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Minnehaha's Jalen Suggs named Minnesota AP Player of Year

Mar. 26, 2020 12:58 PM EDT

The 2020 Associated Press All-State teams for Minnesota high school boys basketball: PLAYER OF THE YEAR Jalen Suggs, Minnehaha Academy ___ FIRST TEAM Jalen Suggs, senior, Minnehaha Academy Dawson Garcia, senior, Prior Lake Chet Holmgren, junior, Minnehaha Academy Kerwin Walton, senior, Hopkins Drake Dobbs,...

FILE - In this Feb. 8, 2020, file photo, Duke guard Tre Jones drives to the basket against North Carolina guard Leaky Black (1) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Chapel Hill, N.C. Tre Jones was selected to the Associated Press All-ACC team selected Tuesday, March 10, 2020.  (AP Photo/Gerry Broome, File)

Duke sophomore point guard Tre Jones declares for NBA draft

Mar. 21, 2020 4:32 PM EDT

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Duke sophomore Tre Jones says he will enter the NBA draft. The point guard was named to the third team of The Associated Press All-America team on Friday after being named Atlantic Coast Conference player of the year by the league and runner-up for the same award from the AP. Jones...

FILE - In this Dec. 31, 2019, file photo, Duke center Vernon Carey Jr. dunks against Boston College during the first half of an NCAA basketball game in Durham, N.C. Carey Jr. was selected to the Associated Press All-ACC team selected Tuesday, March 10, 2020.  Carey Jr. was also named AP ACC Player of the Year and Newcomer of the Year in the ACC. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome, File)

Duke's Carey, FSU's Hamilton headline AP top honors in ACC

Mar. 10, 2020 12:09 PM EDT

Duke freshman big man Vernon Carey Jr. is both The Associated Press player and newcomer of the year in the Atlantic Coast Conference, while Florida State’s Leonard Hamilton is the coach of the year. Carey and teammate Tre Jones were the only unanimous picks to the AP All-ACC team announced Tuesday, a day...

Florida State's head coach Leonard Hamilton talks up his bench in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game with Boston College Saturday, March 7 2020, in Tallahassee, Fla. Florida State won 80-62. (AP Photo/Steve Cannon)

Duke's Jones, Florida State's Hamilton snag top ACC honors

Mar. 9, 2020 2:57 PM EDT

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — The Atlantic Coast Conference on Monday named Duke guard Tre Jones as the league's player of the year and its defensive player of the year and Leonard Hamilton of regular season champion Florida State as coach of the year. Jones, a sophomore, is averaging 16.2 points and 6.4 assists...

North Carolina guard Christian Keeling, left, and Duke guard Tre Jones chase the ball during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Durham, N.C., Saturday, March 7, 2020. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)

Carey, Robinson help No. 12 Duke beat rival UNC 89-76

Mar. 7, 2020 10:04 PM EST

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Vernon Carey Jr., Tre Jones and No. 12 Duke didn't need any wild escape to beat rival North Carolina this time. The Blue Devils took care of the Tar Heels with a strong start-to-finish performance — with the only unexpected part being the jolt coming from graduate reserve Justin...

Florida State's Trent Forrest, left, passes the ball away from Notre Dame's Prentiss Hubb during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Wednesday, March 4, 2020, in South Bend, Ind. (AP Photo/Robert Franklin)

No. 7 FSU, No. 10 Louisville go for ACC regular-season title

Mar. 6, 2020 4:01 AM EST

A look at the upcoming week around the Atlantic Coast Conference: GAMES OF THE WEEKEND No. 10 Louisville at No. 22 Virginia and Boston College at No. 7 Florida State. The regular-season title comes down to two games starting 30 minutes apart Saturday afternoon, with both FSU and Louisville tied and able to...

North Carolina State guard Markell Johnson (11) and Duke guard Cassius Stanley (2) chase the ball during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Durham, N.C., Monday, March 2, 2020. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)

Stanley, boardwork, zone help No. 12 Duke top NC State 88-69

Mar. 2, 2020 10:35 PM EST

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Cassius Stanley saw the pass coming his way, soared high to corral the ball then threw it down with his right hand to throw the home crowd into a frenzy as Duke's lead ballooned. The 12th-ranked Blue Devils had finally gotten loose in the second half, both from North Carolina State and...

Virginia forward Mamadi Diakite (25) shoots over Duke forward Matthew Hurt (21) during an NCAA college basketball game Saturday, Feb. 29, 2020, in Charlottesville, Va. (AP Photo/Andrew Shurtleff)

Huff plays huge as Virginia beats No. 7 Duke, 52-50

Feb. 29, 2020 9:49 PM EST

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Jay Huff brought his flair for the dramatic to a completely new level, and brought down the program he grew up rooting for in his hometown. Virginia's 7-footer from Durham, North Carolina, with a career marked by a knack for highlight reel dunks and blocked shots, but not so...

Wake Forest guard Brandon Childress (0) is all smiles in double overtime of an NCAA college basketball game against Duke, Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2020, in Winston-Salem, N.C.  Brandon Childress hit a tying 3-pointer late in regulation and finished with 17 points to help Wake Forest stun seventh-ranked Duke 113-101 in double overtime. (AP Photo/Lynn Hey)

Childress, Demon Deacons stun No. 7 Duke 113-101 in 2OT

Feb. 25, 2020 11:34 PM EST

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Brandon Childress never panicked as shot after shot clanged off the rim. Nor did Wake Forest when it fell behind late in regulation against seventh-ranked Duke. It turned out Childress and the Demon Deacons had a few big shots left in them — enough to end a long losing...

Duke guard Cassius Stanley (2) reacts following a basket against Virginia Tech during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Durham, N.C., Saturday, Feb. 22, 2020. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)

Stanley shoots Duke past Hokies

Feb. 22, 2020 11:32 PM EST

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Duke’s energy was back. Not surprisingly, so was its dominance. Cassius Stanley scored 21 points and made a season-high five 3-pointers to help No. 6 Duke beat Virginia Tech 88-64 on Saturday night. Matthew Hurt added 16 points and a season-high 10 rebounds for the Blue Devils...