ColumbiaMagazine.com
Printed from:

Welcome to Columbia Magazine
 


























 
Christmas Classic: Lindsey Wilson 65. Washington Adventist 65

Strong second half propels Lindsey Wilson men's basketball to 67-65 victory over Washington Adventist in Lindsey Wilson Christmas Classic game played before 134 in attendance
Next: Lindsey Wilson Men's Basketball hosts Brescia, (Owensboro, KY) at 6pmCT, Tuesday, January 3, 2017, at Biggers Sports Center, 367 Spickard Street, Columbia, KY.

By Anthony Latessa
Sports News from Lindsey Wilson College

COLUMBIA, KY - The Lindsey Wilson men's basketball team defeated No. 17-ranked in NAIA Division II Washington Adventist (MD) 67-65 on day two, Saturday, December 17, 2016, of the Lindsey Wilson Christmas Classic Saturday at Biggers Sports Center.


Charles Sutton led the Blue Raiders (11-5) with a game-high 20 points. Allen Costley chipped in with 12 points and Dmitry Utolin recorded his first double-double of the season with 12 points and a career-high 12 rebounds. Lindsey Wilson limited the Shock (12-1) to just 37.1 percent shooting from the field.

The Blue Raiders jumped out to a quick 6-0 lead in the beginning of the first half. The two teams traded baskets until Washington Adventist went on an 8-0 run to take a 15-12 lead. Lindsey Wilson cut the lead to 17-16 before the Shock went on a 7-0 run. The Blue Raiders trailed 43-31 at the half as Washington Adventist shot 51.6 percent from the field in the half and 6-of-7 from three.

The Blue Raiders limited the Shock to just 22 second half points and 22.6 percent from the field and 2-of-10 beyond the arc. Lindsey Wilson went on an 8-0 run to cut the Washington Adventist lead to 48-45. From the 6:51 mark in the second half until 32 seconds left the Blue Raiders scored 13 of the next 14 points.

Charles Vines led the Shock with 15 points shooting 5-of-6 from three and Tyrus Fleetwood chipped in with 13.


This story was posted on 2016-12-18 05:08:54
Printable: this page is now automatically formatted for printing.
Have comments or corrections for this story? Use our contact form and let us know.


 

To sponsor news and features on ColumbiaMagazine, please use our contact form.

 

























 
 
Quick Links to Popular Features


 

ColumbiaMagazine.com content is available as an RSS/XML feed for your RSS reader or other news aggregator.
Use the following link: http://www.columbiamagazine.com/columbiamagazinerss.php.

Contact us: Columbia Magazine and columbiamagazine.com, PO Box 906, Columbia, KY 42728.
By phone: 270-403-0017. By e-mail: webmaster@columbiamagazine.com


Please use our contact page, or send questions about technical issues with this site to webmaster@columbiamagazine.com. All logos and trademarks used on this site are property of their respective owners. All comments remain the property and responsibility of their posters, all articles and photos remain the property of their creators, and all the rest is copyright 1995-Present by Columbia! Magazine and D'Zine, Ltd. Privacy policy: use of this site requires no sharing of information. Voluntarily shared information may be published and made available to the public on this site and/or stored electronically. Anonymous submissions will be subject to additional verification. Cookies are not required to use our site. However, if you have cookies enabled in your web browser, some of our advertisers may use cookies for interest-based advertising across multiple domains. For more information about third-party advertising, visit the NAI web privacy site.