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Duke Women Crush Richmond On The Road, 100-49

The Spiders never had a chance in this one.

COLLEGE BASKETBALL: MAR 12 ACC Tournament - Duke v Virginia Tech
 BROOKLYN, NY - MARCH 12: Duke Blue Devils mascot during the ACC Tournament final college basketball game between the Duke Blue Devils and the Virginia Tech Hokies on March 12, 2022, at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York.
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Duke had no trouble on the road at Richmond, winning 100-49. The Blue Devils shot out to a 29-7 lead and took a 48-18 lead into halftime and had a 56 point lea with 6:34 left in the fourth quarter.

In the second quarter, Duke scored 33 points and shot 81.3 percent, including 5-6 on threes.

Richmond shot just 24.1 percent in the first half.

At 6-7, Kennedy Brown loomed over the much shorter Spiders and scored 15, shooting 6-7. Vanessa de Jesus had 17 while Celeste Taylor scored 14.

The Blue Devils had 30 points off of turnovers and 40 in the paint. It was just a dominant performance any way you cut it.

Next up for the 8-1 Blue Devils is Austin Peay in Cameron on December 8th.