Chat with Duke's Josh McRoberts
|Duke's Josh McRoberts is going from a role player to star player this season.|
McRoberts was among ESPN.com's Impact 25, a list of 25 players, administrators and coaches that will be in the news this season. McRoberts is one of nine returning players that made the list. You can also rank ESPN.com's Impact 25 teams.
McRoberts, along with junior guard DeMarcus Nelson and sophomore guard Greg Paulus, was named a team captain for the '06-'07 season. McRoberts and Paulus become the first sophomores to be named team captains in the 102-year history of the Duke men's basketball program.
McRoberts, an ACC All-Freshman team and ACC All-Tournament second team selection in 2006, posted the team's top field goal percentage (.605, 115-of-190) last season. He was also third on the team in scoring at 8.7 points per game and second in blocked shots (46) and rebounding (5.3 rpg.).
The Blue Devils open the 2006-07 campaign on Sunday, Nov. 12 at home against Columbia in the opening round of the College Basketball Experience Classic. For more information on the Blue Devils, visit Duke's athletics home page.
Send your questions now and join McRoberts in chat on Friday at 1:30 p.m. ET.
Check out the other Midnight Madness chats SportsNation has lined up for Friday afternoon: (all times Eastern)
2 p.m. - Villanova's Curtis Sumpter
2:30 p.m. - UCLA's Luc Richard Mbah a Moute
3 p.m. - ESPN NCAA MBB analyst Jay Bilas
3:30 p.m. - Pittsburgh's Aaron Gray