Duke vs. North Carolina State: Recap and Stats

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Duke vs. North Carolina State: Recap and Stats
(20) Duke 76
(15-1, 2-1 away)
(20) NC State 84
(14-2, 10-1 home)
Venue: PNC Arena
12:00PM ET / 9:00AM PT, January 12, 2013
Box Score
1st 2nd Final
Duke 39 37 76
NC State 41 43 84
Top Performers
Points Rebounds Assists
Duke S Curry 16 M Plumlee 12 Q Cook 6
NC State C Leslie 16 R Howell 10 L Brown 7

No. 1 Duke faced off with No. 20 NC State on Saturday, January 12th and lost in a stunner to the Wolfpack 84-76 in conference play. The Blue Devils now have a record of 3-1 versus AP-Ranked teams this season. Mason Plumlee earned a double-double for the Blue Devils with 15 points and 11 rebounds. Amile Jefferson also had an outstanding outing, scoring 10 points and adding four rebounds. Richard Howell recorded a double-double for the Wolfpack on 16 points and 18 rebounds. Duke (15-1, 2-1 ACC) takes on Georgia Tech (10-4, 0-2 ACC) on Thursday, January 17th on their home court.

Duke Game Notes

  • Duke started 15-1 during the 2010, 2008, 2007, 2004, 2003, 2001, 2000, 1998, and 1997 seasons (since 1996).
  • Prior to this game, Duke played 47 Top 25 opponents in the last 5 seasons with a record of 32-15.
  • The Blue Devils have recorded more three-pointers than their opponents for the past 4 games.
  • Duke has been outshot by their opponents in free throw percentage for the past 6 games.
  • Seth Curry recorded a team season high in three pointers attempted with 10.
  • The top two scorers (Seth Curry and Quinn Cook) accounted for 51.3% of the points.
  • Mason Plumlee accounted for 31.4% of the team's rebounds.
  • Seth Curry has led the team in scoring in 7 out of 16 games this season.
  • Mason Plumlee has led the team in rebounding in 15 out of 16 games this season.
  • Mason Plumlee recorded the 41st double-digit rebound game of his career.
  • Mason Plumlee recorded a double-double. It was his 10th this season and 28th of his career.
  • This was the 1st foul out of the season for Quinn Cook.
  • This marks the 33rd 20-point game of Seth Curry's career.
  • This was the 2nd foul out of the season for Tyler Thornton.
  • This was the 1st foul out of the season for Amile Jefferson.

NC State Game Notes

  • Lorenzo Brown recorded a team season high in assists with 13.
  • The top two scorers (C.J. Leslie and Richard Howell) accounted for 48.8% of the points.
  • Richard Howell accounted for 52.9% of the team's rebounds.
  • C.J. Leslie has led the team in scoring 6 times in 16 games this season.
  • Richard Howell has led the team in rebounding 11 times in 16 games this season.
  • Richard Howell recorded the 33rd double-digit rebound game of his career.
  • Richard Howell has grabbed double-digit rebounds in 3 straight games.
  • Richard Howell recorded a double-double. It was his 9th this season and 22nd of his career.
  • This game was the 7th double-digit assist game of Lorenzo Brown's career.
  • Lorenzo Brown has 5 straight double-digit point games.
  • Lorenzo Brown recorded a double-double. It was his 3rd this season and 4th of his career.
  • Lorenzo Brown set a career high with 13 assists.
  • This marks the 10th 20-point game of C.J. Leslie's career.
  • C.J. Leslie has 12 straight double-digit point games.
  • Scott Wood has 7 straight double-digit point games.
  • Scott Wood set career highs with a 100% field goal percentage and a 100% three-point percentage.
DUKE PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
A+Mason Plumlee4015111422
AAmile Jefferson121040020
AQuinn Cook391737004
B+Seth Curry322250004
C+Josh Hairston25851002
CTyler Thornton19031200
DR. Sulaimon27400000
-Alex Murphy3000000
-M. Plumlee3000000
NCSU PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
A+Richard Howell3816180202
A+C.J. Leslie382560021
A+Lorenzo Brown3812413104
BScott Wood331410012
B-T.J. Warren271030011
CRodney Purvis24710101

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