SUMTER, SC- Andrew Nipper (Cleveland, TN) led North Greenville with 27 points in the 94-84 victory over Morris College Saturday afternoon. Amonzo Gantt (Royston, GA) kept pace with Nipper by scoring 26 points, which was enough to hold off a 42-point performance by the Hornets' Joseph Hayward. Gantt also pulled in 12 rebounds to give him his ninth double-double of the season. Two other Crusaders scored in double-figures. Josh Burgess (Pickens, SC) and Jordan Richmond (Russellville, AR) added 13 and 16 points respectively.
North Greenville shot 57.6% from the field, while Morris managed to hit only 35.3% of their shots. The Crusaders improve to 9-11 on the season, and will be back in action Monday night as they play host to Lincoln-Memorial. Tipoff is slated for 7:00 p.m.