Duke's visit to unbeaten Syracuse promises to be a compelling matchup.
Nearly 15 months after the U.S. Olympic Committee issued a report to help Olympic sports standardize policies to prevent sex abuse in their ranks, a manual outlining the policy is close to being completed.
Syracuse guard Andy Rautins is expected to be out for the 2007-08 season after injuring his left knee during Canada's loss to Brazil in the Tournament of the Americas Wednesday.
Nuggets forward Carmelo Anthony committed $3 million to Syracuse University on Tuesday to build a new men's and women's practice facility.
Suns coach Mike D'Antoni, Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim and Trail Blazers coach Nate McMillan were named assistants to Mike Krzyzewski for the U.S. basketball team.
Syracuse's Jim Boeheim and Connecticut's Jim Calhoun, who led their teams to NCAA titles in 2003 and 2004, were elected to the Basketball Hall of Fame.