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PFEIFFER SPORTS INFORMATION
Sunday, December 3, 2006
RESULTS VS. COKER (2006-12-03 16:00:00)

Falcons Defeat Coker 88-86
Sunday, 03 December 2006

Hartsville, SC---Pfeiffer (6-0,3-0) hung on to defeat Coker (1-5, 0-2) 88-86 in CVAC men's basketball action Sunday afternoon. DeMario Grier scored 31 points to lead the Falcons.

DeMario Grier scored the first five points of the game as Pfeiffer went out to a 7-0 lead in the first three minutes.

Two straight Coker three-pointers cut the Pfeiffer lead to 17-16 with 8:14 to go in the half. The Falcons came right back with an 8-2 run to build the lead to seven. However, Coker responded with a 7-0 run to tie the game.

The two teams battled back and forth through the rest of the half but the Falcons went into the break holding a 43-40 lead.

Coker scored the first eight points of the second half to take a five point lead. Over the next thirteen minutes there were five ties and five lead changes as the two teams played a close exciting game.

Down 74-72 at the 5:19 mark, the Falcons went on an 8-0 run to take the lead.

Coker kept fighting but the Falcons hit enough free throws down the stretch to win 88-86.

Grier led Pfeiffer with 31 points. Robert McGriff added 14 points and 7 rebounds. Logan Call contributed 13 points and 8 rebounds.

Pfeiffer will next play on Friday, December 15th. They will travel to Davis and Elkins for a 7:00 pm tip-off.

Pfeiffer - M vs Coker College - M DATE: 12/3/2006 TIME: 7:30:00 PM Eastern SITE: Away ATTENDANCE: Unknown Pfeiffer - M min fgm-a 3gm-a ftm-a or-t a pf to st pts 25 D Brown 13 0-0 1-1 0-0 1-2 1 1 1 0 3 32 L Call 15 5-8 0-0 3-4 4-8 0 2 2 1 13 22 T Carr 21 0-0 0-2 3-5 1-2 2 3 1 0 3 4 T Cooper 27 3-5 0-0 1-2 1-7 1 1 5 0 7 5 D Grier 26 5-10 6-12 3-3 2-5 1 4 2 2 31 3 M Hodges 12 1-2 0-2 0-0 1-2 0 0 0 0 2 33 R McGriff 26 3-4 0-0 8-11 4-7 0 2 4 0 14 14 D Moore 21 2-2 0-3 0-0 1-2 1 0 3 1 4 11 C Thomas 22 1-2 2-3 3-4 0-2 0 2 0 0 11 20 C Thomas 17 0-2 0-1 0-2 0-3 1 4 2 0 0 Team Totals 20-35 9-24 21-31 19-47 7 19 21 4 88 Percentages: FG 49.2%, 3FG 37.5%, FT 67.7% Blocked shots: 1 (C Thomas) Pts off turnovers: 22 2nd Chance pts: 11 Bench pts: 29 Pts in Paint: 16 Biggest lead: 11 (16-5) Team Off Reb: 4 Team Def Reb: 3 Deadball Reb: 7 Team Turnovers: 21 Coker College - M min fgm-a 3gm-a ftm-a or-t a pf to st pts 50 B BRANZON 8 0-1 0-0 0-0 0-1 0 4 1 0 0 3 B BRIM 30 3-8 4-8 0-0 0-1 2 2 1 3 18 33 J FULWOOD 34 0-2 5-10 2-4 0-1 1 3 0 0 17 10 R FULWOOD 29 4-6 3-7 7-7 2-3 2 2 1 0 24 42 M GORE 2 0-0 0-0 0-2 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 22 T HUKILL 10 1-3 1-1 0-0 0-1 1 0 1 1 5 44 S LACAYO 2 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 2 0 0 0 0 M LOWERY 20 0-4 1-1 0-0 0-1 1 1 5 2 3 21 A LUDD 19 5-7 0-0 2-3 2-8 0 3 1 3 12 40 B SANDERS 2 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 1 0 0 0 30 C SMITH 8 1-2 0-0 0-0 2-2 0 0 0 0 2 1 B TERRELL 19 0-1 0-2 0-0 0-0 2 4 0 2 0 12 L VARGA 16 2-4 0-1 1-1 2-2 3 5 4 1 5 Team Totals 16-38 14-30 12-17 12-26 12 27 14 12 86 Percentages: FG 44.1%, 3FG 46.7%, FT 70.6% Blocked shots: 1 (A LUDD) Pts off turnovers: 24 2nd Chance pts: 12 Bench pts: 47 Pts in Paint: 12 Biggest lead: 5 (48-43) Team Off Reb: 4 Team Def Reb: 2 Deadball Reb: 3 Team Turnovers: 14 Score by Periods Per 1 Per 2 Per 3 Per 4 OT Total Pfeiffer - M 43 45 0 0 0 88 Coker College - M 40 46 0 0 0 86 Number of ties: 6 Number of lead changes: 12