January 08, 20171st2ndFinal
Tusculum503989
Newberry5844102
Stats at a GlanceTCNBY
FG Percentage.476 (30-63) .500 (35-70)
3P FG Percentage.440 (11-25) .441 (15-34)
FT Percentage.720 (18-25) .680 (17-25)
Offensive Rebounds811
Defensive Rebounds2526
Total Rebounds3337
Turnovers2318
Steals914
Bench Points5762
LeadersTCNBY
PointsBaylark - 19
Gerald Evans - 27
ReboundsDansoh - 7
D.J. Copeland - 7
AssistsBlevins - 6
Marshall Lange - 3
D.J. Copeland - 3
James Stepp - 3
StealsPatterson - 3
Marshall Lange - 4
BlocksDavis - 1
Dansoh - 1
Musah Sackor - 1
Xavier Hill - 1
Newberry Set for Showdown Against Tusculum


Newberry Set for Showdown Against Tusculum
Friday, January 6, 2017 | by Bryan Eckelberg, Athletic Communications Assistant

NEWBERRY – Newberry men's basketball will put its three-game winning streak on the line against Tusculum on Sunday, Jan. 8 at Eleazer Arena. Tipoff is scheduled for 4:00 p.m.

WHO: Newberry College vs. Tusculum
WHERE: Eleazer Arena in Newberry S.C. 
WHEN: 4:00 p.m.
RECORDS: Newberry 8-4, 4-3 SAC, Tusculum 6-6, 3-4 SAC
LIVE VIDEO: www.newberrywolves.tv 
LIVE AUDIO: WKDK-AM 1240 in Newberry County, www.wkdk.com, "WKDK" on TuneIn smartphone app
LIVE STATS: www.newberrystats.com


NEWBERRY STORYLINES

James Stepp’s nine made three pointers are the most made threes in school history, according to available records.

Stepp’s 19 three-point attempts are tied for most in school history with Shamel Akins, according to available records.

Newberry has won three straight and seven of its last 10 contests.

Newberry leads the South Atlantic Conference in assists per game at 18.4 and in steals per game at 13.8.

This is Newberry’s first home game since Dec. 14.


TUSCULUM STORYLINES

Ronnie Baylark leads Tusculum with 16.2 points per game.

Zach Hartle is second in the South Atlantic Conference in three-point field goal percentage at 50.0 percent. Baylark ranks third in the same category at 49.0 percent.

Tusculum is second in the SAC in three-point field goal percentage, shooting 40 percent.

The Pioneers are third in the SAC in made threes per game and three-point attempts per game.

 

NOTES

Seven Newberry players are currently averaging double-digit points per game.

Newberry is leading the South Atlantic Conference in assists per game at 18.4.

 

MORE INFORMATION

For complete coverage, view game notes from the Newberry Athletic Communications staff.