November 28, 2015

Bobcats Pick Up Two Weekend Wins

College of the Ozarks men's basketball picked up their second win of the weekend and the Bobcats' 7th on the season as they defeated McPherson College, 76-73, on Saturday afternoon in the Bellevue Classic.
Junior Cameron Paschke led the Bobcats with 25 points, hitting 5 three-pointers,  as well as grabbing two steals and four rebounds.  Paschke was accompanied on offense by Ethan Murray with 13 points (and 6 total rebounds).  On the defensive side, Joe Young gathered 14 rebounds and posted 11 points for his third double-double of the season, while Kiefer Starbird contributed 14 points and 4 blocks alongside Skyler Frazier's 10 rebounds and 4 assists.
In Friday's big win (76-65) over #8 ranked Bellevue, Paschke and Murray each tallied 22 points, with Paschke going 3-3 in treys. Frazier led the Cats' rebounding with 6, followed by Young and Paschke with 5 apiece.  Starbird collected 4 blocks.
The Bobcats (7-1) will return to their home court on Tuesday, December 1, at 7 PM to take on Baptist Bible College.