Boxscore
Duke 74, Georgia St 55
Friday, November 9, 2012 7:00 PM
Location - Cameron Indoor Stadium, Durham, North Carolina
Officials - Jeff Anderson, Brian Dorsey, Dwayne Gladden
Attendance - 9314

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Georgia St 22 33 55
Duke 32 42 74

Recap


No. 8 Duke 74, Georgia State 55: Mason Plumlee recorded 19 points, 14 rebounds and blocked four shots as the Blue Devils pulled away from visiting Georgia State in the opener for both teams.

Seth Curry chipped in with 15 points and Tyler Thornton added 13 for Duke, which matched the school record with its 95th consecutive home victory against a non-conference team.

Devonta White led the Panthers with 19 points and freshman R.J. Hunter added 14 points and 10 rebounds.

Georgia State, which has two of its top eight scorers back from a 22-win team, trailed just 17-15 after a James Vincent basket with 7:48 left in the first half. Duke responded with a 13-2 run and settled for a 32-22 lead at halftime.

Curry and freshman Rasheed Sulaimon began the second half with 3-pointers and the Blue Devils were on their way to a 13th straight season-opening victory.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Duke is 40-3 against current Colonial Athletic Association teams, including 28 wins in a row. Georgia State is leaving the CAA for the Sun Belt next season. … White was 4-for-5 at the free-throw line, ending his streak of made free throws at 20 dating back to last season. … Duke plays No. 3 Kentucky on Tuesday at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta.

Georgia St. Panthers

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
R.J. Hunter 35:00 4-11 2-6 4-4 0 10 10 0 2 1 1 0 14
Manny Atkins 33:00 2-9 0-1 1-2 2 0 2 0 1 1 4 0 5
Rashaad Richardson 17:00 0-3 0-2 0-0 1 2 3 0 1 0 0 0 0
Devonta White 38:00 6-13 3-5 4-5 1 1 2 1 4 3 6 0 19
Denny Burguillos 7:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 1 1 2 0 3 0 1 0 0
James Vincent 28:00 4-5 0-0 0-0 2 3 5 0 4 2 2 0 8
T.J. Shipes 4:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Cameron Solomon 16:00 2-3 0-0 1-2 0 2 2 0 1 0 1 0 5
Markus Crider 21:00 1-6 0-0 2-4 2 3 5 2 4 0 1 0 4
David Travers 1:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 19-51 5-14 12-17 9 22 31 4 21 7 16 0 55
  37.3% 35.7% 70.6% Team Rebs: 2   Total TO: 16

Duke Blue Devils

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Rasheed Sulaimon 30:00 2-5 2-3 0-0 0 4 4 4 3 0 1 0 6
Seth Curry 30:00 5-10 3-7 2-3 0 0 0 1 4 0 3 1 15
Ryan Kelly 33:00 2-6 1-3 3-4 0 3 3 4 1 0 1 1 8
Tyler Thornton 30:00 4-7 3-6 2-2 0 4 4 3 2 2 4 0 13
Mason Plumlee 35:00 8-12 0-0 3-7 3 11 14 2 3 1 3 4 19
Quinn Cook 21:00 2-4 2-4 2-2 1 1 2 2 3 0 2 0 8
Amile Jefferson 13:00 1-1 0-0 3-5 1 1 2 1 0 1 0 0 5
Josh Hairston 8:00 0-2 0-1 0-0 0 1 1 0 3 0 1 0 0
TOTAL 200 24-47 11-24 15-23 5 25 30 17 19 4 15 6 74
  51.1% 45.8% 65.2% Team Rebs: 1   Total TO: 15
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