Current GCAC Freshman of the Year Patrick Thompson scored 8 points against Tougaloo.
Current GCAC Freshman of the Year Patrick Thompson scored 8 points against Tougaloo.
Men's Basketball - Sun, Jan. 3, 2016
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(RV)Dillard
(RV)Tougaloo College
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Dillard University 8-5494392
Tougaloo (Miss.) 7-45050100
Jan. 2, 2016
Tougaloo, MS
Dillard UniversityIndv. LeadersTougaloo (Miss.)
#23 Demetric Austin - 24Points #5 Quintarius Porter - 32
#23 Demetric Austin - 8Rebounds #23 Denevian Cunningham - 8
#11 Montrey Thomas - 7Assists #1 Gregory Lee - 4
Dillard UniversityTeam StatisticsTougaloo (Miss.)
52.1% (38 - 73) Field Goals % 45.8% (33 - 72)
28.6% (6 - 21) 3 Point Field Goals % 48.3% (14 - 29)
47.6% (10 - 21) Free Throws 76.9% (20 - 26)
38Rebounds 28
20Assists 19
18Turnovers 13
102nd Chance Pts 13

(Jackson, Miss.) Quintarius Porter connected on a total of seven 3-pointers leading Tougaloo College over the Dillard Bleu Devils by the score of 100-92 in Gulf Coast Athletic Conference play. In the contest, the Bleu Devils missed a total of 11 free throws. 

The Bleu Devils (8-5, 0-1 GCAC) were led by junior Demetric Austin (JR/Washington, D.C.) who scored 24 points and hit 11-of-21 shots from the field but only managed to hit 1-of-6 free throws and was in foul trouble for most of the second half while teammate freshman point guard Montrey Thomas (FR/Shreveport, La.) pitched in with 19 points, dished out seven assists and nailed all five of his free throws. As a team, Dillard shot 52 percent from the field while the Bulldogs managed to shoot 46 percent from the field.

Tougaloo's Porter finished with a game-high 32 points in the victory as his team improves to 7-4 on the season. The Bulldogs produced five scorers in double figures and nailed a total of 14 3-pointers while Dillard had four in double-figures. 

Dillard returns to action on Monday, January 4 as they travel to Little Rock to face Philander Smith College in the second GCAC game of the year. Tip-off is set for 2:00 p.m.

  

*Photo provided by A. Williams

 
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Record: 0-0 Home: 0-0 Away: 0-0 GCAC: 0-0