Sports Minute: Here is the latest North Carolina sports news from The Associated Press - WNCT

Sports Minute: Here is the latest North Carolina sports news from The Associated Press

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DURHAM, N.C. (AP) - Duke has promoted assistant Jeff Capel to associate head coach and Jon Scheyer to assistant coach under Mike Krzyzewski. The changes come after the departure of longtime assistant Steve Wojciechowski, who is now head coach at Marquette.

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) - Duke sophomore Rodney Hood is entering the NBA draft. Hood said in a statement yesterday that playing for Mike Krzyzewski "helped me grow and develop as a player and a person" to prepare him for the NBA.

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Student-athletes who seek transfers due to "difficult life circumstances" might have to sit out a season but gain an extra year of eligibility starting in 2015-16. The NCAA says the proposed change would give athletes a year to focus on academics and the circumstance that led them to seek a transfer.

ATLANTA (AP) - TNT analyst Craig Sager will miss the NBA playoffs as he undergoes treatment for leukemia. A sideline reporter famous for his brightly colored suits, Sager describes the postseason as "my favorite time of year - city to city, round by round, 40 games in 40 nights."

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