Basketball (M)

Mannings helps lift Men's Basketball to win at Newberry

NEWBERRY, SC – Catawba built an early 19-point lead and held off host Newberry 86-78 in South Atlantic Conference men’s basketball action on Wednesday night at Eleazer Arena.  Catawba moves to 14-3 overall and 2-0 in the SAC, while Newberry falls to 5-8 and 0-2.
Catawba scored the first 10 points and led 17-3 after five minutes.  Newberry pulled within 17-10, but three-pointers by Brian Graves, Helgi Magnusson and Jamel Hamilton keyed a 12-0 run that pushed the advantage to 29-10 and the Tribe held a 44-31 lead at the break.

Catawba held a double-digit edge for the early part of the second half before Newberry rallied.  Thos host Indians trimmed the deficit to 52-48 after a basket by Antoinne Frazier with 12:55 remaining.  A 10-2 run by the Tribe, capped by a three-pointer by Hamilton pushed the lead back to 12 at 65-53 at the 9:05 mark.

Newberry made one last run, cutting the lead to 76-73 on a pair of free throws by Alonzo Hinds with 2:50 left.  Catawba scored the next six points on two free throws by Jolly Manning and a basket and two free throws by Helgi Magnusson to lead 82-73 58 seconds remaining.  

Manning led Catawba with 19 points, hitting all five field goal attempts and 9-of-10 at the line.  Graves followed with 17 points and Magnusson 14.  Hamilton, with 13 points, and Chris Wooldridge, with 11, also reached double figures.  Hinds led all scorers with 22 points for Newberry.

Catawba shot 57% from the field, hitting on 27-of-47 shots, including 62% in the opening half.  Newberry shot only 39%, but did pull down 20 offensive rebounds.  Newberry held a 39-37 edge on the boards and help cause 22 Catawba turnovers.

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September 2

Volleyball vs. Lander 0-3

Volleyball vs. USC Aiken 1-3

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September 3

Cross Country CHICK-FIL-A XC INVITATIONAL M-3rd;W-3rd

Volleyball vs. Augusta 3-1

Football @ West Georgia 3-23

Volleyball vs. Francis Marion 1-3

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September 4

Soccer (M) @ Pfeiffer 2-4

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September 5

Golf (W) @ Cutter Creek Inv. (Cutter Creek GC) 8th of 11

Soccer (W) @ Flagler 2-3

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Golf (W) @ Cutter Creek Inv. (Cutter Creek GC) 8th of 11

Volleyball @ Lenoir-Rhyne 3-2

7
September 7

Soccer (M) @ Mount Olive 2-1

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September 9

Volleyball @ Brevard 2-3

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September 10

Soccer (W) @ Belmont Abbey 2-2

Football vs. WINSTON-SALEM ST. 17-23

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Golf (W) @ Anderson Inv. (Cobbs Glen GC) 7th of 9

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September 13

Golf (W) @ Anderson Inv. (Cobbs Glen GC) 7th of 9

Golf (M) @ Anderson Inv. (Cobbs Glen GC) 1st of 10

Volleyball vs. QUEENS 2-3

14
September 14

Soccer (W) vs. NEWBERRY 3-0

Soccer (M) vs. NEWBERRY 2-1

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September 17

Cross Country @ Winthrop/adidas Invitational W-2nd;M-3rd

Football vs. CARSON-NEWMAN (FW) 40-20

Soccer (W) @ Mars Hill 5-0

Soccer (M) @ Mars Hill 1-3

Volleyball vs. WINGATE 0-3

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September 19

Golf (M) @ Queens Collegiate (Irish Creek CC) 7th of 12

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September 20

Golf (M) @ Queens Collegiate (Irish Creek CC) 7th of 12

Tennis (M) vs. BELMONT ABBEY 4-5

Tennis (W) vs. BELMONT ABBEY 5-4

Volleyball vs. COKER 3-0

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September 21

Soccer (W) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 3-2

Soccer (M) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 0-3

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September 22

Tennis (M) @ Pfeiffer 6-3

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September 23

Volleyball vs. MARS HILL 3-1

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September 24

Golf (W) @ Lady Brave Inv. (Old South GC) 17th of 18

Football @ Wingate 48-26

Volleyball @ Tusculum 0-3

Soccer (W) vs. COKER 4-0

Soccer (M) vs. COKER 5-1

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Golf (W) @ Lady Brave Inv. (Old South GC) 17th of 18

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September 26

Golf (M) @ TC Fall Classic (Link Hill CC) 

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Golf (M) @ TC Fall Classic (Link Hill CC) 

Volleyball vs. PFEIFFER 7 p.m.

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Tennis (W) @ Pfeiffer 2 p.m.

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