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PFEIFFER SPORTS INFORMATION
Thursday, January 29, 2009
RESULTS VS. BELMONT ABBEY (2009-01-29 00:00:00)

Misenheimer, NC – The Pfeiffer men’s basketball team fell to the Crusaders of Belmont Abbey College on Thursday evening in Merner gymnasium. This Conference Carolinas game ended with an Abbey win of 105-80. The Falcon record falls to 10-8 overall and 7-4 in the conference. The Crusaders improve to 11-6 overall and 8-3 in the conference.
The Falcons shot 37.8 percent from the field, going 28-for-74. They struggled from the arc shooting 27.6 percent and sinking 8-for-29. The Abbey shot 63.1 percent from the field and 42.9 percent from three point range. The Crusaders out rebounded the Falcons 45-35.
Pfeiffer was led by Jeff Pettiway (Edgewood, MD) who tallied 24 points in 22 minutes of play. Athalie Rivera (Waxhaw, NC) had 15 and Robert McGriff (Lancaster, SC) rounded out double digit scoring with 11. Derrick Truesdale (Waxhaw, NC) added eight.
Alex Pledger (Hamilton, New Zealand) led all scorers with 27 points. He also pulled down nine rebounds. Chad Patus (Welland, Ontario) had 18 points and 12 rebounds. Richard Barbee (Virginia Beach, VA) added 19 points and Kashif Gumbs (Marietta, GA) contributed 13 points.Pfeiffer Basketball - Game Box Score Pfeiffer University Falcons vs. Belmont Abbey Crusaders Date: 01/29/2009 Time: 7:30 PM Site: Misenheimer, NC Attendance: Unknown Visitors: Belmont Abbey Crusaders ## Name P FG 3 Pt FT PTS ORB DRB TR PF AST TO BS ST MIN 1 Matthew Graves 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2:49 2 * Richard Barbee 8/9 1/1 2/3 19 0 2 2 1 5 5 0 1 28:36 3 * Jonathan Jackson 1/3 1/2 1/1 4 0 1 1 4 1 2 1 0 23:53 4 * Deonte Murphy 2/2 0/0 0/0 4 0 3 3 0 5 3 0 3 22:57 5 Kashif Gumbs 4/6 1/3 4/4 13 0 4 4 3 2 4 0 0 14:05 11 Patrick Kuhlman 2/4 2/4 2/2 8 1 1 2 4 1 2 0 1 23:25 22 Jakub Exner 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 DNP 23 Andre Fells 0/2 0/1 0/0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 3:35 24 Kyle Phillips 2/5 0/0 0/2 4 2 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 11:28 34 Chris McDowell 2/3 0/0 0/1 4 0 1 1 2 1 1 0 0 6:28 41 * Alex Pledger 11/14 0/0 5/9 27 3 6 9 4 1 1 3 1 19:06 42 James Prince 1/4 0/1 1/2 3 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 1 9:54 44 Derek Zito 0/1 0/0 1/2 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 2:43 50 * Chad Patus 8/12 1/2 1/1 18 3 9 12 3 2 3 0 3 30:53 55 Junior Appiagye 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 DNP Team 2 2 4 1 Totals 41/65 6/14 17/27 105 11 34 45 22 19 23 4 10 199:52 Total FG 1st Half 23/34 67.6% 2nd Half 18/31 58.1% Game 41/65 63.1% 3 PT FG 1st Half 4/8 50.0% 2nd Half 2/6 33.3% Game 6/14 42.9% Free Throws 1st Half 4/9 44.4% 2nd Half 13/18 72.2% Game 17/27 63.0% Home: Pfeiffer University Falcons ## Name P FG 3 Pt FT PTS ORB DRB TR PF AST TO BS ST MIN 0 Chris Woods F 1/4 0/0 0/0 2 1 3 4 2 0 0 0 2 15:54 1 * Jeff Pettiway G 8/13 4/8 4/4 24 0 1 1 4 4 4 0 2 22:06 4 * Danny Cummins G 0/1 0/1 0/0 0 0 1 1 3 2 1 0 0 21:32 5 Davon Gilliard G 2/5 1/3 0/1 5 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 15:36 13 * Athalie Rivera F 5/7 0/0 5/7 15 2 3 5 1 0 0 0 0 19:29 14 Trumaine Johnson G 0/4 0/3 0/0 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 8:31 15 Alvin Slaton G 0/4 0/2 0/0 0 0 3 3 1 0 1 0 0 12:05 20 * Chris Donald F 2/10 0/1 1/2 5 3 1 4 3 3 0 0 1 17:21 22 Mike Davidson G 1/2 1/2 0/0 3 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 8:44 24 * Derrick Truesdale G 3/7 0/1 2/2 8 1 1 2 2 0 2 0 0 22:21 30 Lamar Bradbury F 0/1 0/0 0/0 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 4:37 33 Robert McGriff G 4/8 1/2 2/4 11 1 2 3 0 0 3 0 2 17:59 45 James Crowder F 2/7 1/5 2/2 7 0 1 1 2 1 3 0 0 12:21 31 Brandon Fontes F 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 DNP 2 Wes Glover G 0/1 0/1 0/0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0:58 Team 5 1 6 2 Totals 28/74 8/29 16/22 80 14 21 35 21 10 17 0 8 199:34 Total FG 1st Half 13/41 31.7% 2nd Half 15/33 45.5% Game 28/74 37.8% 3 PT FG 1st Half 5/17 29.4% 2nd Half 3/12 25.0% Game 8/29 27.6% Free Throws 1st Half 4/7 57.1% 2nd Half 12/15 80.0% Game 16/22 72.7% Bel PU Bel PU Bel PU Free Throw Pts 17 16 3Pt Points 18 24 Pts/Possession 1.19 0.91 Pts off Turnovers 19 20 2nd Chance Points 10 8 Pts off Bench 33 28 Total Rebounds 45 35 Team Rebounds 4 6 Dead Ball Reb 3 3 Off Rebound % 34.4 29.2 Def Rebound % 70.8 65.6 Total Rebound % 56.3 43.8 3Pt Efficiency -2.9 -2.0 Def. Stops 51 44 Pts/Shot 1.35 0.94 Technical Fouls Bel None PU None Officials Unknown, , 1st Half 2nd Half OT 1 OT 2 OT 3 OT 4 Total Belmont Abbey Crusaders 54 51 0 0 0 0 105 Pfeiffer University Falcons 35 45 0 0 0 0 80 Largest Lead PU 54 Bel 85 (31 pts) Lead Changes 0 Number of Ties 1 Comments: None CyberSports for Basketball - http://www.cybersportsUSA.com