Boxscore
Duke 88, Florida Gulf Coast 67
Sunday, November 18, 2012 8:00 PM
Location - Cameron Indoor Stadium, Durham, North Carolina
Officials - Louis Andrakakos, William Humes, Doug Sirmons
Attendance - 9314

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Florida Gulf Coast 30 37 67
Duke 52 36 88

Recap


No. 9 Duke 88, Florida Gulf Coast 67: Mason Plumlee scored a career-high 28 points and freshman Rasheed Sulaimon added 19 as the host Blue Devils rolled off a 30-0 run to cruise past the Eagles.

Plumlee was nearly perfect from both the field (9 of 11) and the free-throw line (10 of 11) and teamed with Ryan Kelly to collect nine rebounds apiece for Duke (3-0).

After Filip Cvjeticanin's 3-pointer gave Florida Gulf Coast (2-2) a 30-29 lead with 5:40 remaining in the first half, Quinn Cook made his second 3-pointer in a 30-second span to ignite the Blue Devils' pronounced run.

Kelly scored seven points during the stretch to carry Duke to a 52-30 halftime lead. The Blue Devils started the second half with seven more before Bernard Thompson's 3-pointer ended the dry spell.

Thompson finished with a team-high 24 points for Florida Gulf Coast, which was looking to knock off its second ACC opponent this season. The Eagles posted a 63-51 victory over Miami in the season opener.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Duke's Seth Curry drilled a 3-pointer to tie the game at 21-21 midway through the first half. The basket was the first of the night for Curry, who finished with 10 points. ... The Blue Devils have recorded 20 straight regular-season tournament victories, dating back to the championship game in the 2006 CBE Classic. ... Cook had nine of the Blue Devils' 19 assists.

Florida Gulf Coast Eagles

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Brett Comer 23:00 1-6 0-1 0-0 1 2 3 3 2 1 5 0 2
Chase Fieler 22:00 1-3 1-3 0-0 1 2 3 1 5 0 3 0 3
Eric McKnight 14:00 2-6 0-0 0-0 2 2 4 0 5 1 1 1 4
Sherwood Brown 36:00 4-13 1-4 5-5 3 3 6 3 3 0 3 1 14
Bernard Thompson 30:00 9-13 6-8 0-0 2 4 6 1 4 5 4 0 24
Eddie Murray 24:00 2-6 0-2 1-2 2 4 6 1 3 0 3 1 5
Dajuan Graf 12:00 0-1 0-0 2-2 0 0 0 2 0 1 1 0 2
Filip Cvjeticanin 21:00 2-6 2-5 0-0 2 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 6
Christophe Varidel 17:00 2-3 1-2 2-2 0 0 0 0 2 0 5 0 7
Marcus Blake 1:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 23-57 11-25 10-11 13 19 32 11 24 8 25 3 67
  40.4% 44.0% 90.9% Team Rebs: 1   Total TO: 25

Duke Blue Devils

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Ryan Kelly 25:00 5-10 1-5 3-5 5 4 9 3 2 2 1 0 14
Rasheed Sulaimon 33:00 5-12 3-8 6-6 0 3 3 2 2 1 3 0 19
Seth Curry 24:00 4-10 2-8 0-0 0 1 1 0 3 1 1 0 10
Quinn Cook 29:00 3-8 2-4 0-0 1 3 4 9 2 1 5 0 8
Mason Plumlee 35:00 9-11 0-0 10-11 5 4 9 1 0 0 3 2 28
Amile Jefferson 13:00 2-4 0-0 0-1 1 1 2 0 2 2 1 2 4
Tyler Thornton 24:00 1-5 1-5 0-0 0 1 1 4 0 2 3 0 3
Josh Hairston 11:00 1-1 0-0 0-0 0 2 2 0 2 0 0 0 2
Alex Murphy 6:00 0-2 0-1 0-0 1 1 2 0 1 0 1 0 0
TOTAL 200 30-63 9-31 19-23 13 20 33 19 14 9 18 4 88
  47.6% 29.0% 82.6% Team Rebs: 4   Total TO: 18