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Notes: Duke 99, Purdue 78
Courtesy: Duke Sports Information
Release: 12/05/2013
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Postgame Notes
December 5, 2013

With the Duke Victory…
•    Earned its 24th consecutive home victory in Cameron Indoor Stadium.
•    Now owns a 42-2 record against non-conference opponents at home since 2008-09.
•    Has now won nine straight games to open the season.
•    Coach P now owns a 499-183 record and needs one win to reach 500 for her career.  
•    Notched its seventh consecutive win against ranked opponents in Cameron Indoor Stadium.
•    Moved the all-time series record to 6-3 over Purdue.
•    Improved to 4-0 this season at home.
•    Is now 22-9 all-time against teams from the Big Ten.
•    Moved to 6-1 all-time in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge and won its sixth straight contest.
•    Coach P improved to 88-5 as a head coach in Cameron Indoor Stadium.

Sophomore Alexis Jones
•    Scored a season-high 22 points on 10-of-17 field goals.
•    Reached 20 or more points for the first time this season and third time in her career.
•    Registered 10 first half points in 16 minutes.  Hit 5-of-8 field goals.
•    Dished five assists and pulled down seven rebounds; both matched season highs.

Junior Elizabeth Williams
•    Notched 14 points, six rebounds, one block, two steals and one assist in 25 minutes.
•    Moved her consecutive blocks streak to 78 straight games since arriving at Duke with her one  swat on the afternoon.
•    Played only nine minutes in the first half due to foul trouble.  Still had seven points and two rebounds.

Senior Chelsea Gray
•    Notched 16 points, nine assists and had five rebounds.  
•    With her nine assists, moved into fourth place on Duke’s all-time assist charts with 502.  
•    Took one charge on the night and has now taken 11 this season and 46 on her career.

Senior Tricia Liston
•    Collected 13 points, six rebounds and two steals in 27 minutes.  
•    Had 11 second half points.
•    Hit 5-of-7 field goals.
•    Scored double-digits in her 12th consecutive contest.
•    Held without a three-pointer snapping a 16-game streak with at least one three-pointer made.
•    Held to two points on only two field goal attempts in the first half (13 minutes).

Senior Haley Peters
•    Scored 14 points, had nine rebounds, three steals, two assists and one block.
•    Returned to the starting lineup after missing the past four games due to a knee injury.
•    Totaled double-figure scoring for the four the fourth straight contest.
•    Hit her first three-pointers of the season draining 2-of-3.
•    Has started 83 career contests.

Senior Richa Jackson
•    Came off the bench to post 11 points marking her third double-digit scoring game of the season.
•    Hit 4-of-5 field goals and her only three-point attempt.

Redshirt Freshman Amber Henson
•    Did not dress due to soreness in her knee.

Other Duke Notes…
•    Hit 55.9 percent of its field goals and 50.0 percent from three-point land.
•    Allowed a season-high 78 points.
•    All five Blue Devil starters scored double-digits for the third time this season.
•    Held Purdue to 28.1 percent shooting in the second half (9-of-32).
•    Faced its largest deficit of the season in the first half trailing by nine, 26-17, at the 11:07 mark (previous deficit was four twice).
•    Allowed a season-high 44 points in the first half and trailed for the first time this season at the end of the first stanza.
•    Allowed a season-high 48.6 percent shooting in the first half.  
•    Played its first of three straight ranked opponents (No. 16 Purdue, No. 17 Oklahoma and No. 1 Connecticut.
•    Five different Blue Devils blocked a shot and Duke blocked a total of six shots.
•    Scored 48 points in the paint.
•    Scored 29 points off 20 Purdue turnovers.
•    Held a 46-33 rebound advantage.
•    Dished 21 assists on 38 baskets.
•    Hit 61.1 percent of its field goals in the second half.  
•    Will next travel to 17th-ranked Oklahoma on Sunday, Dec. 8 for a 4:00 pm (EST) tip on Fox Sports 1.