November 30, 2016

DURHAM — Still undermanned, No. 6 Duke managed to push toward another victory on Tuesday. 

Using only six players, some of those banged up, the Blue Devils (7-1) churned out a 78-69 victory against Michigan State.

Coach Mike Krzyzewski looked at Tom Izzo’s Spartans and immediately…

Tarboro's Lewis honored by Big Ten

November 30, 2016

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Junior defensive end Tyquan Lewis and senior punter Cameron Johnston were each named major award winners by the Big Ten Conference Tuesday as the all-conference defensive and specialists teams were announced by the league.

Four from Ohio State’s defense earned first-…

Allen injured as Duke blasts Appalachian State

November 27, 2016

DURHAM — Grayson Allen found his shot early.

The Duke junior attacked the right side of the Appalachian State defense on Saturday, drilling jumpers. He rattled off 21 first-half points, going 4 of 6 from 3-point range during that time.

But there was no second-half encore in Cameron…

Underclassmen pace N.C. Wesleyan

November 23, 2016

Justin Tankelewicz nestled into the corner and sank a 3-pointer.

Just minutes later, the N.C. Wesleyan guard hit another from the top of the circle.

He almost drained another, but his heel touched the paint and the shot was waived off.

The sophomore finished with a game-high 25 points in an 88-81…