|February 28, 2018||1st||2nd||Final|
|Stats at a Glance||NBY||C-N|
|FG Percentage||.346 (27-78)||.586 (41-70)|
|3P FG Percentage||.308 (12-39)||.565 (13-23)|
|FT Percentage||.842 (16-19)||.636 (7-11)|
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Newberry opens SAC tournament play on Wednesday
NEWBERRY - No. 6 Newberry will travel to No. 3 Carson-Newman for the quarterfinal round of the 2018 South Atlantic Conference Men's Basketball Championship Quarterfinal on Wednesday, February 28 at 8:00 p.m.
WHO: No. 6 Newberry College at No. 3 Carson-Newman University
WHEN: Wednesday, February 28 at 8:00 p.m.
WHERE: Holt Fieldhouse on the campus of Carson-Newman University
RECORDS: The Wolves head into the postseason with a 15-13, 9-11 record while third-seeded Carson-Newman sits at 22-6, 14-6
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LIVE AUDIO: www.newberrywolves.tv, WKDK-AM 1240 in Newberry County, www.wkdk.com, WKDK app, "WKDK" on TuneIn radio app
TODAY'S TOP STORYLINES
- Rob Valentine shone on senior day dropping 33 points to lead all scorers in Newberry's 91-81 win over Tusculum in their regular season finale.
- The Wolves handed nationally-ranked Carson-Newman their first loss of the season with the 75-70 triumph at Eleazer Arena on Dec. 2. Valentine and Stepp each logged 19 points in the victory, while Charles Clark was held to 15 points.
- This is the second consecutive year Newberry will face the Eagles in the South Atlantic Conference tournament quarterfinal. Last year the Wolves fell 96-74 in the first round with James Stepp recording 30 points.
- Newberry maintains their first-place spot in three-pointers made per game with 14.1.