North Greenville upended by hot-shooting Royals squad

December 06, 20171st2nd3rd4thFinal
North Greenville1915211671
Queens (N.C.)2519272798
Stats at a GlanceNGUQU
FG Percentage.397 (23-58) .564 (31-55)
3P FG Percentage.211 (4-19) .563 (9-16)
FT Percentage.750 (21-28) .692 (27-39)
Offensive Rebounds913
Defensive Rebounds2127
Total Rebounds3040
Bench Points2922
PointsKaren Donehew - 20
Ceara Leavai - 19
Lade Adepoju - 19
ReboundsTEAM - 6
Herning Wang - 7
Lade Adepoju - 7
AssistsTyana Saunders - 2
Caitlyn Moore - 4
Kristian Eanes - 4
StealsKyli Schmitt - 2
Karen Donehew - 2
Tyana Saunders - 2
Bailey Breazeale - 2
Haley Cunningham - 2
BlocksKaren Donehew - 2
North Greenville upended by hot-shooting Royals squad
Wednesday, December 6, 2017
North Greenville upended by hot-shooting Royals squad

Charlotte, N.C. – Karen Donehew led all scorers on Wednesday night with 20-points but the Crusaders ran into a hot-shooting Queens Royals team, falling 98-71.

The Basics

  • Score: NGU – 71 / Queens – 98
  • Location: Curry Arena-Levine Center (Queens University)
  • Records: North Greenville 0-8 / Queens 3-3

How it Happened

  • North Greenville shot 39.7-percent from the field and 21.1-percent from three-point range.
  • The Crusaders tacked on 19-points off of Queens turnovers with 29-points coming from the bench, both of which are game highs.
  • NGU led early in the first quarter but that advantage would not last long as the Royals offense caught fire.
  • Queens knocked down 56.4-percent of their shots during the game including a 63-percent second half.
  • The NGU defense was stretched for most of the game as well as the Royals hit 56.3-percent of their three-point shots.

The Good Guys

  • Cameron Carter had a solid night in her first action of 2017, scoring 15-points on four of nine shooting.

The Other Guys

  • The Royals had six players in double figures including two with 19-points. Ceara Leavi and Lade Adepoju finished the night with the team highs.
  • Mendy McNeese finished the game with 16-points.

Next Time Out

  • The Crusaders will take on Georgia State on December 10th at 5:30 pm in Atlanta, Georgia.