No. 6 Seed North Carolina vs. No. 2 Seed Duke ACC Tournament Semifinals Postgame Notes March 8, 2014
With the Duke Victory… • Improved to 27-5 overall and advanced to the ACC Tournament Championship where it will face No. 1 seed Notre Dame on Sunday, March 9 at 7:00 p.m. • Advanced to the ACC Tournament Championship for the 13th time in school history, including the sixth time out of the last seven years. • Now owns a 44-28 record in ACC Tournament play. • Owns an ACC-best 34 ACC Tournament wins since 2000. • Has notched a 36-7 in the Greensboro Coliseum, while notching a 34-6 mark in ACC Tournament play in the coliseum. • Coach P moved to 15-3 in ACC Tournament play since taking over the Blue Devil program. • Joanne P. McCallie is now 39-12 all-time in league tournament play as a head coach in 23 years. • Snapped a two-game losing streak to North Carolina and moved the all-time series to 49-40 in favor of the Tar Heels. • Is now 7-1 all-time in the ACC Tournament against No. 6 seeds. • Moved to 7-6 all-time against North Carolina in the ACC Tournament.
Junior Ka'lia Johnson • Totaled nine points and a season-high eight rebounds in a career-high 34 minutes. • Drained her third three-pointer of the 2014 ACC Tournament, after hitting five over her first 84 career games. • Made second straight and second career start.
Senior Tricia Liston • Hit 3-of-7 three-pointers and finished with a team-high 17 points. • With her 17 points, moved into eighth place on Duke’s all-time scoring list with 1,629 points. She passed Georgia Schweitzer (1,620). • Now owns 568 points this season to rank 10th on Duke’s single season charts. • With her three three-pointers made, broke her own single-season record of three-pointers made with 83 for the season. Her previous record was 80 from a year ago.
Senior Haley Peters • Notched seven points, eight rebounds and one steal. • With her eight rebounds, moved into sixth place on Duke’s all-time rebounding list with 808.
Junior Elizabeth Williams • Had 12 points, nine rebounds, three assists, three blocks and one steal. • Fouled out for only the third time this season. • Now owns 23 career ACC Tournament blocks, which ranks third all-time in the tournament record book.
Senior Richa Jackson • Had 11 points, five rebounds, two assists and one steal in 35 minutes.
Freshman Oderah Chidom • Hit four huge free throws down the stretch and finished with six points and three rebounds.
Other Duke Notes… • Held North Carolina to 33.8 percent shooting and 30.0 percent from downtown. • Outscored UNC, 28-14, in the paint. • Outrebounded the Tar Heels, 44-37.