1998–99 Duke Blue Devils men's basketball team

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1998–99 Duke Blue Devils men's basketball
Duke text logo.svg
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.

Schedule[edit]

Date
Time, TV
Rank# Opponent# Result Record Site
City, State
November 14*
5:00 p.m., HTS
#1 Fairfield W 98–66  1–0
Cameron Indoor Stadium (9,314)
November 17*
8:00 p.m., ESPN2
#1 vs. Davidson W 94–61  2–0
Charlotte Coliseum (10,136)
November 21*
7:00 p.m.
#1 South Carolina St W 120–56  3–0
Cameron Indoor Stadium (9,314)
November 26*
12:00 a.m., ESPN
#1 vs. Notre Dame
Great Alaska Shootout
W 111–82  4–0
Sullivan Arena (8,700)
November 27*
12:00 a.m., ESPN
#1 vs. Fresno St
Great Alaska Shootout
W 93–82  5–0
Sullivan Arena (8,700)
November 28*
12:00 a.m., ESPN
#1 vs. #15 Cincinnati
Great Alaska Shootout
L 75–77  5–1
Sullivan Stadium (8,700)
December 2*
9:30 p.m., ESPN
#4 vs. #9 Michigan St
Great Eight
W 73–67  6–1
United Center (19,412)
December 5
7:00 p.m., ESPN
#4 NC State W 89–69  7–1
(1–0)
Cameron Indoor Stadium (9,314)
December 9*
7:30 p.m., ESPN
#3 Florida W 116–86  8–1
Cameron Indoor Stadium (9,314)
December 12*
9:00 p.m., ESPN2
#3 Michigan
Rivalry
W 108–64  9–1
Cameron Indoor Stadium (9,314)
December 20*
1:00 p.m.
#2 North Carolina A&T W 88–53  10–1
Cameron Indoor Stadium (9,314)
December 22*
9:00 p.m., ESPN
#2 vs. #3 Kentucky
Jimmy V Classic
W 71–60  11–1
Continental Airlines Arena (20,029)
December 30*
7:30 p.m., FSS
#2 UNC Greensboro W 104–58  12–1
Cameron Indoor Stadium (9,314)
January 3
1:30 p.m., ESPN2
#2 at #4 Maryland
Rivalry
W 82–64  13–1
(2–0)
Cole Field House (14,500)
January 6
9:00 p.m., ESPN
#2 Georgia Tech W 99–58  14–1
(3–0)
Cameron Indoor Stadium (9,314)
January 10
4:00 p.m., RJ
#2 Virginia W 115–69  15–1
(4–0)
Cameron Indoor Stadium (9,314)
January 13
7:00 p.m., ESPN
#2 at Wake Forest W 82–72  16–1
(5–0)
Lawrence Joel Veterans Memorial Coliseum (14,369)
January 16
1:00 p.m., ABC
#2 Florida St W 98–73  17–1
(6–0)
Cameron Indoor Stadium (9,314)
January 20
9:00 p.m., ESPN
#2 at Clemson W 82–60  18–1
(7–0)
Littlejohn Coliseum (11,200)
January 24*
12:00 p.m., CBS
#2 at #8 St. John's W 92–88  19–1
Madison Square Garden (19,528)
January 27
9:00 p.m., ESPN
#2 #10 North Carolina
Rivalry
W 89–77  20–1
(8–0)
Cameron Indoor Stadium (9,314)
January 30
4:00 p.m., ESPN2
#2 at NC State W 80–61  21–1
(9–0)
Reynolds Coliseum (12,400)
February 3
9:00 p.m., ESPN
#2 Maryland W 95–77  22–1
(10–0)
Cameron Indoor Stadium (9,314)
February 6
1:00 p.m., ESPN2
#2 at Georgia Tech W 87–79  23–1
(11–0)
Alexander Memorial Coliseum
February 11
8:00 p.m., RJ
#1 at Virginia W 100–54  24–1
(12–0)
University Hall (8,394)
February 13
1:30 p.m., ABC
#1 Wake Forest W 102–71  25–1
(13–0)
Cameron Indoor Stadium (9,314)
February 17
7:00 p.m., ESPN
#1 at Florida St W 85–59  26–1
(14–0)
Leon County Civic Center (8,704)
February 20
1:00 p.m., ESPN2
#1 Clemson W 92–65  27–1
(15–0)
Cameron Indoor Stadium (9,314)
February 24*
ESPN, 9:00 p.m.
#1 at DePaul W 96–64  28–1
United Center (22,180)
February 27
8:00 p.m., ESPN2
#1 at #14 North Carolina W 81–61  29–1
(16–0)
Dean Smith Center (21,572)
March 4*
9:30 p.m., RJ
#1 vs. Virginia
ACC Tournament
W 104–67  30–1
Charlotte Coliseum (23,895)
March 6*
1:30 p.m., ESPN
#1 vs. NC State
ACC Tournament
W 83–68  31–1
Charlotte Coliseum (23,895)
March 7*
1:00 p.m., ESPN
#1 vs. #15 North Carolina
ACC Tournament
W 96–73  32–1
Charlotte Coliseum (23,895)
March 12*
1:45 p.m., CBS
#1 vs. (16) Florida A&M
NCAA Tournament
W 99–58  33–1
Charlotte Coliseum (19,872)
March 14*
1:45 p.m., CBS
#1 vs. (9) Tulsa
NCAA Tournament
W 97–56  34–1
Charlotte Coliseum (20,172)
March 19*
, CBS
#1 vs. (12) SW Missouri St
NCAA Tournament
W 78–61  35–1
Meadowlands Arena (19,233)
March 21*
, CBS
#1 vs. (6) Temple
NCAA Tournament
W 85–64  36–1
Meadowlands Arena (19,557)
March 27*
8:15 p.m., CBS
#1 vs. #2 Michigan St
NCAA Tournament
W 68–62  37–1
Tropicana Field (41,340)
March 29*
9:15 p.m., CBS
#1 vs. #3 Connecticut
NCAA Tournament
L 74–77  37–2
Tropicana Field (41,340)
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from AP Poll. (#) Tournament seedings in parentheses. E=East.

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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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