Tarailo reaches 1,000th point during South Carolina-Aiken win against Lander
GREENWOOD, S.C. -- Daniela Tarailo became the 10th player in the NCAA Division II history to score 1,000 points as No. 5 South Carolina-Aiken claimed a 60-45 Peach Belt Conference victory against Lander on Wednesday at Horne Arena.
Tarailo entered the USC-Aiken (18-2, 11-2 PBC) win against Lander (7-12, 4-8 PBC) needing just four points to eclipse the 1,000-point plateau. She finished with a game-high 22 points to now have 1,018 points in her career.
In addition to surpassing 1,000 career points, Tarailo acquired her first career double-double in the contest by bringing down a career-best 12 rebounds. She also had three assists in the game.
Two other Pacers closed out the win in double figures in total with Mackenzie Reese and Brittany Hill, both scoring 10 points in the Pacer victory.
Reese also had three rebounds, two assists and one steal in the game. Hill dished out a game-best six assists.
Tiffani Moody finished the contest with a game-best four blocks. She also had seven rebounds and three assists.
Only one Lander player finished the game in double figures as Briana Wade ended the Bearcat loss with 12 points.
USC-Aiken held Lander to a season-low 27.4 percent (17-for-62) shooting as a team in the game.
The Pacers concluded the win shooting 43.1 percent (22-for-51) as a team. The Pacers nailed 56.3 percent (9-for-16) of their 3-point attempts as a team.