Courtesy: Duke Sports Information Release: 02/20/2014
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No. 14 N.C. State at No. 7 Duke Postgame Notes February 20, 2014
With the Duke Victory… • Improved to 24-3 overall and 11-2 in the ACC. • Joanne P. McCallie moved to 95-8 overall in Cameron Indoor Stadium since joining the Blue Devils in 2007-08. • Moved the all-time series to 39-35 in favor of NC State, including winning the 13th straight in Cameron Indoor Stadium. • Won 19 out of the last 21 games against the Wolfpack. • Improved to 7-3 against ranked opponents this season. • Moved to 11-3 this season at home.
Senior Tricia Liston • Collected 24 points, seven rebounds, three assists and one steal. • Hit 4-of-7 three-pointers. • Scored 20 or more points for the 15th time this year, which ranks second in the ACC. • Moved into a tie for 12th on the ACC all-time three-pointers made list with 237.
Sophomore Alexis Jones • Tallied 12 points, seven assists, six rebounds and four steals. • Hit at least one three-pointer for the 12th straight game.
Senior Haley Peters • Posted her fifth double-double of the season and 16th of her career with 13 points and 10 rebounds. • Snapped a streak of two straight games without scoring double-digits. • Drained a key three-pointer in the second half with 1:59 remaining to give Duke a 73-66 lead. It was only her second three-pointer over the last six games. • Moved into 20th place on Duke’s all-time points list 1,266
Junior Elizabeth Williams • Had 10 rebounds, nine points, four assists and four blocks. • Pulled down 10 or more rebounds for the eighth time this season and the 23rd time in her career. • Moved into sixth place on the ACC career blocks list with 300. • Moved into 14th place on Duke’s all-time scoring list with 1,383 points.
Senior Richa Jackson • Totaled 12 points, four rebounds, one assist and one steal. • Tallied double-digit scoring for the fourth time out of the last five games. • Hit a three-pointer in her fourth straight game, which is a career best.
Other Duke Notes… • Won its 38th straight game when scoring 80 or more points. • Hit 18-of-20 from the free throw line on the night for a 90.0 percentage. It was the second-highest free throw percentage this season. • Opened the second half with a 9-1 edge in rebounding over the first 4:28. • Outrebounded the Wolfpack, 43-37. • Drained nine three-pointers on the night. • Scored 24 points off 15 Wolfpack turnovers. • Turned the ball over only 15 times. • Four of five Blue Devil starters posted double-digits. • Played its third straight ranked opponent. • Tied a season high with seven first half blocks and finished the game with eight. • Will next travel to second-ranked Notre Dame on Sunday, Feb. 23 for a 1:00 p.m., tip on ESPN.