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Notes: Duke 73, Auburn 50
Courtesy: Duke Sports Information
Release: 11/18/2011
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Auburn at Duke
Postgame Notes  *  Nov. 18, 2011

With the Duke Victory...

  • Moved to 5-0 all-time against Auburn.
  • Won its 11th straight game at home against a non-conference opponent.
  • Notched its 12th consecutive win in the month of November.
  • Won its 26th straight contest in Cameron Indoor Stadium.
  • Improved to 5-0 under Coach P in home openers.
  • Won its 13th straight home opener and improved to 33-4 all-time in home openers.
  • Coach P improved to 58-4 in Cameron Indoor Stadium.
  • Won its 49th out of the last 50 games at home.


Freshman Elizabeth Williams

  • Registered her first career double-double with 18 points and 13 rebounds in 33 minutes.
  • Blocked a career-high four shots.
  • Matched a career high with eight points in the first half to go along with a career-high seven rebounds and two blocks in 19 minutes.


Sophomore Chloe Wells

  • Had a career-high 14 points.
  • Registered double-figure scoring for her second straight game, after only having one 10+ scoring game as a freshman.


Sophomore Chelsea Gray

  • Dished four assists in the first half and went on to finish with a career-high eight for the game.
  • Had seven points, seven rebounds, eight assists and two steals in 30 minutes.


Sophomore Haley Peters

  • Scored all 10 points in the second half.
  • Notched double-figure scoring for the second straight game to open the season.


Sophomore Richa Jackson

      • Came off the bench to notch eight points, nine rebounds in 26 minutes.

Junior Allison Vernerey

      • Had eight points, three rebounds and one steal in 11 minutes.



Other Duke Notes...

  • Held a 44-18 advantage in points in the paint.
  • Hit 41.7 percent from the field in the second half.
  • Outrebounded Auburn, 52-35.
  • Held Auburn to only 19 second half points.
  • Did not hit a three-pointer (0-12) snapping an 84-game streak with at least one three-pointer (last was Feb. 5, 2009 vs. Virginia, W 81-67).
  • Forced 22 turnovers leading to 23 points off turnovers.
  • Hit 19-of-23 free throws (82.6%)
  • Had 21 points off the bench.
  • The sophomore class totaled 39 of 73 points.
  • Dished 16 assists as a team.


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