Dukes Stun Morehead State. 83-57

Duquesne University women's basketball team opened the second half with a 28-6 run on the way to an 83-57 victory over Morehead State, Friday night at the Palumbo Center in the first half of the Dukes' home opener doubleheader.

Senior point guard Kristi Little led the Dukes with 18 points, including 8-of-10 from the charity stripe.

Junior Ohio U. transfer Rachel Frederick and freshman Alex Gensel each had 11 points and junior Keri Pryor added 10.

Morehead State JUCO transfer Tiffanie Stephens had a team-high 13 points. Junior center Brittany Pittman, who in her first season with the Eagles last year shattered the Morehead and OVC season records by blocking 123 shots (4.1 bpg - 2nd NCAA), had 11 points, eight rebounds and eight blocks, seven in the first half.

Duquesne scored 37 points off 28 MSU turnovers.

More on the game later when Duquesne's press release and box score are available.


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