Courtesy: Duke Sports Information Release: 12/19/2013
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Albany at No. 2 Duke Postgame Notes December 19, 2013
With the Duke Victory… • Moved to 11-1 on the season. • Improved to 2-0 all-time against Albany. • Is now 43-3 against non-conference opponents at home since 2008-09. • Improved to 5-1 at home this season. • Coach P improved to 89-6 as a head coach in Cameron Indoor Stadium. • Is now 5-1 all-time against teams from the America East Conference.
Senior Haley Peters • Scored a team-high 17 points, grabbed four rebounds and had two assists in 22 minutes. • Notched double-figure scoring for the seventh straight game she has played. • Hit 8-of-12 field goals.
Sophomore Alexis Jones • Tied a season low with four points in 28 minutes. • Had four assists and three rebounds.
Junior Elizabeth Williams • Held without double-digit scoring for the third straight game, which is a first for her career. • Had nine points, four rebounds and two blocks. • Moved her consecutive blocks streak to 80 straight games since arriving at Duke with her two swats on the afternoon.
Senior Chelsea Gray • Totaled 12 points, nine assists and six steals. • The six steals tied a season high. • Scored double-figures in her sixth consecutive game. • Took one charge on the night and now has taken 14 charges on the season and 49 over her career.
Senior Tricia Liston • Snapped a 16-game streak of scoring double figures. • Had a season-low five points and hit 1-of-4 three-pointers in 20 minutes.
Junior Ka'lia Johnson • Led Duke in rebounding with five, while scoring two points.
Senior Richa Jackson • Had 12 points, four rebounds and four assists in 21 minutes.
Other Duke Notes… • Dished 24 assists on 33 baskets. • Grabbed 16 steals, which is the second-most this season. • Hit 65.5 percent from the field in the second half, which is the second-highest this season. • Held Albany to six rebounds in the second half and Duke outrebounded Albany, 35-24, for the game. • Hit 58.9 percent of its field goals, which is the second-best this season. • Held a 33-10 advantage in bench points. • Forced 28 turnovers and scored 35 points off those turnovers. • Scored 46 second half points. • Won its 31st straight game when scoring 80 or more points. • Hit 51.9 percent of its field goals in the first half, but only 1-of-6 from downtown. • Will next travel to fifth-ranked Kentucky on Sunday, Dec. 22 at 3:00 p.m. The contest will be aired live on Fox Sports South.