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SN Exclusive: Coach K called Oregon coach to apologize for Dillon Brooks comments

Sat Mar 26 11:19:05 EDT 2016 | Sporting News
Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski called Oregon coach Dana Altman early Saturday to apologize for making comments to All-American Dillon Brooks in the handshake line following the Ducks’ victory two days ago in the NCAA Tournament West Region semifinals, according to a statement obtained by Sporting News. Krzyzewski spoke to Brooks following his 22-point, 6-assist performance in Oregon’s 82-62 win, saying to him, “you’re too good of a player to do that.” MORE: The most hated college basketbal..

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As Mike Krzyzewski suspected in a press conference earlier this week, if Duke couldn't find a way to shut down Oregon's Dillon Brooks, it'd be tough for the Blue Devils to win Thur..
Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski called Oregon coach Dana Altman early Saturday to apologize for making comments to All-American Dillon Brooks in the handshake line following t..
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ANAHEIM, Calif. — Oregon head coach Dana Altman says that if anyone has a problem with Dillon Brooks' late-game shooting choices or celebrations, they should come to him. Altman sp..
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CBS Sports Mike Krzyzewski has issued an apology after audio of his confrontation with an Oregon basketball player in the NCAA Tournament was made public. "Today, I spoke with..
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The Duke Blue Devils, led by legendary head coach Mike Krzyzewski, fell to the Oregon Ducks on Thursday night in the Sweet 16 in March Madness. The Ducks were just too much to hand..
The video of Oregon forward Dillon Brooks meeting Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski in the handshake line now has enhanced audio. It sounds like Brooks was right that Krzyzewski lectured ..
The Duke Blue Devils, led by legendary head coach Mike Krzyzewski, fell to the Oregon Ducks on Thursday night in the Sweet 16 in March Madness. The Ducks were just too much to hand..
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ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Oregon coach Dana Altman blamed himself for the controversy that followed Dillon Brooks' 3-pointer near half court with 10 seconds to play in his team's 82-68 wi..
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Duke Coach Mike Krzyzewski said in a statement Saturday that has apologized to Oregon Coach Dana Altman for his postgame conversation with Dillon Brooks, who helped lead the Ducks ..
Oregon easily handled Duke in the Sweet 16 on Thursday, but the next day the Internet is mostly talking about what Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski said to the Ducks' Dillion Brooks..
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ANAHEIM, Calif. — Dillon Brooks said he appreciates that Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski called Oregon coach Dana Altman to apologize for postgame remarks Thursday addressed to Brooks. ..
Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski appeared to share a few words with Oregon forward Dillon Brooks after the two teams' Sweet 16 matchup. Brooks says Krzyzewski called him out for sho..
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A new video of the conversation between Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski and Oregon forward Dillon Brooks emerged Friday night. The footage supports the Ducks star's versi..
Allen, who struggled in a 4-for-13 night, refused a hug from Ducks star Dillon Brooks as he walked off the court. (You can watch it right here.) Allen might've been salty because B..