Duke defensive back and record-setting kick returner DeVon Edwards will miss the rest of his final season at Duke after suffering torn ligaments in his left knee early in Saturday’s 38-35 win at Notre Dame.
This isn’t the kind of Notre Dame team that’s going to get a plaque on the wall. That won’t matter to Duke. The history is so thick around here, it sticks to your feet like gum. More than one opponent has found itself overwhelmed by the moment. The Blue Devils instead made some history of their own.
Professors are limited to teaching two independent studies per semester, among dozens of other changes. But the need the succeed at major conference sports presents the temptation to cut corners to survive academically.
A group of spectators in the North Carolina student section wore black shirts and remained seated during the national anthem before the Tar Heels’ game against Pittsburgh on Saturday. While the anthem played, those who remained seated raised their fists.
The Virginia Tech Hokies scored on their final five possessions of the first half, including all four of their second-quarter possessions, to overwhelm East Carolina and snap a two-game losing streak to the Pirates.