NC State Fan Claims Responsibility For Upset Over 6th-ranked Duke

Following NC State’s 88-66 victory Wednesday in Raleigh over the 6th-ranked Duke Blue Devils, one ecstatic Wolfpack fan was quick to claim some responsibility for the outcome. Jackson Bowles, a lifelong Wolfpack supporter, told reporters he helped the team avoid being jinxed by refusing to watch the game. “Well it made sense to me at … Continue reading NC State Fan Claims Responsibility For Upset Over 6th-ranked Duke

ESPN Official Calls For Day of Mourning After #1 Duke Upset by Stephen F. Austin

In response Stephen F. Austin State University's 85-83 upset over top-ranked Duke in overtime Tuesday, one official at ESPN called for a national "day of mourning" out of respect for the defeated Blue Devils. ESPN Chairman James Pitaro told reporters that it was only fair to Duke Head Coach Mike Krzyzewski and the team's fans. … Continue reading ESPN Official Calls For Day of Mourning After #1 Duke Upset by Stephen F. Austin

Duke Football Called “Formidable” For First Time Since 1989

A writer for SI.com took an unexpected stance Wednesday when she referred to the Duke University football team as a "formidable" opponent for Notre Dame for the 2019 season. In the story "Bold Predictions for the 2019 College Football Season", SI writer Joan Niesen predicted that the Fighting Irish would be out of playoff contention … Continue reading Duke Football Called “Formidable” For First Time Since 1989