Duncan passes 1,000 points as Pride improves to 7-0
Greensboro, N.C. -- Danielle Duncan and Nikki Wilburn both had 18 points as Greensboro College defeated visiting Shenandoah, 67-48, on Sunday. Duncan surpassed 1,000 points in her Pride career.
GC improved to 7-0, 3-0 USA South. SU drooped to 2-6, 0-3.
Duncan made 3-9 shots, was 12-15 from the free-throw line, and a had a game-high eight rebounds. Wilborn was 7-22 shooting. Freshman Chevena Pickard added 16 points, and five steals for the home club.
GC led 33-22 at the break. Sierra Edwards had nine points to pace the Hornets. SU won the battle of the boards, 43-39.
The Pride shot 36 percent (21-58) to Shenandoah's 30-percent (17-56). GC committed 15 turnovers. SU had 23 miscues that resulted in 15 Pride points.
A junior, Duncan now has 1013 points at GC. She surpassed the century mark in just 62 games (16.3 PPG average).
The Pride travels to Maryville to face the Scots on Wednesday.