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Results vs. Limestone (2009-02-24 00:00:00)

Misenheimer, NC – The Pfeiffer Falcons marked their 14th triple digit score of the season in Conference Carolinas men’s basketball action on Tuesday night in Merner gymnasium. Pfeiffer was victorious over Limestone College, 101-83, and improve to 16-10 overall and 13-6 in the conference. Limestone falls to 9-17 overall and 7-12 in the conference. It was the third consecutive win for the Falcons and seven of their last nine. It was the 9th consecutive game they topped the century mark. The Falcons made 16 3-pointers in the game and forced 28 Limestone turnovers.
For the first nine minutes of the game Pfeiffer struggled to find its rhythm, but kept the game competitive, trailing by no more than six points. Once the team found its’ groove the Pfeiffer offense took off, sinking nine three-point attempts. The Falcons led by as many as 17 points in the final ten minutes of the first half. They took a 49-35 lead going into the locker room.
After the break the Falcons increased the pace and scored 52 more points. Seven made three-point shots gave Pfeiffer the lead by as many as 22 in the final 20 minutes of play. Despite scoring 48 second half points, the Saints were outmatched and could not catch up to the Falcons.
Pfeiffer shot 48.6 percent from the field and 42.1 percent from behind the arc, going 16-for-38. The Saints sank 52.7 percent of their shots from the field and 50 percent from three-point range, making 11 of 22. Rebounding was evenly matched with the Saints edging out Pfeiffer 35-34.
The Falcons were led by Chris Donald (Randolph, MA) with 20 points, going 7-for-12 from the field in just 13 minutes of playing time. Duke Johnson (Ville Platte, LA) contributed 18, while Chris Woods (Thomasville, NC) added 16. Alvin Slaton (Fayetteville, NC) and Mike Davidson (Concord, NC) chipped in 13 and 11 points, respectively. Johnson led Pfeiffer with seven rebounds and Woods brought down five.
"We are really playing well on the offensive end of the floor and we forced 28 turnovers with our pressure defense," said Pfeiffer coach Dave Davis."Duke really played well tonight scoring and rebounding and was 4-7 from behind the arc. Limestone really tried to take away our inside game as Chris Woods has been playing so well, but when they double and triple teamed him, Chris kicked it out and we got wide open 3-pointers and credit our guys for making 16 of them. Alvin Slaton made big shots tonight and Chris Donald was again sensational scoring 20 points in only 13 minutes on 12 shot attempts. Derrick Truesdale who was 3-3 from the field, continues to give us quality minutes and did great things scoring and assisting on the offensive end. Our team is involving everyone and playing so unselfishly it is amazing."
The Pfeiffer win along with a Coker 20 point win over Anderson, ensures the Falcons will play the first round of the Conference Carolina's Tournament at home on Monday at 7:00PM. Their opponent will not be decided until after Thursdays final regular season game. Pfeiffer travels to Anderson on Thursday. Tipoff is scheduled for 7:30 PM.Pfeiffer Athletics Basketball - Game Box Score Pfeiffer University Falcons vs. Limestone College Limestone Date: 02/24/2009 Time: 7:30 PM Site: Misenheimer, NC Attendance: Unknown Visitors: Limestone College Limestone ## Name P FG 3 Pt FT PTS ORB DRB TR PF AST TO BS ST MIN 2 * Stewart Clark G 8/14 6/8 1/2 23 0 4 4 3 3 9 0 1 32:42 3 Brandon Long G 0/1 0/1 0/0 0 1 1 2 3 0 3 0 0 11:53 4 Wayne Staggers G 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 DNP 10 Bobby Grier G 2/2 2/2 0/0 6 0 2 2 1 0 3 0 0 9:36 11 Erik Atkinson G 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 DNP 15 * Michael Barrett G 5/11 0/2 4/6 14 1 3 4 3 4 3 0 3 30:24 21 * Anthony Middleton F 10/17 0/0 6/7 26 4 7 11 2 2 7 1 2 35:40 22 * Tyron Evans F 1/4 1/4 0/0 3 0 4 4 3 2 1 1 2 40:00 23 Jerry Hughes G 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 DNP 24 Marvin Fleming G 0/1 0/1 0/0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 8:12 32 * Shawn Creal G 2/4 2/4 2/2 8 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 1 19:41 44 James Hudson C 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 4:20 5 Nick Debnam G 1/1 0/0 1/2 3 0 2 2 1 0 2 0 0 7:32 Team 2 2 4 Totals 29/55 11/22 14/19 83 8 27 35 21 11 28 2 9 200 Total FG 1st Half 11/22 50.0% 2nd Half 18/33 54.5% Game 29/55 52.7% 3 PT FG 1st Half 7/11 63.6% 2nd Half 4/11 36.4% Game 11/22 50.0% Free Throws 1st Half 6/9 66.7% 2nd Half 8/10 80.0% Game 14/19 73.7% Home: Pfeiffer University Falcons ## Name P FG 3 Pt FT PTS ORB DRB TR PF AST TO BS ST MIN 0 * Chris Woods F 5/9 0/0 6/8 16 4 1 5 2 1 4 0 0 22:48 1 Jeff Pettiway G 1/3 1/3 0/0 3 0 0 0 3 3 1 0 0 16:17 4 Danny Cummins G 0/1 0/1 0/0 0 1 1 2 1 1 1 0 0 15:46 5 Davon Gilliard G 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 DNP 13 Athalie Rivera F 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 DNP 14 * Trumaine Johnson G 6/12 4/7 2/2 18 0 7 7 1 2 1 0 1 22:52 15 * Alvin Slaton G 4/7 3/6 2/2 13 1 3 4 1 5 1 0 0 23:43 20 Chris Donald F 7/12 2/4 4/7 20 2 0 2 4 1 2 0 2 13:32 22 * Mike Davidson G 4/8 3/7 0/0 11 0 2 2 2 3 0 0 3 22:06 24 Derrick Truesdale G 3/3 0/0 0/0 6 0 0 0 2 3 1 0 1 15:46 30 Lamar Bradbury F 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 2:00 33 * Robert McGriff G 1/5 1/1 1/2 4 3 2 5 1 5 1 0 0 24:17 45 James Crowder F 3/9 2/8 0/0 8 0 2 2 2 0 2 0 0 16:31 31 Brandon Fontes F 1/3 0/1 0/0 2 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 4:22 Team 1 3 4 1 Totals 35/72 16/38 15/21 101 13 21 34 21 25 17 0 8 200 Total FG 1st Half 16/37 43.2% 2nd Half 19/35 54.3% Game 35/72 48.6% 3 PT FG 1st Half 9/20 45.0% 2nd Half 7/18 38.9% Game 16/38 42.1% Free Throws 1st Half 8/12 66.7% 2nd Half 7/9 77.8% Game 15/21 71.4% Saint PU Saint PU Saint PU Free Throw Pts 14 15 3Pt Points 33 48 Pts/Possession 1.01 1.20 Pts off Turnovers 18 25 2nd Chance Points 6 9 Pts off Bench 9 39 Total Rebounds 35 34 Team Rebounds 4 4 Dead Ball Reb 2 4 Off Rebound % 27.6 32.5 Def Rebound % 67.5 72.4 Total Rebound % 50.7 49.3 3Pt Efficiency +13.6 +4.9 Def. Stops 44 49 Pts/Shot 1.30 1.23 Technical Fouls Saint T Evans PU A Rivera Officials Unknown 1st Half 2nd Half OT 1 OT 2 OT 3 OT 4 Total Limestone College Limestone 35 48 0 0 0 0 83 Pfeiffer University Falcons 49 52 0 0 0 0 101 Largest Lead PU 93 Saint 71 (22 pts) Lead Changes 1 Number of Ties 0 Comments: None CyberSports for Basketball - http://www.cybersportsUSA.com
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