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Austin Rivers

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  • Virginia has reasons to believe heading into merciless Cameron Indoor Stadium

    Virginia has reasons to believe heading into merciless Cameron Indoor Stadium
    When the Cameron Indoor Stadium scoreboard read 42-33 in Virginia's favor last January with just over 16 minutes remaining, there was reason to believe the signature road victory for coach Tony Bennett was on the horizon. Then, Duke became Duke. A 16-...
  • Teel Time: UVa adds recruit early, and Duke's Krzyzewski raves about Bennett's defense

    When unheralded point guard Teven Jones signed with Virginia in November, his coach at Fishburne Military School said Cavaliers fans would be pleasantly surprised. “I think I’ve got a pretty good idea of who can play at what level,”...
  • Teel Time: Krzyzewski applauds Virginia and Mike Scott after Duke escapes at Cameron

    Teel Time: Krzyzewski applauds Virginia and Mike Scott after Duke escapes at Cameron
    As basketball observers go, Mike Krzyzewski and Austin Rivers have impeccable credentials. One’s a Hall of Fame coach, the other a future first-round draft choice whose dad guided the NBA’s most storied franchise to a championship. So their...
  • Huskies fall to Duke 86-80 at Madison Square Garden

    Huskies fall to Duke 86-80 at Madison Square Garden
    Freshman Austin Rivers scored 18 points, and No. 5 Duke survived a bad day at the free-throw line to hold off Washington 86-80 at Madison Square Garden in New York City. The Blue Devils (9-1), who have won two in a row since losing at No. 2 Ohio State on...
  • Terps falls to Duke, 74-61

    Terps falls to Duke, 74-61
    Comcast Center was thick with memories Wednesday night. The nostalgia was created by the presence of retired Maryland coach Gary Williams, returning for one last pre-game fist pump to the student section as the court was dedicated in his name. It was...
  • Teel Time: Virginia Tech tests its Duke "philosophy" Thursday at Cassell

    Virginia Tech’s basketball program is 3-8 against Duke since joining the ACC. Sounds rather grim until you consider how the rest of the conference has fared against Mike Krzyzewski’s Blue Devils. Over the same span, since the 2004-05 season...
  • Greenberg says Virginia Tech "melted" in loss to Duke

    Greenberg says Virginia Tech "melted" in loss to Duke
    January matched Virginia Tech basketball's worst month in Seth Greenberg's eight seasons as coach. Six defeats in seven games, including setbacks at ACC lightweights Wake Forest and Boston College. February couldn't have started with a much more...
  • Teel Time: Duke's Coach K gracious to Virginia Tech, applauds his team's decision to abandon Twitter

    Almost without fail, in victory or defeat, Duke basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski says something gracious about the Blue Devils’ opponent. Duke’s 75-60 win at Virginia Tech on Thursday was no different. “They can hit threes, and (Erick)...
  • Teel Time: Yet another top-10 showdown for Duke-Carolina, college basketball's best rivalry

    Teel Time: Yet another top-10 showdown for Duke-Carolina, college basketball's best rivalry
    The Kansas-Missouri Border War makes for great college basketball theater, witness the No. 4 Tigers’ stunning come-from-behind victory over the No. 7 Jayhawks on Saturday night. The game marked the third time in rivalry history that both teams were...
  • Teel Time: Rivers joins Laettner in Duke's big-shot pantheon with buzzer-beater at Carolina

    Teel Time: Rivers joins Laettner in Duke's big-shot pantheon with buzzer-beater at Carolina
    Christian Laettner still reigns. The stakes, the drama, the 10-for-10 perfection. But in the pantheon of Duke buzzer-beaters, only Laettner’s epic 20 years ago ranks above Austin Rivers’ dagger Wednesday night. Perhaps you were among the 21,...
  • ACC: Young man Rivers rolls past North Carolina

    ACC: Young man Rivers rolls past North Carolina
    Just when you think it might be possible for the Terps to inch closer to Duke, you get another glimpse of the future, and it remains bright for the Blue Devils. With their reputation and their terrific recruiting, it may always be thus. Wednesday night,...