Senior Elizabeth Williams had three blocks during Duke's crucial run, and overcame a slow start to finish a rebound shy of a double-double.

After win against No. 8 Louisville, future promising for Duke women's basketball

With two top-12 wins in its last three games, Duke is beginning to look like a team capable of living up to its expectations.

Senior Ka'lia Johnson hit three big triples as the No. 15 Blue Devils earned a resume-building win against No. 8 Louisville Monday.

Duke women's basketball holds off No. 8 Louisville

With potential ACC and NCAA tournament seeding on the line, the Blue Devils protected their home court and earned a victory against a top-10 opponent.

Freshman Azura Stevens and the Blue Devils have a shot for a resume-building win Monday against No. 8 Louisville.

Duke women's basketball welcomes No. 8 Louisville in first meeting as ACC foes

In a season full of tough matchups against ranked teams, arguably none will be as important for the Blue Devils as Monday’s game against the No. 8 Cardinals.

Tyus Jones led a furious run in the final 5:19 as the Blue Devils came back to stun the Cavaliers on the road.

Okafor, lineup change spurs Blue Devil comeback at Virginia

With 5:19 left in arguably their most important game of the season, the Blue Devils looked dead in the water.

Freshman Tyus Jones put the dagger in Virginia's undefeated campaign with a 3-pointer with only 10.4 seconds remaining.

Duke basketball shoots down No. 2 Virginia 69-63

Duke entered enemy territory outnumbered and literally shot its way out, as the Blue Devils handed the Cavaliers their first loss of the season Saturday.

Justise Winslow will look to help Duke overcome the loss of Rasheed Sulaimon Saturday at No. 2 Virginia.

Emotional week for Duke basketball culminates in test at No. 2 Virginia

The Blue Devils have had a roller-coaster seven days but don't have time to dwell on the best facing their toughest opponent yet.

ChronChat: Duke moving forward without Rasheed Sulaimon

With Rasheed Sulaimon being dismissed from the team, three of The Chronicle's men's basketball beat writers come together to answer the pressing on-court questions that now face the Blue Devils.

Senior Elizabeth Williams was plagued by foul trouble and didn't find a rhythm until late in the second half, finishing with nine points and just three rebounds.

Chidom, Stevens fuel Duke women's basketball despite Williams' off night

Elizabeth Williams didn't make a basket until 7:22 left in the game, but fellow forwards Azura Stevens and Oderah Chidom stepped up for the Blue Devils.

Junior guard Rasheed Sulaimon has had his fair share of issues on and off the court.

Rasheed Sulaimon's dismissal comes after turbulent last 2 seasons

The junior guard has had his fair share of issues on and off the court.

Freshman Azura Stevens recorded her fourth double-double of the season in Thursday's 62-43 win against Pittsburgh.

Duke women's basketball takes down Pittsburgh

The Blue Devils gave their fans a taste of next year's potential with their most experienced players sidelined.

Junior Rasheed Sulaimon was dismissed from the Duke basketball program Thursday.

Rasheed Sulaimon dismissed from Duke basketball program

Duke junior guard Rasheed Sulaimon has been dismissed from Duke's basketball program per a press release Thursday afternoon.

Despite leading down the stretch, the game slipped away from Duke late in the second half as Jerian Grant poured in a game-high 23 points to lead the Fighting Irish.

Grant steals show as Fighting Irish storm back against Duke basketball

Notre Dame's Jerian Grant dominated the Blue Devil defense Wednesday evening and led his No. 8 Fighting Irish to their 20th victory.

Senior center Elizabeth Williams is coming off a career-high 33-point performance against North Carolina.

Pittsburgh offers chance for Duke women's basketball to show maturity

The Blue Devils earned an emotional overtime win against their rival last time out. They'll look to keep the momentum going at home Thursday night.

The Blue Devils dropped their second contest in South Bend, Ind., in two years Wednesday night.

LUCK OF THE IRISH: Notre Dame takes down Duke 77-73

In a game that was equal parts track meet and heavyweight prizefight, Duke landed a flurry of second-half punches that would have left almost any opponent on the ropes. But Notre Dame responded...

The Blue Devils have one of the toughest stretches of the season following their comeback victory against St. John’s Sunday, as Duke must now travel to No. 8 Notre Dame and No. 3 Virginia to close the week.

Data digging: One devil of a road trip

Two games against top-10 opponents. Two games in hostile environments where fans rushed the court the last time Duke came to town.

Former Duke assistant coach and current Notre Dame head coach Mike Brey has the Fighting Irish sitting at second in the ACC and No. 8 in the nation.

Brey has Fighting Irish in elite form heading into top-10 clash with Duke

With Wednesday’s top-10 clash between Duke and Notre Dame quickly approaching, the game’s most important matchup may come on the sideline rather than on the court.

After battling back from six knee surgeries, Amber Henson has emerged as another offensive weapon for the Blue Devil frontcourt.

Healthy at last, Henson making strides for Duke women's basketball

Not two…not three…not four…not five…not six. For Amber Henson, not even six knee surgeries could keep her from getting back on the court.

Senior Quinn Cook and the Blue Devils must leave the celebration surrounding Mike Krzyzewski’s 1,000th win behind and prepare for a tough road test at No. 8 Notre Dame Wednesday.

Duke basketball faces top-10 road clash at No. 8 Notre Dame Wednesday

The Blue Devils were a part of history Sunday but have little time to dwell on the achievement.

Rebecca Greenwell scored 14 points and grabbed 14 rebounds Sunday, one of three Blue Devils to record a double-double in the overtime win.

Williams' historic night fuels Duke women's basketball victory

So far this season for the Blue Devils, the only consistent thing has been their inconsistency, but their senior center was consistently dominant Sunday night.

The story of win No. 17

With more history made, Mike Krzyzewski continues to deflect attention away from his 1000 wins and to the things that really matter.

Despite being an unknown outside hire in 1980, Mike Krzyzewski has gone on to become the winningest coach in men’s Division I history.

From “Kre-shev-ski” to No. 1,000

The Chronicle’s 1980 co-sports editor reflects on how a no-name hire turned out to be the G.O.A.T.

From Grant Hill to Shane Battier to Kyrie Irving, Krzyzewski has always made an effort to recruit high-character players and has adapted to the new one-and-done format.

Adapting for success: How Coach K keeps on winning

In his fourth decade on the Duke sideline, Krzyzewski has achieved unparalleled success because of his ability to adapt to the evolving landscape of college basketball.

Approaching the Summitt

Ever since Mike Krzyzewski captured career victory No. 903 to surpass his mentor, Bob Knight, Chronicle sports editors have received angry emails from readers when Krzyzewski is called the...

The first Krzyzewskiville

The history of Krzyzewskiville can be traced back to a game of quarters, 15 crazy undergraduates and a rented tent from U-Haul.

Senior Elizabeth Williams scored a career-high 33 points and led the Blue Devils in their overtime victory Sunday.

Duke women's basketball takes down No. 12 North Carolina in overtime

The Blue Devils got a historic performance from All-American center Elizabeth Williams to get a much-needed momentum boost Sunday evening.