Courtesy: Duke Sports Information Release: 02/23/2014
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No. 7 Duke at No. 2 Notre Dame Postgame Notes February 23, 2014
With the Duke Loss… • Dropped to 24-4 overall and 11-3 in the ACC. • Fell to 7-4 against ranked opponents this season. • Lost for the sixth straight time to Notre Dame and moved the all-time series record to 1-8. • Suffered its first loss of the season on the road (10-1).
Senior Tricia Liston • Snapped a 10-game streak of scoring double-digits as she finished with nine points on 3-of-8 field goals. • Became the 20th player in Duke history to notch 500 points in a single season (507).
Sophomore Alexis Jones • Left the game at the 11:47 mark of 2nd half with a knee sprain. Will have MRI Monday. • Had 15 points and six assists in 25 minutes. • Hit at least one three-pointer for the 13th straight game.
Senior Haley Peters • Tallied nine points and five rebounds in 37 minutes.
Junior Elizabeth Williams • Had a team-high 20 points, six rebounds, two assists and two blocks. • Notched 20 or more points for the fifth time this year and 14th time in her career. • Moved into 13th place on Duke’s all-time scoring list with 1,403 points. • Moved into fifth place on the ACC career blocks list 302, after swatting two shots on the day.
Senior Richa Jackson • Tallied 11 points, six rebounds and four steals in 32 minutes.
Other Duke Notes… • Played its third ranked opponent over the last seven days. • Hit 51.5 percent of its field goals in the second half and finished with a 48.3 percentage. • Tied in rebounds, 32-32. • Held a 38-34 advantage in points in the paint. • Allowed 12 three-pointers, which tied a season high for a Blue Devil opponent. • The 46 first half points for Notre Dame tied a season high for a Blue Devil opponent (Miami). • Will next host Wake Forest on Thursday, Feb. 27 at 6:30 p.m. It will mark senior night and the game will be aired live on ESPN3.