Chattanooga Mocs Basketball Postgame Notes
Reinhardt at Chattanooga
McKenzie Arena - Chattanooga, Tenn. - Dec. 21, 2012
- Chattanooga runs away with 108-78 win over Reinhardt...UTC is now 3-7, while the Eagles drop to 5-7.
- Mocs are now 2-0 against Reinhardt...both meetings were played on December 21st...90-1 against non-DI competition since the move to DI in 1977-78.
- Head Coach John Shulman is 135-135 in his ninth season...2-0 against Reinhardt
- UTC led 60-33 at the break...1st time with 50+ first-half points since recording 53 against College of Charleston (January 17, 2011)...1st time with 60 or more since 62 to open the 2009-10 season scoring 62 against Virginia Intermont (11/13/09).
- 108 is the most points since 111 in double OT win over UNCG on January 27, 2011.
- 56 rebounds are the first time with 50 or more since grabbing 50 against Western Carolina on January 5, 2012...most since 56 last year on December 29 in the Dr Pepper Classic first round win over Longwood...Chattanooga was +30 on the glass for the game, 56-26, +20 in the second half alone (30-10)...four Mocs had seven or more rebounds.
- Season-best 56.8 percent shooting performance from the field...made 42 of 74 shots...shot 39 of 61 (63.9%) inside the arc.
- The Mocs closed out the final 14:10 of the first half with a 52-23 run to put the game out of reach.
- 64 of UTC's 108 points came in the paint...Reinhardt managed just 24 in the same area.
- 24 fast break points is a season-best for Chattanooga.
Sophomore forward Martynas Bareika
- 1st career double-digit game with 20 points...shot 6-8 from the field, 1-1 from 3pt range and 7-8 from the free throw line.
- Career-high seven rebounds
- Career-high three steals.
Freshman guard Alex Bran
- 1st career double-digit game with 12...has 20 points in his last two games (10.0 ppg).
- Shot 4-6 FG, 0-2 3pt and 4-4 FT.
- Season highs of three assists and two steals.
Freshman guard Farad Cobb
- 14 points on 5-10 FG, 0-3 3pt and 4-6 FT shooting.
- 1st double-digit game since 21 at Kansas (11/15).
- Tied season high with three assists...also recorded three steals.
Freshman guard Gee McGhee
- Season-high seven rebounds.
Junior forward Sam Watson
- Season-high eight rebounds led the Mocs.
Senior forward Drazen Zlovaric
- Season-high 20 points on 10-15 shooting...2nd career 20-point contest.
- 7th double-digit scoring night of season, 26th of his career.