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The U.S. Olympic men’s basketball team’s listless bronze-medal finish in Athens in 2004 led USA Basketball to put longtime NBA executive Jerry Colangelo in charge …
As we count down to Mike Krzyzewski’s 1,000th career victory, we take you back through some of Coach K’s most memorable moments as Duke head coach. In this Coach 1K Moment, Duke senior Roshown McLeod and freshman Elton Brand help the Blue Devils overcome a 17-point second half deficit against bitter rival, North Carolina. The win not only sealed an undefeated season at Cameron Indoor Stadium, but also was the 500th of Coach Krzyzewski’s career.
Following Coach K’s 500th win as Duke head coach, during the 2000-01 season, the school surprised Coach K by naming the floor at Cameron Indoor Stadium in his honor.