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Philly’s Amile Jefferson Helping Duke Make March Run

Philadelphia’s own Amile Jefferson, a 6’-9” power forward out of Friends Central School has taken on a supporting role under legendary Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski. He may fly under the radar compared to Okafor, but Jefferson does what he can in helping to give Duke as good a chance to make a deep run to the Final Four.


CHAPEL HILL, NC - FEBRUARY 20: North Carolina Tar Heels fans storm the court after a win over the Duke Blue Devils during their game at the Dean Smith Center on February 20, 2014 in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. North Carolina won 74-66.

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Syracuse Rallies To Beat Denver In Lacrosse Semis In Philly

Derek Maltz scored with 19.2 seconds left to give Syracuse a 9-8 come-from-behind win over Denver in the NCAA lacrosse semifinals at Lincoln Financial Field on Saturday.


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Duke Beats Cornell At The Linc To Advance To Lacrosse Final

David Lawson scored the winning goal with 6:35 left in the fourth quarter to lift Duke to a 16-14 victory against Cornell in the NCAA lacrosse semifinals at Lincoln Financial Field on Saturday.


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Louisville Beats Duke 85-63 To Reach Final Four

Russ Smith scored 23 points, Gorgui Dieng had 14 points, 11 rebounds and four blocks and top-seeded Louisville beat Duke 85-63 on Sunday to earn a second straight trip to the Final Four.


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Philadelphia Basking In Reflected Glow of NCAA Tournament Spotlight

“We’re probably looking at an economic impact of eight to ten million dollars,” says Larry Needle, executive director of the Philadelphia Sports Congress.


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Temple Falls To Duke 90-67 In Battle Of Unbeatens

Seth Curry scored 23 points, big men Mason Plumlee and Ryan Kelly had double-doubles and No. 2 Duke beat Temple 90-67 in a matchup of unbeatens on Saturday at the Izod Center.



Wyatt Sparks Temple To 78-73 Win Over No. 5 Duke

Khalif Wyatt scored 22 points and Rahlir Hollis-Jefferson had 17 to help Temple knock off No. 5 Duke 78-73 on Wednesday night.


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Temple Ready To Welcome Duke To Wells Fargo Center

The Temple Owls have won three in a row as they get ready for one of their toughest tests of the season. On Wednesday night, the Owls will battle #5 Duke at the Wells Fargo Center.


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Penn Pounded By Duke, 85-55

Ryan Kelly had 18 points and 12 rebounds to help No. 7 Duke beat Pennsylvania 85-55 on Sunday.


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Delaware’s Late Surge Not Enough To Top Duke In NCAA Lacrosse Tournament

Delaware rallied with four late goals, but defending champion Duke held on to beat the Blue Hens 15-14 on Saturday in the first round of the NCAA men’s lacrosse tournament.



Men’s Basketball: Wildcats Drop, Owls Out Of New AP Poll

As they prepare to battle Notre Dame in another critical Big East match-up, the Villanova Wildcats have dropped four spots in the new AP Top 25 men’s basketball poll.


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Temple Faces Tough Challenge Against #1 Duke

It’s a tall order for the Temple Owls on Wednesday night as they travel down to Durham, North Carolina for a visit with #1 Duke.



College Basketball: Wildcats Hold Serve, Owls Drop in New Top 25 Poll

In the new Top 25 AP poll, Nova doesn’t move, Temple moves down a spot and gets ready to play the new #1 team in the country.