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Notes: Duke 69, Kentucky 54
Courtesy: Duke Sports Information
Release: 12/29/2016
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Postgame Notes
December 29, 2016

With the Duke Victory…
• Moved to 12-1 on the season
• Moved to 8-0 this season at home
• Won eighth straight contest
• Totaled its 14th consecutive home non-conference victory
• Improved the all-time series to 6-2 in favor of the Blue Devils
• Is now 39-22 versus the SEC

Redshirt Junior Lexie Brown
• Had a game-high 24 points and five steals in 37 minutes
• Hit 4-of-7 three-pointers. Her four three-pointers tied a season high
• At the 8:11 mark of the fourth quarter, drained her eighth free throw of the night and set a new Blue Devil record hitting 38 straight free throws. She passed Chelsea Gray’s mark of 37 in 2012-13
• Totaled 20+ points for the sixth time this season
• Hit 8-of-8 free throws

Redshirt Junior Rebecca Greenwell
• Had 10 points and 10 rebounds
• Collected her second double-double of the season and ninth of her career
• Limited to 1-of-6 field goals and 0-of-3 three-pointers in the first half
• The 15th straight game with at least one three-pointer made

Freshman Leaonna Odom
• Had four points, four rebounds, two blocks
• Saddled with two early fouls in the first quarter and only played three minutes in the first half
• Made her second straight start

Senior Kendall Cooper
• Posted double-figure scoring for the third time this season with 10 points

Senior Oderah Chidom
• Had 11 points, three rebounds, two assists and two blocked shots
• Totaled double-digit scoring for the fifth time this season and the fourth time out of the last seven contests

Other Duke Notes…
• Improved to 2-0 this season against ranked opponents
• Hit 48.0 percent from the field
• Had a season-high 21 turnovers and Kentucky scored 21 points off the turnovers
• Moved to 169-7 under Coach P when holding opponents to under 60 points
• Was outrebounded 36-34 for only the third time this season
• Hit 63.6 percent from the field in the second quarter
• Limited Kentucky to only 18.8 percent shooting in the third quarter
• Played its first of two straight contests against teams from the state of Kentucky
• The Blue Devils retired Elizabeth Williams’ No. 1 jersey becoming only the third Duke student-athlete to have her jersey retired.
• Will open ACC play Monday, Jan. 2 as the Blue Devils host eighth-ranked Louisville at 7 p.m., on ESPNU.

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