Liston leads No. 2 Duke women over Xavier 81-54



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ST. THOMAS, Virgin Islands (AP) - Tricia Liston scored 22 points and Elizabeth Williams added 18 to help No. 2 Duke beat Xavier 81-54 at the Paradise Jam on Thursday.

Williams also had eight rebounds and four blocks for the Blue Devils (6-0). Chelsea Gray had eight points, nine assists and nine rebounds.

Duke led by three 7 1/2 minutes in before scoring 20 of the final 29 points of the half to take a 40-26 lead at the break. Liston had nine points during the burst. Liston has gone over 20 points in three of Duke's games this season.

Xavier could get no closer than 13 in the second half.

Jenna Crittendon scored 16 points to lead the Musketeers (2-3)

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