It may not register in Durham, but Purdue has long been a hotspot for women's basketball. In fact, that's where Duke found Gail Goestenkors, who first put Duke on a level well beyond that of Purdue.
That was reinforced Thursday as Duke let # 16 Purdue hang around for a while before hitting the gas and leaving the Boilermakers out of steam: Duke won 99-78.
Haley Peters returned from her knee injury to score 14, while Chelsea Gray had 16. Here's more from GoDuke.com.