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Duke not swayed by No. 1 ranking

Updated: February 19, 2010, 12:35 PM ET
By Chris Hempson | Inside Lacrosse

They've made the Final Four the past three seasons. They've won three consecutive ACC Championships. And they return their top four scorers. So it should come as no surprise that the Duke Blue Devils are topping preseason polls -- including our own.

But coach John Danowski still isn't reading too much into these generous accolades. In fact, you might say he's doing just the opposite.

When Danowski gets a preseason ranking in print, he calls his squad together. He then breaks ...

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