Courtesy: Duke Sports Information Release: 11/14/2013
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USC Upstate at No. 2 Duke Postgame Notes November 14, 2013
With the Duke Victory… • Earned its 21st consecutive home victory in Cameron Indoor Stadium. • Won its 123rd straight home contest against unranked opponents in Cameron Indoor Stadium. • Now owns a 39-2 record against non-conference opponents at home since 2008-09. • Moved the all-time series record to 2-0 against USC Upstate. • Is now 7-0 in home openers under head coach Joanne P. McCallie. • Overall in home openers, Duke has won 15 straight and owns an all-time record of 35-4. • Moved to 10-0 all-time against teams from the Atlantic Sun.
Junior Elizabeth Williams • Had a season-high 17 points to go along with five rebounds, three blocks and two assists. • Moved into 30th place on Duke’s all-time points list with 1,029. • Moved her consecutive blocks streak to 71 straight games since arriving at Duke with her ?? swats on the night.
Senior Chelsea Gray • Totaled 14 points, eight assists, six steals and five assists in 24 minutes. • Moved into 27th place on Duke’s career points list with 1,062. • With her eight assists, moved into seventh place on Duke’s all-time dishes list.
Senior Tricia Liston • Missed a double-double by one rebound as she scored 20 points and had nine rebounds. • Totaled her 14th career game with 20 or more points. • Drained 4-of-7 three-pointers marking the 12th time she has hit four or more three-pointers in a game. • Hit at least one three-pointer in her 10th straight game. • Dished a career-high six assists.
Redshirt Freshman Amber Henson • Played in her first home contest since Dec. 20, 2011 against UNC Wilmington. • Scored her first points in Cameron Indoor Stadium since Dec. 11, 2011 against USC Upstate. • Finished with four points in 13 minutes.
Senior Haley Peters • Pulled down a career-high 20 rebounds, which is tied for the third-most in school history for a single game. • Totaled her 12th career double-double and the first of the season with 17 points and 20 rebounds. • Passed her previous career high of 14 rebounds. • The last Duke player to pull down 20 rebounds was Alana Beard on March 10, 2003 against North Carolina in the ACC Tournament. • Started her 72nd consecutive game in a Blue Devil uniform.
Freshman Kendall McCravey-Cooper • Scored her first collegiate points in the contest. • Notched seven points and five rebounds in 13 minutes.
Freshman Oderah Chidom • Totaled nine points, five rebounds and one blocked shot in 10 minutes. • Marked her first game with double-figure scoring.
Sophomore Alexis Jones • Posted 14 points, tied a career-high six steals, had four assists and three rebounds.
Other Duke Notes… • Notched the second-most points in a single game in Duke history with 123 points. School record is 128 on Dec. 6, 2002 versus Howard. • The 83-point victory is the third-highest margin of victory in school history and the second-highest under the direction of head coach Joanne P. McCallie. • Totaled six different players with double-figure scoring. • Pulled down 63 rebounds, which is the tied for fifth most in school history. • Held a 64-4 advantage in the paint. • Scored 41 points off the bench. • With its 60 points scored in the first half, it tied for the eighth-most by a Duke team in the first half. • Reached 100 points for the fifth time since head coach Joanne P. McCallie took over the program in 2007-08. • All five starters scored double-figures for first time since Dec. 22, 2012 at Southern California. • Will next host Alabama on Sunday, Nov. 17 at 2:00 p.m., in Cameron Indoor Stadium.