The most important developments for the Blue Devils' upperclassmen will certainly come in their junior class, with Alex O'Connell and Jordan Goldwire being the keys to Duke reaching the next level this season.
Although Duke was playing far from daunting competition, the Blue Devils showcased a physical offense with weapons up and down the roster before they play Kansas in the season opener.
Expect to see Krzyzewski sub Goldwire in when he needs to either give Tre Jones a break, or Duke is having trouble with an opponent's backcourt.
Virginia pummeled Duke in the crucial ACC matchup.
Freshmen Vernon Carey Jr. and Cassius Stanley stole the show Friday night.
Saturday's contest will be a defensive grind, with a two top defense clashing against some of the streakier offenses in the conference.
Here are some of the best quotes from Wednesday morning, on everything from the ‘J’s’ to the development of Onome Akinbode-James.
The first two frames were microcosms of how anemic Duke can look when either of its two star hitters are having an off day.
Boogie Ellis originally committed to join the Blue Devils in November.
Marques Bolden had his best game of the season against Auburn, where he tallied a career high eight blocks.
Gonzaga toppled Duke in November.