Men’s Basketball falls short at Eastern Nazarene

Kareem Davis - Men's Basketball

QUINCY, Mass. --- The Becker College men's basketball team lost 77-67 at Eastern Nazarene College on Saturday afternoon at the Lahue Physical Education Center in Quincy, Massachusetts.

THE BASICS
January 5, 2019
Lahue Physical Education Center, Quincy
Score: Eastern Nazarene 77, Becker 67
Records: Eastern Nazarene (5-7, 2-1 NECC) | Becker (2-9, 1-1 NECC)

FOR THE HAWKS
• Senior guard Kareem Davis (Lowell, Mass. / St. John's) led all scorers with 28 points, eight assists and two steals. The team captain shot 7-of-17 from behind the three-point arc.
• Junior forward Antonio White Jr. (Middletown, Conn. / Middletown) came off the bench to score 14 points with six rebounds. The junior shot six-of-nine from the floor.
• Sophomore Jamir Carr (Philadelphia, Penn. / Universal Audenried) scored 13 points on 5-of-8 shooting with a team-high eight rebounds and two assists.
• Collectively, the Hawks shot a season-best 37 percent from behind the three-point arc.

FOR THE LIONS
• Josh Rice (Hanson, Mass.) netted 21 points to lead five players in double-digit scoring.
• Noah Cheney (Bend, Ore.) tallied 19 points and hauled in seven rebounds.
• Levi Grady-White (Springfield, Mass.) posted his first collegiate double-double, finishing with 10 points and a career-high 11 boards.
• Ricky Shearman (Acworth, Ga.) registered 12 points.
• Garrett Crandell (Bristol, Tenn.) added 10 points.

TURNING POINT
• The Hawks led by as much as 10 in the first half and trailed by just three mid-way through the second, but the Lions pulled away down the stretch.

UP NEXT
The Hawks host Mitchell College on Tuesday evening at 6:00 p.m.

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