- Duke Basketball Database
Chris Carrawell will enter his first season on the Duke women’s basketball staff following four years on the Blue Devil men’s basketball staff under Head Coach Mike Krzyzewski.
Carrawell was the Assistant Video Coordinator/Assistant Strength & Conditioning Coach in 2010-11 and Graduate Assistant/Head Team Manager from 2008-10, after being hired in 2007-08 as the Duke Athletics Outreach Coordinator at Duke.
In his new role with Joanne P. McCallie’s program, Carrawell will assist the staff in on-campus recruiting, develop game strategies, break down game film and help plan practices, assist with summer camps and contribute in staff meetings.
The 2000 ACC Player of the Year and a first team All-America selection, Carrawell was a member of the Duke men’s basketball program from 1996-2000. He was also a two-time All-ACC selection in his career with the Blue Devils. He is tied for 27th on the all-time scoring list at Duke with 1,455 career points and also ranks 14th in school history with 0.8 blocks per game and tied for sixth with 116 overall wins. Carrawell helped the Blue Devils dominate the ACC during his tenure finishing his career with 66 conference victories, second most all-time by a Duke player.
A second round draft pick by the NBA’s San Antonio Spurs, Carrawell played overseas after graduating from Duke. He last played in Holland in 2007 where his team finished second after losing in the championship finals.
Carrawell resides in Mebane with his wife Keisha Royster-Carrawell. He has two sons, Caleb and Christian.