January 19, 2013
Newberry's 14 Three's Blow Away Men's Basketball 105-78
NEWBERRY, SC – Newberry’s 14 three-pointers proved too much for visiting Catawba as the Indians fell 105-78 in South Atlantic Conference men's basketball action Saturday afternoon at Eleazer Arena. The Wolves improve to 6-8 overall and 2-4 in the SAC, while the Catawba Indians fall to 4-10 and 1-5.
Catawba never lead in the game as Newberry started off with a 7-2 run. The Indians pulled back to 9-8 before Newberry went on a second run bringing the score to 33-11 behind six three pointers in that span and Catawba never recovered.
Catawba was led by Tyrece Little (Greenville, NC/Rose HS) with 18 points and nine rebounds. The Indians finished shooting 44% (29-65) and 4-for-19 (21%) from behind the arc. Newberry shot 35-for-73 (48%) from the field and 14-for-33 (42%) from three-point range.
Catawba returns to Goodman Gym on Wednesday for an 8 p.m. tip-off against Mars Hill.
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