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Duke's Jeff Capel Named Top Assistant Coach Recruiter In The Country

Duke associate head coach Jeff Capel has been named the best assistant coach recruiter in the country by ESPN. 

Duke basketball's Twitter account congratulated Capel on the accolade this afternoon. 

">@jeffcapel for being recognized as the BEST assistant coach recruiter in the country.

— Duke Basketball (@dukeblueplanet) March 2, 2016

The 41-year old Capel joined the staff in 2011 and has been instrumental in Duke's lights-out recruiting in recent years. He's helped the Blue Devils land four-straight top-three recruiting classes. 

The full piece, written by ESPN's Jeff Borzello and Adam Finkelstein, can be viewed fully here if you have an ESPN Insider account.