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Joe Boozell | NCAA.com | February 2, 2017

Coach K to return on Saturday for Duke

  Coach K will look to lead the Blue Devils to their third straight win on Saturday.

Mike Krzyzewski is back.

Duke announced on Thursday evening that its longtime head coach, who had been recovering from back surgery for the past several weeks, will return to coach on Saturday against Pittsburgh.

Duke went 5-3 under Jeff Capel during Coach K’s absence. The Blue Devils will carry a 17-5 overall mark into Saturday’s game.  

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