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2021 Schedule
2nd in ACC
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2dMyron Medcalf

Coach K knocks NCAA call on max games rules

Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski said on Monday that the NCAA's new rules tied to the maximum allotment of 27 games for the upcoming college basketball season created more challenges for conferences and schools.

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ESPN nixes plans to host hoops events at Disney

ESPN is canceling plans to host eight of its men's college basketball events at the ESPN Wide World of Sports property at Walt Disney World, which was the site for the NBA's bubble.


Courtside: NCAA SVP of Basketball Dan Gavitt talks about what's being considered in deciding when to start the college basketball season

Seth and Dan tip off the podcast by discussing the ACC’s proposal to include all DI teams in this year’s NCAA Tournament and college programs salivating over Billy Donovan. Then the guys are joined by NCAA SVP of Basketball Dan Gavitt (16:24) to talk about the considerations for starting the college basketball season, if the number of games to be eligible for the tournament will be reduced, all of the contingency plans being evaluated for the tournament and more.


Packer & Durham Hour 2: No fans for Duke

While some schools announce they will try having fans at their football home openers, Duke has announced they will have no fans at any of their fall sports games. We talk so Duke's Sr associate AD Bob Weiseman and learn what went into the decision. Plus we play a little True/False and get some predictions on how many wins some of the top ACC schools will get this year.


Hour 3: Celtics Circuit

Keyshawn Johnson, Jay Williams, and Zubin Mehenti explain how Anthony Davis going from a beta to an alpha is key for the Lakers success. Also, Kara Lawson, the new Head Coach for Duke's womens basketball team, joins the show to discuss the jump for Jayson Tatum and Jaylen Brown. David Pollack joins the show to provide comments on Lane Kiffin saying players should be allowed to transfer.

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71dMyron Medcalf

No. 3 prospect Banchero commits to Blue Devils

Center Paolo Banchero, ESPN's No. 3-ranked prospect in 2021, committed to the Duke Blue Devils on Thursday. The 6-foot-8 Banchero was heavily recruited by Tennessee and Kentucky in addition to Duke.


Hour 3: Blue Blood Talks

Keyshawn Johnson, Jay Williams, and Zubin Mehenti unpack the story about North Carolina and their virtual classes and what it means moving forward. Legendary blue blood coaches Mike Krzyzewski and John Calipari join the show to discuss how life is on their campus and their faith in having a season at all. Also, is Brett Brown on the hot seat?

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73dMyron Medcalf

Coach K: NCAA can't afford to again lose tourney

Duke's Mike Krzyzewski and Kentucky's John Calipari believe the NCAA can't afford to lose the revenue from another canceled NCAA tournament, and that a bubble format might be the best way to avoid that.

Coach K: 'We need to have the tournament' (1:01)

Courtside: Greenberg and Dakich discuss who's had the best offseason in college basketball

Seth Greenberg and Dan Dakich tip off the podcast by discussing who’s had the best offseason between Michigan State, Baylor and Villanova. They also look at Florida, Auburn and Purdue’s offseason and talk about the transfer culture in college basketball. Later, the guys discuss the possibility of a bubble for college athletes, if they’d draft LaMelo Ball, why Seth isn’t solid on Anthony Edwards and Lou Williams’ adventure outside the NBA bubble.


Courtside: Who's staying in the NBA Draft and who's returning to college?

Seth Greenberg and Dan Dakich tip off the podcast by stating the obvious: They don’t know anything about when, how or if college basketball will be played. Then the guys run through players that are still deciding whether they’ll stay in the NBA Draft or return to college, what Michigan State will look like next year if Xavier Tillman leaves and the impact of Filip Petrusev going pro on Gonzaga. Plus, they discuss how many difference-makers are in the draft, what the G League looks like this season and Europe basketball leagues being hit hard by the pandemic.

Incoming Duke freshman Jalen Johnson reaches back for monster slam (0:25)

Team Stats

Points Per Game82.53rd
Rebounds Per Game40.129th
Assists Per Game15.536th
Points Allowed68.0

Tournament History

Final Fours16
Tournament Record108-36
Championship Seasons1991, 1992, 2001, 2010, 2015
Tournament Appearances41