Davidson 38 48 86
Elon 28 41 69
Date of game: 3/1/2014

Recap: Elon vs. Davidson

Elon, NC (SportsNetwork.com) - Brian Sullivan scored 26 points, leading four players in double figures, as the Davidson Wildcats topped the Elon Phoenix, 86-69, in Southern Conference action at Alumni Gym.

De'Mon Brooks added 24 points and eight rebounds for the Wildcats (19-11, 15-1 SoCon) as they cruised to their 12th straight win and easily captured the regular-season conference title. Chris Czerapowicz and Jordan Barham both added 11 points, the former clearing nine rebounds before fouling out.

Elon (18-13, 11-5) was paced by Ryley Beaumont with 19 points, followed by Lucas Troutman and Tanner Samson with 12 apiece and Austin Hamilton 10 points as the program closed out the campaign with back-to-back defeats.

Davidson not only connected on an impressive 60.0 percent from the field in the first half, the squad also made good on 13-of-15 at the free-throw line in order to put up a 38-28 advantage at the break. Elon, which knocked down a total of only nine field goals through the first 20 minutes, was 1-of-7 on the perimeter.

The Wildcats continued to have the hot hand in the second half, converting 63.3 percent from the floor, including 7-of-13 on the perimeter, making it that much easier to capture the 17-point road win.

Elon, which was beaten on the glass by a 31-21 margin, didn't do itself any favors with just 18-of-28 shooting at the charity stripe on the night.

Game Notes

Aloha! Western Carolina to visit Hawaii in 2017

Western Carolina's football program will open its 2017 season at the University of Hawaii in a first-ever meeting between the two programs.

NASCAR News
Newman's No. 31 team penalized for tire manipulation

NASCAR handed down severe penalties to Ryan Newman's No. 31 team in the Sprint Cup Series on Tuesday for altered tires used in the March 22 race at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, California.

NBA fines Clippers' Davis $15K for cushion kick

Los Angeles Clippers forward Glen Davis was fined $15,000 by the NBA on Tuesday for kicking a seat cushion into the stands during Sunday's game against Boston.

Oilers sign D LaLeggia

The Edmonton Oilers added depth and scoring punch from the college ranks on Monday, signing defenseman Joey LaLeggia to a two-year, entry-level contract.

Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
 
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.