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PFEIFFER SPORTS INFORMATION
Saturday, December 20, 2008
RESULTS VS. BELLARMINE (WEST VIRGINIA ST. TOURNAMENT) (2008-12-20 00:00:00)

Institute, WV – The Pfeiffer University Falcons fell to #18 Bellarmine University 84-105 on the second day of the John Dickensheets Classic at West Virginia State University. The Knights forced 30 turnovers, shot 51% from the field, had 30 assists, and out rebounded the Falcons by 13 in earning the win on Saturday afternoon.
The game saw the Falcons take an early 9-2 lead, but the Knights fought back with a 10-0 run and took the lead 12-9. After trading the lead several times, Bellarmine took the lead for good at the 11:24 mark of the first half.
Bellarmine took an 11-point lead into the locker room at the half. Pfeiffer cut the lead to nine early in the second half, but the Knights held a double digit lead from the 18:40 mark.
Senior guard Robert McGriff (Lancaster, SC) led the Falcons with 21 points, going 8-10 from the field. Junior guards Chris Donald (Boston, MA) and James Crowder (Guilford, NC) rounded out the Falcons’ double digit scoring with 15 and 11 points, respectively. The Falcons shot 44% from the field and 67% at the line.
The Knights’ offensive might was a team effort with six different players posting double digits. Sophomore guard Justin Benedetti (New Albany, IN) led his team with 19 points, while freshman Braydon Hobbs (New Albany, IN) was just one rebound shy of posting a triple double with 15 points, 12 assists and nine rebounds.
The Falcons suffered just their second loss dropping to 4-2, while the Knights’ record remains unblemished at 9-0. Pfeiffer University will play host West Virginia State University (4-3) at 3:00 PM on Sunday.Pfeiffer University Basketball - Game Box Score Pfeiffer University Falcons vs. Bellarmine University Date: 12/20/2008 Time: 15:00 Site: Institue, WV Attendance: Unknown Visitors: Bellarmine University ## Name P FG 3 Pt FT PTS ORB DRB TR PF AST TO BS ST DA MIN 03 * Braydon Hobbs 5/12 3/6 2/2 15 3 6 9 3 12 5 1 2 0 33:00 05 Forrest Smallwood 5/9 3/6 2/3 15 0 2 2 1 0 2 0 0 0 17:00 10 * Chartrael Hall 4/7 0/0 2/2 10 1 2 3 2 8 6 0 3 0 28:00 11 Doug Davenport 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5:00 14 Kevin Allen 6/12 3/8 3/4 18 1 2 3 3 4 5 0 1 0 26:00 15 * Justin Benedetti 7/11 3/4 2/2 19 1 4 5 4 3 4 2 2 0 22:00 20 Kevin Cain 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1:00 21 Andrew Parks 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 1 3 4 1 0 0 0 1 0 3:00 24 Nick Holmes 7/11 0/0 0/0 14 2 4 6 1 0 0 2 0 0 14:00 25 * Andrew Patterson 3/8 1/3 0/0 7 2 1 3 4 2 0 0 1 0 20:00 31 Luke Sprague 1/2 0/0 0/0 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 5:00 32 Mark Veith 2/3 0/0 1/2 5 0 2 2 2 0 0 1 1 0 9:00 33 * Oladapo Fagbenle 0/2 0/0 0/0 0 1 7 8 3 0 1 4 1 0 17:00 Team 2 0 2 Totals 40/77 13/27 12/15 105 14 33 47 25 30 23 11 12 0 200 Total FG 1st Half 40/77 51.9% 2nd Half 0/0 0% Game 40/77 51.9% 3 PT FG 1st Half 13/27 48.1% 2nd Half 0/0 0% Game 13/27 48.1% Free Throws 1st Half 12/15 80.0% 2nd Half 0/0 0% Game 12/15 80.0% Home: Pfeiffer University Falcons ## Name P FG 3 Pt FT PTS ORB DRB TR PF AST TO BS ST DA MIN 0 * Chris Woods F 2/9 0/0 2/4 6 2 5 7 1 0 2 0 1 0 21:00 1 * Jeff Pettiway G 0/4 0/2 0/0 0 0 1 1 2 5 3 0 1 0 23:00 5 * Davon Gilliard G 1/6 0/1 3/5 5 0 1 1 3 1 3 1 2 0 23:00 11 Mounda Williams G 1/1 0/0 0/0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4:00 13 Athalie Rivera F 0/1 0/0 3/3 3 2 3 5 2 0 1 0 0 0 12:00 14 Trumaine Johnson G 1/3 0/1 2/3 4 0 1 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 20:00 15 * Alvin Slaton G 2/4 1/2 0/0 5 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 13:00 20 * Chris Donald F 4/6 1/2 6/11 15 2 1 3 4 0 2 0 2 0 18:00 22 Mike Davidson G 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 DNP 24 Derrick Truesdale G 2/3 0/0 0/1 4 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 11:00 30 Lamar Bradbury F 2/4 0/0 4/4 8 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 10:00 33 Robert McGriff G 8/10 3/3 2/2 21 1 2 3 1 3 5 0 3 0 24:00 45 James Crowder F 4/11 3/8 0/0 11 0 5 5 0 1 3 2 1 0 21:00 4 Danny Cummins G 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 DNP 12 Corey Rase G 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 DNP Team 2 3 5 2 Totals 27/62 8/19 22/33 84 10 24 34 18 10 23 3 12 0 200 Total FG 1st Half 27/62 43.5% 2nd Half 0/0 0% Game 27/62 43.5% 3 PT FG 1st Half 8/19 42.1% 2nd Half 0/0 0% Game 8/19 42.1% Free Throws 1st Half 22/33 66.7% 2nd Half 0/0 0% Game 22/33 66.7% Bel PU Bel PU Bel PU Free Throw Pts 12 22 3Pt Points 39 24 Pts/Possession 1.13 0.92 Pts off Turnovers 0 0 2nd Chance Points 0 0 Pts off Bench 54 53 Total Rebounds 47 34 Team Rebounds 2 5 Dead Ball Reb 2 3 Off Rebound % 36.8 23.3 Def Rebound % 76.7 63.2 Total Rebound % 58.0 42.0 3Pt Efficiency +12.1 +12.6 Def. Stops 56 47 Pts/Shot 1.25 1.08 Technical Fouls Bel None PU Bench (2) Officials Unknown 1st Half 2nd Half OT 1 OT 2 OT 3 OT 4 Total Bellarmine University 56 49 0 0 0 0 105 Pfeiffer University Falcons 45 39 0 0 0 0 84 Largest Lead PU 38 Bel 105 (67 pts) Lead Changes 0 Number of Ties 0 Comments: None CyberSports for Basketball - http://www.cybersportsUSA.com