|Duke's Chelsea Gray, right, is fouled by North Carolina State's Marissa Kastanek, left, during the first half of an Atlantic Coast Conference tournament NCAA college basketball game in Greensboro, N.C., Friday, March 2, 2012. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)|
NC State women upset No. 5 Duke 75-73 in ACCs
GREENSBORO, N.C.—Bonae Holston and Marissa Kastanek each scored 16 points to help North Carolina State upset No. 5 Duke 75-73 on Friday in the quarterfinals of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament.
Myisha Goodwin-Coleman added 12 points for the ninth-seeded Wolfpack (18-14), who ended a six-game losing streak to the Blue Devils. N.C. State shot just 39 percent, but scored 26 points off 22 turnovers and scored 21 second-chance points to pull off the upset.
Chelsea Gray scored 25 points to lead the top-seeded Blue Devils (24-5), who cut an eight-point deficit to two in the final seconds. But Gray missed the front end of a 1-and-1 with 2.9 seconds left, and the ball went out of bounds to N.C. State.