Mercer vs. Lipscomb: Recap and Stats

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Mercer vs. Lipscomb: Recap and Stats
Mercer 71
(13-9, 5-9 away)
Lipscomb 65
(8-12, 5-4 home)
Venue: Allen Arena
7:30PM ET / 4:30PM PT, January 26, 2013
Box Score
1st 2nd Final
Mercer 23 48 71
Lipscomb 23 42 65
Top Performers
Points Rebounds Assists
Mercer T Smith 13 J Gollon 4 L Hall 4
Lipscomb D Alexander 12 S Hurt 8 K Sankey 3

Lipscomb faced off with Mercer on Saturday, January 26th and got beat at home by the Bears 71-65 in conference play. Khion Sankey put up seven points and 12 rebounds for the Bisons. Deonte Alexander was active from three-point range, going 5 for 12 to get to a team-high 20 points overall. For the Bears, Bud Thomas got seven points and 10 rebounds (3 Ast 3 Stl). Lipscomb (8-12, 3-6 Atlantic Sun) takes on USC Upstate (11-10, 5-3 Atlantic Sun) on Thursday, January 31st on the road.

Lipscomb Game Notes

  • Lipscomb started 8-12 during the 2008 and 2007 seasons (since 1996).
  • Lipscomb has lost 100% of the time this season (0-8) after recording 9 or fewer assists.
  • Lipscomb has lost 75% of the time this season (2-6) after committing 15 or more turnovers.
  • When the opposition shoots a field goal percentage of 48.7% or better this season, Lipscomb has lost 100% of the time (0-5).
  • When the opposition records 71 or more total points this season, Lipscomb has lost 77% of the time (3-10).
  • LU set a season low for blocks.
  • Lipscomb has recorded fewer blocks than their opponents for the past 12 games.
  • This is the 9th game at home this season--LU has a -1.3 average scoring margin against opponents at home.
  • Khion Sankey recorded a team season high in offensive rebounds with 8.
  • Deonte Alexander tallied a team season high in three pointers attempted with 12.
  • Deonte Alexander accounted for 30.7% of the team's points.
  • Khion Sankey accounted for 33.3% of the team's rebounds.
  • Deonte Alexander has led the team in scoring in 7 out of 20 games this season.
  • Khion Sankey has led the team in rebounding in 8 out of 20 games this season.
  • Malcolm Smith has 6 straight double-digit point games.
  • Khion Sankey recorded the 5th double-digit rebound game of his career.
  • This marks the 5th 20-point game of Deonte Alexander's career.

Mercer Game Notes

  • Langston Hall recorded a team season high in free throws made with 9 and free throws attempted with 10.
  • Bud Thomas tallied a team season high in rebounds with 10 and defensive rebounds with 8.
  • Travis Smith tallied a team season high in free throws attempted with 9.
  • Travis Smith accounted for 30.9% of the team's points.
  • Bud Thomas accounted for 35.7% of the team's rebounds.
  • Travis Smith has led the team in scoring 12 times in 22 games this season.
  • Bud Thomas has led the team in rebounding 6 times in 22 games this season.
  • This marks the 5th 20-point game of Travis Smith's career.
  • Bud Thomas recorded the 2nd double-digit rebound game of his career.
  • Bud Thomas set career highs with 10 rebounds and 8 defensive rebounds.
  • This was the 2nd foul out of the season for Monty Brown.
Mercer PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
ABud Thomas317103300
ATravis Smith342221002
B+Langston Hall321924004
BJakob Gollon351142204
BT.J. Hallice17431010
CChris Smith6210200
CDaniel Coursey12240001
C-Monty Brown14210011
-A. White Jr.9200001
-Kevin Canevari7010101
-Darious Moten3000000
LU PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
AKhion Sankey317124203
B+D. Alexander302040203
BMalcolm Smith321631103
BStephen Hurt211050102
B-Martin Smith36861102
CTalbott Denny13230000
COscar Garcia14221001
C-J.J. Butler10012000
FC. Sanderson11000001

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