January 3, 2012

Game Notes: Tigers to Host #2 Virginia Wesleyan

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Last Time Out for the Tigers
• Hampden-Sydney won its sixth straight game and improved to 3-0 in ODAC play with a 77-65 victory over Washington & Lee.
Harrison George again led the way with 19 points and five rebounds.
Ben Jessee and Khobi Williamson added 17 and 14 points, respectively.
Patrick Corrigan continued to distribute the ball well dishing out six assists to just one turnover.
Ru White was solid all around with nine points, seven assists, four rebounds, one block and one steal.
• J.D. Ey notched a double-double for the Generals with 15 points and 11 rebounds while Kevin Gill scored 14 points off the bench.
• Hampden-Sydney shot 56.3% from the floor (27-of-48) and 50.0% (5-of-10) from beyond the arc.

Last Time Out for the Marlins
• Virginia Wesleyan extended its win streak to nine and improved to 9-1 with a 108-80 win over Lynchburg.
• D.J. Woodmore led all scorers with 35 points on 13-of-21 shooting and 5-of-10 accuracy from beyond the arc.
• Chris Astorga and Chris Teasley added 19 and 17 points, respectively.
• Donald Vaughn added nine points and nine rebounds while Tre' Ford scored five points to go with a game-high nine assists.
• Art Crew was the top scorer off the Marlin's bench with 13 points on 4-of-6 shooting and 3-of-4 from three.
• Lynchburg saw four players score in double figures, including a team-high 17 points from Harry West, Jr..
• Nate Campbell and Austin Chillemi scored 15 and 12 for Lynchburg, respectively.
• The Marlins were 42-of-81 from the floor (51.9%), 13-of-29 from three (44.8%) and 11-of-13 from the foul line (84.6%).

Last Time the Two Teams Met
• Hampden-Sydney took an 80-71 win at Fleet Gymnasium over the sixth-ranked Marlins on February 12.
• Harrison George led all scorers with 22 points and six rebounds.
• Ru White was just one rebound shy of a double-double with 16 points and nine rebounds.
Randall Ward went 9-of-10 from the charity stripe en route to 17 points.
• Colin O'Neil was the fourth Tiger to score in double figures with 11 points on 4-of-5 shooting.
• Chris Teasely led Virginia Wesleyan with 17 points on 7-of-12 shooting.
• D.J. Woodmore and Chris Astorga both scored 15 points but were just 11-of-31 from the field.
• The Tigers were  24-of-48 (50.0%) from the floor while the Marlins were 25-of-63 (39.7%).

Hot at Home
• In four home games this season, the Tigers are averaging 97.6 points-per-game and a 34.2 point margin of victory.
• From the floor, Hampden-Sydney has shot 57.2% (187-327).
• Against Eastern Mennonite, the Tigers were also 58.8% (10-17) from beyond the arc.