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President Barack Obama (Photo by Andrew Harrer-Pool/Getty Images)

Obama Calls Coach K, Auriemma To Congratulate Them On Winning Titles

President Barack Obama has congratulated the Duke men’s and University of Connecticut women’s teams on winning the NCAA basketball championships.

04/08/2015

CBS' Jim Nantz speaks to Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski after winning the NCAA national title game at Lucas Oil Stadium on April 6, 2015 in Indianapolis, Indiana. The Blue Devils defeated Wisconsin 68-63. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

A Ring For Each Finger: Duke’s Coach K Wins 5th Title

Nothing much changes for Duke except the star players Mike Krzyzewski recruits. It’s a program of consistency. It’s a program that has become the model for others.

04/07/2015

CBS' Jim Nantz speaks to Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski after winning the NCAA national title game at Lucas Oil Stadium on April 6, 2015 in Indianapolis, Indiana. The Blue Devils defeated Wisconsin 68-63. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Boomer & Carton: Coach K Is A Living Legend

John Wooden is somewhat of the ‘Gold Standard’ when it comes to coaching college basketball — or any sport for that matter.

WFAN–04/07/2015

Duke's Coach K (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images), Wisconsin star Frank Kaminsky (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Duke, Wisconsin Step Into Spotlight In NCAA Title Game

Duke languished in the shadows of Kentucky all season, the big blue juggernaut that nobody seemed to be talking about.

04/06/2015

Head coach Mike Krzyzewski of the Duke Blue Devils makes a speech after defeating the Gonzaga Bulldogs 66-52 in the South Regional Final of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at NRG Stadium on March 29, 2015 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Keidel: Is Coach K Closing In On Wooden As The Greatest Of All Time?

Even if you don’t consider Coach K the equal of Coach Wooden — or even close — there’s no shame in coming in second place. At least in this case.

03/31/2015

Branden Dawson #22 of the Michigan State Spartans fouls Bronson Koenig #24 of the Wisconsin Badgers as he tries to knock the ball away during the championship game of the 2015 Big Ten Men's Basketball Tournament at the United Center on March 15, 2015 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Up 3 In The Final Seconds, Do You Foul Or Defend?

Should you commit a foul and let the offense shoot two free throws, hoping to avoid the possibility of a tying 3-pointer? Or should you simply play defense and try to prevent any good looks from beyond the arc?

03/19/2015

Head coach Mike Krzyzewski of the Duke Blue Devils directs his players in the first half of the game against St. John's at Madison Square Garden on Jan. 25, 2015. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Duke Imposes Its Will In Second Half, Beats St. John’s For Coach K’s 1,000th Victory

Mike Krzyzewski earned his 1,000th career win Sunday, making him the first NCAA Division I men’s coach to reach the milestone, when No. 5 Duke surged past St. John’s in the second half for a 77-68 victory at Madison Square Garden.

01/26/2015

Fans pull for head coach Mike Krzyzewski of the Duke Blue Devils prior to their game against the Pittsburgh Panthers at Cameron Indoor Stadium on January 19, 2015 in Durham, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Coach K’s First Shot At 1,000 Wins Will Come Against St. John’s At MSG

His first chance to become the first men’s coach in Division I history to reach four figures comes Sunday against St. John’s in Madison Square Garden.

01/20/2015

Coaches Mike Krzyzewski, Jim Boeheim, Tom Thibodeau and Monty Williams of the USA Men's National Team stand during the practice on August 18, 2014 at West Point in West Point, New York. (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Army Grad Coach K Takes Team USA To West Point

“To spend a day here is better than any offensive or defensive drill you could have,” Krzyzewski said. “It bonds the team together and that’s what today was about.”

08/19/2014

LeBron James (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

LeBron Leads USA Basketball Team Roster; Melo, D-Will, Chandler Selected

With LeBron James sticking around and some of the NBA’s best players joining him, the U.S. basketball team could be better than ever.

01/23/2014

Head coach Mike Krzyzewski of the Duke Blue Devils (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Rothstein: Monday Morning Notebook; Duke, Dayton, ‘Nova And More

The Blue Devils have three known commodities in Jabari Parker, Rodney Hood and point guard Quinn Cook, but after that everything is in flux.

12/02/2013

The Louisville Cardinals celebrate with the Midwest regional champion trophy after they won 85-63 against the Duke Blue Devils. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Louisville Perseveres Over Duke After Ware’s Gruesome Leg Injury

After Kevin Ware’s scary leg injuy, Louisville persevered over the Duke Blue Devils and into the Final Four.

03/31/2013

Carmelo Anthony #15 of the United States celebrates winning the Men's Basketball gold medal game between the United States and Spain on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympics Games at North Greenwich Arena on August 12, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

U.S. Men’s Basketball Team Defends Title, Beats Spain To Take Home Gold Medal

The U.S. men’s basketball team defended its title by fighting off another huge challenge from Spain, pulling away in the final minutes for a 107-100 victory and its second straight Olympic championship.

08/12/2012

Carmelo Anthony (credit: Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

Carmelo Anthony, Team USA Put On Olympic Clinic In Record-Shattering Win

The U.S. team had scored 100 points by the middle of the third quarter. It was that kind of night for the Americans.

08/03/2012

The United States during a break in play against France during their game at the London 2012 Olympic Games. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images

Hartnett: No Point In Comparing 2012 USA Basketball To ‘Dream Team’

It’s pointless to compare the 2012 Men’s Olympic basketball roster to the 1992 “Dream Team.” USA’s current roster has their own challenge in front of them.

07/29/2012

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