Duke vs. Miami
Postgame Notes * Feb. 24, 2012
Postgame Notes * Feb. 24, 2012
With the Duke Victory...
- Clinched the No. 1 seed in the upcoming ACC Tournament and at least a share of the ACC regular season title for the third straight year.
- Has won at least a share of the ACC regular season title for the 11th time in school history.
- Posted its second victory over a top 10 team this season.
- The win over a top five team is the fifth in Coach P's five years at Duke.
- Coach P has now totaled 10 wins against top 10 teams in her five years.
- Improved to 23-4 overall and 13-1 in ACC play on the season.
- Registered its 30th straight home ACC win.
- Improved to 13-1 at home in 2011-12.
- Totaled its 159th straight game without back-to-back losses.
- Is now 4-4 against ranked opponents on the year.
- Moved to 9-0 all-time and 5-0 in Cameron Indoor Stadium against Miami.
- Coach P moved to 70-5 in her five years at Duke at home.
Sophomore Tricia Liston
- Totaled nine points, two rebounds in 29 minutes.
- Hit 2-of-4 From three-point land on the night.
- Leads the team with 43 three-pointers made on the season.
Sophomore Chelsea Gray
- Dished nine assists, had 12 points, four rebounds, two steals.
- Is now four assists away from tying the Duke single season record for assists. Has 166. Is two away from second place.
- Totaled eight or more assists for the eighth time this season.
Freshman Elizabeth Williams
- Became just the fifth player in ACC history and second Duke student-athlete to net 100 blocks in a single season.
- Had 19 points, nine rebounds, four steals, two assists and two blocks.
- Notched her ninth game this season with 18 or more points.
- Posted double-figure scoring for the 13th straight game.
Sophomore Haley Peters
- Had 12 points, seven rebounds, two steals in 31 minutes.
- Reached double-figure scoring for the 17th time this season and 10th time against league foes.
Senior Kathleen Scheer
- Had four points, four rebounds, two assists in 17 minutes.
- Made the first start of the season on senior night.
Senior Shay Selby
- Had eight points, five rebounds, two assists in 28 minutes.
- Made her 12th start of the season on senior night.
Junior Allison Vernerey
- Played in her 99th straight game.
- Came off the bench to total 10 points, two rebounds, two assists, two blocks and two steals.
- Notched double-figure scoring for only the fourth time this season and third against ACC opponents.
Other Duke Notes...
- Can clinch the ACC regular season title by itself with a victory on Sunday at North Carolina.
- Had a 50-16 advantage in points in the paint.
- Hit 48.5 percent of its field goals.
- Forced 21 turnovers and created 17 points off turnovers.
- Dished 18 assists and had 12 steals.
- Was outrebounded for the second straight game, 44-37.
- Held Miami to 33.3 percent shooting from the field.
- Scored 19 points off the bench.
- Hit 54.5 percent from the field in the first half.
- Will conclude the regular season on Sunday, Feb. 26 at 3:00 p.m., at North Carolina. The game will be aired live on ESPN2.