Head coach Mike Krzyzewski issued a statement from the program regarding his freshman guard's family tragedy.
' biological mother, Tamara Hill, and sister Lacey Dawkins were involved in a multiple car cash on Saturday, Dec. 5 in West Virginia on their way to the Duke-St. John's basketball game. Lacey passed away on Saturday afternoon as a result of injuries suffered in the accident.
Here is a comment from Coach K on the tragedy
"We are deeply saddened by the loss of Andre's sister, Lacey," said head coach Mike Krzyzewski. "Andre is a terrific young man and his family is very important to him. Our thoughts and prayers go out the entire Dawkins' family during this trying time."