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Banchero headlines this season's Duke men's basketball roster as one of the top freshmen in the country.
SPORTS  |  MEN'S BASKETBALL

Film room: Analyzing Duke men's basketball forward Paolo Banchero

Ahead of Coach K's final season, Duke men's basketball is bringing in several new players to Durham. In this series, we analyze film on each of the Blue Devils' new signees and transfers for the 2021-22 season. Previously, we took a look at Bates Jones, Theo John, Jaylen Blakes, AJ Griffin and Trevor Keels. Finally, we look at Paolo Banchero.  


After playing for Georgia Tech, Louisville and Team Nigeria, Balogun comes to Duke with a versatile skillset.
SPORTS  |  WOMEN'S BASKETBALL

Film room: Analyzing Duke women's basketball's Elizabeth Balogun

A stacked class of newcomers mark head coach Kara Lawson's first major accomplishment at Duke. Heading into the 2021-22 season, we take a look at film from Duke women's basketball's newest players. Previously, we analyzed Lexi Gordon, Lee Volker, Amaya Finklea-Guity, Nyah Green, Celeste Taylor, Imani Lewis and Jordyn Oliver. Next up, we look at Elizabeth Balogun.