Gill leads Duquesne over UMBC 89-70

Estimated read time: Less than a minute

This archived news story is available only for your personal, non-commercial use. Information in the story may be outdated or superseded by additional information. Reading or replaying the story in its archived form does not constitute a republication of the story.

PITTSBURGH (AP) — L.G. Gill had career highs with six 3-pointers, 22 points and 10 rebounds, and Duquesne beat Maryland-Baltimore County 89-70 on Tuesday night.

Gill hit 6 of 7 from 3-point range and picked up his first double-double. Jeremiah Jones scored a career-high 20 points. Derrick Colter, making five 3-pointers, had 19 points with nine rebounds. Micah Mason added 13 points for the Dukes, who made 34 of 64 shots for 53.1 percent, including 16 of 31 from 3-point range.

Freshman Joe Sherburne, with six 3-pointers, had a career-best 25 points. Will Darley 13 added points for the Retrievers (2-8).

UMBC scored 17 straight points spanning halftime to cut a 28-point deficit to 11, 53-42. But the Dukes' kept their double-figures lead and led by as many as 21 in the second half.

The Dukes (7-2) are 5-0 at home and off to their best start since opening 7-2 in 1979-80.

Copyright © The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Most recent National Sports stories

Related topics

CollegeNational Sports
The Associated Press


    Catch up on the top news and features from, sent weekly.
    By subscribing, you acknowledge and agree to's Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

    KSL Weather Forecast