Stetson vs Belmont

Belmont 84, Stetson 71


NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Mick Hedgepeth scored 24 points as Belmont rode a big second half to an 84-71 victory over Stetson on Saturday night in Atlantic Sun conference play.

Down 31-29 at halftime, Belmont scored 55 points in the second half. The Bruins (12-6, 5-1) hit 32 of 59 field goal attempts (54.2 percent). Stetson (7-10, 4-3) was 24 for 54 (44 percent). That helped offset the Hatters' 3-point advantage.

Stetson made 15 of 33 3-point attempts while Belmont was 5 for 22. But the Bruins outscored Stetson 15-8 at the foul line, with Kerron Johnson (19 points off the bench) sinking 9 of 11 free throws.

Hedgepeth missed only one shot, going 11 for 12 from the floor, 2 for 2 at the foul line. Adam Pegg led Stetson with 20 points.

Belmont opened up a 49-38 lead 5 minutes after intermission and led by as many as 17 points, 69-52.

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Stetson Hatters
A. Pegg, F277-112-233220
L. McInerney, F253-60-04329
A. Graham, G315-121-244215
C. Perez, G303-103-532410
J. Naburgs, G250-20-01410
W. Green233-52-27128
A. Thompson161-20-01013
D. Diaz111-40-00003
T. Patterson71-20-01133
J. Paul50-00-00010
Totals 24-548-1126181871
Belmont Bruins
M. Hedgepeth, F2611-122-270124
S. Saunders, F171-20-04222
D. Hanlen, G344-90-038112
K. Johnson, G305-119-1138019
I. Clark, G274-90-05329
J. Mann181-43-41015
B. Jenkins153-61-12017
T. Noack152-30-04034
B. Baker81-30-02012
A. Barnes60-00-00020
R. Chamberlain40-00-00100
Totals 32-5915-1835221484
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N.J. Tech0-05-5165
No. Florida0-03-7229
S.C. Upstate0-03-9324
Kennesaw St.0-01-7277
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