Due to his duties with Team USA in Las Vegas, Coach Mike Krzyzewski was unable to see Brad Beal play in Orlando. Beal, a 2011 target played in the Orlando Showcase event which preceded the AAU Nationals which prevented the Devils head man being there. Despite his absence, Coach Chris Collins and Steve Wojciechowski [Wojo] caught his every move.
In short, Brad Beal knows that Duke is very interested in him as evidenced by Coach K watching him play during the Peach Jam, calling him the following week. Beal and the Devils are in a getting to know one another process that will carry over. The St. Louis guard prospect grew up following JJ Redick and Duke, but many felt he was a huge Florida lean of late.
That may have been the case, but Beal has now conceded that he will no longer make a quick decision as you will hear in the following article. BDN was the first Duke site to interview and cover Beal long before others caught wind of his solid game and we will continue to stay on top of his recruitment.
During the festivities in Orlando, Jason Williams talked to several AAU teams. The former Duke
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