Duke freshman center Jahlil Okafor added another honor to his growing list of accolades, as the Chicago native was named AP Preseason Player of the Year Monday.

Jahlil Okafor named AP Preseason Player of the Year

The 6-foot-11 center added to his growing list of accolades Monday, becoming the third freshman in the last five seasons to receive the preseason honor.

Senior Quinn Cook (left) and freshman Tyus Jones will look to continue to develop chemistry in the backcourt during Duke’s first exhibition game of the season Tuesday night against Livingstone.

Duke basketball set to face Livingstone in first tuneup game

After living up to expectations at Countdown to Craziness, the Blue Devils will finally take the court against a new opponent for the first time in more than seven months.

Senior center Elizabeth Williams posted 23 points and 18 rebounds in Sunday's exhibition against Armstrong State.

Duke women's basketball scores 100 for second-straight game in win against Armstrong State

Following a dominant 67-point victory in its first exhibition against Limestone, the Blue Devils hit the century-mark once again Sunday.

Blue Devils to host Armstrong State in final exhibition contest

Duke is using its tuneup contests to build chemistry between its returning core and a stable of highly-touted recruits seeking to make an impact as freshmen.

Duke women's basketball dominates Limestone in its first exhibition game

Duke started off the its season in a big way Thursday night—100 points big.

Three-time All-American Elizabeth Williams is the lone returning starter from last year’s squad and must be dominant in the post. | Chronicle File Photo

Duke women's basketball to take on Limestone in exhibition opener

Many of Duke's unknowns will be addressed with the Blue Devils’ first game against an opposing team.

Redshirt freshman Rebecca Greenwell dropped 18 points in Sunday's Blue-White scrimmage.

Duke women's basketball ready for new faces to step up

Today’s scrimmage showed the Blue Devil faithful that though they lost familiar faces, change can be a good thing.

Freshman Azura Stevens stood out as one of the new Blue Devils, posting 10 points in the first period of play.

Blue Devil women's basketball kicks off season with Blue-White scrimmage

The first look at this season's Blue Devils gave fans a lot to look forward to and a few new names to learn.

Freshman Jahlil Okafor put up 26 points and 12 rebounds in Saturday's Blue-White scrimmage at Countdown to Craziness.

Okafor puts on a show at Countdown to Craziness

Those who scoffed when CBS Sports announced that Jahlil Okafor as its preseason National Player of the Year might want to rethink their critique of the decision.

Former Blue Devil Luol Deng responded to Danny Ferry's comments Tuesday evening via press release.

Former Blue Devil Luol Deng responds amid Atlanta Hawks execs racist remarks

Atlanta Hawks GM Danny Ferry is coming under fire after several racist comments aimed at Luol Deng during a conference call conversation surfaced Monday.

Vice President for Student Affairs Larry Moneta took to Cameron Indoor Stadium to show off his basketball skills in the student-faculty game.

Class of 2015 defeats Grant Hill-led faculty in game at Cameron Indoor Stadium

The senior squad was too much for the Duke faculty to handle despite the best—and unconventional—efforts of player-coach and two-time national champion Grant Hill

In her seven years as Duke head coach, Joanne P. McCallie has racked up 202 wins in additon to three ACC Championships and four Elite Eight appearances.

McCallie inducted into Maine Basketball Hall of Fame

The former two-time All-State selection was one of 16 inductees in the inaugural class.

Senior Sean Kelly added to Duke basketball roster

Senior Sean Kelly—younger brother of former Blue Devil Ryan Kelly—will join Duke as a walk-on for the 2014-15 season

No. 1 overall recruit Jahlil Okafor will look to lead the nation's top-ranked recruiting class at Duke next season.

Top-ranked recruiting class to lead Duke basketball in 2014-15

This year's basketbal recruiting class just might be head coach Mike Krzyzewski's best one yet.

Head coach Mike Krzyzewski will stay at the helm for USA basketball at least through the 2016 Olympics.

Krzyzewski to lead Team USA in FIBA World Cup

Head coach Mike Krzyzewski has been watching the FIFA World Cup to capture the sense of national pride he will look to instill in Team USA this August.

Former Salt Lake Community College point guard Mercedes Riggs will transfer to Duke for her junior and senior seasons.

Duke women's basketball signs sophomore transfer point guard Riggs

Following a two-year stint at Salt Lake Community College, Mercedes Riggs, a 5-foot-7 point guard, will attend Duke starting in the fall on full scholarship.

In his farewell column, senior Andrew Beaton writes that he may have learned as many lessons from Blue Devil head coach Mike Krzyzewski as he did in his four years at Duke.

Krzyzewskiology 101

Columnist Andrew Beaton may have learned as many lessons from head coach Mike Krzyzewski as he did during his four years at Duke.

Duke basketball gets commitment from Rice-transfer Obi via Instagram

Former Rice forward Sean Obi announced his decision to transfer to Duke Monday night via social media.

Former Duke forward Haley Peters signed a training camp contract with the WNBA’s Washington Mystics after going undrafted.

Former Duke women's basketball forward Peters signs with WNBA's Mystics

Duke senior and former forward for the women's basketball team Haley Peters has signed a training camp contract with the Washington Mystics.

Jeff Capel, Jon Scheyer receive coaching promotions

Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski promoted Jeff Capel to associate head coach and Jon Scheyer to assistant coach

A day after teammate Jabari Parker announced he would enter the NBA draft, redshirt sophomore Rodney Hood declared his intentions to go pro as well.

Rodney Hood to enter NBA draft, will not return to Duke basketball

Not quite a one-and-done, but Rodney Hood's first season with the Blue Devils will also be his last.

Freshman standout Jabari Parker announced that he will enter the 2014 NBA draft.

Jabari Parker to enter NBA draft, will not return to Duke basketball

Freshman Jabari Parker will forego his final three seasons of collegiate eligibility and enter the NBA draft.

There is no timetable for Jabari Parker to announce whether he is staying in school or departing for the NBA.

Jabari Parker announcement still on hold

Contrary to media reports earlier in the week, Jabari Parker will not announce Wednesday whether he has played his final game in a Duke uniform.

The first Blue Devil selected in the WNBA draft since 2011, Chelsea Gray earned a pick from the hometown Connecticut Sun Monday night in Uncasville, Conn.


Two of the most prolific guards in Duke program history will be taking their talents to the next level

Issac Blakeney and four teammates have taken their talents from the gridiron to the track in order to improve their speed for the fal.

Beyond the gridiron

Five Blue Devils are looking to gain an edge in speed by competing in track this spring