Montreat College vs Presbyterian

Presbyterian 77, Montreat 35

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CLINTON, S.C. (AP) - Joshua Clyburn 16 and William Truss 16 points apiece Tuesday night to lead Presbyterian to a 77-35 victory over Montreat.

Truss, who made all seven of his shots from the field, also grabbed nine rebounds for the Blue Hose (3-11), who never trailed and ended a four-game losing streak.

Khalid Mutakabbir scored 11 points for Presbyterian, which led 37-13 at halftime as Montreat did not score in the final 6 minutes before the break. The Blue Hose shot 58 percent while Montreat, which had four field goals in the first half, finished the game at 27 percent.

Brandon Dockery led the Cavaliers with eight points. Montreat, which plays in the NAIA and counted Tuesday's game as an exhibition, hadn't played since an 85-51 loss to North Carolina-Asheville on Dec. 8. The Cavaliers had 15 turnovers and just five assists.

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Montreat College Cavaliers
I. McVay, F311-72-27024
R. Bethoney, F191-50-02012
L. Adams, G340-112-25122
B. Dockery, G334-70-45128
J. Ashford, G242-60-00005
E. Allen213-80-01026
T. Hawkins121-10-02102
J. Maxwell100-40-01220
C. Smith-Perry92-21-10016
D. Kehler70-10-01010
Totals 14-525-92851335
 26.9%55.6% 
Presbyterian Blue Hose
R. McTavish, F283-60-03446
J. Clyburn, F268-110-382016
W. Truss, C247-72-291116
K. Mutakabbir, G314-60-013011
J. Downing, G283-90-04228
A. Anderson170-30-06300
R. Hargrave173-72-24228
M. Lake112-30-00105
J. Thibodeaux72-20-11004
M. Citron60-10-02000
R. McCray51-21-22013
Totals 33-575-1040181077
 57.9%50% 

Big South
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
High Point13-523-1089
Char. So.13-519-12164
Coast. Car.12-624-10130
Radford12-622-12154
Winthrop12-619-13202
Gardner-Webb10-820-15138
NC-Asheville10-815-16242
Presbyterian6-1210-22315
Longwood5-1311-23316
Campbell4-1410-22323
Liberty2-168-24347