I know the news is now almost two weeks old, but I can't tell you how excited we Duke fans in the Northwest are at the prospect of Duke playing Oregon in Portland this November. Oregon is hurting, but they've got a pretty good sophomore from Medford by the name of Singler.

http://www.registerguard.com/csp/cms...duke-ducks.csp

K did this for Mike Dunleavy in 2002 (?), bringing the team out to play the University of Portland in Mike's hometown. And the national reach can't hurt recruiting.