No. 6 Duke prevails in ACC quarters

By The Sports Network
March 8, 2013 - 5:03pm

Greensboro, NC (Sports Network) - Tricia Liston supplied 26 points and 11 rebounds, as sixth-ranked Duke posted a 79-65 victory over North Carolina State in the quarterfinals of the ACC Tournament.

Alexis Jones added 17 points and eight assists for the top-seeded Blue Devils (28-2), who will face No. 23 Florida State in Saturday's semifinals.

Elizabeth Williams finished with 13 points, nine rebounds and three blocks for a Duke squad that drained 12 3-pointers.

Marissa Kastanek had 18 points for the eighth-seeded Wolfpack (16-16), who were up 57-53 with seven minutes remaining.

Duke, however, pulled away down the stretch.

NC State beat Clemson in the first round on Thursday.

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