Limestone defeats NGU
Saturday, February 2, 2008
Limestone defeats NGU
Adam Griggs scored a game-high 19 points

GAFFNEY, S.C.—The Limestone College Saints basketball team marched to a 63-55 win over North Greenville on Saturday night at the Timken Center. The Saints climb to 5-13 overall as the Crusaders fall to 3-14.

Limestone had a 20-29 lead at the end of the first half, but was edged by the visitors 35-34 in the second. The Crusaders out-rebounded Limestone 32-26 for the game. The Saints scored 36 points from 3-pointers compared to North Greenville’s 15.

Limestone’s Andre Coleman (Clermont, Fla.) led his team with 17 points, going 5-for-7 from long range and nailing 5-of-6 free-throw attempts. Marques Williams (Rochester, N.Y.) scored 13 points for the Saints, as Andrae Franklin (Fort Pierce, Fla.) was 4-for-5 in field goals and 4-of-6 from the charity line for 12 points. Kenny White (Columbia, S.C.) scored 11 points. Franklin had a team-high 7 rebounds.

North Greenville’s Adam Griggs (Warsaw, Ind.) scored a game-high 19 points, and Austin Randel (Lake City, Mich.) added 18 more. Tyler Mains (Bulter, Ky.) posted 8 boards and had 5 assists.

The Saints travel to play Anderson University on February 6 at 7:30 p.m. in Anderson, S.C. North Greenville hosts Flagler in Tigerville, S.C., on February 4 at 7 p.m.

Newspaper Box Score

Limestone College Saints vs North Greenville North Greenville

02/02/2008 at Unknown

Limestone College 63, North Greenville 55

Limestone College

Andre Coleman 5-9 2-3 17; Marques Williams 3-10 5-6 13; Andrae Franklin 4-5 4-6 12; Kenny White 4-11 0-0 11; John Prioleau 2-2 0-0 4; Tyron Evans 1-5 0-1 3; Shawn Creal 1-4 0-0 3; Bobby Grier 0-1 0-0 0; Erik Atkinson 0-0 0-0 0; James Hudson 0-0 0-0 0; Jamison Clark 0-1 0-0 0; Totals 20-48 11-16 63.

North Greenville

Adam Griggs 7-11 4-9 19; Austin Randel 7-15 1-2 18; Kyler Vitko 3-7 0-0 7; Andrew Nipper 2-3 1-2 5; Tyler Mains 1-3 2-2 4; Nathan Wilson 0-2 2-3 2; Kyler Booher 0-1 0-0 0; Zach Babbitt 0-0 0-0 0; Totals 20-42 10-18 55.

Limestone College

29

34

- 63

North Greenville

20

35

- 55

3-point goals-Limestone College 12-31 (Andre Coleman 5-7; Kenny White 3-8; Marques Williams 2-7; Tyron Evans 1-4; Shawn Creal 1-4; Jamison Clark 0-1) , North Greenville 5-10 (Austin Randel 3-5; Adam Griggs 1-3; Kyler Vitko 1-1; Tyler Mains 0-1) . Fouled out--Limestone College-None, North Greenville-Andrew Nipper. Rebounds-Limestone College 26 (Andrae Franklin 7) , North Greenville 32 (Tyler Mains 8) . Assists-Limestone College 12 (Marques Williams 3) , North Greenville 12 (Tyler Mains 5) . Total Fouls-Limestone College 18, North Greenville 17.