Vanderbilt vs Duquesne
78 - 56
January 6, 2002
Pittsburgh, Penn.

PITTSBURGH (AP) _ Jenni Benningfield had 21 points and 10 rebounds, and Chantelle Anderson added 20 points of 10-of-11 shooting as No. 14 Vanderbilt beat Duquesne 78-56 Monday night.

Vanderbilt (10-3) also got 13 points and 10 assists from Ashley McElhiney.

Duquesne (7-5) was led by Beth Friday with 14 points and 15 rebounds. Aiga Bautre added 11 points.

Duquesne could not match Vanderbilt's ball movement. The Commodores racked up 28 assists to just 14 for the Dukes while outshooting them 52 percent to 38 percent.

After opening the season with seven wins in eight games, Vanderbilt has struggled to be consistent. Monday's win gives the Commodores consecutive victories for the first time in more than two weeks and snapped a two-game road losing streak.

Vanderbilt led 38-25 at the half.


Vanderbilt Athletic Department
2601 Jess Neely Drive
Nashville, TN 37212
615-322-GOLD (4653)