January 18, 20171st2nd1OT Final
Catawba424810100
Newberry5040999
Stats at a GlanceCATAWBANBY
FG Percentage.551 (43-78) .456 (36-79)
3P FG Percentage.467 (7-15) .462 (18-39)
FT Percentage.500 (7-14) .643 (9-14)
Offensive Rebounds138
Defensive Rebounds3725
Total Rebounds5033
Turnovers1712
Steals58
Bench Points2753
LeadersCATAWBANBY
PointsKJ Arrington - 20
Jameel Taylor - 20
Gerald Evans - 15
ReboundsJerrin Morrison - 10
Marshall Lange - 5
AssistsJameel Taylor - 5
Gerald Evans - 3
D.J. Copeland - 3
StealsRakeen Brown - 2
D.J. Copeland - 4
BlocksRakeen Brown - 3
Quaman Burton - 1
Newberry Returns to SAC Play Against Catawba


Newberry Returns to SAC Play Against Catawba
Tuesday, January 17, 2017 | by Bryan Eckelberg, Athletic Communications Assistant

NEWBERRY – Newberry returns to South Atlantic Conference play against Catawba. Tipoff from Eleazer Arena is scheduled for 8:00 p.m.

WHO: Newberry College vs. Catawba
WHERE: Eleazer Arena in Newberry, S.C. 
WHEN: 8:00 p.m.
RECORDS: Newberry 12-4, 7-3 SAC, Catawba 10-6, 4-6 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

The Wolves have won seven games in a row, its most since the 2014-15 season when Newberry ran out to a 10-0 start.

Gerald Evans is third in NCAA Division II in steals per game at 3.13,

Newberry is second in NCAA Division II in forced turnovers per game at 23.47.

The Wolves are second in the South Atlantic Conference in free-throw percentage at 74.3 percent.


CATAWBA STORYLINES

Jameel Taylor leads Catawba with 18.4 points per game, good for fifth in the South Atlantic Conference.

Catawba ranks second in the SAC in total rebounds per game at 42.2.

Catawba is also third in the SAC in field goal attempts per game with 67.8.

The last time Catawba defeated Newberry was Jan. 8, 2014 in 98-96 double overtime thriller.
 
NOTES

Newberry has won 11 of its last 14 contests.

The Wolves are ranked ninth in the D2SIDA Southeast Region Poll


MORE INFORMATION

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