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A look back at Duke men's basketball's best recent matchups with Virginia

(01/16/19 4:37pm)

During the last five seasons, a traditional ACC clash has turned into a rivalry as Virginia has grown into one of the nation's elite programs. Although Duke has met the Cavaliers on just six occasions in that stretch—this will be the first time since 2010-11 that the teams play twice in the regular season—there have been plenty of thrilling matchups.

ChronSports' Top 10 of 2018 — No.3: Duke men's basketball comes up inches short of a Final Four appearance

(12/29/18 3:35am)

With the end of 2018 quickly approaching, The Chronicle's sports department takes a look back at the biggest sports stories of the year. Each day, The Blue Zone will review a major game, event or storyline that helped shape the course of the year in Blue Devil athletics.  

Scouting the opponent: Five questions as Temple readies for first-ever matchup with Duke football

(12/24/18 5:03pm)

When Duke takes on Temple Thursday afternoon in Shreveport, La., it will be the first time the Blue Devils and Owls have ever met on the gridiron. Temple, after starting the season with a pair of losses to FCS side Villanova and Buffalo, finished the year on a hot streak—the Owls won six of their last seven games to end with an 8-4 ledger, losing only to No. 7 Central Florida.

Welcome to Cameron Indoor: The history behind a gym that became a Duke basketball icon

(12/17/18 2:52am)

When Duke played its first-ever intercollegiate basketball game in 1906, the Blue Devils took the court in a relatively unfamiliar spot. The Ark—more formally known as the Angier Duke Gymnasium—on what is Duke's present-day East Campus, hosted North Carolina's inaugural college hoops matchup as the Blue Devils fell to Wake Forest College 24-10.