North Greenville Defeats Non-Conference Foe Pensacola Christian

January 08, 20181st2ndFinal
Pensacola Christian292453
North Greenville494594
Stats at a GlancePCCNGU
FG Percentage.328 (22-67) .531 (34-64)
3P FG Percentage.133 (2-15) .455 (15-33)
FT Percentage.778 (7-9) .846 (11-13)
Offensive Rebounds127
Defensive Rebounds2434
Total Rebounds3641
Turnovers1511
Steals38
Bench Points2023
LeadersPCCNGU
PointsDakota Pratt - 15
Daniel Burchette - 27
ReboundsIan Johnson - 6
Roderick Howell - 8
AssistsIan Johnson - 2
Micah Kenner - 2
Jared McCrillis - 2
Daniko Jackson - 9
StealsIan Johnson - 2
Daniel Burchette - 4
BlocksJared McCrillis - 1
Roderick Howell - 5
North Greenville Defeats Non-Conference Foe Pensacola Christian
Monday, January 8, 2018
By Alan Kahaly
North Greenville Defeats Non-Conference Foe Pensacola Christian

Tigerville, SC – The North Greenville Crusaders scored at will against the Pensacola Christian Eagles, winning 94-53. Daniel Burchette had another great day with 27 points. Three other Crusaders scored double-digit points.


The Basics

  • Score: North Greenville – 94 / Pensacola Christian – 53
  • Location: Hayes Gymnasium (Tigerville, SC)
  • Records: NGU – 5-8 / PCC - 2-9

How it Happened

  • North Greenville got off to a hot start, scoring 12 of the first 14 points. Halfway through the first half, the issue was already in doubt as the Crusaders were already up 31-16. NGU continued to shoot well and ended the half with a field goal percentage of 57.1% and a score of 49-29. Pensacola Christian's John Clay closed out the half with a three-point buzzer beater.
  • The Crusaders continued to pull away in the second half. Daniel Burchette put NGU up by 23 with a dunk with 12:12 remaining in the second half. North Greenville's largest lead came with 3:12 to go in the game at 46 points, and ended the game up 41. Although it wasn't as good as their first half, the Crusaders still posted a 48.3 field goal percentage for the second half. North Greenville finished the game with 8 steals and 6 blocks.

North Greenville

  • Daniel Burchette - 27 Points, 4 Three-Point Field Goals, 6 Rebounds, 4 Steals
  • Roderick Howell - 16 Points, 8 Rebounds, 5 Blocks
  • Jalon Cokley - 14 Points, 4 Three-Point Field Goals, 4 Rebounds, 2 Assists
  • AJ Myers - 14 Points, 3 Rebounds

Pensacola Christian

  • Dakota Pratt - 15 Points, 5 Rebounds
  • Ian Johnson - 8 Points, 6 Rebounds, 2 Steals

Next Time Out

  • The Crusaders continue a long home stretch Wednesday against the Warriors of Southern Wesleyan University at 7:30 PM.