Sheffield made 10 of 11 free throws. He added nine rebounds.
Julien Wooden had 10 points for the Dukes (8-12, 1-8).
Darius Banks, the Dukes' second leading scorer heading into the matchup at 14 points per game, shot only 19 percent in the game (3 of 16).
Elon matches up against Hofstra at home on Thursday. James Madison faces College of Charleston at home on Thursday.
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