Freshmen lead No. 5 Duke over Albany, 83-48

Posted Dec. 09, 2010, at 9:10 p.m.
Last modified Dec. 09, 2010, at 9:42 p.m.

Duke 83, Albany 48

DURHAM, N.C. — Freshmen Chelsea Gray and Tricia Liston both scored 15 points to help No. 5 Duke beat Albany 83-48 on Thursday night.

Jasmine Thomas added 11 points for the Blue Devils, who never trailed as they improved to 10-0 for the fifth time in program history.

Duke shot a season-best 58.9 percent from the field and had a season-high 19 steals en route to its 37th consecutive home win in December.

Felicia Johnson scored 18 points to lead the Great Danes (6-3), who have lost three of four since a 5-0 start. Ebone Henry had 10 points for Albany.

The Blue Devils made a season-high 10 3-pointers in 21 attempts, including 6-of-10 shooting from 3-point range in the second half.

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