Greensboro College women off to best start in school history(6-0)….In action at home TODAY at 4….

Posted by Andy Durham on December 12, 2010 at 2:25 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

Greensboro, N.C. — Nikki Wilborn (Graham NC/Graham) scored 28 points as Greensboro College defeated Mary Baldwin, 87-42, on Saturday at Hanes Gym. The Pride improved to 6-0, (2-0 USA South), which is the best start in GC women’s basketball history.

Wilborn–who was honored for surpassing 1,000 points in her career at halftime–was 10-17 from the field and converted 7-12 three-pointers. She also had nine rebounds, five assists, and seven steals in the game.

The Prided led 48-22 at halftime. GC forced 30 MC turnovers and had 12 miscues. Greensboro shot 45-percent (33-83) to 35-percent (13-49) for the visiting Fighting Squirrels.

Danielle Duncan (Greensboro, NC/Ragsdale) scored 14 points for Greensboro. The junior needs just five points on Sunday to reach 1000 for her Pride career.

Freshman Megan Whitcomb (South Royalton, VT/South Royalton) came off the bench to get 12 points. The freshman was 4-5 from the field and delighted the home crowd by not missing (3-3) from beyond the arc.

Wilborn passed the century mark on the road last season and this was her first home game of 2010-11. The senior guard now has 1158 total points.

Sabrina Desper led MBC (5-5, 0-2) with 15 points. Teammate Iesha Ricks added 14 for the visitors.

The Pride hosts Shenandoah on Sunday(TODAY) at 4 p.m.


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