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Friday, 4 January 2019
Madison Central vs. Scott County (Girls) January 2, 2019
Topic: Basketball

2019MCSCG

 

 

Madison Central vs. Scott County (Girls)

Scott County High School

Georgetown, KY

January 2, 2019

 

Madison Central coach Robert Cooksey started the following lineup: 5-10 Jr. Jekauri McKeithen, 5-7 Jr. Taleya Todd, 5-9 Sr. Logan Hudson, 5-6 Sr. Kelsey Powell, and 5-6 Sr. Madison Barnard.  Scott County coach Steve Helton countered with 6-0 So. Kenady Tompkins, 5-10 Sr. Maaliya Owens, 6-2 Jr. Malea Williams, 5-5 Sr. Juliette Smith, and 5-6 Jr. Morgan DeFoor.

 

Scott County dominated tonight in an 85-35 victory over Madison Central.  Scott County shot 44% from the field including eight of 32 from the three point line.  The Lady Cardinals connected on three of nine free throws, pulled down 54 rebounds, and scored 29 points off 23 Madison Central turnovers.  Madison Central shot 22.4% from the field including four of 22 from beyond the arc.  The Lady Indians connected on five of eight free throws, pulled down 43 rebounds, and scored five points off four Scott County turnovers.

 

Morgan DeFoor led Scott County with 28 points including four three point baskets, four rebounds, five assists, and four steals.  Kenady Tompkins added 14 points, 11 rebounds, and four blocked shots.  Maaliya Owens recorded 10 points, 10 rebounds, four assists, and five steals.  Malea Williams chipped in with eight points, eight rebounds, and four blocked shots.  Juliette Smith added six points and six rebounds and scored her 1,000th point as a Lady Cardinal tonight.

 

Jekauri McKeithen led Madison Central with eight points and 14 rebounds.  5-7 So. Lacie Parks added seven points and five rebounds.  5-7 8th Grader Chloe Freeman recorded seven points including two three point baskets.  Logan Hudson pulled down 10 rebounds.

 

Madison Central,8,9,7,11,35

Scott County,22,21,26,16,85

 

Madison Central (35) – McKeithen 8, Todd 2, Hudson 0, Powell 0, Barnard 5, Parks 7, Freeman 7, Gill 4, Bierbaum 2.

 

Scott County (85) – Tompkins 14, Owens 10, M. Williams 8, Smith 6, DeFoor 28, T. Williams 3, McMath 5, Bartholomew 2, Ward 3, Barrett 4, Wise 2.

 

A special thanks to the Madison Central Stats Crew for providing the comprehensive statistics for tonight’s game.


Posted by REH at 11:18 PM EST
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Lexington Catholic vs. Lexington Christian Academy (Boys) January 2, 2019
Topic: Basketball

2019LCLCAB

 

 

Lexington Catholic vs. Lexington Christian Academy (Boys)

Lexington Christian Academy

Lexington, KY

January 2, 2019

 

Lexington Catholic coach Brandon Salsman started the following lineup: 6-6 Sr. Brice Scott, 6-2 Sr. John Poulton, 6-6 Sr. Josh Gowing, 6-0 Sr. Patrick Geoghegan, and 6-6 So. Ben Johnson.  Lexington Christian Academy countered with 6-2 Sr. Will Hacker, 6-1 Sr. Matthew Johnson, 6-7 Sr. Kyle Rode, 5-10 Sr. Baylor Brown, and 6-0 Sr. Pearce Dalton.

 

Lexington Catholic rallied to defeat Lexington Christian Academy in overtime by a score of 54-49.  LCA had a two point lead late in regulation but missed two free throws and Ben Johnson hit a lay up in the final seconds to force overtime.  Johnson did not score until the final quarter tonight.  There were six ties and eight leaders in the game.  It was a game of contrasting styles and results tonight as LCA held a 30-18 advantage in three point points while Lexington Catholic held a 24-8 advantage on points in the paint.

 

Lexington Catholic shot 42.2% from the field including six of 19 from the three point line.  The Knights connected on 10 of 13 free throws, pulled down 33 rebounds, and scored 14 points off 16 LCA turnovers.  LCA shot 41.5% from the field including 10 of 29 from beyond the arc.  The Eagles connected on five of 12 free throws, pulled down 25 rebounds, and scored 19 points off 12 Lexington Catholic turnovers.

 

6-4 Jr. Luke Wedding led Lexington Catholic with 17 points including five three point baskets and six rebounds.  Brice Scott added 10 points, 10 rebounds, and three steals.  Ben Johnson recorded nine points and five rebounds.  Patrick Geoghegan also scored nine points.

 

Will Hacker led LCA with 22 points including six three point baskets.  Kyle Rode added 11 points, 10 rebounds, and five assists.  Pearce Dalton recorded eight points and five rebounds.

 

Lexington Catholic,12,11,9,14,8,54

Lexington Christian Academy,11,10,14,11,3,49

 

Lexington Catholic (54) – Scott 10, Poulton 3, Gowing 2, Geoghegan 9, Johnson 9, Wedding 17, Rothbauer 2, Vaughn 2.

 

Lexington Christian Academy (49) – Hacker 22, Johnson 3, Rode 11, Brown 3, Dalton 8, Harrison 2.

 

A special thanks to the Lexington Catholic Stats Crew for providing the comprehensive statistics for tonight’s game.


Posted by REH at 2:35 PM EST
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Eastern Kentucky University vs. Austin Peay University (Men) January 3, 2019
Topic: Eastern Kentucky Basketball Men

2019EKUAPUM

 

 

Eastern Kentucky University vs. Austin Peay University (Men)

Dunn Center

Austin Peay University

Clarksville, TN

January 3, 2019

 

Eastern Kentucky University coach A.W. Hamilton started the following lineup: 6-8 Fr. Tre King, 6-2 Jr. Kelvin Robinson, 6-9 Sr. Nick Mayo, 5-10 Jr. Dujuanta Weaver, and 6-2 Fr. Jomaru Brown.  Austin Peay University coach Matt Figger countered with 6-5 Sr. Chris Porter-Bunton, 6-5 So. Terry Taylor, 6-5 GR Jarrett Givens, 6-0 Sr. Zach Glotta, and 6-4 Sr. Steve Harris.

 

Austin Peay raced out to a 56-35 halftime lead on their way to a 93-75 victory over Eastern Kentucky University.  Austin Peay shot 56.9% from the field including 11 of 21 from the three point line.  The Governors connected on eight of 10 free throws, pulled down 33 rebounds, and committed 17 turnovers.  Eastern Kentucky shot 45.5% from the field including eight of 28 from beyond the arc.  The Colonels connected on seven of 12 free throws, pulled down 35 rebounds, and committed 23 turnovers.

 

Jarrett Givens led Austin Peay with 25 points including seven three point baskets and five rebounds.  Terry Taylor added 24 points, six rebounds, and three steals.  6-2 So. Dayton Gumm recorded 17 points and four assists.  Chris Porter-Bunton chipped in with nine points, six rebounds, and seven assists.  6-0 Fr. Antwaun Butler added four points, four rebounds, and nine assists.

 

Jomaru Brown led Eastern Kentucky with 26 points including two three point baskets and three steals.  Nick Mayo added 15 points, nine rebounds, and three blocked shots.  Dujuanta Weaver recorded 15 points including four three point baskets and four assists.

 

Eastern Kentucky University,35,40,75

Austin Peay University,56.37.93

 

Eastern Kentucky University (75) – T. King 2, Robinson 5, Mayo 15, Weaver 15, Brown 26, Hobbs 3, Broughton 1, Anderson 2, Bradshaw 6.

 

Austin Peay University (93) – Porter-Bunton 9, Taylor 24, Givens 25, Glotta 0, Harris 4, Hart 6, Butler 4, Gumm 17, McGhee 2, Henderson 2.

 

A special thanks to the Austin Peay Stats Crew for providing the comprehensive statistics for tonight’s game.


Posted by REH at 1:08 PM EST
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Eastern Kentucky University vs. Austin Peay University (Women) January 3, 2019
Topic: Eastern Kentucky Basketball Wome

2018EKUAPUW

 

 

 

Eastern Kentucky University vs. Austin Peay University (Women)

Dunn Center

Austin Peay University

Clarksville, TN

January 3, 2019

 

Eastern Kentucky University coach Chrissy Roberts started the following lineup: 6-0 Jr. Catie Kaifes, 5-11 So. Bria Bass, 5-11 Sr. Abby Wright, 5-8 Jr. Shay Solomon, and 5-10 Fr. Hailey McCoy.  Austin Peay University coach David Midlick countered with 6-0 Fr. Maggie Knowles, 5-10 Sr. Keisha Gregory, 6-1 Jr. Arielle Gonzalez-Varner, 5-6 So. Brianah Ferby, and 5-6 So. Brandi Ferby.

 

Austin Peay outscored Eastern Kentucky 29-11 in the second quarter to take control of the game in a 100-65 victory.  There were two ties and six lead changes in the game.  Turnovers doomed Eastern Kentucky tonight as Austin Peay scored 30 points off 28 Eastern Kentucky turnovers.  Austin Peay also held a 39-7 advantage in bench scoring.

 

Austin Peay shot 44.4% from the field including 12 of 28 from the three point line.  The Governors connected on 24 of 36 free throws and pulled down 39 rebounds.  Eastern Kentucky shot 42.4% from the field including seven of 25 from beyond the arc.  The Colonels connected on eight of 12 free throws, pulled down 44 rebounds, and scored six points off seven Austin Peay turnovers.

 

5-8 Jr. Gabby Gregory led Austin Peay with 20 points including five three point baskets in only 12 minutes of playing time.  Keisha Gregory added 19 points including three three point baskets.  Arielle Gonzalez-Varner recorded 16 points and four rebounds.  Brandi Ferby chipped in with 11 points, three assists, and three steals.  5-11 Jr. Nieja Crawford added 10 points and 11 rebounds.  Brianah Ferby recorded 10 points, four rebounds, and four steals.

 

Shay Solomon led Eastern Kentucky with 23 points, five rebounds, and four assists.  Bria Bass added 13 points, nine rebounds, and two assists.  Catie Kaifes recorded 10 points, 10 rebounds, and three assists.  Hailey McCoy chipped in with five points and eight rebounds.

 

Eastern Kentucky University,22,11,19,13,65

Austin Peay University,28,29,25,18,100

 

Eastern Kentucky University (65) – Kaifes 10, Bass 13, Wright 7, Solomon 23, McCoy 5, Cecil 7.

 

Austin Peay University (100) – Knowles 5, K. Gregory 19, Gonzalez-Varner 16, Brianah Ferby 10, Brandi Ferby 11, Crawford 10, LeFlore 7, Campbell 2, G. Gregory 20.

 

A special thanks to the Austin Peay Stats Crew for providing the comprehensive statistics for tonight’s game.


Posted by REH at 12:31 PM EST
Updated: Monday, 7 January 2019 4:38 PM EST
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Wednesday, 2 January 2019
Danville vs. Berea (Girls) Lady Pirates Holiday Classic (Championship) December 29, 2018
Topic: Basketball

2018LPHCGC

 

 

2018 Lady Pirates Holiday Classic (Girls) (Championship)

Danville vs. Berea

Berea Community School

Berea, KY

December 29, 2018

 

Danville defeated Berea 62-40 to earn the tournament championship. The young Berea Lady Pirates have a gaudy 13-2 record this season with both losses coming at the hands of the Lady Admirals.  Danville outscored Berea 15-4 in the third quarter to take control of the game.  Danville shot 37.9% from the field including six of 19 from the three point line.  The Lady Admirals connected on 12 of 20 free throws, and pulled down 39 rebounds.  Berea shot 27% from the field including two of 12 from beyond the arc.  The Lady Pirates connected on 14 of 23 free throws, pulled down 35 rebounds, and committed 19 turnovers.

 

5-8 Sr. Ivy Turner led Danville with 25 points including two three point baskets and 10 rebounds.  5-8 So. Jenna Akers added 10 points and five rebounds.  5-8 So. Lara Akers recorded eight points and five rebounds.  5-7 So. Ahyana Burnett chipped in with seven points.

 

5-11 Sr. Adrienne Beggs led Berea with 15 points and 17 rebounds.  5-7 8th Grader Chesney Lovins added eight points.  5-8 Fr. Alexis Newman recorded six points and seven rebounds.  5-6 Fr. Mati Stepp added four points and six assists.

 

Danville,17,18,15,12,62

Berea,11,15,4,10,40

 

Danville (62) – Turner 25, J. Akers 10, L. Akers 8, Burnett 7, Bradshaw 5, Terrell 4, Williams 2, Swann 1.

 

Berea (40) – Beggs 15, Lovins 8, M. Stepp 4, Gosney 2, Newman 6, Madison Howell 5.

 

A special thanks to the Berea Stats Crew for providing the comprehensive statistics for tonight’s game.


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Scott County (KY) vs. Westchester (CA) (Boys) Beach Ball Classic (Championship) December 31, 2018
Topic: Basketball

2018BBCBC

 

 

2018 Beach Ball Classic (Boys) (Championship)

Scott County (KY) vs. Westchester (CA)

Myrtle Beach Convention Center

Myrtle Beach, SC

December 31, 2018

 

Scott County coach Bill Hicks (entering the tournament 978-272 and two state championships) started the following lineup: 6-2 Sr. Bryce Long, 6-1 Sr. Glenn Covington, 6-1 Sr. Lorenzo Williams, 5-9 Sr. Cam Fluker, and 5-9 Sr. Diablo Stewart. (Scott County enters the game without the services of all-state 6-7 Sr. Michael Moreno due to an injury).  Westchester coach Ed Azzam (entering the tournament 877-271 and National Coach of the Year and most wins in Los Angeles City history) countered with 6-6 Sr. Kaelen Allen, 6-3 Sr. Jordan Brinson, 6-8 Sr. Ka’veon Batiste, 5-10 Sr. Jeremiah Turley, and 6-2 Sr. Kevin Bethel.

 

Scott County led by nine with 7:09 left in the game but went cold from the field and Westchester finished the game on a 9-1 win to capture the championship with a 42-41.  Scott County had a late chance for the victory but could not connect for the win.  The score was tied four times and there were eight lead changes in the game.  Westchester shot 45.2% from the field including three of 13 from the three point line.  The Comets connected on 11 of 17 free throws, pulled down 25 rebounds, and scored six points off 10 Scott County turnovers.  Scott County shot 41.7% from the field including seven of 14 from beyond the arc.  The Cardinals connected on four of eight free throws, pulled down 20 rebounds, and scored 17 points off 14 Westchester turnovers.

 

Jordan Brinson led Westchester with 19 points, nine rebounds, and two steals.  Kaelen Allen added 11 points, four rebounds, and three steals. 

 

Lorenzo Williams led Scott County with 12 points including three three point baskets and four rebounds.  Glenn Covington added 10 points including two three point baskets.  Diablo Stewart recorded 10 points, three rebounds, and four steals.

 

Scott County (KY),21,20,41

Westchester (CA),20,22,42

 

Scott County (KY) (41) – Long 0, Covington 10,Williams 12, Fluker 5, Stewart 10, Hamilton 4.

 

Westchester (CA) (42) – Allen 11, Brinson 19, Batiste 0, Turley 5, Bethel 4, Pollard 3.

 

A special thanks to the event staff for providing the comprehensive statistics for this tournament.


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Tuesday, 1 January 2019
Brescia vs. Eastern Kentucky University (Women) December 18, 2018
Topic: Eastern Kentucky Basketball Wome

2018BRESCIAEKUW

 

 

Brescia vs. Eastern Kentucky University (Women)

Paul S. McBrayer Arena

Eastern Kentucky University

Richmond, KY

December 18, 2018

 

Brescia coach Mike Gray started the following lineup: 5-9 Fr. Loreal Cheaney, 5-8 So. Cassidy Moss, 5-11 So. Hailey Kendall, 5-6 Sr. Aaliyah Rodgers, and 5-7 Sr. Catherine Dunn.  Eastern Kentucky University coach Chrissy Roberts countered with 5-11 Sr. Abby Wright, 5-11 So. Bria Bass, 6-2 Sr. Madison Pierce, 5-8 Jr. Shay Solomon, and 5-10 Fr. Hailey McCoy.

 

Eastern Kentucky University raced out to a 26-6 first quarter lead on their way to a 70-41 victory over Brescia.  Eastern Kentucky University shot 42.65 from the field including 10 of 27 from the three point line.  The Colonels connected on two of four free throws, pulled down 47 rebounds, and scored 16 points off 15 Brescia turnovers.  Brescia shot 22.8% from the field including two of 15 from beyond the arc.  They connected on 13 of 19 free throws, pulled down 39 rebounds, and scored three points off 12 Eastern Kentucky turnovers.

 

Abby Wright led Eastern Kentucky University with 16 points, 10 rebounds, and two blocked shots.  Shay Solomon added 15 points, seven rebounds, and four assists.  6-0 Jr. Catie Kaifes recorded 15 points on five three point baskets and six rebounds.  Bria Bass chipped in with six points, five rebounds, and seven assists.

 

Loreal Cheaney led Brescia with seven points.  Catherine Dunn added six points and four rebounds.  Cassidy Moss pulled down six rebounds. 

 

Brescia University,6,9,11,15,41

Eastern Kentucky University,26,17,10,17,70

 

Brescia University (41) – Cheaney 7, Moss 3, Kendall 3, Rodgers 3, Dunn 6, Saltsman 4, Jeffries 1, Fisher 4, Holloway 5, Wade 2, Sheldon 3.

 

Eastern Kentucky University (70) – Wright 16, Bass 6, Pierce 0, Solomon 15, McCoy 0, Clark 6, Cecil 5, Campos 3, Kaifes 15, Berry 4.

 

A special thanks to the Eastern Kentucky Stats Crew for providing the comprehensive statistics for tonight’s game.


Posted by REH at 4:42 PM EST
Updated: Monday, 7 January 2019 10:16 PM EST
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Eastern Kentucky University vs. West Virginia University (Women) December 15, 2018
Topic: Eastern Kentucky Basketball Wome

2018EKUWVAW

 

 

Eastern Kentucky University vs. West Virginia University (Women)

Charleston Coliseum

West Virginia University

Charleston, WVA

December 15, 2018

 

Eastern Kentucky University coach Chrissy Roberts started the following lineup: 5-11 Sr. Abby Wright, 5-11 So. Bria Bass, 6-2 Sr. Madison Pierce, 5-6 So. Teri Goodlett, and 5-8 Jr. Shay Solomon.  West Virginia University coach Mike Carey countered with 6-0 Sr. Naomi Davenport, 5-11 Jr. Tynice Martin, 6-6 Sr. Theresa Ekhelar, 5-5 Fr. Madisen Smith, and 5-9 Sr. Katrina Pardee.

 

West Virginia dominated today in a 78-29 victory over Eastern Kentucky University.  West Virginia shot 47.4% from the field including nine of 21 from the three point line.  The Mountaineers connected on 15 of 21 free throws, pulled down 46 rebounds, and scored 28 points off 20 Eastern Kentucky University turnovers.  Eastern Kentucky University shot 20% from the field including four of 18 from beyond the arc.  The Colonels connected on three of 14 free throws, pulled down 37 rebounds, and scored six points off 13 West Virginia turnovers.

 

6-1 Fr. Kari Niblack led West Virginia with 18 points, 12 rebounds, and four blocked shots.  Naomi Davenport added 16 points including two three point baskets, four rebounds, and four assists.  Tynice Martin recorded 14 points including two three point baskets, seven rebounds, and three assists.  Madisen Smith chipped in with 10 points including two three point baskets, six assists, and two steals.  Theresa Ekhelar added five points, eight rebounds, and two blocked shots.

 

Shay Solomon led Eastern Kentucky University with 14 points and five rebounds.  6-0 Jr. Catie Kaifes added four points and eight rebounds.

 

Eastern Kentucky University,7,9,4,9,29

West Virginia University,22,13,14,29,78

 

Eastern Kentucky University (29) – Wright 4, Bass 2, Pierce 0, Goodlett 0, Solomon 14, Cecil 3, Kaifes 4, Berry 2.

 

West Virginia University (78) – Davenport 16, Martin 14, Ekhelar 5, Smith 10, Pardee 5, Staples 2, Niblack 18, Rudd 8.

 

A special thanks to the West Virginia Stats Crew for providing the comprehensive statistics for today’s game.


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Brescia vs. Eastern Kentucky University (Men) December 29, 2018
Topic: Eastern Kentucky Basketball Men

2018BRESCIAEKUM

 

 

Brescia vs. Eastern Kentucky University (Men)

Paul S. McBrayer Arena

Eastern Kentucky University

Richmond, KY

December 29, 2018

 

Brescia coach Brian Skortz started the following lineup: 6-5 Jr. Kayode Daboiku, 6-4 Sr. Dillon Geralds, 6-7 Sr. Zach McDaniel, 5-10 Sr. Darion Morrow, and 6-1 So. Tristen Murray.  Eastern Kentucky University coach A.W. Hamilton countered with 6-8 Fr. Tre King, 6-2 Fr. Jomaru Brown, 6-9 Sr. Nick Mayo, 5-10 Jr. Dujuanta Weaver, and 6-2 So. JacQuess Hobbs.

 

Eastern Kentucky University scored a school record 145 points in a 145-72 victory over Brescia on the night Nick Mayo was honored for becoming Eastern Kentucky’s all time men basketball’s leading career scorer in an earlier road game.  Eastern Kentucky shot 56.1% from the field including 16 of 41 from the three point line.  The Colonels connected on 19 of 25 free throws, pulled down 48 rebounds, and scored 60 points off 39 Brescia turnovers.  Brescia shot 35% from the field including 10 of 25 from beyond the arc.  The Bearcats connected on 20 of 33 free throws, pulled down 41 rebounds, and scored seven points off 10 Eastern Kentucky University.

 

6-8 Jr. Lachlan Anderson led eight EKU players in double figures with 22 points, 13 rebounds, and three steals.  6-4 Fr. Houston King added 18 points on six three point baskets.  Dujuanta Weaver recorded 17 points including five three point baskets.  Nick Mayo recorded 16 points, six rebounds, and five assists.  6-2 Jr. Kelvin Robinson also scored 16 points and three steals.  6-7 Fr. Pedro Bradshaw added 14 points, nine rebounds, three assists, and four steals.  Tre King also scored 14 points, pulled down six rebounds, and recorded five assists, two blocked shots, and five steals.  Jomaru Brown also reached double figures with 12 points including two three point baskets.

 

Kayode Daboiku led Brescia with 14 points and eight rebounds.  Darion Morrow added 10 points including three three point baskets.  6-0 So. Noah Cunningham recorded 10 points.

 

Brescia,44,28,72

Eastern Kentucky University,58,87,145

 

Brescia (72) – Daboiku 14, Geralds 2, McDaniel 3, Morrow 10, Murray 7, Cunningham 10, Nwodo 1, Dyer 4, Rose 7, Stewart 2, Peralta-Werns 3, Means 2, Beckham 4, Bayraktar 3.

 

Eastern Kentucky University (145) – T. King 14, Brown 12, Mayo 16, Weaver 17, Hobbs 0, Oakley 2, Broughton 7, H. King 18, Anderson 22, Robinson 16, Carmical 7, Bradshaw 14.

 

A special thanks to the Eastern Kentucky Stats Crew for providing the comprehensive statistics for tonight’s game.


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Eastern Kentucky University vs. Duquesne University (Men) December 22, 2018
Topic: Eastern Kentucky Basketball Men

2018EKUDUQUESNEM

 

 

Eastern Kentucky University vs. Duquesne (Men)

AJ Palumbo Center

Duquesne University

Pittsburgh, PA

December 22, 2018

 

Eastern Kentucky University coach A.W. Hamilton started the following lineup: 6-8 Fr. Tre King, 6-2 Jr. Kelvin Robinson, 6-9 Sr. Nick Mayo, 5-10 Jr. Dujuanta Weaver, and 6-2 So. JacQuess Hobbs.  Duquesne coach Keith Dambrot countered with 6-6 So. Eric Williams Jr., 6-4 So. Frankie Hughes, 6-8 So. Michael Hughes, 5-8 So. Tavian Dunn-Martin, and 6-1 Fr. Sincere Carry.

 

Duquesne defeated Eastern Kentucky University 85-84 in overtime.  Eric Williams Jr. backed his defender down and score on a left handed hook with 17 seconds left to give Duquesne what proved to be the winning basket.  Eastern Kentucky had a chance for the tie when Tre King hit the first of two free throws but missed the second as Duquesne held on for the victory.  There were nine ties and nine lead changes in the game.

 

Duquesne shot 43.1% from the field including seven of 26 from the three point line.  They connected on 22 of 32 free throws, pulled down 43 rebounds, and scored 26 points off 21 Eastern Kentucky turnovers.  Eastern Kentucky shot 42.7% from the field including six of 27 from beyond the arc.  The Colonels connected on 14 of 18 free throws, pulled down 41 rebounds, and scored 20 points off 21 Duquesne turnovers.

 

Eric Williams Jr. led Duquesne with 21 points including four three point baskets, 14 rebounds, and three steals.  Sincere Carry added 14 points, five rebounds, four assists, and four steals.  Michael Hughes recorded 13 points and nine rebounds.  Frankie Hughes and Tavian Dunn-Martin each scored 12 points.

 

Nick Mayo led Eastern Kentucky with 18 points, eight rebounds, six assists, and four blocked shots.  Dujuanta Weaver also scored 18 points including four three point baskets, three rebounds, three assists, and three steals.  6-2 Fr. Jomaru Brown recorded 15 points and four rebounds.  Kelvin Robinson chipped in with 14 points, five rebounds, and nine assists.  Tre King pulled down nine rebounds.

 

Eastern Kentucky University,48,31,5,84

Duquesne University,42,37,6,85

 

Eastern Kentucky University (84) – T. King 5, Robinson 14, Mayo 18, Weaver 18, Hobbs 5, Oakley 5, Broughton 1, Brown 15, Anderson 3.

 

Duquesne (85) – Williams Jr. 21, F. Hughes 12, M. Hughes 13, Dunn-Martin 12, Carry 14, Wade 4, Weathers 2, Kelly 2, Rotroff 5.

 

A special thanks to the Duquesne Stats Crew for providing the comprehensive statistics for today’s game.


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