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Getting to know new women's basketball head coach Kara Lawson

(10/23/20 11:03pm)

In early July, after the resignation of longtime women’s basketball head coach Joanne P. McCallie, the Duke athletic department went out and searched for its fifth head coach in program history. That search, led by Senior Deputy Director of Athletics Nina King, spanned 20 candidates, narrowed down to six and ultimately two for the final round of interviews. The chosen candidate was both an out-of-the-box hire in her college coaching experience but at the same time, was well positioned within the greater basketball community.







Breakout player: Jarett Garner has exceeded expectations all season

(10/22/20 11:19pm)

Who is this newfound star that’s been impressing Blue Devil fanatics week after week? Where did he come from? Breakout wide receiver Jarett Garner is a redshirt sophomore originally from Harrisburg, N.C., just two hours outside of Durham. Coming out of high school, Garner was a three-star recruit who had an incredible senior year. He was able to haul in 43 receptions for 846 yards and 10 touchdowns, confirming the hype around his ability was very real.



Duke in the NBA: Season wrap up

(10/22/20 3:30pm)

After roughly three months in the Orlando bubble, the NBA has begun the offseason process. This means preparing for the draft, free agency and of course, figuring out how next season is going to be played amid the COVID-19 pandemic. More importantly, it means we can talk about what the future looks like for former Blue Devils who have taken their talents to the sport’s next level.