Coach K surgery latest interruption for preseason No. 1 Duke

But CBS sports analyst Gary Parrish wondered why Coach K brought Allen back for the Georgia Tech game, because with a final score of 110-57, it seemed as if the Blue Devils could have handled the Yellow Jackets without Grayson Allen.

Giles will move into the starting lineup for Wednesday's game against Georgia Tech. In a 72-61 win over Elon Dec. 21, Allen got tangled with Elon guard Steve Santa Anna, sticking out his right leg and tripping Santa Anna on his way to the rim. Krzyzewski must sit him for longer to prove ending the ban wasn't just conveniently done as ACC play begins ... as well as to continue teaching Allen what's acceptable.

Well, yes. Turns out that Allen's indefinite suspension lasted just one game.

"It's unfortunate for any team that you have interruptions, and sometimes you have no control of them, like an injury or sickness or whatever, and sometimes something like this happens", Krzyzewski said, referring to Allen's suspension.

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In a scheduling twist, Allen and the Blue Devils visit both the 12th-ranked Seminoles and ninth-ranked Cardinals next week. The expected recovery period from his disk surgery is about four weeks. Allen tripped two opponents last season against Louisville and Florida State. Associate head coach Jeff Capel will take over in his absence, with his first game coming Saturday against Boston College.

Giles made the first start of his career after playing in the last three games.

According to ABC, Freshman PF Harry Giles will make his first ever start of the season against the Yellow Jackets.

Shortly after the suspension was announced, Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski told The Dan Patrick Show (via ESPN.com news services) he was unsure what the extent of the discipline would be.

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At the time, Krzyzewski said he would suspend the preseason AP All-American guard and his team's second-leading scorer "until I feel good about the entire situation where he is at". The school says Krzyzewski tried several treatment options during the past month before deciding on surgery.

But perhaps the bigger reason that Coach K just got it over with, putting Grayson Allen back in the line-up has more to do with the coach and less to do with Grayson Allen.

His inclusion into the starting lineup appears to give Duke their full complement of players for the first time this season. Well, Allen completely changed his attitude and life outlook after only 13 days and one game!

Alas, I was caught napping and too late to the Twitter punch on that one, but such criticism is entirely apropos.

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Krzyzewski called the Georgia Tech beatdown "the end of us patch-working our team". Hopefully he keeps getting seven assists and one turnover.


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