December 12, 20151st2ndFinal
Anderson353873
Newberry473481
Stats at a GlanceAUMBBNBY
FG Percentage.420 (29-69) .453 (29-64)
3P FG Percentage.304 (7-23) .290 (9-31)
FT Percentage.615 (8-13) .609 (14-23)
Offensive Rebounds917
Defensive Rebounds2230
Total Rebounds3147
Turnovers1824
Steals129
Bench Points1847
LeadersAUMBBNBY
PointsShaw - 24
Xavier Holmes - 23
ReboundsHoward - 8
Xavier Holmes - 11
AssistsBenard - 5
Gerald Evans - 6
StealsShaw - 3
Benard - 3
Taylor - 3
Mitch Riggs - 2
Xavier Holmes - 2
BlocksBouton - 1
Benard - 1
Taylor - 1
Xavier Holmes - 2
Newberry will host the Anderson Trojans


Newberry will host the Anderson Trojans
Friday, December 11, 2015 | by Cam Eggeman, Athletic Communications Assistant

NEWBERRY – Newberry Wolves will host the Anderson Trojans on Saturday December 12, at 4 p.m.

Newberry split with the Trojans last year, winning the first game 74-59 and then falling to the Trojans on January 31 by a score of 81-78.

 

LAST GAME FOR THE WOLVES

Despite a double-double from senior Xavier Holmes, the Newberry Wolves couldn't find the decisive basket in a tight 89-86 South Atlantic Conference loss at Wingate on Tuesday evening.

INSIDE THE BOX SCORE

  • The Wolves shot 43.1%, going 31-of-72 from the field. The Wolves hit 10 three-pointers on 28 attempts.
  • Newberry’s leading scorer was Xavier Holmes with 21 points and 12 rebounds in 25 minutes of play.
  • Mitch Riggs scored 20 points, with James Ashby scoring 11 and Ronell Crockett scoring 10.
  • The Wolves struggled at the free throw line, connecting on only 46.7% (14-of-30) at the charity stripe.
  • The Bulldogs shot 48.3% from the field, going 29-60 (44%) from behind the arc and 66.7% at the free throw line.
  • Anthanee Doyle and Xavier Griffin were the Bulldogs' leading scorers with 17 points apiece.

 

NEWBERRY'S LEADING SCORERS

SCORING 

Pts 

Pts/G 

Xavier Holmes 

130 

14.4 

Mitch Riggs 

114 

12.7 

James Stepp 

110 

12.2 

Ronell Crockett 

83 

9.2 

Brandon Taylor 

77 

8.6 

Gerald Evans 

70 

7.8 

 

 

 

 

WHO: Newberry College vs Anderson University
WHERE: Newberry S.C. (Eleazer Arena) 
WHEN: 4 p.m. December 12th 
LIVE VIDEO:  http://portal.stretchinternet.com/newberry/  
LIVE AUDIO: http://portal.stretchinternet.com/newberry/
LIVE STATS: 
http://www.statbroadcast.com/events/statbroadcast.php?t=1&gid=newb  

The Wolves will be on the road on Tuesday as they will travel to Mars Hill to face off against the Lions for a 4 p.m. tip-off