February 02, 2015

Bobcats Take Down Tigers

Austin ArnallThe Bobcats, currently ranked #15 in NAIA DII, grabbed another victory Saturday evening, as they defeated Central Christian College by a score of 87-77.

The Bobcats opened up slowly, down 7-0 before Derek Daniels scored the team’s first field goal.  However, shooting improved to 54.5%, including six treys to take the ‘Cats into the locker room at the half with a 44-33 lead.  The second half found Central Christian playing a tighter game, but they were never able to draw closer than a 9-point deficit.

Leading the Bobcats was Cameron Paschke with 24 points and 5 assists.  Once again, the Bobcats had multiple players (Alex Santiago-16, Ethan Murray-15, and Derek Daniels-11) with double-digit scoring.  Daniels led the 'Cats in rebounds with 8.

The Bobcat victory takes their record to 5-2 in conference and 16-5 overall for the season.  They will head north to play York and Central Christian this weekend.

Photo of Paschke: Austin Arnall