No. 14 Vanderbilt 78, Duquesne 56
Jan 6, 2003
PITTSBURGH (AP) - Jenni Benningfield had 21 points and 10 rebounds, and Chantelle Anderson added 20 points on 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 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.