After practicing for the past two weeks, the Duke women’s basketball team will take the floor in Cameron Indoor Stadium for its annual Blue/White Scrimmage Sunday at 2 p.m. Admission is free.
Coach Joanne P. McCallie is expected to have the team scrimmage each other as well as playing against the male practice players over a span of four quarters. Following the scrimmage, the entire team will sign autographs on the court.
The Blue Devils return one starter – Elizabeth Williams – and seven letter winners, while welcoming the second-ranked recruiting class in the nation. Williams along with Ka’lia Johnson, Jenna Frush, Amber Henson, Oderah Chidom , Kendall Cooper and Rebecca Greenwell are the seven returning letter winners for the Blue Devils.
Following the Blue/White game, Duke will host exhibition contests on Oct. 30 at 6:30 p.m. against Limestone and Nov. 2 against Armstrong State at 2 p.m. All exhibitions are free.
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Duke opens the regular season at Alabama on Nov. 16 at 8 p.m., on the SEC Network. The home opener will take place Nov. 23 against Marquette at 2 p.m.
Swimming and Diving
ACC Women: Four teams from the ACC are listed in the first College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) poll of the season: UNC (No. 5), Louisville (No. 9), N.C. State (No. 19) and Florida State (No. 25).
The first CSCAA poll of the season for the men’s rankings is scheduled to be announced on Oct. 30.