2001–02 Duke Blue Devils men's basketball team

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2001–02 Duke Blue Devils men's basketball
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ACC Tournament Champions
Conference Atlantic Coast Conference
Ranking
Coaches No. 5
AP No. 1
2001–02 record 31–4 (13–3 ACC)
Head coach Mike Krzyzewski
Assistant coach Johnny Dawkins
Assistant coach Chris Collins
Home arena Cameron Indoor Stadium
Seasons
2001–02 ACC men's basketball standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   PCT     W   L   PCT
#4 Maryland 15 1   .938     32 4   .889
#1 Duke 13 3   .813     31 4   .886
Wake Forest 9 7   .563     21 13   .618
North Carolina State 9 7   .563     23 11   .676
Virginia 7 9   .438     17 12   .586
Georgia Tech 7 9   .438     15 16   .484
North Carolina 4 12   .250     8 20   .286
Florida State 4 12   .250     12 17   .414
Clemson 4 12   .250     13 17   .433
† ACC Tournament winner
Rankings from AP Poll

The 2001–02 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.

Player stats[edit]

Player Games Minutes Field Goals Three Pointers Free Throws Rebounds Blocks Steals Points
Carlos Boozer[1] 35 993 230 0 178 303 21 31 638
Mike Dunleavy[2] 35 1133 218 88 81 251 26 80 605
Jay Williams[3] 35 1175 249 108 140 124 3 76 746

NCAA basketball tournament[edit]

  • South
    • Duke (1) 84, Winthrop (16) 37
    • Duke 84, Notre Dame (8) 77
    • Indiana (5) 74, Duke 73

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Awards and honors[edit]

  • Duke Blue Devils became the first team to be seeded #1 in the NCAA tournament for five straight seasons.
  • The team finished the regular season ranked #1 in the AP Poll for the fourth straight year.
  • Jason Williams was a National Player of the Year winner for the second straight year, but oddly enough didn't win ACC Player of the Year in either 2000–01 or 2001–02. Shane Battier and Joseph Forte shared the award in '01 and Maryland's Juan Dixon won it in '02.

Team players drafted into the NBA[edit]

Round Pick Player NBA Club
1 2 Jay Williams Chicago Bulls
1 3 Mike Dunleavy Golden State Warriors
2 34 Carlos Boozer Cleveland Cavaliers

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