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Hartford Upsets Hapless Devils, 53-51
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Duke Smothers Southern, 93-52
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Hartford Upsets Hapless Devils, 53-51
By Duke Sports Information
November 22, 2008

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Duke Postgame Notes


With The Duke Loss:
  • Dropped its first round contest of the season.
  • For the second straight year, lost to an unranked opponent.
  • Dropped to 2-1 on the season.
Senior Chante Black
  • With her 13 rebounds on the night, moved into eighth place on Duke's all-time rebounds list with 747 passing Jennifer Chestnut (737).
  • Had her second double-double in three games played this season with 12 points and 13 rebounds.
  • Has notched a double-double in four out of the last five games dating back to last season.
  • Totaled double-figure scoring for the third straight game to open the season.
Senior Abby Waner
  • With her three-pointer made, moved into sole possession of third place on Duke's career three-pointers made list.
Sophomore Jasmine Thomas
  • Registered double-figure scoring for the second time in three games.
  • Notched a career-high six steals.
Freshman Chelsea Hopkins
  • Hit a team-best 5-of-6 free throws and through three games leads Duke with 12 free throws made.
Freshman Shay Selby
  • Came off the bench to lead Duke with five points in the first half in seven minutes.
  • Hit the only first halfthree-pointer for the Blue Devils as she was 1-of-2 from downtown.
  • Tied a career high with seven points.
Other Duke Notes:
  • The Blue Devils had 18 turnovers in the first half and finished the game with a season-high 26.
  • Finished with a season-low eight assists.
  • Outrebounded its third straight opponent to open the season, 48-45.
  • Had 17 points in the first half, which matches the season-low from 2007-08 (vs. Rutgers).
  • Trailed 22-17 at halftime marking the second time in three games the Blue Devils have trailed at the half.
  • Totaled two players in double-figure scoring - Black (12), Thomas (12).

Notes Courtesy Duke Sports Information - Thanks!



Hartford Upsets Hapless Devils, 53-51
Player Stats
 
Duke Smothers Southern, 93-52
The Nutshell

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