Archive for November 14, 2012

Women’s Basketball blows by Tri-County 93-36

The Buccaneers Women’s Basketball team was to much for the visiting Tri-County CC Hawks with an impressive 93-36 win. The Bucs were again lead by Anika Jones with 16 ponts, while Sophomore Samiya Pitts added 14 and Freshman Kristen Almond added 10 points and 9 rebounds to teh winning effort.

In the first 7 minutes the Bucs jumped on a 20-4 lead, while the Hawks battled back the stingy Buc defense kept a 48-22 halftime lead. Coming out of the half the Bucs kept the Hawks off the scoreboard while they increased their lead to 65-22 in the first five minutes. The Bucs defense caused 23 turnover for the Hawks and limited them to 20% from the field.

The Buccaneers Women’s Basketball Team is at 4-0 and will play their next game at home against Montreat College JV Monday, November 19th at 7:00pm.

Bucs Men’s Basketball Falls to #9 Spartanburg Methodist College at Home

The Bucs Men’s Basketball team lost a hard fought battle with the #9 ranked Spartanburg Methodist College Pioneers 80-100. The Bucs were lead by freshman forward Rashawn Edwards who logged his second straight double-double at home with 22 points and 11 rebounds. Sophomore Isaiah Cuthbertson and Anthony Hillard each added 15 in the loss.

The Bucs were behind going into the half of this faced paced affair 54-38, but came out in the second half and stayed with the Pioneers in the second half by scoring 42 points to SMC 46. Sophomore Jalen Cannady added 10 points and 7 rebounds for the Bucs.

The Bucs Men’s Basketball team will head on the road for their next game Friday, November 16th in Wythville, VA to take on the Wythville CC Wildcats. The Bucs basketball team is 2-1 on the season.