DURHAM, N.C. – With the Duke men’s basketball team officially opening the 2013-14 season Friday afternoon with the team's first practice of the year, head coach Mike Krzyzewski and his players addressed the media.
Krzyzewski announced the appointment of senior Tyler Thornton and redshirt sophomore Rodney Hood as team captains and spoke at length about the 2013-14 squad’s unique makeup and style of play. To hear more from Coach K and Hood, as well as senior Josh Hairston, sophomore Amile Jefferson and impact freshman Jabari Parker, check out the attached Blue Devil Network videos.
Fans can get their first look at the 2013-14 squad on Friday, Oct. 18, during Duke’s annual Countdown for Craziness. Duke will then host Bowie (Oct. 26) and Drury (Nov. 2) for exhibition matchups before officially kicking off the season at home against Davidson on Nov. 8.