Philly's Amile Jefferson Helping Duke Make March RunPhiladelphia’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.
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Syracuse Rallies To Beat Denver In Lacrosse Semis In PhillyDerek 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.
Duke Beats Cornell At The Linc To Advance To Lacrosse FinalDavid 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.
Louisville Beats Duke 85-63 To Reach Final FourRuss 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.
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.
Temple Falls To Duke 90-67 In Battle Of UnbeatensSeth 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.
Temple Ready To Welcome Duke To Wells Fargo CenterThe 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.
Penn Pounded By Duke, 85-55Ryan Kelly had 18 points and 12 rebounds to help No. 7 Duke beat Pennsylvania 85-55 on Sunday.
Delaware's Late Surge Not Enough To Top Duke In NCAA Lacrosse TournamentDelaware 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.
<em> Men's Basketball:</em> Wildcats Drop, Owls Out Of New AP PollAs 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.