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Duke's Wendell Carter leaving school for NBA after 1 season

Apr. 16, 2018 12:20 PM EDT

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Duke forward Wendell Carter Jr. is leaving for the NBA Draft after one season in college. Carter announced his decision Monday through the school, and team spokesman Mike DeGeorge says Carter plans to hire an agent. Carter averaged 13.5 points, 9.1 rebounds and a team-best 2.05 blocks...

Gary Trent Jr. leaving Duke after 1 season for NBA draft

Apr. 7, 2018 11:56 AM EDT

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Gary Trent Jr. says he's leaving Duke after one year for the NBA draft. Trent announced his decision Saturday through the school, and team spokesman Mike DeGeorge says the freshman guard is in the process of hiring an agent. The son of NBA veteran Gary Trent became the third member of...

Several Duke freshmen may follow Grayson Allen out the door

Mar. 26, 2018 1:08 PM EDT

Duke started another season at No. 1 but ended it before the Final Four. Now the Blue Devils await the NBA draft decisions from several potential one-and-done freshmen with next year's top recruiting class arriving over the summer. The Blue Devils started four freshmen and it is unclear if all have played their...

NCAA Latest: Kansas gets past Duke in OT classic for Final 4

Mar. 25, 2018 7:40 PM EDT

The Latest on the NCAA Tournament (all times Eastern): 7:40 p.m. Malik Newman scored all 13 of Kansas' points in overtime, and the top-seeded Jayhawks are back in the Final Four for the first time since 2012 after beating No. 2 seed Duke 85-81 in overtime in the Midwest Region final. The Jayhawks had failed to...

Duke turns back Orange 69-65, sets up matchup with Kansas

Mar. 24, 2018 1:33 AM EDT

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — All that talk about busted brackets and the maddest March ever — not happening in the Midwest. What started as a chess match turned into a free-throw-shooting contest. When it was over, Duke won. Grayson Allen and Gary Trent Jr., made four clutch free throws down the stretch to...

NCAA Latest: Texas Tech beats Purdue for last Elite 8 spot

Mar. 24, 2018 12:37 AM EDT

The Latest on the NCAA Tournament (all times Eastern): 12:35 a.m. Texas Tech is headed to the Elite Eight for the first time in program history. Keenan Evans had 16 points and the third-seeded Red Raiders overcame an early first half hole and dominated second-seeded Purdue down the stretch to earn a 78-65 victory...