2014-2015 Duke Blue Devils Men's Basketball Schedule
It's never easy in the ACC, a conference routinely considered
one of the very best in the country, but the Blue Devils always seem to have a talented team that can match anything that
is thrown at them. Be there for all the highlight-reel action this season as the Blue Devils look to give their fans another
incredible season of college basketball in which absolutely anything can happen. In 2013-2014, the Blue Devils once again
had an exciting season filled with plenty of big wins, leaving them with a 26-9 overall record and going 13-5 in the ACC.
But even though that sounds like a great season for almost every school in the nation, Duke tends to have some pretty high
standards and the Devils are eager to prove that they can do even more.
And that's why Cameron Indoor Stadium is sure
to be loaded with great fans pouring into the stands to help complete the atmosphere for all of the top games of the season,
which makes it always a great idea to put down the remote and head out to see the big matchup the way it was meant to be seen.
Against other prominent teams like North Carolina, Virginia, Syracuse, Pitt and many more, the Blue Devils will have some
serious competition on their schedule once again this year, but with each challenge is an opportunity for the Blue Devils
to show that they're as dangerous as ever.
With a program like this, it also certainly isn't only about the home games,
as seeing the Duke Blue Devils away from home is the type of experience that every fan needs to be a part of sooner or later.
Come out and see the Blue Devils do their thing on the road and you definitely won't be the only one, as this is a well-traveled
fan base that shows up at every turn to cheer on the Blue Devils. Put it all together and it's another incredible season that
is sure to have more than a fair share of nail-biting moments, making this a team that you once again have to look out for
as they look to make some waves in the ACC.
Duke Blue Devils Basketball Team Info
With all of the Blue
Devils' success also comes a target on their backs and every team in the country is regularly gunning for Duke so have to
constantly be prepared to take the opposing team's best shot. However, they are also caught up in in one of the greatest rivalries
in sports at any level with the University of North Carolina Tar Heels. Whenever the two schools meet one another, the eyes
of the sports world are focused on the gym and basketball fans have been treated to some of the sport's most historic games
of all time whenever Duke and North Carolina square off against one another. Overall, this is a team that has earned a reputation
for routinely putting together one of the most complete teams in the country from one year to the next – a tradition
that continues to take shape as the Blue Devils continue to be a significant factor in arguably the toughest conference in
The NCAA Basketball Experience
No matter how big the TVs get, no matter how crisp the sound
systems, there is simply no duplicating the college basketball experience, particularly when you're talking about the type
of experience that you can have along with thousands of passionate Duke fans at Cameron Indoor. This is a basketball venue
that has gained a legendary status when it comes to excitement, as the energy emanating from the stands is simply unbelievable
and it's easy to get absolutely lost in the action. When the Duke Blue Devils are in the middle of a close game that has all
the makings of an instant classic, the atmosphere will completely speak for itself, and you'll finally understand with crystal
clarity the origin of the nickname the Cameron Crazies.
Duke Blue Devils Basketball History
The Blue Devils
have made most of their success under legendary coach Mike Krzyzewski, one of the most celebrated coaches in the history of
college basketball. Duke has won multiple NCAA Tournament Titles and numerous ACC Championships over the years, often placing
their best games in starting rotations in the NBA, giving the Blue Devils a nearly unparalleled tradition of success. The
Blue Devils have been to the NCAA Tournament 36 times and have produced nine National Players of the Year, which tells you
quite a bit about the overall success and level of star power that frequently is on campus. The school has won four National
Championships, most recently in 2010 when they defeated Butler. All in all, Duke has largely become the gold standard for
college basketball excellence, mostly thanks to a rich tradition and a dynamic current program that always ranks near the
best in the country.
Duke Blue Devils Basketball Trivia
Two different Blue Devils have won multiple ACC
Player of the Year Awards. Can you name them?
The answer is both Danny Ferry and J.J. Reddick. Leading a very good Duke
team in 1988 and 1989, Ferry would end up winning the award both seasons as the conference's best player, eventually followed
by a great run by Reddick, who was the ACC's top player in both 2005 and 2006.
Duke Blue Devils Basketball Fans
Indoor Stadium is one of the most famous basketball venues in the country for a reason, and it isn't because there is a lack
of excitement from game to game. Come out to Cameron and you'll see what big-time basketball is all about, as there is something
special about being there with tens of thousands of passionate fans that pour into the stands in droves to scream for their
favorite team. With a schedule packed with impressive matchups once again this season, it's the perfect time to grab your
team gear and get ready to see some of the rim-rocking excitement. As the Devils eye the top of the standings in another season
loaded with intense matchups, the stands will be hopping along all season long.