| Dec 3, 2014
| 9:57 PM
While William and Mary’s Marcus Thornton was wearing out Richmond, the Spiders were wearing down the Tribe, though barely.
Thornton, a 6-foot-4 senior guard, scored 37 points. Richmond survived that and perilous moments in the final seconds to...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 1:30 PM
Less than a month into what figures to be their lone season together, Jahlil Okafor, Justise Winslow and Tyus Jones already have produced enough highlights to fill your nightly sportscast. Indeed, expect the commanding Okafor, wiry Winslow and inventive...
| Dec 21, 2014
Tommy Amaker is more dreamer than pragmatist. Always has been.
He believed that Mike Krzyzewski, with little more than Chicago toughness, a West Point education and Bob Knight's endorsement, could coach Duke basketball back to national prominence....
| Dec 7, 2014
| 6:14 PM
About a year ago, Chicago’s Jahlil Okafor told the nation what college basketball team he had chosen to play for. (Spoiler alert: It was Duke.)
This year, there’s already talk about NBA teams “tanking” for the opportunity to...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 2:58 PM
Duke basketball coach and lifelong Cubs fan Mike Krzyzewski learned about the Jon Lester signing Wednesday during a guest spot on "The Dan Patrick Show."
His reaction summed up the feelings of all long-suffering Cubs fans: “Hallelujah."...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 8:21 PM
Maryland beat a team called the Blue Devils pretty soundly Monday night at Xfinity Center. Dez Wells couldn't have been happier — or better.
No, Mike Krzyzewski and the Atlantic Coast Conference didn't suddenly have a change of heart and...
| Nov 30, 2014
| 7:18 PM
Five St. Louis Rams players raised their hands during introductions before the game against the Oakland Raiders on Sunday in a show of support for the people of Ferguson and Michael Brown, who was fatally shot by a police officer on Aug. 9. The "don't...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 8:07 AM
Early projections have the No. 1 recruit in college basketball, Duke's Jahlil Okafor, as a leading candidate to be the top pick in the 2015 NBA Draft.
Coach Mike Krzyzewski said Wednesday he understands Okafor is not long for the Blue Devils. The 6-10,...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 3:47 PM
Ahead of their Tuesday night game at Duke, the Hurricanes understood the challenges they'd face when they took the court against the fourth-ranked Blue Devils at Cameron Indoor Stadium, one of college basketball's most intimidating venues.
| Jan 14, 2015
| 4:51 AM
Today's Hyde5 blog:
1. Jim Larranaga and Al Golden took over the Miami basketball and football programs, respectively, at the same time four years ago. They each were immediately blindsided by the Nevin Shapiro mess that resulted in player suspensions,...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 9:38 AM
Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski said Wednesday he understands that center Jahlil Okafor, a former Whitney Young star, is not long for the Blue Devils.
Early projections have Okafor as a leading candidate to be the top pick in the 2015 NBA draft. The 6-foot-...