No. 3 Duke took the best punch No. 24 Florida State had on Thursday night and seemed to be in trouble midway through the second half. The Blue Devils trailed by eight and the Seminoles' Natasha Howard was in the midst of a career-night.
Tricia Liston and Elizabeth Williams, however, wouldn't allow Duke to suffer its second loss of the season.
Liston scored 25 points and Williams had 20 as the Blue Devils needed overtime to beat the Seminoles 85-77
''I love this team, this team fights,'' Duke coach Joanne McCallie said. ''For a while there I'm not sure we were totally into it but we felt we should've been doing better.
''But then all of sudden you could see it, this is what it is.''
The Blue Devils (19-1, 6-0 Atlantic Coast Conference) used an 11-0 run to rally from a four-point deficit in regulation and score the first seven points in overtime. Alex Jones hit a step-back jumper to tie the game at 73 and force overtime.
Liston finished with four 3-pointers after scoring just fo...