81 - 37 Final
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No. 5 Duke routs Clemson

Jan 28, 2012 - 4:27 AM Clemson, SC (Sports Network) - Tricia Liston had 16 points. leading No. 5 Duke to a dominant 81-37 win over Clemson at Littlejohn Coliseum.

Elizabeth Williams added 14 points, five rebounds, and five blocks and Richa Jackson scored 13 points and six rebounds as Duke (17-2, 8-0 ACC) won its 11th straight game.

Duke has won its last 15 against Clemson.

The Blue Devils face a tough test in their next game as they play host to No. 3 UConn on Monday.

Quinyotta Pettaway led the way for Clemson (5-13, 1-6 ACC) recording a double- double with 12 points and 10 rebounds and Nikki Dixon added 11 points, but it wasn't enough as the Lady Tigers lost their third straight and 8-of-9.

Clemson will look to rebound on Sunday as it plays host to Georgia Tech.

Haley Peters, who scored 12 points with six assists, made a layup with 5:15 to go, sparking a 15-2 run by the Blue Devils to give them a 40-24 lead into the locker room.

Duke's defense stifled the Lady Tigers in the second half, holding them without a basket from the field over the last 13 minutes of the game. Clemson shot just 16.7 percent in the second stanza.

  • DUKE: 81
    CLEMSON: 37

    Jan 27 10:15 PM

  • DUKE: 40
    CLEMSON: 24

    Jan 27 9:15 PM
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  • DUKE: 0
    CLEMSON: 0
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