NASHVILLE, Tenn. – NAIA DI No. 9 Trevecca (3-1) defeated Temple Baptist (0-7) 121-20 in the opener of the Pops Duncan Classic.
Trevecca led 60-13 at the half and outscored the Running Rams 61-7 in the second half. Trevecca had five players score in double figures and everyone on the roster played at least 13 minutes. Mariska Reed, Christian Gibson, and Casey Pigue all scored 16 points. Abby Lawson scored 15 and Kristin Archie added 14 to round out the double figure scorers. Casey Attebery led the team with six rebounds. Lawson and Gibson each had a team high five assists. Reed’s four steals led the team. Trevecca shot 50 of 91 (55%) from the field, 7 of 22 (32%) from beyond the three point arch, and hit 14 of 19 (74%) from the foul line.
Trevecca will face NAIA DII No. 1 College of the Ozarks (9-0) on Saturday at 4 p.m.
5:00 p.m. NAIA DII No. 1 College of the Ozarks defeated NAIA DI No. 16 Cumberland University 73-63
7:00 p.m. NAIA No. 9 Trevecca Nazarene defeated Temple Baptist 121-20
2:00 p.m. NAIA DI No. 16 Cumberland University (8-1) vs. Temple Baptist (0-7)
4:00 p.m. NAIA DI No. 9 Trevecca (3-1) vs. NAIA DII No. 1 College of the Ozarks (9-0)
All Trevecca basketball games are broadcast over 89.1 and 91.5 WNAZ FM. All games are aired on the internet at www.wnaz.com All home games have a statistical webcast available at www.trevecca.edu/athletics