CVCC sweeps past Bishop State

January 29, 2011 

MOBILE, Ala. -- Chattahochee Valley Community College ran out to a 14-2 lead and never looked back, beating Bishop State 64-41 on Saturday.

The lead could have been more. The Pirates were 3-for-13 from the free-throw line in the first half. They corrected bettered that stat in the second half, hitting all seven shots.

CVCC led 34-23 at half.

Shan Basley led all scorers with 21 points. Matika Sterling added 11 for CVCC.

@z-BR Agate Bold Centered:Saturday at Bishop State

CVCC (64)

Shan Basley 21, Matika Sterling 11, Hubbard 9, Hudson 9, Richmond 6, McNeill 8

Bishop State (41)

Christy Reese 17, Witherspoon 2, Montgomery 6, Roberts 4, Adams 2, Lymon 8

Team records: CVCC 21-3, 7-0. Bishop State 8-14, 2-4. Next: CVCC at Alabama Southern on Thursday at 6:30 p.m.

@BR Scoreline:CVCC 51, BISHOP STATE 46

MOBILE, Ala. -- Chattahoochee Valley Community College held Bishop State to just eight second-half points in the Pirates win.

It was the Pirates second straight win to put them above .500 (4-3) in region play.

CVCC was down 38-26 at half and outscored Bishop State 25-8. Marquis Williams led the Pirates with 11 points.

@z-BR Agate Bold Centered:Saturday at Bishop State

CVCC (51)

Marquis Williams 11, Samuels 8, Brown 7, Williford 7, Washington 6, Bolden 4, Mason 2

Bishop State (46)

Jeremy Bailey 11, Blackmon 9, Davis 6, Dixon 6, Nugent 5, Eager 4, Johnson 4, Long 2

Team records: CVCC 9-16, 4-3 ACCC South; Bishop State NA. Next: CVCC hosts Jeff Davis on Tuesday at 7 p.m.

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