Topic: Eastern Kentucky Basketball Men
Southern Utah vs. Eastern Kentucky University (Men)
Eastern Kentucky University
November 28, 2015
Southern Utah coach Nick Robinson started the following lineup: 6-4 Jr. Race Parsons, 6-3 Jr. Trey Kennedy, 6-8 Sr. Casey Oliverson, 6-3 Jr. Juwan Major, and 6-3 Sr. Travon Langston. Eastern Kentucky University coach Dan McHale countered with 6-7 Sr. Jarelle Reischel, 6-5 Jr. Javontae Hawkins, 6-9 Fr. Nick Mayo, 6-1 So. Paul Jackson, and 6-2 Jr. Isaac McGlone.
Eastern Kentucky University defeated Southern Utah by a score of 98-85. Eastern Kentucky shot 58.3% from the field including 11 of 22 from the three point line. The Colonels connected on 17 of 23 free throws, pulled down 27 rebounds, and scored 30 points off 19 Southern Utah turnovers. Southern Utah shot 53.7% from the field including seven of 15 from beyond the arc. The Thunderbirds connected on 20 of 28 free throws, pulled down 30 rebounds, and scored 20 points off 14 Eastern Kentucky turnovers.
Javontae Hawkins led Eastern Kentucky with 20 points, six rebounds, three assists, and three steals. Jarelle Reischel added 19 points, six rebounds, and four assists. Nick Mayo recorded 18 points and six rebounds. 6-1 Sr. KC Bluford chipped in with 14 points including four three point baskets. Paul Jackson added 11 points and eight assists.
Trey Kennedy led Southern Utah with 20 points, seven assists, and three steals. Travon Langston added 15 points. 6-3 Jr. Paris Davis recorded 13 points and Race Parsons chipped in with 11 points and six rebounds.
Eastern Kentucky University,42,56,98
Southern Utah (85) – Parsons 11, Kennedy 20, Oliverson 6, Major 1, Langston 15, Marshall 7, Joyce 2, McGee 5, Davis 13, Thompson 5.
Eastern Kentucky (98) – Reischel 19, Hawkins 20, Mayo 18, Jackson 11, McGlone 8, King 2, Babb-Harrison 6, Bluford 14.
A special thanks to the Eastern Kentucky University Stats Crew for providing the comprehensive statistics for today’s game.