Webber International vs South Carolina State

SC State 86, Webber 66


ORANGEBURG, S.C. (AP) - Matthew Hezekiah scored 18 of his 22 points in the second half as South Carolina State defeated Webber International 86-66 Thursday night.

Hezekiah, a junior forward, also grabbed 10 rebounds and blocked four shots. He made three layups during a 13-2 run late in the second half that gave South Carolina State (2-1) a 75-61 lead with 3:55 remaining.

Adama Adams contributed 17 points, Patrick Myers 16 and Khalif Toombs contributed 14 points and seven assists for the Bulldogs. Toombs had five points during South Carolina State's 13-2 run.

Brian Pace scored 27 points to lead the Warriors (2-2), an NAIA team that counted the game as an exhibition.

Webber led 28-26 with 5:59 left in the first half before a 17-4 run by South Carolina State that began with 3-pointers by Adams, Toombs and Myers.

The Bulldogs, however, were just 5 of 15 behind the arc in the game.

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Webber International Warriors
G. Rutledge, F190-11-48351
T. Koloamatangi, C132-60-02034
B. Pace, G3610-214-554327
M. Bonilla, G332-90-01415
J. Hill, G293-101-25047
T. Auerbacher305-100-031212
D. Swan132-30-01005
J. Mesidor101-30-00022
T. Choo Quan81-10-00022
K. Kobold80-01-22001
N. Morrell10-00-01010
Totals 26-647-1331122366
South Carolina State Bulldogs
M. Hezekiah, F2410-152-3101222
L. Radovic, F193-33-42119
A. Adams, G366-124-433417
K. Toombs, G354-94-427314
S. Mitchell, G312-83-49427
P. Myers317-130-063316
D. Palmer220-21-26001
C. Campbell20-00-01010
Totals 32-6217-2140191686

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