WINSTON-SALEM ST. OVERWHELMS BRONCOS 86-65

FSUBRONCOSDOTCOM Anthony Shelton led the way for Fayetteville State with 17 points
FSUBRONCOSDOTCOM
Anthony Shelton led the way for Fayetteville State with 17 points
FSUBRONCOSDOTCOM

Jan. 26, 2013

Final Stats

FAYETTEVILLE, NC - Winston-Salem State (15-3 Overall, 8-1 CIAA, 2-1 Div.) beat the winter storm on its way to Fayetteville yesterday and beat Fayetteville State 86-65 tonight in Felton J. Capel Arena. Justin Glover scored a game-high 21 points for the Rams, who led at halftime 43-25. Anthony Shelton (Cary, NC) and Tyrrel Tate (Raleigh, NC) also scored in double-figures with 17 and 16 points respectfully.

The Rams knocked down a three-pointer in the opening seconds which quickly led to an 8-0 run in the first three minutes. WSSU continued to control the advantage; increasing the lead to 20 (43-23) with 38 seconds left prior to intermission. The Rams continued in the second half creating a lead of 27 (77-50) with 3:27 left in the game.

Anthony Shelton led the way for Fayetteville State (8-10, 3-6, 0-3) in the first half with 13 points. He finished the game 6-of-13 from the field, with one three-pointer made, and 4-of-4 in free throws. Tyrrel Tate was 5-of-12 in shooting and 5-of-6 from the line. He also made one three-pointer.

Fayetteville State struggled throughout the game. The Broncos were 34.8% (8-of-23) accurate in shooting in the first half and 50% (13-of-26) in the second. Although FSU was 8-of-10 in free throws prior to intermission, it dropped to 57.9% (11-of-19).

Winston-Salem State forced 21 turnovers which led to 29 points. Nineteen of the points were in the first half. FSU had a total of 29 turnovers.

Although the Rams made 46.9% of its field goals, 38.5% (10-of-26) of them were three-pointers.

Fayetteville State will take on the Shaw Bears on Wednesday night in Raleigh, NC. The Rams will travel to Johnson C. Smith in Charlotte.

 

 

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