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DBR Podcast Episode 150: UNC, Syracuse Recap

Plus, a little history being made!

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NCAA Basketball: Duke at Syracuse
Feb 23, 2019; Syracuse, NY, USA; Duke Blue Devils forward RJ Barrett (5) puts up a shot in the first half as Syracuse Orange guard Frank Howard (23) looks on at the Carrier Dome. 
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150 episodes of the Duke Basketball Report, we never thought we’d see the day! Episode 150 is now available for your listening pleasure! On this episode, the crew recaps the Duke Blue Devils’ loss to the North Carolina Tar Heels, the victory against the Syracuse Orange, and previews upcoming games against the Virginia Tech Hokies and Miami Hurricanes. Plus, a little history will be made at the Miami game by the podcast crew!


  • 0:00 - Devil with a Blue Dress
  • 0:12 - Donald says hi and we thank our sponsors, and
  • 1:20 - Barack Obama, Fran Fraschilla, and other brushes with greatness
  • 3:55 - We played UNC… it sucked
  • 5:45 - Sam talks about being in the building when the Zion Williamson shoe disaster happened
  • 10:15 - Jason has one word to describe what happened… shock
  • 15:30 - Jason asks if this was the worst regular season game in Duke history
  • 19:15 - We talk about the media frenzy surrounding Shoegate
  • 22:00 - The Blue Devils prove they can win without Zion, beating Syracuse by 10 thanks to an amazing game from RJ Barrett
  • 24:40 - Alex O’Connell has the game of his career so far
  • 26:40 - Sam on the changing Duke rotation and the surprise that Coach K is shaking things up so much
  • 31:30 - Marques Bolden’s big time boards
  • 33:50 - Donald on some defensive struggles and what has happened to Tre Jones’s offense
  • 36:35 - gave away t-shirts to the students. Don’t forget to use the promo code “DBR” to get 20% off your order
  • 39:00 - Looking ahead, a preview of Virginia Tech
  • 46:25 - HISTORY IN THE MAKING! The DBR podcast crew is going to the Miami game!! Come by the J.B. Duke Hotel bar after the game to see us!
  • 49:10 - What to expect against Miami, a team whose best player is tiny
  • 54:00 - Our sponsor Byrd Campbell, your Duke legal eagles
  • 54:45 - The Player of the Week honor is a unanimous one this week.
  • 56:25 - Parting Shots – Jason on the absurdity of talk that Zion should shut it down
  • 1:05:55 - Parting Shots – Sam says subscribe to a cool twitter feed: @5th_Factor
  • 1:07:00 - Parting Shots – Donald on podcast #150!!
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