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Duke's Coach K Has A Twitter Account On The Sneak

At this point, most college football coaches and college basketball coaches have made their way to Twitter - though whether they actually run their own accounts is a different story. One holdout, unsurprisingly, has been Duke men's basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski. Or so we thought.

In an interview with ESPN's Dana O'Neil, Coach K revealed that while he doesn't "care" about being on Twitter, he does have an "alias" account, which he uses to follow his players and make sure that they're keeping in line on social media.

Q: So are you on social media?

Krzyzewski: I follow guys. I don't want to be on Twitter because I don't care. I don't want their opinions. I don't need to show that I have X amount of followers. But I follow a lot of people on Twitter, under an alias. I tell my guys I'm following you. Then if I see something, you text them, you gotta watch. But there are a lot of cool things that they do. I do like that they do it.

O'Neil's Q&A with Coach K covers a number of other interesting topics, and it's worth a read. Krzyzewski probably isn't the only coach doing this kind of thing, but it is interesting to know that he's more involved on social media than we all thought.