Ala. ---- Junior Jacob Moody was the only Huntingdon College player
in double-figures, as the Hawks fell to Division II West Alabama,
82-49, Monday evening at Pruitt Hall.
finished with a team-high 13 points, while seniors Ephraim Hudson and
Adrian Williams added 7 points each. Junior D'Awvalo Turnipseed added
6 points for the Hawks (0-2).
Jack Montgomery scored the games first points, but West Alabama went
on a 16-0 scoring run and never looked back up 20-4. The Hawks
trailed by 23 points at the half, 46-23, and did not stop the Tigers
offense in the second half being outscored 36-26 to provide the
led the Hawks with five rebounds, while senior James Daniels also
chipped in four boards in the loss.
Alquan Mendenhall paced the team with 18 points and 5 rebounds.
Mendenhall was 4-of-9 from the three point line in the contest.
the game, the Tigers held a 42-29 advantage on the glass. Huntingdon
converted 37.3 percent of its shots, hitting 19-of-51, while West
Alabama finished 32-of-61 (52.5 percent).
will open up Division III play in the LaGrange Classic against
Texas-Tyler on Friday, November 19, at 4 p.m. in LaGrange, Ga.