1997–98 Duke Blue Devils men's basketball team

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1997–98 Duke Blue Devils men's basketball
Duke Athletics logo.svg
ACC regular season champions
Maui Invitational champions
NCAA Tournament, Elite Eight
ConferenceAtlantic Coast Conference
Ranking
CoachesNo. 5
APNo. 3
1997–98 record32-4 (15–1 ACC)
Head coachMike Krzyzewski (18th season)
Assistant coachQuin Snyder
Assistant coachJohnny Dawkins
Assistant coachDavid Henderson
Home arenaCameron Indoor Stadium
Seasons
1997–98 ACC men's basketball standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   PCT     W   L   PCT
No. 3 Duke 15 1   .938     32 4   .889
No. 4 North Carolina 13 3   .813     34 4   .895
Maryland 10 6   .625     21 11   .656
Wake Forest 7 9   .438     16 14   .533
Clemson 7 9   .438     18 14   .563
Georgia Tech 6 10   .375     19 14   .576
Florida State 6 10   .375     18 4   .818
NC State 5 11   .313     17 15   .531
Virginia 3 13   .188     11 19   .367
1998 ACC Tournament winner
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1997–98 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

  • South
    • Duke (1) 99, Radford (16) 63
    • Duke 79, Oklahoma State (8) 73
    • Duke 80, Syracuse (5) 67
    • Kentucky (2) 86, Duke 84

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Team players drafted into the NBA[edit]

Round Pick Player NBA Club
1 20 Roshown McLeod Atlanta Hawks

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References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.databasesports.com/ncaab/tourney.htm?yr=1998
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2013-01-05. Retrieved 2012-12-16.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)