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Game Notes: Duke 83, N.C. State 59
Courtesy: Duke Sports Information
Release: 01/08/2012
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Duke vs. N.C. State
Postgame Notes  *  Jan. 8, 2012

With the Duke Victory...

  • Improved to 12-2 overall and 3-0 in ACC play on the season.
  • Registered its 32nd consecutive win at home, which continues a school record.
  • Registered its 24th straight home ACC win.
  • Won its 48th ACC contest over the last five years and 62 over the last six.
  • Won its 55th out of the last 56 games in Cameron.
  • Won its 12th straight game in Cameron against N.C. State.
  • Won its sixth consecutive overall contest versus the Wolfpack.
  • Coach P moved to 6-2 all-time against N.C. State.

Sophomore Richa Jackson

  • Registered a career-high 21 points in the game.
  • Pulled down seven rebounds and had a career-high five steals.
  • Hit a career-high eight field goals on a career-high 11 attempts.
  • Totaled double-figure scoring for the fourth straight game.

Sophomore Tricia Liston

  • Collected her first career double-double with 14 points and 11 rebounds in 32 minutes.
  • Pulled down a career-high 11 boards.

Sophomore Haley Peters

  • Registered 12 points and five rebounds.
  • Notched double-figure scoring for the fourth straight game and the eighth time out of the last nine contests.

Sophomore Chelsea Gray

  • Dished eight assists marking the fifth time this season with eight or more dishes.
  • Notched 12 points, three rebounds and one steal.
  • Registered double-figure scoring for the ninth time this season.

Freshman Elizabeth Williams

  • Collected nine points, seven rebounds, five blocks, one steal and one assist in 23 minutes.
  • Saddled with two fouls early in the first half and only played six minutes.

Junior Allison Vernerey

  • After only scoring eight points the last three games, came off the bench to post 13 points in 18 minutes. Hit 6-of-7 field goals and has now hit five straight free throws.

Other Duke Notes...

  • Closed the game with a 23-5 run over the final 7:34 mark.
  • Had a season-high 6,172 fans in attendance.
  • Hit a season-high 20-of-22 free throws for a 90.9 percentage.
  • Outrebounded NCSU, 38-34.
  • Hit only 3-of-16 three-pointers.
  • Scored 44 points in the paint.
  • Created 37 points off 24 NC State turnovers.
  • Stopped a three-game streak of turning the ball over 20+ times as Duke had 15.
  • Blocked nine shots.
  • Had 15 steals as a team.
  • Will next host Florida State on Friday, Jan. 13 at 7:00 p.m. The contest will air on RSN-TV.