Freshman Tyus Jones poured in 22 points—including nine in the final 1:38—to lead the Blue Devil comeback Wednesday.

INSTANT CLASSIC: Tyus Jones fuels comeback as Duke basketball tops North Carolina 92-90 in overtime

Tobacco Road—meet Tyus Jones.

Letter from the sports editor: Duke-UNC Dean Smith banner

Following the legendary Tar Heel coach’s passing Feb. 7, we at The Chronicle knew we had to honor the late Tar Heel legend—we just had to find the right moment. Tonight’s game will be that moment.

THE SHOW GOES ON: Duke basketball set to host rival North Carolina

Mother Nature gave it her best shot with winter storm Octavia, but this year, the show will go on—No. 4 Duke will play host to No. 15 North Carolina.

Senior Quinn Cook is averaging a career-high 14.8 points through 25 games this season and will look to lead Duke to victory against rival North Carolina Wednesday.

Quinn Cook looks to be Duke's 'rock' heading into final North Carolina game at Cameron Indoor Stadium

Duke's lone senior—guard Quinn Cook—is ready for what will be his fourth and final clash with the Tar Heels at Cameron.

Duke's freshman quartet of Jahlil Okafor, Tyus Jones, Justise Winslow and Grayson Allen (not pictured) will all make their debut appearance in college basketball's most famous rivalry Wednesday.

Blue Devil freshmen prepared for first Duke-North Carolina contest

For more than 50 percent of the Blue Devil offense, it will be the first—and possibly last—time they ever line up against the light blue neighbors.

Senior Kevin Shamieh is one of only two undergraduate Cameron Crazie tenters to be in Tent No. 1 all four years.

The moose in the middle

For Kevin Shamieh and fellow Duke University seniors who have faithfully slept in tents for more than a month during each of the past four years, when the final buzzer sounds Wednesday, it will be...

Freshman Azura Stevens was the sole Blue Devil to join Elizabeth Williams in double figures, as the rookie went for 13 points.

Duke women's basketball falls on the road to hot-shooting Notre Dame

Luck just does not seem to run out for the Fighting Irish.

Duke senior center Elizabeth Williams is one block away from having 400 in her collegiate career.

Duke women's basketball set to face No. 4 Notre Dame in clash for first place in ACC

The last time the Blue Devils defeated Notre Dame, much of the current Duke roster was just learning how to walk. Eighteen years later, the Blue Devils will look to their young talent to carry them...

Freshman reserve Grayson Allen overcame a knee injury to contribute again in Duke's 80-72 win at Syracuse Saturday night.

Grayson Allen overcomes Thursday knee injury to contribute in Duke-Syracuse

The freshman reserve had five points, two assists and a steal in eight minutes despite having a scare just 48 hours before the game.

No. 4 Duke's first win at the Carrier Dome vs. Syracuse as an ACC foe did not come easily and was the next chapter in what could be another great conference rivalry.

Krzyzewski, Boeheim drive 'great rivalry' between Duke and Syracuse

The Blue Devils got their first win at the Carrier Dome against Syracuse Saturday night, prompting plenty of discussion about the teams' budding rivalry.

Known for dominating offensively, Jahlil Okafor showed his greatness with some key defensive plays to lead his team to win No. 22 on the season.

Okafor puts greatness on display in Blue Devils' win at Syracuse

Freshman Jahlil Okafor continued to shine, as he went for 23 points and 13 rebounds in Duke's 80-72 win against the Orange.

Freshman Jahlil Okafor finished with 23 points—15 coming in the second half—in Duke's 80-72 win.

Okafor plays strong late, powers Duke to 80-72 win at Syracuse

Behind a 26-7 run and a monster double-double from Jahlil Okafor, the Blue Devils avenged last season's overtime loss at the Carrier Dome.

Rasheed Sulaimon's buzzer-beating 3-pointer sent the game into overtime at the Carrier Dome.

Duke-Syracuse: A Chron-ology

The first two installments of the Duke-Syracuse series as ACC foes were instant classics. In anticipation of round three Saturday night at the Carrier Dome, we take a look back at the first two in...

ESPN's First Take—hosted by Skip Bayless, Cari Champion and Stephen A. Smith—will travel to Durham to film a showing before the North Carolina game Feb. 18.

ESPN's First Take to film show at Penn Pavilion as lead-up to the Duke-North Carolina game

ESPN popular's talk show First Take is coming to Duke—though it might not be in the first place you expect it to be.

Elizabeth Williams finished just shy of a double-double with nine points and eight rebounds in Thursday's 71-45 win.

Duke women's basketball rolls Virginia, picks up sixth straight win

Redshirt freshman Rebecca Greenwell scored 22 points in Thursday's road win and broke the school for most 3-pointers made in a rookie campaign.

Kevin White named to NCAA Division I men's basketball committee

Director of Athletics Kevin White will serve a five-year term on the committee, which determines the field for the NCAA tournament.

Senior Quinn Cook scored a season-high 26 points in Monday's 73-70 win at Florida State and will look to keep the hot hand against Syracuse.

Duke basketball set to take on Syracuse for first time since 2014 instant classics

The Blue Devils and Orange will renew their series Saturday at the Carrier Dome Saturday after two instant classics last season.

Freshman Azura Stevens ranks second on the team with 14.0 points per game through 24 contests this season.

Duke women's basketball to kick off road trip at Virginia

The Blue Devils are settling into a successful streak of competition and now turn to play four of their five final regular season games on the road.

Freshman Azura Stevens has come on strong for the Blue Devils in ACC play this season.

Power of the post: Williams leading next Blue Devil great in Stevens

Freshman Azura Stevens seems poised to join All-American senior Elizabeth Williams as Duke’s next great post presence

Guards Quinn Cook and Tyus Jones have combined to average 25.1 points per game through 24 games this season.

A Quinning combination: The success of Cook and Jones in the Duke backcourt

Remember when the media was trying to figure out whether Tyus Jones and Quinn Cook could play together? Mike Krzyzewski does.

Freshman Tyus Jones netted a double-double with 16 points and 12 assists to help Duke defeat Florida State Monday night.

Duke basketball pushed to wire but tops Florida State 73-70

Buoyed by standout performances from senior Quinn Cook and freshman Tyus Jones, the Blue Devils staved off the Seminoles on the road.

Senior Quinn Cook set the tone Saturday with his defense against Jerian Grant and will look to do the same Monday at Florida State.

Duke basketball faces Florida State on short rest

After a surprisingly comfortable win against a top-10 foe, the Blue Devils must get right back on the court Monday against the Seminoles.

Sophomore Kendall Cooper scored 11 points and grabbed seven rebounds after being inserted into the starting lineup in place of the injured Oderah Chidom.

Cooper steps up for Duke women's basketball in Chidom's absence

Sophomore Kendall Cooper and senior Amber Henson filled in admirably for the injured Oderah Chidom in Sunday's 89-60 win.

Elizabeth Williams finished just shy of Duke’s second triple-double this season, posting 21 points, 12 rebounds and nine assists.

Duke women's basketball dominates Clemson to pick up fifth-straight win

The Blue Devils continue their climb to the top of the ACC Sunday with dismantling of the Tigers.

Sophomore Matt Jones had a career-high 17 points in Sunday's 90-60 victory against No. 10 Notre Dame.

'Time is right now' for Duke's Matt Jones

In Sulaimon's absence, sophomore Matt Jones has elevated his game to a new level, leading the Blue Devils past No. 10 Notre Dame in easy fashion.