Courtesy of Bob Lowe with Guilford College Sports Information
GREENSBORO, N.C. — Miracle Walters recorded 16 points and 12
rebounds, both game-highs, as Guilford College defeated Pfeiffer
University, 67-39, on Tuesday night.
The Quakers ranked 19th in the current D3hoops.com poll, moved to 4-0
on the season. The visiting Falcons dropped to 2-5 after the
A senior, Walters was 7-of-13 shooting and made both of her free
throws. Freshman Kristen Roberts(Southeast Guilford High School)
added 15 points for the home team.
She made three three-pointers in the game. Ten different Quakers
scored in the contest.
Pfeiffer got off to a hot start and led 18-11 after the first quarter.
The Falcons shot 54-percent (7-13) in the opening 10 minutes.
Guilford, however, outscored PU 23-4 in the second period. GC closed
the half with a 17-0 run and held a 34-22 edge at the break.
The Quakers pushed its scoring run to 24 as they scored the first
seven points of the third quarter. A’Mya McClain’s basket with 6:53
left in the period stopped the run. McClain scored 13 points on
5-of-11 shooting for Pfeiffer. Kortni Pinion added nine points and
eight boards for the Falcons.
Guilford shot 38-percent (24-64) while Pfeiffer made 14-57
(35-percent) field goals. The Quakers led in three-point baskets
(8-3), rebounding (54-32) and second-chance points (16-6). The Falcons
committed 15 turnovers but forced 21 GC miscues.
Guilford returns to Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) action on
Sunday afternoon (12/1) when Hollins University visits Ragan-Brown
Field House. Tipoff is at 2 p.m.