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Philecia Atkins-Gilmore

          Release: 01/10/2017
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Philecia Atkins-Gilmore - Women's Basketball

Junior Philecia Atkins-Gilmore had her best week of the season for the Maroon & Gold. 

She came off the bench and averaged 19.0 PPG, 4.0 RPG, and shot 52.0% from the floor and 42.1% from beyond the arc. 

Against Rider on Monday, Jan. 2, Atkins-Gilmore scored a team-high 20 points on 7-for-15 shooting.  She dished out two assists on the offensive end while also draining four three-pointers.  Defensively she took two charges and swiped two steals.  It was her first 20+ point game since scoring 21 points in the NCAA tournament last year versus Maryland.

Against Saint Peter’s on Thursday, Jan. 6, Atkins-Gilmore scored a team-high 18 points on 6-for-10 shooting.  She hit four triples on seven attempts, including two in the final four minutes of the game to help secure the win over the Peacocks.  She pulled down a season-high six rebounds.

Iona takes on Siena on Tuesday, Jan. 10 at 11 AM before hosting both Niagara on Friday, Jan. 13 at 7 PM.

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