GREENSBORO, N.C. – It was a euphoric scene on the court after the victory. The players were smiling and the coaches looking for anyone and everyone to hug.
It was an atmosphere more appropriate for a celebration to advance to the Final Four, but this is what it’s become for the Duke Blue Devils these days.
After a first-round exit at the hands of VCU a couple years ago and coming up short last season in the second round after a narrow opening-round escape against Belmont, Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski is headed back to the … Sweet 16?
Are you serious?