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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...

Duke freshman Duval enters NBA draft, plans to hire agent

Apr. 4, 2018 7:22 PM EDT

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Duke freshman Trevon Duval is entering the NBA draft. Duval announced his decision through the school Wednesday, and team spokesman Mike DeGeorge said the point guard plans to hire an agent. Duval is the 14th Duke freshman to declare for the draft, and the second this offseason....

Duke is No. 1 in way-too-early AP rankings for 2018-19

Apr. 3, 2018 5:52 PM EDT

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Villanova was clearly college basketball's best team in 2017-18, romping through the NCAA Tournament and capping it with a rout of Michigan in the title game. Now depression sets in for fans. It's seven long months until the next game. We've got something to (hopefully) tide you over: A...

Duke is No. 1 in way-too-early AP poll for 2018-19

Apr. 3, 2018 3:34 PM EDT

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Villanova was clearly college basketball's best team in 2017-18, romping through the NCAA Tournament and capping it with a rout of Michigan in the title game. Now depression sets in for fans. It's seven long months until the next game. We've got something to (hopefully) tide you over: A...

Who is No. 1? Top college player often not top NBA prospect

Mar. 28, 2018 6:52 PM EDT

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Duke's Marvin Bagley III, Arizona's Deandre Ayton and Oklahoma's Trae Young are certain high NBA draft picks, one of them could easily be the top overall selection. Still, that doesn't make any of them the best player in college basketball. That's a different question. Villanova's...

Duke's Marvin Bagley says he will enter the NBA draft

Mar. 28, 2018 6:48 PM EDT

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Duke freshman Marvin Bagley III is entering the NBA draft. Bagley announced his decision Wednesday on his verified Instagram account, saying he "learned a lot this year on and off of the court." Duke spokesman Mike DeGeorge said Bagley would "eventually" hire an agent. Bagley is...