February 13, 2008

Duke climbs Plumlee's list

It didn't take long for the Cameron Crazies to show their love for Arden (N.C.) Christ School power forward Mason Plumlee on Wednesday night, as the chants started rolling in long before the game ever tipped off and continued through multiple timeouts.

M-A-S-O-N P-L-U-M-L-E-E COME TO DUKE.

Those are the words that rang loud and clear through the confines of one of the nation's most historic buildings and like anyone would, the 6-foot-10, 210 pounder was definitely paying attention.

"It was really neat having them chant my name. I've never had that happen before as a fan," Plumlee said. "They kept up the chants until I waived and acknowledged them, and then they cheered and moved on to other chants.

"Those are some of the smartest fans I've ever seen or heard. They come up with some of the most creative cheers and it's just fun to listen to."



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