Duke outlasts Spartans, to meet UConn for title
The top-ranked Blue Devils were finally tested but answered well enough for a 68-62 victory over Michigan State in a national semifinal.
Duke center Brand hits boards this time around
Setting a tone early in a rematch with Michigan State, Elton Brand collected eight points and -- more importantly -- 13 rebounds by halftime.
Brand knows rebounding will be key against Spartans
Elton Brand got only three rebounds in Duke's first meeting with Michigan State in December. It will be his mission to get more this time around.
Langdon shakes free of postseason shooting woes
Trajan Langdon shot 19-for-68 from the field, including 11-for-38 from beyond the arc as Duke was ousted from the NCAAs the last two seasons.
Blue Devils' Brand awarded Oscar Robertson Trophy
Elton Brand beat out Mateen Cleaves, Richard Hamilton, Andre Miller and Jason Terry for this year's Oscar Robertson Trophy.
Another cakewalk lands Blue Devils in Final Four
Duke's 85-64 win over Temple leaves the nation's top team closing the decade in the spot where it was almost every year at the start of the '90s.