For more than 37 years Bob Harris has been the eyes, ears and VOICE of the Duke Blue Devils. Now you can have his story in this beautiful hard-cover book filled with stories, pictures and audio from his life. "How Sweet It IS, From the Cotton Mill to the Crow's Nest" is a collectors book for all Duke fans, sports fans... and all who love to read! Included in each book is an 80-minutes audio CD of historical interviews and calls from some of the most exciting moments in sports history.
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Born in the small town of Albemarle, North Carolina, Bob has been the Voice of Duke football and basketball for 37 years. His Duke sports announcing career has spanned 12 NCAA Men's Basketball Final Fours, nine championship game appearances and ALL FOUR national titles. He has called more than 1,200 Duke basketball and more than 400 consecutive Duke football games in his career. Bob is entering his fifth decade in radio sportscasting.
Bob has been honored twice as North Carolina's sportscaster of the year and has also received the Robert Marlowe and Ray Reeve awards for sports broadcasting. In 2006, he was inducted into the North Carolina Sports Hall of Fame.
At the 2009 ACC Tournament in Atlanta, Bob received the Marvin “Skeeter” Francis Award, which is given by the Atlantic Coast Conference Sports Media Association. The ACC began the annual "Skeeter" Francis Award in 1990, recognizing individuals for distinguished service and promotion to the ACC.
On October 14, 2011, Bob announced his 400th consecutive Duke football radio broadcast. Tuesday following the game, Coach David Cutcliff and the Duke football team presented Bob with a specially-made Duke football!