2016 ScheduleAll times ET

2016 Schedule
25-11, 5th in ACC
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21hAndy Katz

Officials: NCAA could pull tourney sites from N.C.

North Carolina must prove to the NCAA that its host arenas will provide a discrimination-free zone or risk losing NCAA tournament games in 2017 and 2018, multiple officials told ESPN.

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Duke, Florida to face off in Jimmy V Classic

Florida and Duke will meet on Dec. 6 in the Jimmy V Classic at Madison Square Garden as one of two high-profile games to help raise funds for cancer research.

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Will Ingram move into top spot?

There's a chance Brandon Ingram could become the No. 1 pick, at least that's the way things seem to be trending. It may have less to do with his play on court and more to do with the luck of the draw. Big Board 7.0 (Insider)

Final class rankings: Kentucky or Duke? (2:48)

Duke does it again on recruiting trail

If they wanted to, the Blue Devils could almost fill their entire starting lineup with freshmen studs. Four of the signees pledged to play in Durham next season are in the top 50 of the new ESPN 100. See the full rankings

Massive changes in final ESPN 100 update (3:18)
Coach K: Amaker, Wojciechowski and Battier best Duke defenders (1:05)

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Duke forward Amile Jefferson was approved for a medical hardship waiver and will suit up for the Blue Devils in 2016-17.

Andy Katz ESPN Senior Writer 

From Duke: DURHAM, N.C. – The Atlantic Coast Conference has approved a medical hardship waiver for Duke senior Amile Jefferson, making him eligible to compete for the Blue Devils in 2016-17. Duke sought the waiver on Jefferson's behalf after he missed all but nine games in 2015-16 due to a right foot fracture sustained in December. In those nine games, he averaged 11.4 points and 10.3 rebounds. In 115 games in a Duke uniform, including 68 starts, Jefferson has averaged 6.1 points and 5.7 rebounds while shooting .624 from the field. His 277 career offensive rebounds are sixth-most in program history.

Ingram or Simmons as No. 1 pick? (2:08)

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Duke transfer Derryck Thornton is down to USC, Washington, Miami and Kansas, his father confirms to ESPN.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Duke has offered five-star ESPN 60 guard Hamidou Diallo, per his coach.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Kansas coach Bill Self met with Duke transfer Derryck Thornton Jr. in Durham today, source told ESPN.

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Ingram should be Lakers' pick at No. 2

Pre-lottery odds have the Lakers drafting second. If that happens, Chad Ford writes that Duke freshman Brandon Ingram is the logical choice to become the team's next superstar. Mock draft 6.0 (Insider)

Jackson exits Jordan Brand Classic with head injury (0:38)
Ken Jeong's unbiased take on Grayson Allen (1:52)
Biancardi, Fraschilla recap the Nike Hoop Summit (2:59)
Capel: A lot of work to put Duke's 2016 class together (1:18)
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Why Duke has CBB's strongest roster in years

An influx of top-level freshmen doesn't often coincide with an abundance of returning experience, but that's exactly what Duke has in 2016-2017. It's a blend that should scare opponents.

Team Stats

Points Per Game77.3
Rebounds Per Game33.3
Assists Per Game11.7
Points Allowed77.0Tied-84th

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