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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



04/16/2015

2014-15 Women's Basketball Year in Review

Dukes 23-win season was third-best all-time

03/26/2015

@DuqWBB Falls to West Virginia in WNIT 3rd Round 60-39

Dukes end tremendous season 23-11

03/25/2015

@DuqWBB Faces WVU in 3rd Round of WNIT on Thursday

Tipoff in Morgantown will be 7:00 p.m.

03/24/2015

@DuqWBB Wins 48-47 Thriller Over Richmond in 2nd Round of WNIT

Dukes to face WVU in Morgantown on Thursday

03/19/2015

@DuqWBB Advances to WNIT 2nd Round After 72-54 Win at Youngstown State

Dukes to host Richmond/Stetson winner on Tuesday at 7:00 p.m.

03/24/2015

Duquesne 48, Richmond 47

2nd Round 2015 WNIT

03/01/2015

Duquesne 51, St. Bonaventure 43

Duquesne 51, St. Bonaventure 43

02/18/2015

Duquesne 58, Richmond 51 (OT)

Duquesne 58, Richmond 51 (OT)

02/07/2015

National Girls and Women in Sports Day

National Girls and Women in Sports Day

01/24/2015

Davidson 47, Duquesne 83

Davidson 47, Duquesne 83

Belma Nurkic Photo Gallery | 2011-12 Game-by-Game Get Acrobat Reader | 2012-13 Game-by-GameGet Acrobat Reader | 2013-14 Game-by-Game Get Acrobat Reader | Career Stats Get Acrobat Reader

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
Graduated in December 2014 with a degree in sociology ... currently taking graduated classes ... Director of Athletics' Honor Roll ... moved to the United States in first grade with her parents from Bosnia.

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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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