Samford vs. Duke
NCAA Tournament First Round
Postgame Notes * March 18, 2012
With the Duke Victory...
- Moved to 25-5 on the season and advances to the second round of the NCAA Tournament.
- Won its 25th straight contest against a Southern Conference school.
- Improved to 19-0 all-time in the first round of the tournament.
- Posted its 25th victory of the season, marking the 14th straight year with 25 or more wins.
- Moved to 37-15 all-time against the Southern Conference.
- Coach P improved to 20-15 all-time in NCAA Tournament action, including a 10-4 mark at Duke.
- Is now 14-5 all-time when seeded No. 2.
- Coach P moved to 7-2 all-time when seeded No. 2.
Sophomore Tricia Liston
- Totaled 12 first half points before finishing the game with 22.
- Now owns a team-best six games this season with 20+ points.
- Drained 2-of-2 from downtown.
- Hit 7-of-10 field goals and 6-of-6 from the free throw line.
- Posted double-figure scoring in her first NCAA Tournament game and the 15th time this season.
- Made her first NCAA Tournament start of her career, which was her 14th start of the season and 16th of her career.
Sophomore Chelsea Gray
- With her four steals on the night, moved into eighth place on Duke's single season steals list with 82. Had four steals on the night.
- Had 16 points, six rebounds, six assists and four assists in 28 minutes.
- Totaled double-figure scoring for the 22nd time this season and the sixth straight game.
Freshman Elizabeth Williams
- Extended her ACC Freshman blocks mark to 112 with three on the night.
- With her three free throws made on the night, moved into ninth place on the Duke freshman free throws made charts with 83.
- Had 11 points, three rebounds, three blocks.
- Notched double-figure scoring for the 16th straight game and the 24th time this season.
- Her 24 double-figure scoring games this season ranks fourth on the Duke freshman charts.
Sophomore Haley Peters
- Had 13 points, seven rebounds, while taking only six shots.
- Posted double-figure scoring for the 18th time this season.
Senior Shay Selby
- Tied a career high with six rebounds.
Freshman Ka'lia Johnson
- Scored a career-high six points on the night.
- Played a career-high 21 minutes.
Other Duke Notes...
- Hit 51.9 percent from the field, which is the 12th time this season hitting 50.0% or better of its field goals.
- Outrebounded Samford, 41-23.
- Dished 15 assists on the night.
- Had only 13 turnovers.
- Posted 38 points in the paint to only 12 for Samford.
- Hit 55.6 percent from the field in the second half.
- Hit 22-of-25 from the free throw line (88.0%).
- Appearing in its 18th consecutive and 19th overall trip in the NCAA Tournament.