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We Sing for Birthdays

December 6, 2014 -
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Matt and Semi both turned 20 on Friday.  A busy exam period did not stop captain Amile Jefferson from securing personalized birthday cakes for his [...]

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Jabari Named NBA Rookie of the Month

December 5, 2014 -
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Congrats to Jabari Parker, who was named NBA Rookie of the Month for November. Jabari helped the Bucks to a 10-8 record and averaged 11.9 [...]

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Nike Unveils New Kyrie Shoe

December 5, 2014 -
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With the announcement of the ‘KYRIE 1′, Kyrie Irving became the first player in the last six years to receive a signature shoe from Nike. [...]

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Duke Shows Up Against Ranked Opponents

December 5, 2014 -
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So it turns out Duke is pretty good against ranked teams over the course of the last decade.  

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“Kyrie” Climbs the Charts in Baby Name

December 2, 2014 -
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SB Nation did a cool breakdown of the most popular NBA-inspired baby names. Notably gaining ground is the name “Kyrie”. It had the 10th biggest [...]

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Jabari Visits Children’s Hospital

November 26, 2014 -
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Here is a great video of Jabari Parker paying a visit to the Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin right before the holidays. Jabari is one of [...]

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New Kyrie Air Force Ones

November 25, 2014 -
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  Nike recently released  two new limited Air Force 1 color ways in honor of Kyrie Irving. Kyrie’s signature and “K” design are on the [...]

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Okafor Named ACC Freshman of the Week

November 25, 2014 -
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Congrats to Jahlil Okafor for being selected as the ACC Freshman of the Week for the second consecutive week. Jahlil averaged 14.3 points, 8.3 rebounds, [...]

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Powerful Jahlil Okafor Article on ESPN

November 12, 2014 -
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ESPN’s Dana O’Neil wrote a fantastic article on freshman Jahlil Okafor. The piece is centered on the hardship of losing his mother at a young [...]

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Duke’s Business School Earns #1 Ranking

November 12, 2014 -
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Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business earned the top spot in Bloomberg Businessweek‘s ranking of full-time MBA programs. Fuqua had been ranked 6th prior to the [...]