Women’s Basketball to Host Blue/White Sunday at 2 PM
Courtesy: Duke Sports Information Release: 10/26/2013
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DURHAM, N.C. – Duke women’s basketball fans will get their first chance to see the 2013-14 Blue Devils on Sunday, Oct. 27 as Duke will host its annual Blue/White contest in Cameron Indoor Stadium at 2:00 p.m. The game is free admission.
Head coach Joanne P. McCallie is expected to have the team scrimmage each other as well as playing against the male practice players over a span of four quarters. Following the scrimmage, the entire team will sign autographs on the court.
Duke returns all five starters off its squad that advanced to the NCAA Elite Eight, went 33-3 overall, won the ACC Championship and claimed its fourth straight ACC regular season title. The Blue Devils were tabbed No. 1 in the preseason ACC ledger this week by a vote of the Blue Ribbon Panel and the league’s 15 head coaches.
Following the Blue/White, Duke will host exhibition contests on Wednesday, Oct. 30 at 6:30 p.m., against Glenville State and on Sunday, Nov. 3 versus Coker College at 2:00 p.m. All exhibitions are free admission.
Duke opens the regular season at nationally-ranked California on Sunday, Nov. 10 on ESPNU.