RALEIGH, N.C. — Miracle Walters tallied a game and career-best 20 points as Guilford College cruised to a 74-55 win at William Peace University on Sunday. GC improved to 7-1 and WPU dropped to 1-5 for the season.
Walters was 7-11 shooting, converted all six of her free throws and grabbed a team-high 10 rebounds. Kendyl Medlin, a freshman transfer, scored 15 points in her debut. She played 14 minutes and made three three-pointers for the visitors. Monell Dunlap contributed 10 points for the Quakers.
Guilford shot 44-percent (32-72) to WPU’s 23 of 63 (37-percent). The Quakers had the edge in rebounding, 52-30. GC had 24 assists to nine for William Peace. Jasmine McBride passed eight assists for GC.
The Quakers held a 40-29 edge at halftime. Jayde Grant scored 19 points to lead William Peace. Teammate Mikayla Ray added 16 points and pulled down a game-best 11 rebounds. Dejah Cheatham recorded 13 points for the home club.
The Quakers return to action on Dec. 30 when Salem College visits Ragan-Brown Fieldhouse. Game time is 2 p.m.