Virginia at No. 3 Duke Postgame Notes January 16, 2014
With the Duke Victory… • Moved to 17-1 overall and 4-0 in ACC play on the season. • Won its 41st straight home contest against an ACC opponent. • Notched its 129th consecutive home game against an unranked opponent. • Won its 21st straight game against Virginia. • Moved to 8-1 at home this season. • Coach P moved to 92-6 in Cameron Indoor Stadium since arriving at Duke. • Won 92 out of the last 98, 106 out of the last 112 and 188 out of the last 199 games in Cameron Indoor Stadium. • Coach P moved to 8-0 all-time against Virginia. • Won its 12th straight contest versus Virginia.
Senior Tricia Liston • Finished with a game-high 21 points and tied a career high with 12 rebounds in 28 minutes. • Hit 8-of 12 field goals and 4-of-6 treys. • Totaled 20 or more points for the eighth time this year and 21st time in her career. • Notched her second double-double of the season and fifth of her career. • Pulled down 10 rebounds in the first half. • Hit four or more treys in a game this year for the seventh time this year.
Junior Elizabeth Williams • Collected 17 points, seven rebounds, four assists and three steals. • Moved her consecutive blocks streak to 87 straight games since arriving at Duke with her six swats on the afternoon. • Blocked a season-high six shots.
Senior Richa Jackson • Notched 16 points, five rebounds, three assists and two steals. • Hit 8-of-9 field goals. • Tied a career high with eight field goals made. • Totaled 10 points on 5-of-5 shooting in the first half. • Collected double-figure scoring for the third straight game and the seventh time this year. Marks the first time since her sophomore year she has scored double-digits in three consecutive contests. • Made her first start of the season in place of Chelsea Gray.
Senior Haley Peters • Totaled six points and three rebounds in 24 minutes. • Tied a season high with two three-point field goals on two attempts.
Sophomore Alexis Jones • Notched 10 points, a game-high six assists, three rebounds and one steal in 27 minutes.
Freshman Oderah Chidom • Had 11 points, nine rebounds, one block and one steal in 18 minutes. • Collected double-figure scoring for the third time this year and the first against an ACC opponent.
Other Duke Notes… • The 35-point win was the largest margin of victory by Duke in the series with the Cavaliers. • Won its 34th straight game when scoring 80 or more points and scored 80 or more points for the 11th time this year. • Drained 60.0 percent of its field goals for the second straight contest in the first half. • The 47 points in the first half was the most by Duke in the first half versus an ACC opponent this season. • Drained nine three-pointers, which is the most by Duke against the ACC this year. • Blocked a season-high 13 shots in the game marking the third time this season the Blue Devils have swatted 10 or more shots. • Held a 54-16 points in the paint advantage. • Hit only 5-of-15 free throws. • Posted a 50-36 rebounding advantage. • Hit 55.9 percent from the field for the game marking the 11th time this year the Blue Devils have hit 50.0 percent or better. • Most points scored by Duke against Virginia since 2001 (107). • Duke will next travel to Virginia Tech on Sunday, Jan. 19 at 12:00 p.m. The game will be aired live on RSN-TV.