January 24, 20161st2ndFinal
Carson-Newman335891
Newberry464389
Stats at a GlanceC-NNBY
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)
Offensive Rebounds713
Defensive Rebounds3226
Total Rebounds3939
Turnovers2317
Steals814
Bench Points1143
LeadersC-NNBY
PointsCLARK - 30
Xavier Holmes - 18
Gerald Evans - 18
ReboundsROGERS - 9
Brandon Taylor - 9
AssistsPANGALLO - 8
Gerald Evans - 6
StealsCLARK - 4
Gerald Evans - 2
Mitch Riggs - 2
James Ashby - 2
Ronell Crockett - 2
Dhonte Ford - 2
BlocksROGERS - 2
Brandon Taylor - 2
Carson-Newman comes to Newberry


Carson-Newman comes to Newberry
Friday, January 22, 2016 | by Cam Eggeman, Athletic Communications Assistant

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