Duke PG Tyler Thornton brings a calm to his team and that has earned him priase from Coach K who called the sophomore a “Duke Basketball player,” which was a testament to his toughness and his being cool under pressure. The Blue Devils face a stiff challenge in a hostile environment against Florida State and we caught up to Thornton to get his thoughts on the game in our latest BDN Video –
Tyler Thornton signed his letter of intent to attend Duke University. Thornton joins Josh Hairston and Kyrie Irving in the class of 2010 and the trio could be joined by Harrison Barnes in just a few hours. Stay tuned to Blue Devil Nation as we’ll take a further look at the future Blue Devils in the coming week.
Thornton [6-2,180] enters his senior year at Gonzaga in Washington, D.C. where he hopes to help lead his team to the title.