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Coach Keatts: fast-paced-style, Braxton Beverly and free chicken 2:01

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A 'hip-hop' academic?  '9th Wonder' (AKA Patrick Douthit) talks about being one 2:22

A "hip-hop" academic? "9th Wonder" (AKA Patrick Douthit) talks about being one

Krzyzewski explains Duke's sluggish performance against Southern University 2:41

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