2014–15 Duke Blue Devils men's basketball team

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2014–15 Duke Blue Devils men's basketball
Duke text logo.svg
Conference Atlantic Coast Conference
Ranking
Coaches No. 1
AP No. 4
2014–15 record 35–4 (15–3 ACC)
Head coach Mike Krzyzewski (35th year)
Associate head coach Jeff Capel
Assistant coach Nate James
Jon Scheyer
Captain Quinn Cook
Amile Jefferson
Home arena Cameron Indoor Stadium
Seasons
2014–15 ACC men's basketball standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   PCT     W   L   PCT
#6 Virginia 16 2   .889     30 4   .882
#4 Duke 15 3   .833     35 4   .897
#8 Notre Dame 14 4   .778     32 6   .842
#17 Louisville 12 6   .667     27 9   .750
#15 North Carolina 11 7   .611     26 12   .684
Miami (FL) 10 8   .556     25 13   .658
NC State 10 8   .556     22 14   .611
Syracuse 9 9   .500     18 13   .581
Clemson 8 10   .444     16 15   .516
Florida State 8 10   .444     17 16   .515
Pittsburgh 8 10   .444     19 15   .559
Wake Forest 5 13   .278     13 19   .406
Boston College 4 14   .222     13 19   .406
Georgia Tech 3 15   .167     12 19   .387
Virginia Tech 2 16   .111     11 22   .333
ACC Tournament winner
Rankings from AP Poll

The 2014–15 Duke Blue Devils men's basketball team represented Duke University during the 2014–15 NCAA Division I men's basketball season as members of the Atlantic Coast Conference. The team played its home games in Durham, North Carolina at Cameron Indoor Stadium, celebrating the arena’s 75th anniversary.[1] Mike Krzyzewski led the team as head coach in his 35th season with the Blue Devils. During the season, Krzyzewski became the first head coach in Division I men’s basketball history to win 1,000 games.[2] On the court, the team featured All-ACC players Jahlil Okafor, Quinn Cook, and Tyus Jones,[3] with Okafor being named ACC Player of the Year[4] and National Freshman of the Year.[5]

Duke began the season by winning its first 14 games, the seventh such start in school history.[6] During this stretch, Duke won the 2014 Coaches vs. Cancer Classic, defeating Stanford in the championship game.[7] In ACC play, the Blue Devils finished in 2nd place with a 15-3 conference record. They were ranked in the top 5 of the AP poll for the entire season.[8]

The team reached the semifinals of the 2015 ACC Tournament before losing to eventual champion Notre Dame.[9] In the NCAA Tournament, Duke earned the number 1 seed in the south region, playing its first two games in Charlotte, North Carolina before advancing to the regionals at NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas.[10] By beating Gonzaga 66-52 in the regional final, Duke advanced to the Final Four at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, Indiana. The win marked the 16th Final Four appearance in school history.[11] In the National Championship game, the Blue Devils defeated Wisconsin 68-63, the fifth national championship for both Duke and Krzyzewski.[12] Tyus Jones was the tournament's Most Outstanding Player, only the fifth freshman to win the award.[13]

Off season[edit]

Departures[edit]

After the 2013-14 season, Duke lost 4 seniors and 2 underclassmen from the squad. The six players leaving the team accounted for over half of the team's scoring and nearly half of the rebounding during the previous year.[14] Among the senior departures were Tyler Thornton, who started 25 games in his senior season, and Andre Dawkins, who was the last remaining member from the 2010 NCAA Championship team. The two underclassmen, Jabari Parker and Rodney Hood, declared for the 2014 NBA draft[15][16] on consecutive days and were both selected in the 1st round.[17] Parker led the team in points, rebounds, and blocks, with Hood being the second leading scorer on the team.

In addition to the player departures, Duke also lost a member of the coaching staff. Associate head coach Steve Wojciechowski left the program to become the head coach of the Marquette Golden Eagles.[18] To replace him, assistant coach Jeff Capel was promoted to associate head coach, and special assistant Jon Scheyer was promoted to assistant coach.[19]

Name Number Pos. Height Weight Year Hometown Notes
Andre Dawkins 34 SG 6'5" 215 Senior (Redshirt) Chesapeake, Virginia Graduated
Todd Zafirovski 52 PF 6'9" 245 Senior (Redshirt) Lake Forest, Illinois Graduated
Josh Hairston 15 PF 6'8" 235 Senior Fredericksburg, Virginia Graduated
Tyler Thornton 3 PG 6'2" 190 Senior Washington, D.C. Graduated
Rodney Hood 5 SF 6'8" 215 Sophomore (Redshirt) Meridian, Mississippi Declared for 2014 NBA Draft
Jabari Parker 1 F 6'8" 235 Freshman Chicago, Illinois Declared for the 2014 NBA Draft
Semi Ojeleye# 34 SF 6'8" 230 Sophomore Ottawa, Kansas Transferred to SMU[20]
Rasheed Sulaimon# 14 SG 6'5" 195 Junior Houston, Texas Dismissed from team[21]

# – Denotes departure that occurred during 2014-15 season

Class of 2014 signees[edit]

Jahlil Okafor during his commitment press conference.

Duke brought in a recruiting class of four players to join the 2014-15 roster. Guard Grayson Allen was the first to commit, doing so soon after his junior season at Providence School.[22] Throughout the summer of 2013, much of Duke’s recruiting efforts were focused on point guard Tyus Jones and Center Jahlil Okafor. Both were consensus top 10 recruits in the class of 2014, with Okafor being named the number one prospect by many major recruiting services.[23] The pair had long been rumored to be planning on committing to the same college in spite of living hundreds of miles apart and the rarity of package deals coming to fruition.[24] That November, the rumors were confirmed when the pair announced their decision during concurrent press conferences.[25] Only a week later, 5-star small forward Justise Winslow announced that he would join the Blue Devils as well.[26] Winslow’s commitment gave Duke the number 1 recruiting class of 2014 according to the major recruiting services, the first school other than Kentucky to be ranked #1 in six years.[27] In the spring, all four players were named to the McDonald's All-America team with Allen winning the dunk contest, Jones capturing the skills competition and Okafor earning co-MVP honors for the game.[28] Over the summer of 2014, Duke also added Sean Obi, a transfer from Rice, though he would redshirt during the 2014-15 season due to NCAA rules.[29]

Name Hometown High school / college Height Weight Commit date
Grayson Allen
SG
Jacksonville, FL Providence School 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) 185 lb (84 kg) Apr 24, 2013 
Scout:5/5 stars   Rivals:4/5 stars   247Sports:4/5 stars    ESPN:5/5 stars
Jahlil Okafor
C
Chicago, IL Whitney Young HS 6 ft 11 in (2.11 m) 270 lb (120 kg) Nov 15, 2013 
Scout:5/5 stars   Rivals:5/5 stars   247Sports:5/5 stars    ESPN:5/5 stars
Tyus Jones
PG
Apple Valley, MN Apple Valley HS 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) 175 lb (79 kg) Nov 15, 2013 
Scout:5/5 stars   Rivals:5/5 stars   247Sports:5/5 stars    ESPN:5/5 stars
Justise Winslow
SF
Houston, TX St. John's HS 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) 215 lb (98 kg) Nov 21, 2013 
Scout:5/5 stars   Rivals:5/5 stars   247Sports:5/5 stars    ESPN:5/5 stars
Overall recruiting rankings: Scout: #1   Rivals: #1  ESPN: #1
  • Note: In many cases, Scout, Rivals, 247Sports, and ESPN may conflict in their listings of height and weight.
  • In these cases, the average was taken. ESPN grades are on a 100-point scale.

Sources:

Preseason[edit]

Team Expectations[edit]

Duke entered the 2014-15 season with high expectations. The combination of freshman talent and veteran leadership led many to put the Blue Devils on the early short list of Final Four contenders.[30] Duke was named the favorite to win the ACC by the media at Operation Basketball, the league's annual media event.[31] Nationally, Duke was ranked #4 and #3 in the preseason polls by the Associate Press and coaches respectively, earning 2 first place votes in the coaches poll.[32]

Expectations were just as high inside the program. After a disappointing early exit in the 2014 NCAA Tournament, incoming freshman Tyus Jones sent a text message to Coach Krzyzewski saying "this won’t happen next year" in reference to the defeat.[33] Senior guard Quinn Cook was preparing to cede his starting point guard role to Jones and transition to shooting guard, a position he had not played regularly in the past. Cook was quick to dismiss any speculation that Jones was coming in to replace him in the lineup, stating that his willingness to change positions was driven by his desire to win. Hanging a banner in Cameron Indoor Stadium, something that requires winning an ACC championship or reaching the Final Four, was a major goal for the team. Cook told the media that "I don’t feel like I’ve accomplished anything," referencing the fact that his previous teams had not raised any banners.[34] Cook proved his work ethic over the summer, remaining in Durham the entire summer to work out.[35] That hard work helped him earn the title of captain prior to the season along with junior Amile Jefferson.[36] Jefferson had his own high expectations for the team, stating that "our guys have been preparing this summer to do something special."[37]

Awards and watchlists[edit]

Aside from the team expectations, many individuals on the roster were highly praised during the preseason, none more so than freshman center Jahlil Okafor. In preseason interviews, teammates and coaches described Okafor’s game as "dominant". The national media agreed with that assessment, with CBSSports.com and NBCSports.com naming him preseason player of the year.[38][39] Additionally, he was named to the preseason All-American team by most major media outlets, including the AP,[40] USBWA,[41] and The Sporting News.[42] Within the ACC, he was named preseason freshman of the year and was voted on to the preseason All-ACC team at Operation Basketball.[31] Okafor was not the only player to receive high praise heading into the season. Fellow freshman Tyus Jones was named to preseason All-American second team by USA Today[43] and third team by CBSSports.com.[44]

Additionally, Okafor and Jones, along with senior Quinn Cook and Freshman Justise Winslow were named to several watch lists for prestigious postseason awards. Duke's three star freshmen were named to the watch list for the Naismith Award,[45] with Okafor and Jones tabbed to the Wooden Award watch list,[46] while Okafor and Winslow were named to the Robertson Trophy watch list.[47] All three freshman made the Tisdale Award watch list, given to the national freshman of the year.[47] Cook and Jones were tabbed for the Cousy Award watch list for best point guard in the nation.[48]

Roster[edit]

2014–15 Duke Blue Devils men's basketball team
Players Coaches
Pos. # Name Height Weight Year Previous school Hometown
PG 2 Cook, QuinnQuinn Cook (C) 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) 185 lb (84 kg) Sr Oak Hill Academy Bowie, Maryland
SG 3 Allen, GraysonGrayson Allen 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) 195 lb (88 kg) Fr Providence School Jacksonville, Florida
PG 5 Jones, TyusTyus Jones 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) 190 lb (86 kg) Fr Apple Valley HS Apple Valley, Minnesota
SF 12 Winslow, JustiseJustise Winslow 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) 225 lb (102 kg) Fr St. John's HS Houston, Texas
SG 13 Jones, MattMatt Jones 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m) 210 lb (95 kg) So DeSoto HS DeSoto, Texas
C 15 Okafor, JahlilJahlil Okafor 6 ft 11 in (2.11 m) 270 lb (122 kg) Fr Whitney Young HS Chicago, Illinois
PF 21 Jefferson, AmileAmile Jefferson (C) 6 ft 9 in (2.06 m) 215 lb (98 kg) Jr Friends Central School Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
PF 34 Obi, SeanSean Obi Current redshirt 6 ft 9 in (2.06 m) 270 lb (122 kg) So Greens Farms Academy Kaduna, Nigeria
C 40 Plumlee, MarshallMarshall Plumlee 7 ft 0 in (2.13 m) 255 lb (116 kg) RS Jr Christ School Warsaw, Indiana
G 45 Pagliuca, NickNick Pagliuca (W) 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) 195 lb (88 kg) So Milton Academy Weston, Massachusetts
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (S) Suspended
  • (I) Ineligible
  • (W) Walk-on

Roster
Last update: 02/01/2015

Schedule[edit]

Date
time, TV
Rank# Opponent# Result Record High points High rebounds High assists Site (attendance)
city, state
Exhibition
November 4*
7:00 pm
No. 4 Livingstone W 115–58 
 19  Winslow   8  Tied   11  T. Jones  Cameron Indoor Stadium (9,314)
Durham, NC
Nov 8*
1:00 pm
No. 4 Central Missouri W 87–47 
 17  Winslow   9  Okafor   6  T. Jones  Cameron Indoor Stadium (9,314)
Durham, NC
Regular season
Nov 14*
6:00 pm, ESPNU
No. 4 Presbyterian
Coaches vs. Cancer Classic
W 113–44  1–0
 19  Okafor   10  Jefferson   7  T. Jones  Cameron Indoor Stadium (9,314)
Durham, NC
Nov 15*
8:00 pm, ESPN3
No. 4 Fairfield
Coaches vs. Cancer Classic
W 109–59  2–0
 18  Winslow   9  Tied   5  T. Jones  Cameron Indoor Stadium (9,314)
Durham, NC
Nov 18*
7:00 pm, ESPN
No. 4 vs. No. 19 Michigan State
Champions Classic
W 81–71  3–0
 19  Cook   6  Winslow   6  Cook  Bankers Life Fieldhouse (19,306)
Indianapolis, IN
Nov 21*
9:30 pm, TruTV
No. 4 vs. Temple
Coaches vs. Cancer Classic
semifinals
W 74–54  4–0
 17  Cook   8  Tied   7  T. Jones  Barclays Center (10,135)
Brooklyn, NY
Nov 22*
9:30 pm, TruTV
No. 4 vs. Stanford
Coaches vs. Cancer Classic
championship
W 70–59  5–0
 18  Cook   12  Okafor   5  Cook  Barclays Center (10,046)
Brooklyn, NY
Nov 26*
5:00 pm, ESPNU
No. 4 Furman W 93–54  6–0
 24  Okafor   12  Jefferson   7  T. Jones  Cameron Indoor Stadium (9,314)
Durham, NC
Nov 30*
Noon, ESPNU
No. 4 Army W 93–73  7–0
 21  Okafor   12  Jefferson   10  T. Jones  Cameron Indoor Stadium (9,314)
Durham, NC
Dec 3*
9:30 pm, ESPN
No. 4 at No. 2 Wisconsin
ACC–Big Ten Challenge
W 80–70  8–0
 22  T. Jones   6  Tied   4  T. Jones  Kohl Center (17,279)
Madison, WI
Dec 15*
7:00 pm, ESPNU
No. 2 Elon W 75–62  9–0
 25  Okafor   20  Okafor   4  Tied  Cameron Indoor Stadium (9,314)
Durham, NC
Dec 18*
8:00 pm, ESPN
No. 2 vs. Connecticut
Izod Center Showcase
W 66–56  10–0
 21  T. Jones   13  Jefferson   3  T. Jones  Izod Center (16,541)
East Rutherford, NJ
Dec 29*
7:00 pm, ESPN2
No. 2 Toledo W 86–69  11–0
 27  Okafor   8  Tied   8  T. Jones  Cameron Indoor Stadium (9,314)
Durham, NC
Dec 31*
3:00 pm, RSN
No. 2 Wofford W 84–55  12–0
 24  Okafor   8  Okafor   5  T. Jones  Cameron Indoor Stadium (9,314)
Durham, NC
Jan 3
4:00 pm, RSN
No. 2 Boston College W 85–62  13–0
(1–0)
 28  Okafor   8  Okafor   4  Winslow  Cameron Indoor Stadium (9,314)
Durham, NC
Jan 7
9:00 pm, ACCN
No. 2 at Wake Forest W 73–65  14–0
(2–0)
 20  Winslow   11  Okafor   4  T. Jones  LJVM Coliseum (12,651)
Winston-Salem, NC
Jan 11
1:30 pm, CBS
No. 2 at NC State L 75–87  14–1
(2–1)
 23  Okafor   12  Okafor   4  T. Jones  PNC Arena (19,500)
Raleigh, NC
Jan 13
9:00 pm, ESPNU
No. 4 Miami (FL) L 74–90  14–2
(2–2)
 18  Cook   15  Okafor   4  Cook  Cameron Indoor Stadium (9,314)
Durham, NC
Jan 17
Noon, ESPN
No. 4 at No. 6 Louisville W 63–52  15–2
(3–2)
 19  Jefferson   7  Tied   8  T. Jones  KFC Yum! Center (22,791)
Louisville, KY
Jan 19
7:00 pm, ESPN
No. 5 Pittsburgh W 79–65  16–2
(4–2)
 22  T. Jones   10  Cook   5  Okafor  Cameron Indoor Stadium (9,314)
Durham, NC
Jan 25*
2:00 pm, FOX
No. 5 at St. John's W 77–68  17–2
 22  T. Jones   10  Okafor   6  T. Jones  Madison Square Garden (19,812)
New York City, NY
Jan 28
7:30 pm, ESPN2
No. 4 at No. 8 Notre Dame L 73–77  17–3
(4–3)
 22  Okafor   17  Okafor   4  M. Jones  Edmund P. Joyce Center (9,149)
South Bend, IN
Jan 31
7:00 pm, ESPN
No. 4 at No. 2 Virginia W 69–63  18–3
(5–3)
 17  T. Jones   11  Winslow   3  Tied  John Paul Jones Arena (14,593)
Charlottesville, VA
Feb 4
7:00 pm, ESPN2
No. 4 Georgia Tech W 72–66  19–3
(6–3)
 17  Cook   10  Winslow   5  T. Jones  Cameron Indoor Stadium (9,314)
Durham, NC
Feb 7
1:00 pm, CBS
No. 4 No. 10 Notre Dame W 90–60  20–3
(7–3)
 20  Okafor   11  Winslow   7  T. Jones  Cameron Indoor Stadium (9,314)
Durham, NC
Feb 9
7:00 pm, ESPN
No. 4 at Florida State W 73–70  21–3
(8–3)
 26  Cook   6  Jones   12  Jones  Donald L. Tucker Center (11,498)
Tallahassee, FL
Feb 14
6:00 pm, ESPN
No. 4 at Syracuse W 80–72  22–3
(9–3)
 23  Okafor   13  Okafor   6  T. Jones  Carrier Dome (35,446)
Syracuse, NY
Feb 18
9:00 pm, ESPN
No. 4 No. 15 North Carolina
Rivalry
W 92–90 OT 23–3
(10–3)
 22  Tied   13  Okafor   7  T. Jones  Cameron Indoor Stadium (9,314)
Durham, NC
Feb 21
4:00 pm, ESPN
No. 4 Clemson W 78–56  24–3
(11–3)
 27  Cook   13  Winslow   9  T. Jones  Cameron Indoor Stadium (9,314)
Durham, NC
Feb 25
9:00 pm, ESPN2
No. 4 at Virginia Tech W 91–86 OT 25–3
(12–3)
 30  Okafor   9  Okafor   9  T. Jones  Cassell Coliseum (5,346)
Blacksburg, VA
Feb 28
7:00 pm, ESPN
No. 4 Syracuse W 73–54  26–3
(13–3)
 23  Winslow   14  Okafor   6  T. Jones  Cameron Indoor Stadium (9,314)
Durham, NC
Mar 4
8:00 pm, ACCN
No. 3 Wake Forest W 94–51  27–3
(14–3)
 27  Allen   6  Winslow   7  Winslow  Cameron Indoor Stadium (9,314)
Durham, NC
Mar 7
9:00 pm, ESPN
No. 3 at No. 19 North Carolina
Rivalry
W 84–77  28–3
(15–3)
 24  Jones   6  Tied   7  Jones  Dean Smith Center (21,750)
Chapel Hill, NC
ACC Tournament
Mar 12
7:00 pm, ESPN
No. 2 vs. NC State
Quarterfinals
W 77–53  29–3
 15  Cook   6  Winslow   8  Jones  Greensboro Coliseum (22,026)
Greensboro, NC
Mar 13
9:00 pm, ESPN
No. 2 vs. No. 11 Notre Dame
Semifinals
L 64–74  29–4
 28  Okafor   11  Winslow   5  Jones  Greensboro Coliseum (22,026)
Greensboro, NC
NCAA Tournament
Mar 20*
7:10 pm, CBS
(1 S) No. 4 vs. (16 S) Robert Morris
Second round
W 85–56  30–4
 22  Cook   11  Winslow   7  Tied  Time Warner Cable Arena (16,945)
Charlotte, NC
Mar 22*
2:40 pm, CBS
(1 S) No. 4 vs. (8 S) San Diego State
Third round
W 68–49  31–4
 26  Okafor   12  Winslow   6  T. Jones  Time Warner Cable Arena (18,482)
Charlotte, NC
Mar 27*
9:45 pm, CBS
(1 S) No. 4 vs. (5 S) No. 19 Utah
Sweet Sixteen
W 63–57  32–4
 21  Winslow   10  Winslow   3  Jones  NRG Stadium (21,168)
Houston, TX
Mar 29*
5:05 pm, CBS
(1 S) No. 4 vs. (2 S) No. 7 Gonzaga
Elite Eight
W 66–52  33–4
 16  Tied   8  Okafor   6  Jones  NRG Stadium (20,744)
Houston, TX
Apr 4*
6:09 pm, TBS
(1 S) No. 4 vs. (7 E) No. 23 Michigan State
Final Four
W 81–61  34–4
 19  Winslow   9  Winslow   4  Jones  Lucas Oil Stadium (72,238)
Indianapolis, IN
Apr 6*
9:30 PM, CBS
(1 S) No. 4 vs. (1 W) No. 3 Wisconsin
National Championship
W 68–63  35–4
 23  T. Jones   9  Winslow   2  Tied  Lucas Oil Stadium (71,149)
Indianapolis, IN
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from AP Poll. (#) Tournament seedings in parentheses. S=South Region, E=East Region, W=West Region.
All times are in Eastern Time.

Rankings[edit]

Ranking movement
Legend: ██ Increase in ranking. ██ Decrease in ranking. ██ Not ranked the previous week.
Poll Pre Wk 2 Wk 3 Wk 4 Wk 5 Wk 6 Wk 7 Wk 8 Wk 9 Wk 10 Wk 11 Wk 12 Wk 13 Wk 14 Wk 15 Wk 16 Wk 17 Wk 18 Post Final
AP 4 4 4 4 2 2 2 2 2 4 5 4 4 4 4 4 3 2 4 *N/A
Coaches 3 3 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 4 6 4 5 5 5 5 3 2 5 1

*AP does not release post-NCAA tournament rankings

Awards[edit]

In-season[edit]

ACC Player of the Week ACC Freshman of the Week
Date Name Class Position Name Position
November 17, 2014[49] Jahlil Okafor C
November 24, 2014[50] Jahlil Okafor C
December 1, 2014[51] Jahlil Okafor C
December 8, 2014[52] Tyus Jones PG
December 22, 2014[53] Jahlil Okafor C
January 5, 2015[54] Jahlil Okafor Fr. C Jahlil Okafor C
January 12, 2015[55] Jahlil Okafor C
January 19, 2015[56] Jahlil Okafor C
January 26, 2015[57] Tyus Jones‡ PG
February 2, 2015[58] Jahlil Okafor C
February 9, 2015[59] Justise Winslow SF
February 16, 2015[60] Quinn Cook Sr. PG
February 23, 2015[61] Quinn Cook Sr. PG Tyus Jones PG
March 8, 2015[62] Tyus Jones PG

‡ – Award shared with Xavier Rathan-Mayes

Postseason[edit]

All-Americans
Wayman Tisdale Award (National Freshman of the Year)[5]
  • Jahlil Okafor
Pete Newell Big Man Award[66]
  • Jahlil Okafor
ACC Player of the Year[4]
  • Jahlil Okafor
ACC Rookie of the Year[4]
  • Jahlil Okafor
All-ACC Team[3]
  • Jahlil Okafor – 1st Team[note 2]
  • Quinn Cook – 2nd Team
  • Tyus Jones – 3rd Team
  • Justise Winslow – Honorable Mention
NCAA Tournament Most Outstanding Player[67]
  • Tyus Jones
NCAA Final Four All-Tournament Team[67]
NCAA South Regional Most Outstanding Player[68]
  • Tyus Jones
NCAA South Regional All-Tournament Team[68]
All-ACC Academic Team[69]
Winged Foot Award[70]

Notes

  1. ^ The Wooden All-American team is a single 10 person team composed of all Wooden Award finalists.
  2. ^ Okafor was a unanimous first team selection.

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