Her final block of the day not only established match point but also gave her for her career. It was really exciting to see her have the success she had today both defensively and offensively to be a force at the net. Schwantz dropped 17 kills, including the game winner, while Owokoniran added
The Blue Devils are facing former player and associate head coach Jeff Capel for the first time as Pitt's head coach. Capel is one of six former Duke players under head coach Mike Krzyzewski that is now a Division-I head coach.
Duke is versus teams ranked in the AP top 15 this season -- the most games, and wins, of any team nationally. Zion Williamson broke Duke's single-game freshman scoring record with 35 points in the Syracuse game.
He is second in the ACC in scoring With Williamson missing the second half at Florida State eye , Tre Jones missing all but six minutes of the last two games shoulder , and Cam Reddish out versus Syracuse illness , Duke has played of the last minutes without at least one starter and gone in that stretch.
Duke vs. The Blue Devils are Top 25 Success Duke has played an NCAA-leading six games versus an AP top 15 opponents, including five away from Cameron…The Blue Devils' record versus top 15 opponents leads the nation…Duke joins Kansas as the only teams with five wins versus top 25 foes.
The next-most top 25 wins belong to Michigan and Virginia …Marquette, Pitt and Texas have each played four versus AP top 15 teams.
No other team has played more than three…Duke and Kansas remain the only programs this season with multiple wins over AP top 10 teams Duke is ranked No. Coach K's Coaching Tree Jeff Capel is the sixth former Blue Devil to play under Mike Krzyzewski that is now a head coach at the Division-I level…Capel was named Pitt's coach in March after seven years on Coach K's staff, including four as associate head coach…Twenty-five of Coach K's former players, and nine former assistants or staffers, are currently either coaching or working in front office roles across professional and college basketball.
Zion Sets Duke Frosh Record Freshman Zion Williamson broke Duke's freshman single-game scoring record with 35 last Monday versus Syracuse…The freshman was of from the field, hit a three and was of at the free throw to break a record previously held by J.
Redick 34 points vs. Barrett Nets RJ Barrett posted his fourth point effort in Saturday's win over Virginia, pouring in 30 points on of from the field and playing all 40 minutes…Barrett also had 32 in last Saturday's win at Florida State…His four point games are second most by a Duke freshman.
The 32 points were one shy of the career high 33 he scored versus Kentucky.