Centenary has 4 big scorers in win over Western Illinois
SHREVEPORT, La. (AP)—Tyrone Hamilton scored 21 points as Centenary had four players in double figures and the Gents took a 95-88 Summit League win over Western Illinois on Thursday.
Lance Hill added 19 for the Gents (8-10, 2-4) while Nick Stallings had 13 and Chase Adams added 17.
James Washington, who came off the bench for Western Illinois, led all scorers with 28. David Nurse, who was 5-of-6 from 3-point range, added 26, while David Jackson had 13 and Jerryck Owens-Murrey had 12 for the Leathernecks.
Both teams had similar field goal percentage numbers—48 percent for Western Illinois compared to 47.3 percent for Centenary and they were close in rebounding as well, 35 for Centenary and 34 for Western Illinois.