke’s Round of 32 win against Mississippi State.

Blue Devil women's basketball to take on Maryland in Sweet 16

Duke will take on an old ACC foe in hopes of advancing to the Elite Eight for the second time in three years,

Freshman Justise Winslow averaged 9.5 points and 11.5 rebounds in his first two NCAA tournament games and will now play in front of a home crowd in Houston during Friday’s Sweet 16 clash with Utah.

Winslow, Duke basketball ready for Sweet 16 clash with Utah

Justise Winslow went to the Final Four in Houston in 2011 and watched Connecticut cut down the nets. With two more wins in his hometown, the freshman can advance to Indianapolis for the opportunity...

Redshirt freshman Rebecca Greenwell made nine 3-pointers in two games this weekend, including the game-winner against Albany Friday.

Stevens, Greenwell shine in tournament debuts, forecast bright future

The play of Azura Stevens and Rebecca Greenwell in the opening weekend of the NCAA tournament showed why the Blue Devils' future is in good hands.

Justise Winslow stuffed the stat sheet with 13 points, 12 rebounds, five assists, four steals and three blocks in Sunday’s win against San Diego State. The victory will send Winslow home to Houston for the Sweet 16.

Winslow puts it all together to earn a trip home

Justise Winslow stuffed the stat sheet Sunday, teaming with Jahlil Okfafor to secure a spot in the Sweet Sixteen, to be hosted in his hometown of Houston.

Jahlil Okafor scored 18 first-half points on 9-of-12 shooting.

Duke basketball advances to Sweet 16 after rout of San Diego State

The Blue Devils used a 15-4 run in the first half to build a double-digit lead, and the margin never grew closer than seven the rest of the way.

Freshman Azura Stevens recorded another double-double Sunday to push Duke past Mississippi State.

Stevens' double-double sends Duke women's basketball to Sweet 16

The Blue Devils used a commanding 26-5 run in the second half to surge past Mississippi State and into the tournament's second weekend.

Justise Winslow and the Blue Devils will have to go through a stingy Aztec defense to reach the Sweet 16 in Houston.

Duke basketball takes on San Diego State in Round of 32

After making it through the first round with ease, the Blue Devils' road to Indianapolis will get tougher—and taller.

Elizabeth Williams and the Blue Devils will battle a tough Mississippi State team Sunday for a trip to Spokane Wash., and the Sweet 16.

Duke women's basketball seeks Sweet 16 berth against Mississippi State

The Blue Devils will look to cut down on their 27 turnovers from their NCAA tournament opener against a Bulldog team with a stout defense.

Cook, Winslow give Duke needed edge in first-round rout of Robert Morris

Duke came out and did what it was supposed to do Friday—crush Robert Morris. But during the win, a few of the Blue Devils' old demons showed up.

Rebecca Greenwell's 3-pointer in the final 20 seconds helped the Blue Devils avoid their second straight NCAA tournament exit on their home floor.

Greenwell saves day for Duke women's basketball despite 27 Blue Devil turnovers

The Blue Devils narrowly avoided an upset Friday thanks to the work of everybody’s favorite hero—Becky McBuckets.

Quinn Cook scored 16 first-half points as Duke raced out to a big lead against Robert Morris.

Duke basketball uses pair of monster runs to push past Robert Morris in Round of 64

The Blue Devils blitzed Robert Morris with a 21-2 first-half run, then held on in the second half to advance in the first round of the NCAA tournament Friday.

Redshirt freshman Rebecca Greenwell hit a 3-pointer with 15 seconds remaining to put Duke ahead by one.

Greenwell's late 3-pointer sends Duke women's basketball into Round of 32

The Blue Devils saw their season flash in front of their eyes Friday before Rebecca Greenwell's 3-pointer with 15 seconds left saved the day.

Rebecca Greenwell and the Blue Devils look to kickstart a Final Four run Friday against Albany.

Duke women's basketball set to host Albany in opening round of NCAA tournament

After being stunned in Durham in the second round of the NCAA tournament a year ago, the Blue Devils will look to take advantage of their home-court advantage Friday.

Winslow brings intensity for Duke basketball

Freshman Justise Winslow has provided a much-needed edge for the Blue Devils.

Duke’s togetherness has columnist Daniel Carp feeling positive about the Blue Devils’ chances in the NCAA tournament.

Blue Devils live up to the hype

I tried to maintain a healthy level of skepticism. Thirty-three games later, this team has me convinced.

Duke sophomore Matt Jones has started the last seven games for the Blue Devils.

Changing roster forces Blue Devils to adapt

With a departure, a dismissal and a lineup change all coming in the past four months, Duke will head into the NCAA tournament knowing it can handle anything thrown its way

Duke basketball needs Cook to show up in postseason

College basketball's fascination with the one-and-done has resulted in exciting regular seasons, but to hang a banner in Indianapolis, Duke will need it's experienced captain to lead the charge.

Freshman point guard Tyus Jones and No. 1 seed Duke open NCAA tournament play Friday at 7:10 p.m.

Duke basketball to kick off NCAA tournament against Robert Morris

They had to wait a few extra days, but the Blue Devils finally know their opponent for their first game of the NCAA tournament and can begin preparations for their bid at a run to the Final Four.

Senior Amber Henson—who has undergone six knee surgeries in four years—is averaging a career-high 4.1 points per game.

Henson to return to Duke women's basketball for fifth season in 2015-16

With two years of eligibility remaining and a promising young squad returning, the resilient forward will be in Durham for at least one more go-round.

Cooper, Mathias ready to step up in NCAA tournament for Duke

When it’s time to win or go home, it’s not about the regular season record or the most points scored. Come tournament time, it’s about how you play the game.

Redshirt freshman Rebecca Greenwell is averaging 14.0 points and 5.6 rebounds per game heading into the NCAA tournament.

Greenwell, green light

Redshirt freshman Rebecca Greenwell will need to be in full attack mode if the Blue Devils hope to make a deep run into the NCAA tournament.

Senior Elizabeth Williams will try to lead Duke past the Elite Eight for the first time in her career.

Big E’s last Big Dance

The Blue Devils need Elizabeth Williams to hold nothing back if they want to make the Final Four for the first time in the senior center's career.

Sophomore Oderah Chidom is one of three Blue Devils to fall from the rotation for Duke, as a recurring shoulder injury caused her to miss the latter half of the season.

Early adversity has Duke ready for NCAA tournament

After a season full of uncertainty for the Blue Devils, only one question remains: can they overcome these trials and tribulations and succeed in the most unforgiving environment in college...

The Chronicle's bracket challenge closes Thursday before Round of 64 action gets underway.

The Chronicle's guide to the NCAA tournament

The Chronicle previews all 64 teams in the field to prepare you for the opening weekend of the NCAA tournament.