Vikings, Mustangs fall on the road

College Basketball Roundup


From ECSU, staff reports

Wednesday, November 21, 2018

WILSON — The Elizabeth City State men’s basketball team lost on the road to the 20th ranked Barton College Bulldogs 88-64 Tuesday night.

ECSU (2-3) never led in the contest but kept the contest close throughout the first half before Barton pulled away behind a 9-0 run in the first minutes of the second half.

The Bulldogs shot 58.1 percent from the field while the Vikings were limited to just 40.3 percent shooting in the second half of play.

Justin Faison paced the Viking attack with 15 points on 6-of-10 shooting from the field.

Barton (6-0) had a balanced scoring attack as the Bulldogs had six players to score in double digits. Bobby Stenborg led the way as the junior forward scored 19 points on 8-for-11 shooting from the field and also registered seven assists.

Bluefield State 92, Mid-Atlantic Christian 65: The Mustangs (0-4) lost at Bluefield State Tuesday evening.

Greg Bloodsworth led MACU with 19 points, while Jacolby Williamson followed with 10 points.

MACU trailed 52-17 at hafltime.

Korey Williams led the Big Blues (2-3) with 19 points in the win.