Freshman Sierra Calhoun dropped a career-high 21 points against Buffalo Tuesday.

Duke women's basketball routs Buffalo 88-54 in first meeting

Duke recovered from a slow start and hefty shooting droughts en route to its 134th consecutive nonconference home win.

Blue Devil Buzz, Week 3

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Redshirt freshman Rebecca Greenwell tallied a career-high 22 points and 12 rebounds in Duke’s rout of Marquette Sunday and will look to turn in another solid outing Tuesday against Buffalo.

Duke women's basketball readies for Buffalo

After a 32-point rout in their home opener, the Blue Devils will continue their three-game home-stand against the Bulls Tuesday evening.

Freshman forward Azura Stevens posted her second double-double in three games in Sunday’s home opener against Marquette, contributing 18 points and 10 rebounds in just 18 minutes of play.

Blue Devil women's basketball dominates Golden Eagles in home opener

In its first home game of the season, Duke gave its fans something to look forward to as it soared past Marquette.

Senior center Elizabeth Williams posted 12 points, seven rebounds and two blocks in her final home opener at Cameron Indoor Stadium.

Veteran depth on full display for Duke women's basketball against Marquette

Although six players had their first official debuts in historic Cameron Indoor Stadium, four players—Elizabeth Williams, Ka'lia Johnson, Amber Henson and Jenna Frush—had their last.

Senior Ka'lia Johnson will look to build on Thursday's triple-double performance in Sunday's home opener against Marquette.

Blue Devils to host Marquette in home opener Sunday

After cruising to two road wins to start the season, Duke will finally play in front of its home crowd in Durham, hosting the Golden Eagles at 2 p.m. Sunday.

Junior captain Amile Jefferson continues to stuff the stat sheet and be a reliable communicator for Duke.

O Captains, My Captains

Duke's captains Quinn Cook and Amile Jefferson come up big again as Duke wins the Coaches vs. Cancer Classic.

Duke captured the title at the Coaches vs. Cancer Classic by dispatching Stanford 70-59 in Brooklyn Saturday night.

Captain Cook leads Duke basketball past Stanford for CVC title

Stanford threw the kitchen sink at Jahlil Okafor and although the Cardinal succeeded, it was the Duke supporting cast that had the last laugh.

Duke basketball to face legend Dawkins, Stanford seeking first title of 2014-15 season

For Duke to take the title at the Coaches vs. Cancer Classic, it will have to go through a man who knows a thing or two about winning big games for the Blue Devils.

With center Jahlil Okafor down low to protect the rim, the Blue Devils are a much-improved defensive squad from a season ago.

Stingy defense shows Duke can win ugly

A year ago, Duke could not have trusted its defense to win games. Now, a more two-dimensional squad can win comfortably on nights when its shots aren't necessarily falling.

Senior Quinn Cook's two critical 3-pointers in the second half helped break the game open for the Blue Devils.

No. 4 Blue Devils down Temple 74-54 despite sloppy shooting

For the first time this season No. 4 Duke had significant problems scoring the basketball, but that wasn't enough to derail the Blue Devils

Senior Ka'lia Johnson posted the seventh triple-double in Duke women's basketball history Thursday night at Old Dominion.

Johnson's triple-double leads Duke women's basketball past Old Dominion

Playing close to home, Ka'lia and Johnson and Elizabeth Williams combined for 40 of Duke's 82 points to power the Blue Devils past the Lady Monarchs.

Freshman Jahlil Okafor and the Blue Devils face Temple in their fourth game in seven nights Friday at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y. | Lesley Chen-Young

Duke basketball to open weekend in Brooklyn with Temple

After being tested by a physical, well-coached team Tuesday night, the Blue Devils will have to quickly get ready for another big-time Friday night battle.

Freshman Sierra Calhoun is one of the Blue Devil rookies to have thrived early on this year.

Blue Devil women's basketball hits the road to take on Lady Monarchs

After opening the 2014-15 season with a long trip to Alabama Sunday, the Blue Devils will stay closer to home for their second regular-season battle.

Duke women's basketball adds all-around talent in Class of 2015 commits

Head coach Joanne P. McCallie has quite a lot to work with after securing the No. 2 recruiting class for the Class of 2015.

Freshman point guard Tyus Jones fueled the Blue Devil attack in the second half, pouring in 17 points in the final 20 minutes to seal Tuesday's victory.

Jones leads second-half charge, puts 'staple in [Spartans'] back'

Freshman point guard Tyus Jones led the Blue Devils with 17 second-half points to seal Tuesday's victory.

No. 4 Duke pulls away from No. 19 Michigan State late, prevails 81-71

Youth and athleticism met experience and poise Tuesday night. Youth prevailed.

Junior Amile Jefferson is averaging nearly a double-double this year at 9.5 points and 9.5 rebounds per contest, and will face Michigan State for the second time in his career Tuesday.

Duke basketball faces Michigan State in first true test

The Blue Devils are heading to Indianapolis. That's a sentence Duke would like to see again come late March.

Blue Devil Buzz, Week 2

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Redshirt freshman Rebecca Greenwell posted a double-double in her first career game as a Blue Devil, notching 17 points and 10 rebounds against the Crimson Tide Sunday.

Blue Devil women's basketball rolls Tide in season-opener

After watching the men’s team dominate Presbyterian Friday night, the Blue Devils were eager to show that there is another basketball team in Durham to keep an eye on.

Senior Quinn Cook scored 17 points against Fairfield, becoming the 64th player in Duke history to score 1,000 career points.

Cook reaches 1,000 career points, continues leadership

Senior Quinn Cook eclipsed the 1,000-career point mark with a trey early in the second half, but more impressive so far this season has been his enthusiastic leadership.

Balanced attack pushes Duke basketball past Fairfield

Playing its second game in as many nights, the Blue Devils showed no signs of fatigue Saturday.

The Blue Devils held Presbyterian to 19 first-half points en route to their first win of the season.

Defense, unselfishness key Duke basketball romp against Presbyterian

Firm defense and a willingness to share the ball. That's what makes this team different and more dynamic than the teams Duke fans have seen in the past couple of years.

Freshman Jahlil Okafor and the Blue Devils jumped all over Presbyterian early Friday en route to a blowout win.

Duke basketball blows out Presbyterian in season-opener

Duke's four freshmen combined for 67 points in the rout of the Blue Hose, the Blue Devils' third-largest margin of victory in program history.

Senior Elizabeth Williams will look to lead the Blue Devils in her final regular season opener Sunday at Alabama.

Duke women's basketball to face Alabama in season opener

After a tumultuous offseason, the Blue Devils could not be happier to get the regular season underway.