On Wednesday Coach K had a presser and the immediate news was that he committed for at least five more years at Duke. And why not? He's in great shape, he's still doing a tremendous job and the relationship remains fertile and felicitous.
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That'd put him at around 1,050 career wins.
He also talked about his 5-year plan, recruiting talented players and more.
He also did something rare, which was to admit to a regret: he wished he had redshirted Ryan Kelly.
Good point. Kelly would've been a great leader for this team and he was barely used as a freshman.
Ifs and buts, as Fred Goldsmith used to say.
He also talked a bit about next year's team and building around Jahlil Okafor. Here's more.
Also on Wednesday, Jabari Parker was named a NABC First Team All-America. It doesn't get much better than being selected by the coaches.