January 06, 2017

Hyler Scores 20 as Bobcats Defeat Grace U

BobcatsThe Bobcats notched their fourth consecutive win as freshman DeMon Hyler tallied a season-high 20 points to lead the Bobcats over Grace University (Neb.) on Friday afternoon..  

Hyler was joined in double-digit scoring by Ethan Davidson (17 pts.), Chandler Hall and Cameron Paschke (14 ea.), Heath Carmichael (13), and Kiefer Starbird  (11).  It was a banner day for many, as Starbird picked up his second double-double on the season, pulling down 14 rebounds, and Hall's 14 points represented a  career high.

The Cats shot an impressive 50.7% from the field, with Hyler and Carmichael contributing 3-of-3 and 3-of-5 respectively from the 3-point line.

The Bobcats’ season record has improved to 9-6 with Friday's win. The Bobcats will play on the road against NAIA DI William Woods University (12-4) on Tuesday.  Both the men's and women's teams are scheduled to return to their home court next Saturday, January 14, to face Crowley’s Ridge College at 2 and 4 p.m.