CONTENT TYPES

FILTER BY DATE

    • From
    • To

SEARCH TOOLS

289 results for "devils"

Page of 18
  1. Arizona Wildcats, Duke Blue Devils headline early Top 25 for 2014...

    Eamonn Brennan

    Arizona headlines early Top 25 for 2014-15 men's college basketball season.

    Story | Conversation | April 07, 2014
  2. Did Duke's bid for No. 1 matter?

    Eamonn Brennan

    In its fourth season under Jeff Bzdelik, the Wake Forest Demon Deacons men's basketball team is not quite the fan-alienating train wreck of seasons past, but it isn't very good, either. Wake Forest has scored 1.0 points per possession and allowed ...

    Blog | March 06, 2014
  3. Planning for Success: Can Vermont finish?

    Eamonn Brennan

    For most of the first two months of the season, the Duke Blue Devils were a bad defensive team. Not by their own standards. Not relative to their conference or their opponents. No qualifications needed. Just plain bad. Their home game against Verm...

    Blog | March 03, 2014
  4. Brennan's Wooden Watch: Week 14

    Eamonn Brennan

    1. Doug McDermott, Creighton: At this point, it's getting hard to come up with material for the Arbitrarily Capitalized Doug McDermott Awesomeness Tracker. Well, OK, that's not exactly true. McDermott is doing plenty of awesome things. But it's just ...

    Blog | February 20, 2014
  5. Afternoon Links: When you were young

    Eamonn Brennan

    What we're reading while we use a Windows PC for the first time since 2005. Submit links via Twitter. After Kentucky's loss, A Sea of Blue takes a deep, considered breath following Saturday's disappointing home loss to Florida, and thinks about w...

    Blog | February 17, 2014
  6. Big data will change college hoops, too

    Eamonn Brennan

    In October, Duke made a watershed announcement: It would become the first college basketball program to install STATS LLC's SportVU cameras in its arena. For years, NBA franchises have been recording, compiling and analyzing the data that SportVU'...

    Blog | February 06, 2014
  7. Game Plan: Arizonas phase two

    Eamonn Brennan

    Game Plan is our Monday morning primer, designed to give you everything you need to know about games that were and the games that will be in college hoops this week. Send us feedback and submissions via email and Twitter. It is a testament to how g...

    Blog | February 03, 2014
  8. Brennan's Wooden Watch: Week 11

    Eamonn Brennan

    The original version of this file just said "Doug McDermott, Doug McDermott, Doug McDermott, Doug McDermott" over and over again for 1,000 words, but my editors told me that wouldn't work,* so I guess we'll stick with the usual format. *Not actually...

    Blog | January 30, 2014
  9. How Duke stopped Lamar Patterson

    Eamonn Brennan

    Just two minutes and 12 seconds after Duke and Pittsburgh tipped off as ACC opponents for the first time, Pittsburgh ran its first play designed to get Lamar Patterson a bucket. It worked: Patterson rubbed shoulders with two pin-down screens, got fre...

    Blog | January 28, 2014
  10. Planning for Success: Scouting Patterson

    Eamonn Brennan

    It's no one's fault. Frankly, the first two months of Lamar Patterson's marvelous senior season went by mostly unnoticed for pretty good reasons. Besides, the fifth-year senior's career to date was that of an archetypal Jamie Dixon player: solid, con...

    Blog | January 27, 2014
  11. Game Plan: The implications of injuries

    Eamonn Brennan

    Game Plan is our Monday morning primer, designed to give you everything you need to know about games that were and the games that will be in college hoops this week. Send us feedback and submissions via email and Twitter. Do Michigan State's injuri...

    Blog | January 27, 2014
  12. Afternoon Links: Is Jabari hitting the wall?

    Eamonn Brennan

    What we're reading while we marvel at C.L. Brown's good humor. Submit links via Twitter. Is it the freshman wall, or something else? NBC's Rob Dauster digs through some film and tries to figure out why Duke freshman Jabari Parker -- a surefire Al...

    Blog | January 16, 2014
  13. Planning for success: ASU's best hope

    Eamonn Brennan

    Calling Arizona-Arizona State a rivalry is a little like calling someone who only plays "Angry Birds" on their phone a "gamer" - it's technically true but hugely deceptive. Yes, Arizona State fans hate Arizona. And yeah, Arizona fans probably deri...

    Blog | January 13, 2014
  14. Afternoon Links: Reading is fundamental

    Eamonn Brennan

    What we're reading while we avoid making literacy jokes. Submit links via Twitter. With anecdotes provided by outspoken former UNC-Chapel Hill learning specialist Mary Willingham, CNN'S "Schools of Thought" series gets in on the NCAA fun: "Willingh...

    Blog | January 08, 2014
  15. New AP poll ends one crazy Duke streak

    Eamonn Brennan

    What does six years get you? How about a term in the U.S. Senate? Or one college degree, plus the two victory laps you wish you'd taken? Think about everything that's happened in the past six years: the work you've done, the places you've visited, ho...

    Blog | January 06, 2014
  16. Brennan's Wooden Watch: Week 3

    Eamonn Brennan

    The third week of Wooden Watch (or as I like to call it, "Wooden Watch 3: The Watchening") brings with it more tumult than its preceding editions. From sheer math alone, this makes sense. The Thanksgiving schedule pushed last week's Watch up to Tu...

    Blog | December 05, 2013