Freshman Jahlil Okafor is averaging 19.5 points heading into Wednesday's clash with Wake Forest.

Duke basketball looks to exorcise road Demons at Wake Forest

The Blue Devils suffered one of their many disappointing defeats at the hands of the Demon Deacons in Winston Salem, N.C., late last season.

Senior Elizabeth Williams scored 18 points and swatted six shots as the Blue Devils fought off Wake Forest to capture their first ACC victory.

Duke women's basketball survives slow start to defeat Wake Forest

After an early scare from the Demon Deacons, the Blue Devils turned to Elizabeth Williams and their bench, and both delivered.

Freshman Sierra Calhoun will transfer from Duke. The guard had started all 13 games for the Blue Devils.

Duke women's basketball freshman guard Sierra Calhoun leaves program, expected to transfer

The Brooklyn, N.Y., native had started every game for the Blue Devils and was showing steady improvement.

Freshman Azura Stevens has led the Blue Devils in scoring in the last three games and will look to continue that run against Wake Forest Sunday.

Duke women's basketball set to open ACC play against Wake Forest

If history repeats itself, then Duke will be all set for Sunday's game against the Demon Deacons.

Sophomore Matt Jones and the Blue Devil bench provided a much-needed boost in Saturday's win against Boston College.

Duke basketball dominates in ACC opener, gets much-needed boost from bench trio

The Blue Devil bench is not as long as was expected but can still provide a spark like it did Saturday.

Freshman Jahlil Okafor entered Saturday's game shooting just 50 percent from the free throw line, but knocked down 14-of-17 against Boston College.

Jahlil Okafor breaks out of free throw slump, goes 14-of-17 on career day vs. Boston College

The freshman center shot just 50 percent in his first 12 games but showed a great deal of improvement in Saturday's ACC opener.

Jahlil Okafor finished with a career-high 28 points in the first ACC game of his career as Duke routed Boston College.

Duke basketball soars past Boston College in ACC opener

Led by Jahlil Okafor's career-high 28 points, No. 2 Duke defeated Boston College 85-62 to pick up its first win of the ACC season

Jahlil Okafor finished with a career-high 28 points in the first ACC game of his career as Duke routed Boston College.

Duke basketball soars past Boston College in ACC opener

Led by Jahlil Okafor's career-high 28 points, No. 2 Duke defeated Boston College 85-62 to pick up its first ACC win of the season.

Redshirt freshman Rebecca Greenwell poured in 20 points—including four 3-pointers—in the Blue Devil victory.

Duke women's basketball routs North Carolina A&T

After a rough outing to end 2014, the Blue Devils rang in the new year on a good note, as No. 10 Duke dismantled North Carolina A&T 87-36.

Playing at the four against Wofford, swingman Justise Winslow put up 16 first-half points.

No. 2 Blue Devils to start 2015, ACC play by hosting Boston College

Duke will look to continue its early-season success in its first conference game Saturday afternoon.

Senior Elizabeth Williams is one of four players in the ACC to average a double-double with 14.1 points and 10.2 rebounds.

Duke women's basketball to open 2015 slate against N.C. A&T

It's a new year, and for the Blue Devils, that means a chance to end nonconfernce play on a high note, put the disappointments of 2014 behind them and start the year 1-0.

Sophomore Matt Jones helped shutdown Wofford's Karl Cochran in the second half, holding the Terrier's leading scorer to 1-of-5 shooting.

3-point defense continues to stand out for Duke basketball, sparks 84-55 rout of Wofford

The Blue Devils have showed dramatic improvement on the defensive end this season and their 3-point defense is a big reason why.

Freshman Justise Winslow scored all 16 of his points in the first half to pace Duke against Wofford Wednesday.

Winslow, Okafor combine for 40 as Duke basketball dominates Wofford 84-55

As the No. 2 team in the nation, Duke knows no team is going to roll over when facing the Blue Devils—not even the scrappy Terriers. But in the end, talent and size won out.

Duke center Jahlil Okafor held Toledo's starting center Nathan Boothe to nine points on 4-of-10 shooting before the Rockets' big man fouled out.

Duke looks to close 2014 on a strong note against Wofford

With 2014 coming to a close, the Blue Devils will look to finish the year on a high note in their final nonconference home game.

Toledo trailed by just four at the half, but an increased defensive intensity by Duke in the second half powered the Blue Devils to a 17-point win.

Blue Devil second-half defense grounds Rockets, ignites Krzyzewski

After ending the first half on a down note, head coach Mike Krzyzewski implored his team to play with more excitement. One Jahlil Okafor dunk off a steal and a Krzyzewski floor slap later, the Blue...

After 22 turnovers and a lack of hustle in Monday's 31-point loss, No. 10 Duke has a lot of concerns to address with ACC play looming.

Turnovers, effort culprit in Duke women's basketball's debacle against No. 2 Connecticut

In the opening half, the Blue Devils seemed to play with a clean slate, unaware that they had ever faltered against one of the nation’s elite programs in past years. The second half served as a...

No. 2 Connecticut's stifling defense held Duke to 52 points Monday, the second-fewest points the Blue Devils have scored all season.

No. 2 Connecticut uses big second half to put away Duke women's basketball

For 20 minutes, it looked like Duke had what it took to upset the second-ranked team in the nation, but turnovers and poor shooting ended the upset bid in the second half.

Duke basketball holds off Toledo 86-69

In its last game coming out of a break, the Blue Devils needed a monster performance from Jahlil Okafor to get by. Playing their first game in 11 days, it was more of the same Monday.

Freshman Azura Stevens scored 17 points to help Duke top then-No. 8 Kentucky, and will look to put together a similar performance against the No. 2 Huskies Monday night.

Duke women's basketball looks to take down No. 2 Connecticut for first time since 2006

The Huskies have bested the Blue Devils in their last seven meetings, but No. 10 Duke is coming off its first win against a top-10 opponent this season.

Tyus Jones and the Blue Devils will look to shake off any rust from an 11-day break Monday night against Toledo.

Duke basketball to face Toledo after 11-day break

After a shaky start coming out of its last break, the Blue Devils will look to lose the rust as they exit an 11-day reprieve and hit the court Monday.

Redshirt freshman Rebecca Greenwell was 5-of-8 from the field for 13 points in Sunday's victory against No. 8 Kentucky.

Duke women's basketball finally finishes strong in rout of Wildcats

In two of its three previous tilts against top-10 opponents, Duke squandered leads down the stretch. Not this time.

Freshman Azura Stevens led the Blue Devils in the scoring column, pouring in 17 points in a 89-68 win against No. 8 Kentucky.

No. 13 Duke women's basketball dominates No. 8 Kentucky 89-68

The Blue Devils have struggled against ranked opponents all season, but Sunday that all came to an end, thanks to Duke's balanced offensive attack.

Duke women's basketball hosts No. 8 Kentucky seeking signature win

The No. 13 Blue Devils have lost three games to top-15 opponents this season and will look to end that skid Sunday against the No. 8 Wildcats.

Duke women's basketball freshman center Lynee Belton tears ACL, out for season

Belton was having her best game as a Blue Devil Wednesday against Oklahoma, but suffered a late-game injury.

Freshman Sierra Calhoun had 19 points to lead the Blue Devils in a rout of UMass-Lowell Friday night.

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.