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Results vs. Belmont Abbey (2006-11-30 19:30:00)

Pfeiffer Runs Past Crusaders 96-71
Thursday, 30 November 2006

Misenheimer, NC---Thomas Carr drained six "3"s and scored 18 points to lead Pfeiffer to a 96-71 victory over visiting Belmont-Abbey(2-4, 1-1) Thursday night. Tavares Cooper added 15 points and 7 rebounds as the #18 Falcons improved to 5-0 overall and 2-0 in the CVAC.

Pfeiffer came out on fire scoring 59 points in the first half and going 11-25 from beyond the arc. Thomas Carr went 5-11 from the floor in the first half, on all three-point shots. Nine different Falcons scored as they got 23 points off 18 Crusader turnovers. Abbey scored the first 4 points of the game, for their only lead, but the Falcons immediately responded with an 11-0 run. Abbey cut it to nine, 41-32 at the 5:24 mark but Pfeiffer went on an 8-0 run to build the lead back to 17 and went into the break with a 59-37 advantage.

Pfeiffer cooled off a bit in the second half but their pressure defense and strong play on the boards never let it get close. Abbey closed to 11 at the 13:18 mark but it was all Pfeiffer after that. The Falcons built their lead up to 28 at one point and won 96-71.

Thomas Carr and DeMario Grier each scored 18 points to lead Pfeiffer. Pfeiffer's post players contributed 27 points and 13 rebounds as Cooper had 15 and 7 and Logan Call went for 12 and 6. The Falcons out-rebounded Abbey for the game 45-35. Anthony Bell led Belmont with 22 points.

Coach Davis said,"Our pressure defense was tremendous all night. Great contributions came from 11 players and Thomas Carr shot well outside. Tavares Cooper played almost a perfect game leading the team in rebounds and shooting a perfect 5-5 from the floor."

For their next game Pfeiffer travels to Coker Sunday with a 4:00 pm tip-off.

Pfeiffer - M vs Belmont Abbey - M DATE: 11/30/2006 TIME: 7:30:00 PM Eastern SITE: Home ATTENDANCE: 200 Pfeiffer - M min fgm-a 3gm-a ftm-a or-t a pf to st pts 25 D Brown 17 0-0 2-3 0-0 2-3 3 1 2 2 6 32 L Call 15 6-9 0-0 0-0 1-6 0 2 2 3 12 22 T Carr 20 0-0 6-14 0-0 1-3 1 2 1 2 18 4 T Cooper 22 5-5 0-0 5-6 3-7 2 3 3 4 15 31 K Gonzales 2 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 1 0 0 5 D Grier 27 4-5 2-9 4-6 0-5 0 1 4 2 18 3 M Hodges 13 0-0 0-1 2-2 4-6 2 1 2 0 2 33 R McGriff 21 3-5 0-1 3-5 1-4 4 2 1 2 9 14 D Moore 18 2-4 1-3 0-0 1-1 3 2 2 1 7 30 B Sisk 2 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 0 0 11 C Thomas 20 0-1 2-8 3-5 1-3 1 3 2 0 9 20 C Thomas 18 0-2 0-1 0-0 1-3 3 3 0 3 0 24 D Truesdale 4 0-0 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 Team Totals 20-31 13-41 17-24 17-45 19 21 21 19 96 Percentages: FG 45.8%, 3FG 31.7%, FT 70.8% Blocked shots: 1 (L Call) Pts off turnovers: 34 2nd Chance pts: 11 Bench pts: 50 Pts in Paint: 20 Biggest lead: 28 (96-68) Team Off Reb: 2 Team Def Reb: 2 Deadball Reb: 3 Team Turnovers: 21 Belmont Abbey - M min fgm-a 3gm-a ftm-a or-t a pf to st pts 10 K BAUZA 30 1-4 0-1 0-0 1-1 2 1 2 0 2 1 B BEARD 32 8-13 1-5 1-2 2-2 2 4 3 2 20 4 A BELL 32 4-6 4-7 2-2 1-4 3 3 2 2 22 23 A FELLS 2 0-0 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 21 S HOFF 26 4-10 0-0 0-1 1-9 0 5 5 1 8 3 J JACKSON 20 1-2 1-2 0-0 0-3 4 3 4 1 5 11 P KUHLMAN 6 1-1 0-0 1-2 0-1 0 0 1 0 3 33 R MARCZENKO 13 0-1 0-0 2-4 0-3 0 1 0 0 2 34 C McDOWELL 2 0-0 0-0 1-2 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 5 D MURPHY 26 3-8 0-1 0-0 0-4 2 2 10 0 6 24 A PAPANS 4 1-1 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 1 0 2 50 C PATUS 8 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 1 0 0 0 Team Totals 23-46 6-17 7-13 9-35 13 20 28 6 71 Percentages: FG 46%, 3FG 35.3%, FT 53.8% Blocked shots: 0 () Pts off turnovers: 17 2nd Chance pts: 3 Bench pts: 14 Pts in Paint: 32 Biggest lead: 4 (4-0) Team Off Reb: 4 Team Def Reb: 4 Deadball Reb: 3 Team Turnovers: 28 Score by Periods Per 1 Per 2 Per 3 Per 4 OT Total Pfeiffer - M 59 37 0 0 0 96 Belmont Abbey - M 37 34 0 0 0 71 Number of ties: 0 Number of lead changes: 1
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