1998–99 Duke Blue Devils men's basketball team

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1998–99 Duke Blue Devils men's basketball
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ACC Regular Season Champions, ACC Tournament Champions
Conference Atlantic Coast Conference
Ranking
Coaches #2
AP #1
1998–99 record 37–2 (16–0 ACC)
Head coach Mike Krzyzewski
Assistant coach Quin Snyder
Assistant coach David Henderson
Assistant coach Johnny Dawkins
Home arena Cameron Indoor Stadium
Seasons
« 1997–98 1999–2000 »

The 1998–99 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

  • East
    • Duke (1) 99, Florida A&M (16) 58
    • Duke 97, Tulsa (9) 56
    • Duke 78, Missouri State (12) 61
    • Duke 85, Temple (6) 64
  • Final Four
    • Duke 68, Michigan State 62
    • Connecticut 77, Duke 74

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Awards and honors[edit]

  • Mike Krzyzewski, Naismith College Coach of the Year
  • Mike Krzyzewski, ACC Coach of the Year
  • Elton Brand, ACC Player of the Year, Adolph Rupp Trophy, Oscar Robertson Trophy, Naismith College Player of the Year, John R. Wooden Award

Team players drafted into the NBA[edit]

Round Pick Player NBA Club
1 1 Elton Brand Chicago Bulls
1 11 Trajan Langdon Cleveland Cavaliers
1 13 Corey Maggette Seattle SuperSonics
1 14 William Avery Minnesota Timberwolves

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