Blacksburg, VA (SportsNetwork.com) - Tricia Liston scored 22 points and pulled
down six rebounds as third-ranked Duke slipped past Virginia Tech, 74-70.
Alexis Jones scored 19 points with six assists, while Haley Peters had 11 points and eight boards for the Blue Devils (18-1, 5-0 ACC), who have won eight straight since their only loss of the season to Connecticut on Dec. 17.
Uju Ugoka had a game-high 29 points and 11 rebounds for the Hokies (10-7, 0-4), who have dropped their past five games. Vanessa Panousis gave 21 points thanks to 5-of-8 shooting from 3-point range.
Duke held a 15-point lead entering the second half, but Virginia Tech twice chipped that deficit to three point