Uploaded Ad
Notes: Duke 61, BYU 55
Courtesy: Duke Sports Information
Release: 11/12/2011
BDN+ Premium Content
Related Links
With the Duke Victory...
  • Moved to 3-0 all-time against BYU.
  • Is now 5-2 all-time in true road openers, including five straight wins.
  • Improved to 29-8 in season openers.
  • Moved to 7-1 against teams from the West Coast Conference.
  • Won its eighth straight season opener.

Freshman Elizabeth Williams

  • Scored eight second half points to finish with eight points, five rebounds, two blocks, one assist and one steal in 22 minutes.
  • Became just the 13th player in Coach P's 20 years as a head coach to start her first collegiate game. Is the 23rd Duke freshman to start her first collegiate game.

Sophomore Chloe Wells

  • Notched 10 points, a team-high four assists, three steals and one rebound in 31 minutes.
  • Registered double-figure scoring for only the second career game.
  • Made her sixth career start.

Sophomore Chelsea Gray

  • Totaled a game-high 15 points to go along with five rebounds, two assists, six steals and tied a career high with two blocks.
  • Had a career-high six steals.

Sophomore Haley Peters

  • Collected 12 points, four rebounds, two assists and one steal in 28 minutes.

Other Duke Notes...

  • The sophomore class (ranked No. 1 class in the nation) combined for 43 of Duke's 61 points Also, had 13 rebounds, 12 assists and 12 steals.
  • Duke dished 17 assists on the night.
  • Outrebounded 41-36.
  • Hit 5-of-14 treys
  • Registered 14 steals on 22 forced turnovers.
  • Hit 50.0 percent from the field in the second half.
  • Created 24 points off turnovers and led with a 26-18 advantage in points in the paint.