Tricia Liston scored 17 points and Ka'lia Johnson hit the go-ahead free throws with 44.1 seconds left to help No. 10 Duke rally past No. 13 North Carolina 66-61 in Saturday's semifinals of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament.
Freshman Alexis Jones scored a career-high 24 points and No. 6 Duke claimed its eighth Atlantic Coast Conference tournament title by routing No. 15 North Carolina 92-73 on Sunday in the championship game.
Haley Peters had 17 points and 13 rebounds -- including the go-ahead basket with 4:06 left -- to help sixth-ranked Duke beat No. 23 Florida State 72-66 in Saturday's Atlantic Coast Conference tournament semifinals.
Tyaunna Marshall scored 16 of her 20 points in the first half and Georgia Tech (No. 18 ESPN/USA Today, No. 15 AP) claimed a spot in the Atlantic Coast Conference championship game by routing North Carolina State 87-61 on Saturday.
Jessica Breland had a season-high 28 points and 10 rebounds, and the 19th-ranked Tar Heels coasted into the Atlantic Coast Conference championship game by routing No. 10 Miami 83-57 in a semifinal Saturday.
Jasmine Thomas scored all 10 of her points in the second half and Duke (No. 8 ESPN/USA Today, No. 9 AP) pulled away late to beat Georgia Tech 67-55 on Saturday in an Atlantic Coast Conference tournament semifinal.
Marissa Coleman had 28 points and 15 rebounds, Kristie Toliver added 24 points and No. 4 Maryland captured its first Atlantic Coast Conference title in 20 years with a 92-89 overtime victory over Duke (No. 10 ESPN/USA Today, No. 8 AP) on Sunday.