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Notes: Duke 96, Vanderbilt 80
Courtesy: Duke Sports Information
Release: 03/21/2012
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Duke at Vanderbilt - NCAA Tournament Second Round
Postgame Notes  *  March 20, 2012

With the Duke Victory…

•    Moved to 26-5 on the season and advances to the Fresno Regional semifinal.  Will play St. John’s on Saturday, March 24.
•    Coach P improved to 21-15 all-time in NCAA Tournament action, including an 11-4 mark at Duke.
•    Moved to 3-1 all-time against No. 7 seeds in the tournament.
•    Is now 15-5 all-time when seeded No. 2.
•    Coach P moved to 8-2 all-time when seeded No. 2.
•    Improved to 4-2 against Vanderbilt and 29-14 versus the SEC.
•    Coach P moved to 2-1 all-time against Vanderbilt.
•    Improved to 11-2 on the road this season.
•    Gave Vanderbilt only its second loss at home this season (18-2).

Sophomore Tricia Liston

•    Posted her second straight 20-point game in the NCAA Tournament.
•    Tied a career high with 23 points on 10-of-15 field goals.
•    Ten field goals was a career high.
•    Hit 5-of-7 three-pointers in the NCAA Tournament.
•    Made her second NCAA Tournament start of her career, which was her 15th start of the season and 17th of her career. 

Sophomore Chelsea Gray

•    With her three steals, moved into a tie for fourth with 85.
•    Totaled 12 assists, which is the most in a NCAA Tournament game by a Blue Devil.
•    Fourth career double-double with 12 points, 12 assists.
•    Totaled double-figure scoring for 23rd game this season and the seventh straight game.

Freshman Elizabeth Williams

•    With her 13 points, moved into tied for third with 439 points.
•    Had 13 points, six rebounds, four assists, three steals, two blocks in 26 minutes.
•    Scored double-figures for the 17th straight game.

Sophomore Haley Peters

•    Scored a career-high 25 points with career-highs of 12 field goals, 16 attempts.
•    Had six rebounds, two assists, two steals.
•    Posted double-figure scoring for the 19th time this season
•    Has posted 10+ points in 4-of-6 career NCAA Tournament games.

Senior Shay Selby

•    Had a season-high 12 points
•    Dished a career high seven assists.
•    Hit 5-of-6 field goals.

Freshman Ka’lia Johnson

•    Hit her second career three-pointer in the first half.

Other Duke Notes…

•    The 96 points was the most in the NCAA Tournament second round in Duke’s history.
•    The 56 points in the first half is the most in the 2012 NCAA Tournament.
•    Allowed a season-high 80 points.
•    Had a season-high 65.6 percent field goal percentage.
•    Hit a season-high 63.6 percent from three-point land.
•    All five starters scored double-figures for the second time this season.
•    Liston & Peters with 20 or more points marking the first time with two players with 20+points since 2008.
•    Shot 67.6 percent from the field in the first half, which is the second-highest the season in the first half.
•    Had a season-low two turnovers in the first half and finished the game with 13.
•    Totaled 50 or more points in the first half for only the fourth time this season.
•    With its 11 steals, moved into 10th place on Duke’s single-season list.
•    Tied a season high with 15 assists in the first half and ended the game with 28.
•    When dishing 20 or more assists in Coach P’s five years, Duke is now 27-0.
•    Appearing in its 18th consecutive and 19th overall trip in the NCAA Tournament.