Turnovers Plague Crusaders in Loss to Barton

December 01, 20181st2ndFinal
North Greenville213556
Barton445397
Stats at a GlanceNGUBARTON
FG Percentage.361 (22-61) .610 (36-59)
3P FG Percentage.316 (6-19) .545 (12-22)
FT Percentage.462 (6-13) .765 (13-17)
Offensive Rebounds185
Defensive Rebounds1923
Total Rebounds3728
Turnovers228
Steals316
Bench Points1750
LeadersNGUBARTON
PointsKovi Tate - 17
Jake Kakar - 20
ReboundsKovi Tate - 10
Isaiah Reddish - 9
AssistsKovi Tate - 3
DJ Brooks - 3
Matt Woods - 6
Michael Boykin - 6
StealsDaniel Burchette - 2
Michael Boykin - 6
BlocksKovi Tate - 1
AJ Myers - 1
Ryan Mobley - 1
Isaiah Reddish - 2
Bobby Stenborg - 2
Turnovers Plague Crusaders in Loss to Barton
Saturday, December 1, 2018
Turnovers Plague Crusaders in Loss to Barton

North Greenville fell to the Barton Bulldogs 97-56 in Wilson, North Carolina. Barton was able to capitalize off of NGU's 22 turnovers, scoring 39 points off turnovers. Kovi Tate recorded his third-consecutive double-double with 17 points and 10 rebounds.

1st Half

Barton pulled away early with an 23-8 run. North Greenville was never able to put together a run in the half and also struggled from three-point range with just one out of eight shots made. A 13-3 run to end the half by the Bulldogs put them up 44-21 going into halftime. NGU shot 36.1% from the field. Kovi Tate led the Crusaders with six points.

2nd Half

NGU started out strong to begin the second half with a 5-2 run. However, the Crusaders eventually went on a cold spell, scoring just two points in a five minute period. The Bulldogs would continue to increase their lead throughout the remainder of the game, winning 97-56. North Greenville put together a 37.1 field goal percentage in the half. Kovi Tate led in points for the second half as well with eleven.

Individual

Kovi Tate recorded his third-consecutive double-double with 17 points and 10 rebounds. In addition, he posted 3 assists and a block.

Corey Walters scored 9 points and recorded an assist.

DJ Brooks posted 8 points, 5 rebounds, 3 assists, and a steal.

Upcoming

North Greenville will travel to Belmont, NC on Friday, December 7th to face the Belmont Abbey Crusaders.