For immediate release – 12/12/2015 - #214
Hilliary Scott Wins 100th Career Game as LC Men Defeat Goucher 80-65
Scott has a 100-93 record in his eight seasons at the helm at LC, including a 58-30 mark the last four years.
The Hornets didn't wait long to open a double-figure lead, jumping ahead 15-4 in the first seven minutes. The Gophers bounced back to cut the advantage to just three at halftime, 36-33.
Following a basket to start the second half by Goucher, Lynchburg used a 13-2 run to forge a 49-37 lead and take control of the game.
Junior guard Zack Burnett scored a game-high 16 points with three three-pointers. Alex Graves posted a double-double of 12 points and 11 rebounds while Sammy Hooper drilled 3-of-4 three-point attempts and finished with 11 points. Daniel Rowe tallied 10 points and Devante' Young and Lyndon White each scored nine, and White added eight rebounds and six assists.
Kevin Miles and Chris Outing each had 12 points and seven rebounds for Goucher (4-6). Troy DeShields tallied eight and four Gophers finished the game with six points.
The Hornets (5-3) travel to Averett University Monday for a non-conference game at 7 p.m.