#19/25 Men's Basketball Rings in the New Year Against Pace on Wednesday

#19/25 Southern New Hampshire (10-2, 6-1 NE10)
vs.
Pace (5-9, 1-5 NE10)
Wednesday, January 3, 2018 - 7:30 p.m.
SNHU Fieldhouse - Manchester, N.H. 

 

Schedule/Results
Roster
Statistics
Schedule/Results
Roster
Statistics

 

Series: SNHU leads 16-10
Last Meeting: SNHU 79, Pace 67 (01/28/17 at Pleasantville, N.Y.)

SOUTHERN NEW HAMPSHIRE
Last Time Out: SNHU 82, Saint Leo 66 (12/31/17 at Saint Leo, Fla.)
Streak:  Won 1
Leading Scorers:
#3 Chris Walters, Gr., F – 12/12 G/GS, 24.5 PPG, 9.3 RPG, 3.0 APG, 1.8 SPG, 2.3 BPG, .489 FG%, .405 3-FG%, .816 FT%
#11 Daquaise Andrews, Jr., G – 12/12 G/GS, 20.7 PPG, 8.5 RPG, 2.8 APG, 2.2 SPG, .536 FG%
#10 Dimitri Floras, Sr., G – 12/12 G/GS, 15.8 PPG, 3.1 RPG, 3.2 APG, 2.8 SPG, .460 FG%, .443 3-FG%, .828 FT%
#4 Charlie Russo, Jr., G – 12/12 G/GS, 7.9 PPG, 2.9 RPG, 1.0 APG, 1.0 SPG, .455 FG%, .472 3-FG%, .833 FT%

Notes: Southern New Hampshire, ranked 19th in the NABC Division II Poll and 25th in the D2SIDA Poll, snapped a two-game losing skid with an 82-66 victory at Saint Leo on Sunday ... the Penmen built a 53-20 lead at the break before Saint Leo climbed as close as 14 late in the second half ... senior Chris Walters (Stamford, Conn.) posted a game-high 32 points (9-18 FG, 2-3 3-FG, 12-13 FT) and pulled down 11 rebounds for his fourth straight double-double ... Walters, who also blocked three shots in the win, registered his 1,500th  career point ... junior Daquaise Andrews (Queens, N.Y.) registered 20 points (9-10 FG, 2-2 3-FG), eight boards, four steals and two assists.

PACE
Last Time Out: Pace 70, Molloy 55 (12/30/17 at Rockville Centre, N.Y.)
Streak: Won 3
Leading Scorers:
#10 Brandon Jacobs, Fr., G –  14/14 G/GS, 15.1 PPG, 2.2 RPG, 2.9 APG, 1.3 SPG, .516 FG%, .464 3-FG%, .824 FT%
#32 Peyton Wejnert, So., F – 14/5 G/GS, 12.9 PPG, 6.1 RPG, .439 FG%, .747 FT%
#5 Austin Gilbertson, Fr., G –  14/14 G/GS, 9.6 PPG, 3.1 RPG, 2.3 APG, .397 FG%, .815 FT%
#21 Greg Poleon, Jr., F – 14/10 G/GS, 9.3 PPG, 5.9 RPG, .541 FG%,, .833 FT% 

Notes: Pace won its fourth straight contest Saturday with a 70-55 road win against Molloy ... the Setters held a one-point lead at halftime before opening the second stanza on a 16-5 run that gave it a 44-32 advantage less than five minutes in ... Molloy would never get closer than seven the rest of the way ... freshman Austin Gilbertson just missed a double-double with 13 points (3-11 FG, 7-8 FT) and nine rebounds ... fellow freshman Brandon Jacobs added 12 points (4-8 FG, 3-5 3-FG, 1-2 FT), with sophomore Ray Montilus also contributing in double figures with 10 points (3-5 FG, 1-1 3-FG, 3-5 FT).