Coach K Leads U.S. To Gold in London

Great for most of the Olympics, just good enough for gold. The U.S. men’s basketball team defended its title by fighting off another huge challenge from Spain, pulling away in the final minutes for a 107-100 victory on Sunday and its second straight Olympic championship. And just like 2008, the star-studded Americans had to work […]

903! Coach K Passes Knight on All-Time Wins List

Cheek to cheek, Mike Krzyzewski and Bob Knight hugged, a player and his coach celebrating a big win – one it’s safe to say might never happen again in college basketball. The man known simply as “Coach K” became Division I’s winningest coach when No. 6 Duke beat Michigan State 74-69 on Tuesday night in […]

National Champs!

The too-perfect basketball story with the too-perfect ending is still available on DVD. The real celebration for the new national champion — that’s taking place on Tobacco Road. Kyle Singler scored 19 points and Brian Zoubek rebounded Gordon Hayward’s miss with 3.6 seconds left Monday night to help Duke beat Butler 61-59, ending the tiny […]

Coach K Pays Northwestern Visit After Team Snaps Skid

Northwestern coach Chris Collins admitted he wasn’t known for his defense when he played at Duke. “So for [Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski] to be at one of my games where my team holds a team to 35 points, that means a lot to me,” ­Collins said. Krzyzewski watched from the stands as the Wildcats limited […]

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Inside Basketball with Duke’s Coach K Airs Saturday

Get ready for the upcoming Duke men’s basketball campaign with the season premiere of Inside Basketball with Duke’s Coach K. The 30-minute show, produced by the Blue Devil IMG Sports Network, airs Saturday, Nov. 2 at 9:30 a.m. on Fox Sports South. This weekend’s show features Hall of Fame Duke basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski previewing […]

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Duke’s Krzyzewski Shows Leaders How to Lead

The major public threads of Mike Krzyzewski’s life – basketball, leadership, service to country – intersected briefly near the midpoint of Practice Number 20 for the 2013-14 Duke Blue Devils. Krzyzewski strode the Cameron Indoor Stadium court the other day in a Duke blue shirt and black pants while players swirled through drills defined on […]

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