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On The Fly: A Tardy Apology From Coach K

Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski apologized to Oregon and forward Dillon Brooks for his comments after the Blue Devils' 82-68 loss in the Sweet 16.

Brooks hit a three-pointer late in the game and celebrated Thursday night. In the postgame handshake line, Brooks said, Coach K told him he was "too good a player to do that." Later, Coach K denied saying that. The apology came after audio of the Coach K-Brooks exchange was posted on various websites Friday night. To Coach K's credit, he said in his statement, "It is not my place to talk to another team's player and doing so took the focus away from the terrific game that Dillon played." The apology was the...

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