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Notes: NC State 75, Duke 73
Courtesy: Duke Sports Information
Release: 03/02/2012
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Duke vs. N.C. State
ACC Tournament Quarterfinals
Postgame Notes  *  March 2, 2012

With the Duke Loss...

  • Drops to 24-5 overall.
  • Snapped a 17-game winning streak in the opening round of the ACC Tournament.
  • Broke a six-game ACC Tournament winning streak.
  • Lost for the first time in school history to a No. 9 seed (8-1).
  • Coach P dropped to 10-3 all-time in the ACC Tournament.
  • Snapped a six-game winning streak against the Wolfpack.
  • Moved the overall series record to 32-40 in favor of N.C. State.
  • Lost for only the third time out of the last 19 games to the Wolfpack.
  • Dropped its first game in the ACC Tournament for the first time since 1994 (Maryland).
  • Snapped a streak of four straight appearances in the ACC Tournament title game.
  • Broke a 14-game winning streak for No. 1 seeds against No. 9 seeds.
  • Will next await the NCAA Tournament selection show on Monday, March 12 at 7 pm.

Sophomore Tricia Liston

  • Hit 4-of-6 three-pointers.
  • Finished with 14 points, two rebounds and two assists.

Sophomore Chelsea Gray

  • Scored a career-high 25 points on 10-of-17 field goals.
  • The 10 field goals made was a career high and 17 field goal attempts tied a career high.
  • Hit only 4-of-9 free throws, after entering the game hitting 81.8 percent from the line.
  • Pulled down seven rebounds, had three steals and had two assists.
  • Scored a season-high 16 points in the first half, previous high in the first half was 14 at Maryland on 2-19-12.

Freshman Elizabeth Williams

  • Totaled 12 points, had seven rebounds, two assists and seven blocked shots.
  • Fouled out for the first time this season.
  • Swatted an ACC Tournament single game record seven blocked shots.
  • Totaled double-figure scoring for the 15th straight game.

Sophomore Haley Peters

  • Had five points, four rebounds, two steals in 29 minutes.

Senior Shay Selby

  • Posted 10 points, four assists, three rebounds, one steal.
  • Had a career high two blocked shots.
  • Totaled double-figure scoring for the fourth time this season.

Other Duke Notes...

  • Duke had advanced to the ACC Tournament semifinals every year since 1995.
  • Blue Devils hit only 9-of-19 from the field.
  • It marks the first time a No. 1 seed hasn't advanced to the semifinals of the ACC Tournament in league history.
  • Had 22 turnovers and N.C. State scored 26 points off turnovers.
  • Scored 36 points in the paint.
  • Hit 47.5 percent of its field goals.
  • Hit 6-of-15 from downtown.
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