Men's Hoops Ups Mark to 3-0
Whitewater blew out to a 17-0 lead in the first 3:47 of the game, with senior center Chris Davis (Madison/East) scoring seven of those points, and UW-W never looked back. The Warhawks led 40-12 with 7:20 left in the half, and cruised to a 48-22 led at the half. The Warhawks lead was less than twenty points just once in the second half, 66-47 at the end of a Warrior 13-0 run at 9:33.
Davis led the Warhawks with 23 points, hitting 10-15 shots from the floor and going 3-3 from the line, and also led both teams with nine rebounds. Sophomore guard Cody Odegaard (Poynette) added 15 points and junior forward Luke Knoble (Boscobel) 14. Knoble did not miss a shot in game, making all four of his field goals and his six free throw attempts. Sophomore guard Eric Bryson (Elkhorn) had five assists, tops in the game.
Guard Tim Demuth led the Warriors, 1-2, with 13 points on 5-9 shooting, including 2-4 from beyond the arc. Forward Alex Merbach contributed 12 points, and shared the rebounding lead for WLC with Demuth, at four.
UW-W will travel to Saint Paul, Minnesota for a date with Hamline University Sunday at 3:00. The next home game for the Warhawks will be Wednesday, November 23 at 7:00 with Illinois Wesleyan University visiting Kachel Gym in Williams Center.
For additional information: Pat Miller, UW-W coach