Belmont defeats Stetson 82-57
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP)—Alex Renfroe scored 16 points to lead four other Belmont players in double figures in an 82-57 win over Stetson on Saturday.
Renfroe added six rebounds, seven assists and four steals for the Bruins (6-6, 2-1 Atlantic Sun Conference). Matthew Dotson finished with 15 points, Jon House scored 13, Keaton Belcher had 12 and Shane Dansby added 10.
The Hatters (5-6, 2-1 Atlantic Sun) were led by Kris Thomas, who scored 15 points. A.J. Smith chipped in with 14 points, and Garfield Blair added 12 points and eight rebounds.
Belmont’s Jonny Rice made a 3-pointer with 4:18 remaining in the first half to spark a 14-5 run. The Bruins took a 48-26 halftime lead.
Belmont shot 54.5 percent from the floor (30-for-55), and 40 percent from 3-point range (10-for-25).
Stetson shot 36.1 percent (22-for-61), and were outrebounded 39-31.