Men's Basketball Wins Big On The Road, Beat Eagles, 97-63

Men's Basketball Wins Big On The Road, Beat Eagles, 97-63

Score: Lynchburg 97, Bridgewater (Va.) 63

Location: Bridgewater, Va. (Nininger Hall)

Records: Lynchburg (11-8, 5-5), Bridgewater (Va.) (5-14, 2-8)

 

40 Minutes Later

With four players scoring in double figures, the Hornets handed the Eagles their 14th loss on the season, 97-63. Lynchburg dominated the stat sheet and only trailed twice the entire contest, handing Bridgewater (Va.) their worst loss this season.

Game Breakdown

- Burnett recorded another 30+ point game, dropping 30 on the Eagles along with four rebounds, two assists and two steals

- Senior Jay Allen tied a season-high of 18 points and also contributed with three assists

- For the fourth straight game, senior Lyndon White recorded 10+ following an 11 point performance while junior Logan Seacrist registered 13 points and five boards

Beyond the Stat Sheet

- Burnett has now recorded three games with at least 30 points, last coming against Va. Wesleyan when he scored a career-high 37

- With the win, the Hornets move into 5th in the ODAC

- As a team, Lynchburg recorded a season-best 57.8% FG after going 37-64 from the floor

A Look Ahead

Next Wednesday the Hornets welcome Emory & Henry into Turner Gymnasium for a 7:00 p.m. tip-off. The Wasps boast the top rebounder and FG% shooter in the conference in Alic Wynn.