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Belma Nurkic
Belma Nurkic

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Pittsburgh, Pa.

High School:
Baldwin

Height:
5-8

Position:
Guard

Birthdate:
08/04/1992



03/06/2014

#DuqWBB Advances to A-10 Quarterfinals After 61-53 Victory Over Rhode Island

Dukes to face Fordham Friday night at 7:30 p.m.

03/01/2014

#DuqWBB Finishes Regular Season With 54-51 Win at Rhode Island

Agunbiade scored 15, Nurkic 11 off the bench

02/22/2014

#DuqWBB Defeats Fordham 60-51

WoShow combine for 32, Dukes improve to 17-10, 9-5 A-10

02/08/2014

Dayton Defeats #DuqWBB 87-77

Agunbiade scores season-high 30 points

02/01/2014

#DuqWBB Wins 7th Straight After 55-45 Victory Over Richmond

Victory ties program record for consecutive A-10 wins

03/21/2014

WNIT Round 1 - Duquesne 62, Mount St. Mary's 52

WNIT Round 1 - Duquesne 62, Mount St. Mary's 52

02/08/2014

Duquesne vs. Dayton

Duquesne vs. Dayton

12/18/2013

Duquesne 79, RMU 63

Duquesne 79, RMU 63

12/05/2013

Duquesne 83, Providence 78

Duquesne 83, Providence 78

11/20/2013

2013 Education Day

2013 Education Day

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As a Junior (2013-14)
Played in 33 games, making one start ... season-high 15 points at Miami and at Saint Francis ... career-high six assists versus Buffalo ... three 3-pointers and career-high two blocks versus Dayton.

As a Sophomore (2012-13)
Played in 32 games, making 21 starts ... Dukes were 17-4 in her starts ... career-high 19 points at Ohio ... career-high 13 attempts at Dartmouth ... career-high six 3-pointers and 18 points at VCU ... 15 points vs. Liberty in the Preseason WNIT ... 11 points at Buffalo and vs. Saint Francis.

As a Freshman (2012)
Played in all 32 games, starting one ... season-high 16 points and seven field goals versus Buffalo ... 14 points at North Dakota ... named Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week after UB and UND games ... 11 points at Rhode Island ... made first career start at Saint Louis.

High School
Ranked as the 122nd best guard by ESPN HoopGurlz ... led Baldwin to an appearance in the 2010 WPIAL championship game and the PIAA quarterfinals while averaging 19.5 points per game as a junior ... PIAA First-Team AAAA All-State selection, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Player of the Year and Fab 5 selection ... Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Terrific 10 selection ... MSA Sports Network Player of the Year.

Personal
Psychology major ... Director of Athletics' Honor Roll ... moved to the United States in first grade with her parents from Bosnia.

Nurkic's Career Stats

Year
GP
GS
MIN
AVG
TOT
FG
TOT
FGA
TOT
%
3PT
FG
3PT
FGA
3PT
%
FT
FTM
FT
FTA
FT
%
REB
OFF
REB
DEF
REB
TOT
REB
AVG
PF
FO
AST
TO
BLK
STL
PTS
AVG
2012
32
1
485
15.2
39
115
.339
21
73
.288
11
13
.846
19
31
50
1.6
26
0
45
30
6
28
110
3.4
2013
32
21
690
21.6
64
231
.277
39
139
.281
33
41
.805
37
43
80
2.5
40
0
43
36
16
36
200
6.3
2014
33
1
658
19.9
62
172
.360
22
74
.297
36
44
.818
32
44
76
2.3
57
0
49
38
6
20
182
5.5
Career
97
23
1833
18.9
165
518
.319
82
286
.287
80
98
.816
88
118
206
2.1
123
0
137
104
28
84
492
5.1

Nurkic's Career Highs

Points 19 at Ohio - 11/25/13
Field Goals Made 7 vs. Buffalo - 11/14/11
Field Goals Attempted 13 at Dartmouth - 12/29/12
Field Goal Percentage (minimum 6 attempts) .750 (6-8) at VCU - 01/23/13
3-Pt. Field Goals Made 6 at VCU - 01/23/13
3-Pt. Field Goals Attempted 9 at North Dakota - 11/20/11
3-Pt. Field Goal Percentage (minimum 2 made) .750 (3-4) at Rhode Island - 02/08/12
FT Made 5 (last) at Rhode Island - 03/01/14
FT Attempted 6 (last) at Rhode Island - 03/01/14
FT Percentage (minimum 5 made) .833 (5-6) (last) at Rhode Island - 03/01/14
Rebounds 7 (last) at Bowling Green 03/23/13
Assists 6 Buffalo - 11/20/13
Steals 3 (last) vs. George Washington - 03/02/12
Blocks 2 Dayton - 02/08/14
Turnovers 3 (last) at St. Bonaventure - 02/15/14
Minutes 33 vs. James Madison - 12/16/12
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