Athletic News

November 12, 2010
For immediate release:

Huntingdon College
News Release

Hawks Fall 100-59 in Exhibition Game Against Division I Troy

TROY, Ala. ---- The Huntingdon College men's basketball team fell 100-59 on Friday evening to Division I Troy University. The Trojans jumped out to an early 9-0 lead, Huntingdon cut the lead down to six points, 29-23, with 8:17 left in the first half. Troy pulled away before the half and posted 100 points in the exhibition victory over the Hawks.

Ephriam Hudson led the Hawks with 13 points, while Deshaun Williams and Jacob Moody added 11 and 7, respectively. D'Awvalo Turnipseed also contributed 7 points for the Hawks (0-1).

Trailing by 23 points at the half, 52-29, Huntingdon couldn't match the Trojans second half scoring, being outscored 48-30 in the loss.

James Daniels led the team with six rebounds and one blocked shot, while Ephriam Hudson also added in five boards.

The Trojans' Vernon Taylor paced the team with 21 points and 7 rebounds in the win.

For the game, the Trojans held a 46-27 advantage on the glass. Huntingdon converted 31.7 percent of its shots, hitting 20-of-63, while Troy finished 34-of-61 (55.7 percent).

Huntingdon will look to rebound on Monday, November 15, when it travels to Division II West Alabama in Livingston, Ala for a 7 p.m. tip-off.

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Hodge Patterson
Sports Information Director
Phone: (334) 833-4579
hpatterson@huntingdon.edu


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