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Wake Forest Reacts on Twitter to Tim Duncan's Retirement

Apr 22, 2016; Memphis, TN, USA; San Antonio Spurs center Tim Duncan looks on in the fourth quarter against the Memphis Grizzlies in game three of the first round of the NBA Playoffs at FedExForum. Spurs defeated Grizzlies 96-87. Mandatory Credit: Nelson Chenault-USA TODAY Sports

Apr 22, 2016; Memphis, TN, USA; San Antonio Spurs center Tim Duncan looks on in the fourth quarter against the Memphis Grizzlies in game three of the first round of the NBA Playoffs at FedExForum. Spurs defeated Grizzlies 96-87. Mandatory Credit: Nelson Chenault-USA TODAY Sports

Wake Forest turned to Twitter to pay respect to former player Tim Duncan after he announced his retirement on Monday. Duncan graduated from Wake Forest in 1997 and went on to play for 19 years with the San Antonio Spurs.

The ACC also released several videos on Twitter thanking Duncan for his impact on the basketball community.

#ThankYouTD! #GoDeacs! 🎩 https://t.co/9PK6Gar803

— WakeForestUniversity (@WakeForest) July 11, 2016

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Tim Duncan calls it a career. A look back at where he started it. #GoDeacs @TieDyeNationhttps://t.co/aseogz6xY6 pic.twitter.com/3J1k5puK9S

— Wake Forest Sports (@DemonDeacons) July 11, 2016

Thoughts from Associate Head Coach @r22childress on his former teammate #TimDuncan #GoDeacs pic.twitter.com/LMsWOJ38ik

— Wake Basketball (@TieDyeNation) July 11, 2016