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
Winthrop13-523-9130
High Point13-521-11157
UNC-Ash.12-622-12137
Coast. Car.12-621-12164
Gardner-Webb10-817-16209
Liberty10-813-19264
Radford9-916-15191
Campbell5-1312-18308
Presbyterian5-1311-20319
Longwood5-1310-23323
Char. So.5-139-21298