7:00 PM ET, February 22, 2008
BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) -- Chan Black scored 20 points, and Duke (No. 11 ESPN/USA Today, No. 12 AP) forced 14 turnovers in the first half of a 72-60 win over Virginia Tech on Friday night.The Blue Devils (20-7, 9-3 Atlantic Coast Conference) grabbed 13 offensive rebounds on its way to a 36-20 lead at the break, the Hokies' season low for first-half points.Lindsay Biggs and Utahya Drye each scored 14 points for Virginia Tech (14-13, 1-11).Duke used a 12-0 run in the first half to take a 30-15 lead with 6:42 left.Already without second-leading scorer Andrea Barbour, who missed her third straight game while serving a suspension, the Hokies made just seven of 25 shots in the first half.The Hokies used a 14-7 run in the second half to pull to 59-50, but Duke pushed the margin back to 15 and its lead was never threatened.
|FG Made-Attempted||29-59 (.492)||21-47 (.447)|
|3P Made-Attempted||2-12 (.167)||5-7 (.714)|
|FT Made-Attempted||12-18 (.667)||13-16 (.813)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||17 (0/0)||12 (0/0)|