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.