Durr enjoyed a record-setting basketball career at Notre Dame High School before going on Iowa State University. She scored a Section III record 2,445 career points with the Jugglers, and also holds the school record for 3-point shots and free throws made. During her four-year career, she averaged 22.9 points, 6.5 rebounds, 3.5 assists, and 2.8 steals, and led the 2014 team to the New York State championship. She was a three-time Tri-Valley League Player of the Year, three-time All-Mohawk Valley Player of the Year, the 2014 News Channel 2 Player of the Year, a McDonald’s All-America and Gatorade Player of the Year nominee, and a finalist for Miss New York State Basketball. At Iowa State, Durr scored 965 points (7.9 points per game), had 63 steals, 24 blocks, 295 rebounds and made 165 three-point shots.