According to the recent Harris Poll Duke is America's favorite men's college team.
"he Duke Blue Devils returned to the top spot in the annual Harris Poll inquiring fans favorite collegiate menís and womenís basketball teams. The menís team finished first, a spot theyíve garnered five of the last six years and in six of the 11 times the poll has been conducted since 1993, while the Duke womenís team finished tied for fourth in the poll, as well.
The poll was conducted by Harris Interactive between March 11-18, 2008, among a nationwide sampling of 2,513 adults from the United States, 611 of which followed college basketball."
With so many people cheering against them in every neutral venue, that's a bit hard to believe.