|January 24, 2016||1st||2nd||Final|
|Stats at a Glance||C-N||NBY|
|FG Percentage||.589 (33-56)||.382 (29-76)|
|3P FG Percentage||.357 (5-14)||.289 (11-38)|
|FT Percentage||.541 (20-37)||.800 (20-25)|
- 30||Xavier Holmes
Gerald Evans - 18
- 9||Brandon Taylor
- 8||Gerald Evans
- 4||Gerald Evans
Mitch Riggs - 2
James Ashby - 2
Ronell Crockett - 2
Dhonte Ford - 2
- 2||Brandon Taylor
NEWBERRY – The Newberry Wolves will host Carson-Newman on Sunday, Jan. 24th for the second meeting this season. Newberry won the first meeting by a score of 86-84.
Newberry top scorer was Gerald Evans with 24 points going 8-13 from the field and 5-9 from behind the arc. Xavier Holmes and Mitch Riggs each scored 11 points in the victory. Sawyer Williams was Carson-Newman’s top scorer with 18 points.
The Wolves beat Catawba on Wednesday, Jan. 20th by a score of 98-84. Mitch Riggs led the way for the Wolves with 19 total points as James Stepp finished with 16 points and four rebounds.
INSIDE THE BOX SCORE
- Newberry shot 44.3% from the field, 39.5% from three point land and 73.1% at the charity stripe.
- Newberry added to their nation leading forced turnovers with 18 against the Indians.
- The Wolves had six players in double digit points, Xavier Holmes (12), James Stepp (16),Ronell Crockett (10), Brandon Taylor (11), Mitch Riggs (19), DJ Copeland (11).
- Mitch Riggs finished 6-12 from the field and 4-4 at the line while James Stepp finished 5-10 from the field and 5-8 from three point land.
- Gerald Evans tallied six assists in his first game back off an injury.
- Ronell Crockett tallied 10 points, seven rebounds and 4 assists to go along with three steals.
WHO: Newberry College vs Carson-Newman University
WHERE: Newberry S.C. (Eleazer Arena)
WHEN: 4 p.m. January 24th
LIVE AUDIO: NewberryWolves.tv
LIVE VIDEO: NewberryWolves.tv
LIVE STATS: NewberryWolvesStats.com