COL BKB: Duke 80, Pittsburgh 65

Jan. 27, 2014 at 9:33 PM

PITTSBURGH, Jan. 27 (UPI) -- Andre Dawkins drained 6-of-7 from long range on his way to 20 points Monday, leading a potent offense in No. 16 Duke's 80-65 win over No. 17 Pittsburgh.

Dawkins netted 14 of his total in the second half, helping the Blue Devils (17-4, 6-2 ACC) break open a close game with a 12-0 run after the break.

Jabari Parker added 21 points with 11 rebounds and Amile Jefferson supplied 14 and 10 for Duke, which connected on 13-of-25 3-pointers in notching a fifth straight win.

The Panthers (18-3, 6-2) were led by Lamar Patterson with 14 points.

Talib Zanna contributed 11 and 11 rebounds.

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