No. 7 Seed DePaul at No. 2 Seed Duke NCAA Tournament Second Round Postgame Notes March 24, 2014
With the Duke Loss… • Concluded the season to 28-7 overall record. • Lost in the NCAA second round at home for the first time since 1996 against San Francisco (64-60). • Snapped a 19-game NCAA Tournament winning streak in Cameron Indoor Stadium. • Is now 54-22 in NCAA Tournament play over 22 appearances. • Blue Devils own a 20-8 all-time record as a No. 2 seed (eight appearances). • Coach P moved to 26-18 all-time in the NCAA Tournament and 16-7 at Duke. • Is now 2-2 all-time against DePaul, snapping a two-game winning streak. • Dropped to 24-6 all-time against teams from the Big East Conference. • Moved to 4-2 versus No. 7 seeds in the NCAA Tournament. • Concluded the season with a 13-4 overall record in Cameron Indoor Stadium. • Fell to 8-7 against ranked opponents.
Junior Ka'lia Johnson • Totaled 11 points, five rebounds, two assists and two steals. • Made her fifth straight and fifth career start, including second career NCAA Tournament start.
Senior Tricia Liston • Had 11 points and seven rebounds. • Was just 0-of-3 from three-point land. • Became just the seventh player in Duke history to reach the 600-point mark for a single season (603). • Finished the season with a Duke single-season record for three-pointers 87. • Her 87 three-pointers this season ranks ninth on the ACC season charts. • Concluded her career with 252 three-pointers to rank tied seventh on the ACC career list. • Scored double-digits in her 10th straight NCAA Tournament game. • Totaled 185 career points in NCAA play ranking tied fifth on Duke’s career charts. • Finished her career hitting 47.3 percent from three-point land in NCAA play (25-53). • Hit 48.1 percent from three-point land for the season.
Senior Haley Peters • Totaled 11 points, six rebounds and two assists in 37 minutes. • Her 150 points in NCAA play ranked ninth on Duke’s career charts. • Finished her career ranking sixth on Duke’s career rebounding list (826).
Junior Elizabeth Williams • Notched her seventh double-double of the season and 18th career. • Collected 12 points, 10 rebounds, seven blocks, two assists and two steals. • Owns 33 career blocks in NCAA Tournament play, ranking second on Duke’s charts. • Her 33 career NCAA Tournament blocks now ranks 11th on the NCAA all-time charts. • Blocked seven shots on the day moving into fourth place on the ACC career blocked shots list. • With her 10 rebounds on the day, moved into ninth place on Duke’s career rebounding list (790). • Finished her season with 108 blocks ranking fifth on Duke’s season charts and seventh on the ACC list.
Freshman Oderah Chidom • Came off the bench to post 10 points, two rebounds, one assist and one block in 17 minutes.
Other Duke Notes… • Held to a season-low 24 first half points (previous was 26 vs. UConn). • Trailed at the half for the eighth time this year (27-24). • Turned the ball over 13 times in the first half and finished the game with 21. • Marked the third straight NCAA second round game at home the Blue Devils have trailed at the half (Marist in 2011, Oklahoma State in 2013). • Held a 40-16 advantage in points in the paint. • Outrebounded DePaul, 43-32. • Hit only 9-of-19 free throws (47.4%). • Allowed a season-high 14 three-pointers made.