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Jabari Parker Expects Draft Decision After Meeting Coach K

Jabari Parker said he expects to make a decision by next Tuesday or Wednesday on whether he will enter the June NBA Draft.

Parker plans to meet Mike Krzyzewski to make his decision.

"It's a very tough decision especially potentially leaving behind my coach and the program that really helped me out this year, so I really have to keep them in consideration in this whole process," Parker said on Friday.

Parker does not view returning for his sophomore season at Duke as risky.

"I think there's no risk," Parker said. "I think the community at Duke has really done a good job of taking care of my safety and they make sure that everything is done by the playbook. My parents, they come from different backgrounds. They don't even value money. My situation isn't the best, but they're not complaining and I've been going on this long so why can't I wait another year? That's the mindset in my head that keeps me moving."

Via ESPN

Several NBA Scouts Claim Jabari Parker Will Stay At Duke

Jabari Parker has yet to make a decision about whether to declare for the 2014 NBA Draft or return to Duke for his sophomore season.

Parker has until April 27th to decide.

Parker is reportedly considering returning to Duke so strongly "that several scouts are claiming he's coming back to school," writes Chad Ford.

Ford, however, expects Parker to ultimately decide to declare this season.

Via Chad Ford/ESPN

Steve Wojciechowski Hired By Marquette

Marquette has hired Steve Wojciechowski as head coach.

Wojciechowski has been on Mike Krzyzewski's coaching staff at Duke since 1999 and was elevated to associate head coach in 2008.

Wojciechowski replaces Buzz Williams, who left last month for Virginia Tech.

Via Jeff Goodman/ESPN

McDermott, Parker Headline AP All-American Team

Doug McDermott was a unanimous choice for the AP All-American First Team. McDermott is the first player to be on the All-American team in three straight seasons since Patrick Ewing and Wayman Tisdale in 1985.

Shabazz Napier, Sean Kilpatrick and Russ Smith were also seniors named to the All-American First Team, while Jabari Parker was the fifth member.

The second team consisted of Nick Johnson, Andrew Wiggins, Nik Stauskas, Melvin Ejim and T.J. Warren.

Via RealGM Staff Report

Mike Krzyzewski Plans On Remaining At Least Five More Seasons At Duke

Mike Krzyzewski plans on spending at least five more seasons at Duke.

"I'm looking forward to the next five years," Krzyzewski said during his end-of-season address to reporters. "What do we do in the next five, not just what do we do next season. What are the decisions? The first thing is, I look at me. I'm going to be here.

"This past year I had a few setbacks, and I had an episode with health at the Wake game. I wanted to clear the air that I'm good. I'm going forward."

Krzyzewski is 67 and leads all Division I men's coaches with 983 wins.

Via ESPN

Jabari Parker: College Career 'Incomplete'

Duke was eliminated in the first round of the NCAA Tournament by Mercer.

Jabari Parker said after the game that his college career is "incomplete" and indicated that it could impact his decision on whether to return to Duke for his sophomore season.

Parker is widely expected to be a top pick in the NBA Draft whenever he declares.

Via Andy Katz/ESPN

Virginia Beats Duke To Win 2014 ACC Tournament

Virginia defeated Duke by a final score of 72-63 to win the 2014 ACC Tournament.

Joe Harris was named MVP and was joined on the All-Tournament Team by Malcolm Brogdon, Jabari Parker, T.J. Warren and Talib Zanna.

Via RealGM Staff Report

Warren, Parker Headline ACC Awards

T.J. Warren has been named ACC Player of the Year by both the coaches and media.

Joining Warren on the All-ACC First Team (media) are Jabari Parker, C.J. Fair, K.J. McDaniels and Marcus Paige. 

On the All-ACC Second Team (media) are Malcolm Brogdon, Tyler Ennis, Rodney Hood, James McAdoo and Lamar Patterson.

Parker also was named ACC Freshman/Rookie of the Year by the media and coaches, while McDaniels received Defensive Player of the Year honors from both voting contingents.

Ennis, Kennedy Meeks, London Perrantes, Devin Wilson joined Parker on both All-Freshman Teams.

Via RealGM Staff Report

Jabari Parker Remains Undecided On Draft

Jabari Parker remains undecided about whether he will enter the 2014 NBA Draft.

Parker would almost certainly be one of the top-5 selections if he declares.

"If I feel like there are things I could improve on or things I left, like during the season, then I will probably come back," Parker said.

"A deciding factor is where I'm going to grow the most, whether it's in the NBA or even in college, the learning experiences that I need as far as [growing as] a basketball player."

Via AP

Myles Turner To Take Official Visits To Ohio State, Ok. St. Kansas, Duke, Texas

Myles Turner will take official visits to Ohio State, Oklahoma State, Kansas, Duke and Texas.

Turner is rated as the second best prospect in the incoming class of 2014.

Turner is an athletic, 6-11 center out of Texas.

Turner has also had SMU as a 'dark horse'.

Via Reggie Rankin/ESPN

Duke Blue Devils Archives

Many GMs Would Still Consider Jabari Parker No. 1 Overall If He Went On Mormon Mission

Jabari Parker would almost certainly be a top-3 pick if he declares for the 2014 NBA Draft, but it isn't a lock that he leaves Duke after just one season.

Alex Murphy Transfers To Florida

Alex Murphy recently left Duke where he was not receiving substantial playing time.

Some Scouts Shifting Prediction For First Pick From Wiggins To Parker

Jabari Parker could likely become the focal point of his NBA team's offense, while Andrew Wiggins would need to grow into that role.

Alex Murphy Transfers From Duke

Rodney Hood and Jabari Parker each average over 30 minutes per game at the position Alex Murphy would play.

Wiggins Ranks Ahead Of Parker, Randle, Smart In Offensive Rating

Andrew Wiggins has the highest offensive rating among potential No. 1 picks at 134.2.

Justise Winslow Commits To Duke

Justise Winslow, a 6'5 small forward out of St. John's School in Houston, is ranked 14th overall in the class of 2014.

Scouts Begin Seeing Rodney Hood As Possible Lottery Pick

Rodney Hood has had an excellent start to his sophomore season, averaging 21.8 points on 72.3 percent shooting from the floor and 72.7 percent shooting from distance.

Jahlil Okafor, Tyus Jones Commit To Duke

Jahlil Okafor and Tyus Jones have committed to Duke.

Durant Credits Technology For Advanced Games Of Wiggins, Parker

Kevin Durant credits technology for why so many young players enter college with an advanced skill-set.

Okafor, Tyus Jones, Alexander To Announce Commitments On Friday

Jahlil Okafor and Tyus Jones have long said they would attend the same school.

Duke Adds SportVU To Cameron Indoor Stadium For 13-14 Season

SportVU, already with a deal to be installed in every NBA arena, has entered the college basketball market with Duke.

Krzyzewski Opposed To Exceptions In Transfer Process

Mike Krzyzewski would like to see the entire process eliminated, but he would like consistency in the rule as long as it is in place.

Krzyzewski Tells Myles Turner He Can Turn Pro After One Year In College

Myles Turner will be eligible for the 2015 NBA draft.

Nets To Hold Training Camp At Duke

Billy King played collegiately at Duke under Mike Krzyzewski.

Goodluck Okonoboh Narrows List To Duke, Indiana, Ohio State, Florida

Goodluck Okonoboh often draws comparisons to Nerlens Noel.

Okafor, Jones To Make Visits Together To Baylor, Kansas, Duke

Both Jahlil Okafor and Tyus Jones have included Baylor, Duke, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan State and Ohio State on their lists.

Myles Turner Reduces List To Eight Schools

Myles Turner is considering Duke, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisville, Arizona, Ohio State, Oklahoma State and Texas.

Jahlil Okafor's AAU Coach Believes Duke Has Great Chance To Receive Commitment

Jahlil Okafor is the consensus top player in the 2014 freshman class.

Calipari, Self, Sean Miller Considered Best Recruiters In College Basketball

John Calipari is unsurprisingly rated as the best head coach in college basketball when it comes to recruiting as he has built a pipeline to the NBA while at Kentucky.

Chris Egi Considering Stanford, Harvard, Washington

Chris Egi has committed to Montverde Academy for this year and is being recruited intensely by Stanford, Harvard and Washington, but would prefer to play for Duke.
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