February 18, 20171st2ndFinal
Newberry465399
Tusculum335588
Stats at a GlanceNBYTCM
FG Percentage.529 (36-68) .516 (33-64)
3P FG Percentage.387 (12-31) .304 (7-23)
FT Percentage.750 (15-20) .682 (15-22)
Offensive Rebounds1110
Defensive Rebounds2622
Total Rebounds3732
Turnovers1519
Steals118
Bench Points3829
LeadersNBYTCM
PointsMason Spease - 18
Fagan - 21
ReboundsJames Stepp - 8
Mounce - 6
AssistsGerald Evans - 5
Baylark - 9
StealsMason Spease - 2
D.J. Copeland - 2
Quaman Burton - 2
James Stepp - 2
Brown - 4
BlocksMason Spease - 1
Brown - 1
Mounce - 1
Davis - 1
Men's Basketball Looks to Keep Rolling Against Tusculum


Men's Basketball Looks to Keep Rolling Against Tusculum
Friday, February 17, 2017 | by Bryan Eckelberg, Athletic Communications Assistant

NEWBERRY - Newebrry will look to keep rolling against Tusculum on Saturday at Pioneer Arena. Tipoff is scheduled for 4:00 p.m.

WHO: Newberry College vs. Tusculum
WHERE: Pioneer Arena in Greenville, Tenn. 
WHEN: 4:00 p.m.
RECORDS: Newberry 15-10, 10-9 SAC, Tusculum 11-14, 8-11 SAC
LIVE VIDEO: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y1MznHs9QEI
LIVE AUDIO: WKDK-AM 1240 in Newberry County, www.wkdk.com, "WKDK" on TuneIn smartphone app
LIVE STATS: http://www.tusculumpioneers.com/sports/mbkb/2016-17/boxscores/20170218_tyxw.xml


NEWBERRY STORYLINES

Newberry is fifth in the NCAA Divison II in scoring offense at 93.1 points per game.

Newberry is first in NCAA DII in steals per game with 13.2.

Newberry ranks third in the SAC in assists per game (16.4) and offensive rebounds per game (13.2).

The Wolves rank in the top 40 in NCAA DII in offesnive rebounds per game (34) and assists per game (38).

Newberry shot 50.0 (35-for-70) percent from the floor against Tusculum on Jan. 8.


TUSCULUM STORYLINES

Kendall Patterson leads Tusculum with 15.8 points per game.

Newberry defeated Tusculum 102-89 on Jan. 8 at Eleazer Arena.

The Pioneers are third in the South Atlantic Conference with 25.0 three-point attempts per contest.

Ronnie Baylark ranks fourth in the SAC with a 43.8 three-point field goal percentage.


NOTES

Newberry is 10-5 when scoring more than 90 points this season.

The Wolves are 14-4 this season when leading with 5:00 minutes remaining.


MORE INFORMATION

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