MONTGOMERY, W.Va. (Men's Basketball) – The Shawnee State men's basketball team lead by as many as six points in the first half versus WVU Tech, but shot just 11-of-29 during the second half, as the Golden Bears took the lead for good with 10:28 to play en route to a 75-62 victory on Wednesday night at the Baisi Athletic Center.
SSU was led by Sean Elliott (JR/Canal Winchester, Ohio), who notched 14 points and five rebounds. Ethan Moffatt (JR/Somerville, Tenn.) just missed a double-double with 10 points and eight caroms. Andrew Bendolph (SR/Portsmouth, Ohio) and Jacob Daniels (SO/Peebles, Ohio) each landed in double-figures scoring as well, tabbing 12 and 10 points, respectively.
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Men's Basketball) – The Shawnee State men's basketball team shot an astonishing 70 percent in the second half, and went 27-of-48 in the contest for a 56.3 percent shooting clip, as the Bears outscored Indiana Tech by 10 points in the final 20 minutes to earn an 86-74 victory in a non-conference road bout on Sunday evening at the Schaefer Center.
Sean Elliott (JR/Canal Winchester, Ohio) went off for a career-high 32 points on 9-of-15 shooting – hitting 6-of-10 from three-point range and 8-of-9 from the charity stripe. Andrew Bendolph (SR/Portsmouth, Ohio) added 21 points for his second-highest total of the season. Nick Tingle (JR/Clayton, Ohio) also landed in double figures with 13.
UPLAND, Ind. (Men's Basketball) – Jorian Hudson (JR/Cincinnati, Ohio) scored a game-high 20 points and Sean Elliott (JR/Canal Winchester, Ohio) added 14, but the Shawnee State men's basketball team fell victim to the deadly three-point shooting of NAIA Division II opponent Taylor University, 79-58, on Tuesday night at Odle Arena.
The Trojans went 13-for-21 from behind the arc, including a 5-of-7 performance from Jesse Coffey and a 3-of-4 mark for leading scorer Keaton Hendricks, as the home squad broke away in the closing minutes of the first half and never succumbed to an SSU threat in the second half en route to the victory.
PORTSMOUTH, Ohio (Men's Basketball) – Sean Elliott (JR/Canal Winchester, Ohio) notched a team-high 18 points on 6-of-12 shooting – including 4-of-8 from behind the arc – to pace the Shawnee State men's basketball team, while three others tabbed double-figures as the Bears collected a 62-52 victory over West Virginia Wesleyan on Wednesday night at Frank & Janis Waller Gymnasium.
Andrew Bendolph (SR/Portsmouth, Ohio) tacked on 15 points for the Bears on 5-of-10 shooting, while Ethan Moffatt (JR/Somerville, Tenn.) scored a season-high 13 points. Devon Carter (JR/Clayton, Ohio) added 12 for the home squad.
MARIETTA, Ga. (Men's Basketball) – The Shawnee State men's basketball team led by four points at the half, but Life University outscored the Bears, 39-25, in the second half, as SSU shot just 29.6 percent from the field out of the locker room, falling 72-60, in a Mid-South matchup Saturday afternoon at the Eagles Nest.
Andrew Bendolph (SR/Portsmouth, Ohio) scored a game-high 17 points, on 6-of-12 shooting, including 3-of-5 from behind the arc, to pace three Bears in double figures. Jorian Hudson (JR/Cincinnati, Ohio) added 12 points and nine rebounds in the contest. Sean Elliott (JR/Canal Winchester, Ohio) tacked on 10 points, hitting a pair of three-pointers in the game.
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|(14) Georgetown College||EST|
|Life University at||8:00pm|
|West Virginia Institute of Technology at||4:00pm|
|Shawnee State at||9:00pm|
|Shawnee State at||5:00pm|
|(23) University of the Cumberlands at||8:00pm|
|(2) University of Pikeville at||4:00pm|
|Shawnee State at||8:00pm|
|(6) Campbellsville University||EST|
|Shawnee State at||4:00pm|
|St. Catharine College||EST|