92
TF 9
FINAL
End
2nd
ESP2
Thu Nov. 15
5:00pm
BONUS
70
TF 3
ML: -1303
APPST 13.5, O/U 152.5
ML: +832
PURDUE
APPST

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Edwards, No. 23 Purdue top Appalachian St 92-70

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - Carsen Edwards had 25 points, 17 in the first half, as No. 23 Purdue powered past Appalachian State 92-70 at the Charleston Classic on Thursday.

The Boilermakers improved to 3-0. They will face the winner of the final opening-round game here, either Wichita State or Davidson, on Friday for a spot in the tournament finals.

Purdue took a 46-32 lead by halftime and gradually grew the lead to 26 down the stretch.

Ryan Cline added 21 points for Purdue. Edwards and Cline each hit four of their team's 13 3-pointers.

Justin Forrest had 14 points to lead Appalachian State (1-2). The Mountaineers will take on the Wichita State-Davidson loser Friday.

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Key Players
R. Cline
14 G
I. Johnson
0 F
36.0 Min. Per Game 36.0
22.0 Pts. Per Game 22.0
1.0 Ast. Per Game 1.0
13.0 Reb. Per Game 13.0
45.7 Field Goal % 52.6
34.8 Three Point % 0.0
100.0 Free Throw % 44.4
+ 3 Kevin Kerley made 3-pt. jump shot, assist by Hunter Seacat 29.0
+ 3 Tommy Luce made 3-pt. jump shot, assist by Eric Hunter Jr. 42.0
+ 3 Bennett Holley made 3-pt. jump shot, assist by Trey Ford 1:10
  Offensive rebound by Bennett Holley 1:16
  Nick Hough missed 3-pt. jump shot 1:18
  Offensive rebound by App. State 1:21
  Hunter Seacat missed 2nd of 2 free throws 1:21
  Hunter Seacat missed 1st of 2 free throws 1:21
  Flagrant foul on Trevion Williams 1:21
  Offensive rebound by App. State 1:22
  Joseph Battle missed 2nd of 2 free throws 1:23
Team Stats
Points 92 70
Field Goals 36-66 (54.5%) 23-56 (41.1%)
3-Pointers 13-31 (41.9%) 8-28 (28.6%)
Free Throws 7-10 (70.0%) 16-24 (66.7%)
Total Rebounds 36 32
Offensive 10 6
Defensive 24 20
Team 2 6
Assists 16 12
Steals 8 4
Blocks 5 2
Turnovers 12 14
Fouls 19 12
Technicals 0 0
25 PTS, 3 REB, 3 AST
14 PTS, 4 REB, 1 AST
12T
away team logo 23 Purdue 3-0 464692
home team logo App. State 1-2 323870
Team Stats
away team logo 23 Purdue 3-0 76.7 PPG 40.2 RPG 14.4 APG
home team logo App. State 1-2 79.9 PPG 37.9 RPG 12.7 APG
Key Players
3
C. Edwards G 24.3 PPG 3.6 RPG 2.9 APG 39.4 FG%
1
J. Forrest G 16.2 PPG 3.3 RPG 2.5 APG 40.7 FG%
Top Scorers
C. Edwards G 25 PTS 3 REB 3 AST
J. Forrest G 14 PTS 4 REB 1 AST
54.5 FG% 41.1
41.9 3PT FG% 28.6
70.0 FT% 66.7
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
C. Edwards 25 3 3 9/16 4/10 3/3 1 28 1 0 2 0 3
R. Cline 21 2 3 8/13 4/8 1/1 0 29 2 0 2 1 1
N. Eastern 10 4 1 5/8 0/1 0/2 2 21 1 0 2 0 4
M. Haarms 10 5 1 5/6 0/1 0/0 1 20 0 4 3 2 3
G. Eifert 3 3 2 1/2 0/1 1/2 1 22 1 0 0 1 2
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
C. Edwards 25 3 3 9/16 4/10 3/3 1 28 1 0 2 0 3
R. Cline 21 2 3 8/13 4/8 1/1 0 29 2 0 2 1 1
N. Eastern 10 4 1 5/8 0/1 0/2 2 21 1 0 2 0 4
M. Haarms 10 5 1 5/6 0/1 0/0 1 20 0 4 3 2 3
G. Eifert 3 3 2 1/2 0/1 1/2 1 22 1 0 0 1 2
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
S. Stefanovic 6 1 2 2/5 2/4 0/0 2 17 1 0 1 0 1
A. Wheeler 6 5 0 2/4 2/3 0/0 3 16 1 1 0 1 4
E. Boudreaux 4 8 0 2/4 0/1 0/0 3 15 0 0 1 5 3
T. Luce 3 0 0 1/1 1/1 0/0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
E. Hunter Jr. 2 2 4 0/3 0/1 2/2 3 23 1 0 1 0 2
T. Williams 2 1 0 1/4 0/0 0/0 2 5 0 0 0 0 1
K. King 0 0 0 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
E. Dowuona - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 92 34 16 36/66 13/31 7/10 19 200 8 5 12 10 24
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
J. Forrest 14 4 1 2/8 2/6 8/8 2 27 0 0 2 0 4
R. Shabazz 9 4 5 4/9 0/3 1/3 1 24 1 0 6 2 2
T. Johnson 6 1 0 2/4 0/1 2/2 2 19 0 1 1 0 1
I. Johnson 2 7 2 1/6 0/3 0/0 2 29 0 1 2 0 7
H. Seacat 1 1 2 0/0 0/0 1/4 0 14 0 0 0 1 0
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
J. Forrest 14 4 1 2/8 2/6 8/8 2 27 0 0 2 0 4
R. Shabazz 9 4 5 4/9 0/3 1/3 1 24 1 0 6 2 2
T. Johnson 6 1 0 2/4 0/1 2/2 2 19 0 1 1 0 1
I. Johnson 2 7 2 1/6 0/3 0/0 2 29 0 1 2 0 7
H. Seacat 1 1 2 0/0 0/0 1/4 0 14 0 0 0 1 0
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
J. Battle 11 2 0 4/6 0/0 3/5 0 16 1 0 2 1 1
A. Delph 10 2 1 4/6 2/4 0/0 3 17 0 0 0 0 2
B. Gylfason 6 0 0 2/4 2/3 0/0 1 15 1 0 0 0 0
O. Williams 5 0 0 2/7 0/4 1/2 0 22 1 0 1 0 0
B. Holley 3 3 0 1/2 1/2 0/0 1 8 0 0 0 1 2
K. Kerley 3 0 0 1/1 1/1 0/0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
T. Ford 0 0 1 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
J. Wilson 0 2 0 0/2 0/0 0/0 0 6 0 0 0 1 1
N. Hough 0 0 0 0/1 0/1 0/0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
M. Bibby - - - - - - - - - - - - -
J. Lewis - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 70 26 12 23/56 8/28 16/24 12 200 4 2 14 6 20