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PFEIFFER SPORTS INFORMATION
Thursday, January 8, 2009
RESULTS VS. BARTON (2009-01-08 00:00:00)

Wilson, NC -- Sparked by two blocks from senior 6-foot-6 post David King (Raleigh, NC), Barton went on a 9-0 run to end the game Thursday night and defeated visiting Pfeiffer 100-90 in men’s Conference Carolinas basketball action.
Barton, a winner of five straight, rose to 7-3 overall and stands atop the Conference Carolinas standings at 4-0. Pfeiffer slipped to 5-5 overall and 2-1 in league play.
The game featured 24 lead changes and 13 ties. Barton had a 44-40 lead at halftime, but Pfeiffer quickly took the lead just over a minute into the second half. The lead went back and forth for the next 10 minutes. The Falcons secured their last lead at 69-67 with 10:26 to play. Barton countered with a trey from Errol Frails (Wilson, NC), a layup from Aaron Suggs (Wilson, NC) and another jumper by Frails for a 74-69 cushion. The Bulldogs’ cushion got as high as nine twice, but Pfeiffer battled back within 91-90 with 1:50 to play.
A three-point play by Suggs made it 94-90, then King, who was saddled with four fouls, blocked shots on back-to-back possessions and Barton went 6-of-6 from the foul line to finish with a 9-0 run.
Barton outscored Pfeiffer 23-8 from the foul line, but the Falcons won the rebounding battle 46-45. Barton canned 36-of-74 shots for 48.6 percent while the Falcons were 36-of-84 for 42.9 percent. Pfeiffer hit 10-of-26 from downtown for 38.5 percent while the Bulldogs were 5-of-12 for 41.7 percent.
Five Falcons scored in double figures, led by Chris Donald (Randolph, MA) with 18 points. Robert McGriff (Lancaster, SC) tallied 14 apiece and Athalie Rivera (Baltimore, MD) and Duke Johnson (Ville Platte, LA) added 10 apiece. McGriff dished off eight assists and Suggs had five dimes for the Bulldogs.
Seven players scored in double figures for the Bulldogs. Bobby Buffaloe (Fuquay-Varina, NC) and Suggs led the attack with 19 points apiece, followed by Frails with 16 and Eddie Kershaw (Youngstown, OH) (7-of-8 from the floor) with 15. Junior 6-3 forward L.J. Dunn (Raleigh, NC) notched 10 points and a game-high 14 rebounds while King finished with 10 points, five rebounds, four blocks, two assists, two charge-takes and one steal in 22 minutes of action.OFFICIAL NCAA BASKETBALL BOX SCORE 01/08/2009 7:30 p.m. Wilson, NC Pfeiffer University Falcons vs Barton College Bulldogs Final Box Score No. Pfeiffer University Falcons Total FG 3-point Free throw Rebounds F TP A TO BLK STL MIN FG FGA FG FGA FT FTA Off Def Tot 13 Athalie Rivera (F) 4 7 0 0 2 3 2 2 4 3 10 0 1 0 1 18:13 45 James Crowder (F) 3 7 3 6 0 1 1 4 5 2 9 1 3 1 0 19:24 14 Trumaine Johnson (G) 4 7 2 3 0 0 2 4 6 4 10 0 1 0 2 17:36 15 Alvin Slaton (G) 0 5 0 2 0 0 0 2 2 3 0 0 1 0 0 13:15 33 Robert McGriff (G) 5 12 2 4 2 2 2 2 4 4 14 8 0 0 1 25:52 1 Jeff Pettiway (G) 5 9 2 5 2 2 1 5 6 1 14 2 4 0 0 21:59 20 Chris Donald (F) 8 14 0 2 2 4 5 3 8 2 18 3 2 0 0 21:40 0 Chris Woods (F) 4 13 0 0 0 2 3 2 5 2 8 4 2 0 0 20:15 5 Davon Gilliard (G) 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 1 1 0 0 15:19 4 Danny Cummins (G) 1 2 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 0 0 0 1 12:17 24 Derrick Truesdale (G) 1 5 0 1 0 1 1 0 1 1 2 1 0 0 1 9:53 11 Mounda Williams (G) 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4:17 22 Mike Davidson (G) DNP 30 Lamar Bradbury (F) DNP Team (Included in Totals) 4 1 5 1 Totals 36 84 10 26 8 15 21 25 46 25 90 20 16 1 6 200 Total FG%: 1st half 16 - 38 (42.1%) 2nd half 20 - 46 (43.5%) Game 36 - 84 (42.9%) Deadball 3Pt FG%: 1st half 6 - 14 (42.9%) 2nd half 4 - 12 (33.3%) Game 10 - 26 (38.5%) rebounds FT%: 1st half 2 - 5 (40.0%) 2nd half 6 - 10 (60.0%) Game 8 - 15 (53.3%) 2 No. Barton College Bulldogs Total FG 3-point Free throw Rebounds F TP A TO BLK STL MIN FG FGA FG FGA FT FTA Off Def Tot 30 L.J. Dunn (F) 4 9 0 0 2 2 3 11 14 3 10 0 3 2 2 28:59 44 David King (C) 3 5 0 0 4 4 2 3 5 4 10 2 1 4 1 21:50 2 Greg Mammel (G) 0 5 0 0 0 0 1 2 3 2 0 3 2 0 0 18:06 3 Bobby Buffaloe (G) 6 12 1 2 6 6 2 2 4 1 19 2 2 0 1 29:22 31 Errol Frails (G) 6 13 3 7 1 2 0 1 1 1 16 2 1 0 0 29:20 10 Aaron Suggs (G) 6 12 0 1 7 7 1 4 5 0 19 5 0 0 0 21:30 23 Eddie Kershaw (F) 7 8 0 0 1 2 1 4 5 3 15 1 1 3 1 19:38 1 Mike Flowers (G-F) 2 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 4 1 1 0 0 12:20 45 Jo-Jo Velez (F) 1 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 2 2 0 1 1 0 8:53 4 Jaren Haley (G) 1 2 1 1 2 2 0 2 2 1 5 0 0 0 0 6:20 20 Klevin Pollard (G) 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 2:02 41 Mihai Petcu (F) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1:40 5 Sam Pounds (G) DNP 14 Yemi Fadahunsi (G) DNP 33 R.D. Dowdy (F) DNP 34 Charles Gamble (F) DNP 40 Jonathan Foster (F) DNP Team (Included in Totals) 1 2 3 0 Totals 36 74 5 12 23 25 13 32 45 19 100 16 14 10 5 200 Total FG%: 1st half 16 - 38 (42.1%) 2nd half 20 - 36 (55.6%) Game 36 - 74 (48.6%) Deadball 3Pt FG%: 1st half 2 - 7 (28.6%) 2nd half 3 - 5 (60.0%) Game 5 - 12 (41.7%) rebounds FT%: 1st half 10 - 10 (100%) 2nd half 13 - 15 (86.7%) Game 23 - 25 (92.0%) 1 Technical Fouls: None Score by Period 1st H 2nd H Final Pfeiffer University Falcons 40 50 90 Barton College Bulldogs 44 56 100 Record Overall Conf Falcons 5-5 2-1 Bulldogs 7-3 4-0 Attendance: 352 Officials: Unknown Bulldogs Falcons Bulldogs Falcons Bulldogs Falcons Points off Turnovers 16 16 Second Effort Points 18 15 Bench Points 45 47 Points in the Paint 34 36 3 Point Points 15 30 Free Throw Points 23 8 3pt Efficiency +8.3 +8.6 Points/Shot 1.16 0.99 Defensive Stops 48 39 Largest Lead 100 90 (10 pts) Lead Changes 23 Number of Ties 13 Game comments: None