1996–97 Duke Blue Devils men's basketball team

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1996–97 Duke Blue Devils men's basketball
Duke text logo.svg
ACC Regular Season Champions
Conference Atlantic Coast Conference
Ranking
Coaches #8
AP #8
1996–97 record 24–9 (12–4 ACC)
Head coach Mike Krzyzewski
Assistant coach Tommy Amaker
Assistant coach Quin Snyder
Assistant coach Tim O'Toole
Home arena Cameron Indoor Stadium
Seasons
« 1995–96 1997–98 »

The 1996–97 Duke Blue Devils men's basketball team represented Duke University. The Head Coach was Mike Krzyzewski. The team played its home games in the Cameron Indoor Stadium in Durham, North Carolina, and was a member of the Atlantic Coast Conference.

NCAA basketball tournament[edit]

Seeding in brackets

  • West
    • Duke (2) 81, Murray State (15) 78
    • Providence (10) 98, Duke 87

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Awards and honors[edit]

  • Mike Krzyzewski, ACC Coach of the Year
  • Mike Krzyzewski, Basketball Times National Coach of the Year

Team players drafted into the NBA[edit]

No one from the men’s basketball team was selected in the 1997 NBA Draft.[2]

References[edit]