ECSU Struggles Offensively; Loses Third Straight Game
December 5, 2009
ELIZABETH CITY, NC - The Saint Augustine’s College Falcons won their fifth straight contest with a 65-46 win over Elizabeth City State University Saturday evening at the RL Vaughan Center.
Chris Jordan led three Falcons in double figures with a game high 23 points including 4-7 shooting from behind the 3-point arc. Steven Brignol scored 13 points while Hayward Fain added a double-double of 16 points and 11 boards.
The Falcons (5-1, CIAA 4-0) shot a solid 44 % from the floor including 10-18 from beyond the 3-point line (55%). SAC hit seven three-pointers in the first half helping to engineer a 33-19 lead at the intermission.
The Falcons also dominated the boards with a commanding 42-28 edge which led to 17 second chance points for the visitors. ECSU shot only 30% from the field for the game while the Falcons dominated the paint 24-8.
Marquie Cooke was the only Viking to register double figures with 24 points off the bench.
ECSU (3-4, CIAA 1-3) will return to action on December 17th when they travel to Barton College in Wilson, NC. For more information on ECSU Athletics, visit www.ecsuvikings.com.