Duke's fashionista forward designs coach's gameday outfit

In this undated photo, Duke women's basketball player Erin Mathias works on an outfit in her apartment on the university campus in Durham, N.C. The starting forward for the 17th-ranked Blue Devils, and budding fashion designer, is creating an outfit for coach Joanne P. McCallie to wear during Monday nights game against No. 12 Florida State (Pilar Timpane/Duke Athletics via AP)

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) Duke women's basketball player Erin Mathias is turning the sideline into a runway - and her coach is the model.

The starting forward for the 17th-ranked Blue Devils - and budding fashion designer - is creating the outfit coach Joanne P. McCallie will wear during Monday night's game against No. 12 Florida State.

It's the latest foray into fashion for the visual arts and media studies major who spent a summer interning with a New York-based designer, created her own clothing line (Erin Mathias Designs) and last fall staged a fashion show in Durham with her teammates modeling her creations.

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