Basketball (M)

Men's Basketball hangs tough with UNC for a half

CHAPEL HILL, NC -- Catawba trailed by only four at the break, but a strong second half by North Carolina propelled the Tar Heels to an 89-63 win over the Indians in a menís basketball exhibition game on Saturday night at the Dean Smith Center. David Noel scored six of his team-high 18 points in a 14-0 run early in the second half to lift UNC in front of 16,334 fans. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 12, 2005 Leading 43-39, the Tar Heels scored six field goals and added two free throws in a span of 3:47 to pull ahead by 18 points. The Tar Heels shot 64.5 percent and held the Indians to 28.1 percent from the floor in the second half. In the first half, both teams shot 50 percent from the floor and the Indians hit six of 12 from three-point range. Catawba scored the game's first six points and led 15-8 with 15:31 to play after a three-pointer by guard Brian Frasier. Carolina took its first lead of the game at 19-17 on a three-point play by freshman forward Danny Green with 12:01 remaining in the half. That was part of an 18-2 Tar Heel run that gave UNC a 30-19 lead. Noel led the Tar Heels with 18 points and added five rebounds and four steals. He was one of four UNC players to score in double figures. Junior forward Reyshawn Terry had 16 points, freshman forward Tyler Hanbrough had 16 and Green added 12. Terry and Green shared game rebounding honors with nine apiece. Helgi Magnusson led all scorers with 20 points, 14 of which came in the opening period. He hit three of four from three-point range in the first half all coming in a span that helped the Tribe cut into a 30-19 deficit. Ahmad Murphy added nine for the Indians, while Jamel Hamilton had eight. Catawba had just 21 turnovers to 18 for North Carolina, but the tar Heels controlled the boards 44-25, including 18 off the offensive glass. Brian Graves had eight assists with just one turnover for the Tribe. #####

Today's Events

Soccer (W) @ Tusculum, 0-2 LVideoStats
Soccer (M) @ Tusculum, 3:30VideoStats


«October 2016»
October 1

Cross Country @ Hagan Stone XC Classic W-1st; M-2nd

Volleyball @ Carson-Newman 3-2

Soccer (W) vs. BREVARD 2-0

Football @ Newberry 14-35

Soccer (M) vs. BREVARD 1-0

October 3

Golf (M) @ MB Intercollegiate (Ocean Ridge GC) 8th of 16

October 4

Golf (M) @ MB Intercollegiate (Ocean Ridge GC) 8th of 16

October 5

Tennis (W) vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 6-3

Tennis (M) vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 1-8

Soccer (M) @ Queens 2-1

Soccer (W) @ Queens 0-1

October 7

Swimming MEN vs. LIMESTONE 127-131

Swimming WOMEN vs. LIMESTONE 74-145

Cross Country @ Queens Invitational W-16th; M-21st

Volleyball vs. ANDERSON 3-1

October 8

Soccer (W) @ Carson-Newman 0-6

Football vs. LIMESTONE 0-6

Soccer (M) @ Carson-Newman 1-0

Volleyball vs. NEWBERRY 3-2

October 10

Golf (W) in RENDLEMAN INV. (CC of SALISBURY) 12th of 15

Golf (M) @ State Farm Inv. (Woodlake CC) 11th of 15

October 11

Golf (W) in RENDLEMAN INV. (CC of SALISBURY) 12th of 15

Golf (M) @ State Farm Inv. (Woodlake CC) 11th of 15

October 12

Soccer (W) vs. SAINT LEO 1-4

Soccer (M) @ Lees-McRae 3-2

October 13

Tennis (W) @ Lees-McRae 9-0

Tennis (M) @ Lees-McRae 7-2

October 14

Volleyball vs. BREVARD (Dig Pink Match) 3-1

October 15

Football @ Mars Hill 33-22

Soccer (W) vs. ANDERSON 1-1

Soccer (M) vs. ANDERSON 0-1

October 16

Golf (W) @ LeeAnn Noble Memorial (Achasta GC) 11th of 13

October 17

Golf (W) @ LeeAnn Noble Memorial (Achasta GC) 11th of 13

October 18

Golf (W) @ LeeAnn Noble Memorial (Achasta GC) 11th of 13

Volleyball @ Queens 1-3

October 19

Soccer (W) vs. WINGATE 0-3

Soccer (M) vs. WINGATE 0-2

October 22

Cross Country @ SAC Championships (Newberry) W-4th, M-7th

Swimming @ East Carolina w/Campbell 1 p.m.

Football @ UNC Pembroke 31-41

Volleyball @ Wingate 1-3

October 23

Soccer (W) @ Tusculum 0-2

Soccer (M) @ Tusculum 3:30 p.m.

October 25

Volleyball @ Coker 6 p.m.

Soccer (W) @ Limestone 7 p.m.

Soccer (M) vs. BELMONT ABBEY 7:30 p.m.

October 28

Soccer (W) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 3 p.m.

Soccer (M) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 5:30 p.m.

Volleyball @ Mars Hill 7 p.m.

October 29

Football vs. BREVARD (HC) 1:30 p.m.

Volleyball vs. TUSCULUM 5 p.m.


Mouse over the red calendar dates to display events on those days. Click to open the full-size calendar.


Volleyball Team Photo