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June 3, 2021

Every Word From “Everytime We Touch,” Duke’s Fight Song

Drew Franklin 5:00pm June 3, 2021 6/3/21

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Duke has a lot of weird traditions, but none as weird as its obsession with a German techno song about two horned up lovers touching and kissing each other. “Everytime We Touch” by Cascada, a Eurodance trio, is the Blue Devils’ anthem. It’s played at every home basketball game and the Cameron Crazies lose all…

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May 12, 2021

Five-star prospect picks UW-Milwaukee over Duke

Drew Franklin 11:00am May 12, 2021 5/12/21

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Huge news in the basketball recruiting world this morning as five-star talent Patrick Baldwin picked Milwaukee over Duke. Yes, the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee over the Blue Devils of Duke University. He’ll be a Panther. Our nation’s top-ranked high school small forward and a top-five player in the incoming college basketball class, Baldwin had good reason…

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March 19, 2021

Pitino weighs in on the absence of Kentucky and Duke in the tournament

Drew Franklin 4:00pm March 19, 2021 3/19/21 Comments Disabled

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Before his Iona Gaels try to upset Alabama tomorrow afternoon, Rick Pitino joined Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman to preview the tournament, and the absences of Kentucky and Duke from the tournament came up in the discussion. “It can happen to anybody,” Pitino told the show. “It can happen to anyone in a COVID-type…

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February 25, 2021

Prediction: The NCAA’s new plan will put Duke in the tournament

Drew Franklin 5:00pm February 25, 2021 2/25/21

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Earlier today the NCAA announced its big plans for how it will replace teams that have to drop out of the tournament with COVID issues. You can read it here if you haven’t already. Now let’s talk about these First Four alternates and a nightmare situation that could arise. As the policy is written, only…

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February 2, 2021

Duke lost again last night, so there’s that

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 11:10am February 2, 2021 2/2/21

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The pandemic season has not been kind to college basketball’s blue bloods. We’re all too familiar with Kentucky’s struggles this year, but Duke lost to a 7-10 Miami squad last night, dropping their record to 7-6. The Blue Devils were an eleven-point favorite and the Hurricanes were only playing with six scholarship players. Woof. Duke…

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January 24, 2021

The Scoop: Coach K never stops teaching!

Wynn McDonald 10:00pm January 24, 2021 1/24/21

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**DISCLAIMER: Much like the equivalency of losing to Louisville and an econ test, this post is purely fictional. Its purpose is to entertain, not to inform. Don’t freak.** Since last night’s angry postgame dressing-down of a poor, unsuspecting econ student who asked him a question, Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski has been taking quite a…

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December 28, 2020

This is Officially the Worst Christmas Gift for a Kentucky Basketball fan

Nick Roush 4:00pm December 28, 2020 12/28/20

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Christmas morning was nearing a close. My soon to be nine-month-old was ready for a nap, exhausted after playing in wrapping paper for hours. “Wait, there’s one more gift,” my brother-in-law told me. Instead of excitedly unwrapping a Red Ryder bb-gun, once the bubblewrap was removed I found myself speechless. It’s been three days and…

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December 4, 2020

Bellarmine Kicks off D-I Schedule at Duke

Wynn McDonald 4:00pm December 4, 2020 12/4/20

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For many Louisville residents, particularly in the Highlands area, a night spent watching Bellarmine basketball at Knights Hall is a quintessential community activity—on par with seeing a movie at the Baxter Avenue Theatres or waiting in line for a milkshake at Dairy Kastle. It’s also a place where UK and UofL fans can watch hoops…

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October 28, 2020

UK vs. Duke men’s soccer match postponed due to COVID

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 6:00pm October 28, 2020 10/28/20

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The Kentucky men’s soccer team will have to wait until the spring to beat Duke again. UK just announced that Friday’s match between the Cats and the Blue Devils has been postponed due to positive COVID-19 tests and appropriate quarantine procedures of close contacts on Kentucky’s side. The action is consistent with COVID-19 management requirements…

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July 10, 2020

Kara Lawson expected to be named Duke Women’s Basketball coach

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 4:30pm July 10, 2020 7/10/20

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How about some good sports news for a change? One of our favorites here at KSR is about to get “the call.” There are multiple reports this afternoon that Kara Lawson will be named the next head coach of the Duke Women’s Basketball team. Lawson has been an assistant on the Boston Celtics staff since…

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