2016-2017 Duke Blue Devils

2016-2017 Duke Blue Devils Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
3 Grayson Allen Jr SG 6-5 202 Oct 8, 1995 Jacksonville (FL) United States Providence School
53 Brennan Besser So G 6-5 188 Apr 22, 1997 Chicago (IL) United States The Latin School of Chicago
20 Marques Bolden Fr C 6-11 245 Apr 17, 1998 Dallas (TX) United States DeSoto High School
12 Javin DeLaurier Fr PF 6-10 210 Apr 7, 1998 Charlottesville (VA) United States St. Anne's-Belfield School
1 Harry Giles Fr PF 6-10 220 Apr 22, 1998 Winston-Salem (NC) United States Wesleyan Christian Academy
15 Frank Jackson Fr SG 6-3 205 May 4, 1998 Alpine (UT) United States Lone Peak High School
21 Amile Jefferson Sr PF 6-9 224 May 7, 1993 Philadelphia (PA) United States Friends' Central School
2 Chase Jeter So C 6-10 230 Sep 19, 1997 Las Vegas (NV) United States Bishop Gorman High School
13 Matt Jones Sr SG 6-5 204 Dec 5, 1994 Dallas (TX) United States DeSoto High School
5 Luke Kennard So SG 6-5 202 Jun 24, 1996 Franklin (OH) United States Franklin High School
34 Sean Obi Jr F 6-9 255 Jan 16, 1995 Kaduna Nigeria Green Farms Academy
45 Nick Pagliuca Sr G 6-3 195 Jun 15, 1994 Weston (MA) United States Milton Academy
50 Justin Robinson Fr F 6-8 194 Oct 14, 1996 San Antonio (TX) United States San Antonio Christian School High School
0 Jayson Tatum Fr SF 6-8 205 Mar 3, 1998 St. Louis (MO) United States Chaminade College Preparatory School
30 Antonio Vrankovic So C 7-0 261 Oct 28, 1996 Minneapolis (MN) United States / Croatia Pine Crest School
41 Jack White Fr SF 6-5 195 Aug 5, 1997 Canberra Australia Australian Institute of Sport

Recent Duke Blue Devils History

Season Record Conference Rank Conference Tournament Post-Season Tournament
2016-2017 28-9 (11-7) 5th (ACC) Champion NCAA 2nd Rnd
2015-2016 25-11 (11-7) 5th (ACC) 3rd Rnd NCAA 3rd Rnd
2014-2015 35-4 (15-3) 2nd (ACC) 4th Rnd NCAA Champion
2013-2014 26-9 (13-5) 3rd (ACC) Runner Up NCAA 1st Rnd
2012-2013 30-6 (14-4) 2nd (ACC) 2nd Rnd NCAA 4th Rnd
2011-2012 27-7 (13-3) 2nd (ACC) 3rd Rnd NCAA 1st Rnd
2010-2011 32-5 (13-3) 2nd (ACC) Champion NCAA 3rd Rnd
2009-2010 35-5 (13-3) 1st (ACC) Champion NCAA Champion
2008-2009 30-7 (11-5) 2nd (ACC) Champion NCAA 3rd Rnd
2007-2008 28-6 (13-3) 2nd (ACC) 3rd Rnd NCAA 2nd Rnd
2006-2007 22-11 (8-8) 6th (ACC) 1st Rnd NCAA 1st Rnd
2005-2006 32-4 (14-2) 1st (ACC) Champion NCAA 3rd Rnd
2004-2005 27-6 (11-5) 3rd (ACC) Champion NCAA 3rd Rnd
2003-2004 31-6 (13-3) 1st (ACC) Runner Up NCAA 4th Rnd
2002-2003 26-7 (11-5) 3rd (ACC) Champion NCAA 3rd Rnd

2016-2017 Duke Blue Devils Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Luke Kennard ACC All-First Team
Jayson Tatum ACC All-Third Team
Matt Jones ACC All-Defensive Team
Jayson Tatum ACC All-Freshman Team
Luke Kennard ACC Tournament MVP
Luke Kennard ACC All-Tournament First Team
Jayson Tatum ACC All-Tournament First Team
Grayson Allen ACC All-Tournament Second Team
Frank Jackson ACC All-Tournament Second Team
Amile Jefferson ACC All-Tournament Second Team
Amile Jefferson ACC Player of the Week (Dec 12, 2016)
Frank Jackson ACC Freshman of the Week (Nov 14, 2016)
Jayson Tatum ACC Freshman of the Week (Feb 20, 2017)
Jayson Tatum ACC Freshman of the Week (Feb 13, 2017)
Jayson Tatum ACC Freshman of the Week (Dec 12, 2016)

2016-2017 Duke Blue Devils Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters F. Jackson L. Kennard M. Jones J. Tatum A. Jefferson
Rotation   G. Allen   H. Giles  
Lim PT   N. Pagliuca J. White J. DeLaurier M. Bolden
Lim PT   B. Besser S. Obi J. Robinson A. Vrankovic
Lim PT         C. Jeter

2016-2017 Duke Blue Devils Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Luke Kennard 37 35.5 19.5 5.1 2.5 0.8 0.4 1.6
Jayson Tatum 29 33.3 16.8 7.3 2.1 1.3 1.1 2.6
Grayson Allen 34 29.6 14.5 3.7 3.5 0.8 0.1 2.2
Frank Jackson 36 24.9 10.9 2.5 1.7 0.6 0.1 1.4
Amile Jefferson 35 29.7 10.9 8.4 1.5 0.7 1.9 1.4
Matt Jones 37 32.9 7.0 2.8 1.9 1.7 0.2 1.1
Harry Giles 26 11.5 3.9 3.8 0.3 0.3 0.7 0.7
Chase Jeter 16 14.9 2.6 2.7 0.4 0.4 1.1 1.1
Antonio Vrankovic 13 7.8 2.5 2.6 0.4 0.0 0.3 0.5
Jack White 10 6.1 2.1 1.3 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.4
Javin DeLaurier 12 7.2 1.6 1.9 0.1 0.3 0.3 0.7
Marques Bolden 24 6.5 1.5 1.1 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.5
Justin Robinson 5 2.0 0.2 0.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Brennan Besser 1 2.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Nick Pagliuca 4 2.0 0.0 0.0 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0

2016-2017 Duke Blue Devils Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Mike Krzyzewski Head Coach 1980-1981 N/A
Jeff Capel III Associate Head Coach 2011-2012 Head Coach (Fayetteville Patriots, 2001 to 2004)
Nate James Assistant Coach 2008-2009 Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach (Duke, 2007 to 2008)
Jon Scheyer Assistant Coach 2013-2014 N/A
Kevin White Athletic Director 2008-2009 N/A
David Bradley Director of Basketball Operations 2005-2006 N/A
Jon Jackson Associate Athletic Director 2000-2001 N/A
Art Chase Assistant Athletic Director 2013-2014 N/A
Debbie K. Savarino Assistant Athletic Director 2015-2016 Director of External Relations (Duke, 2014 to 2015)
Joe Fonseca Athletic Trainer 2004-2005 N/A