Basketball Postgame Notes
Chattanooga at Kennesaw State
KSU Convocation Center - Kennesaw, Ga. - Nov. 24, 2012
- Chattanooga captured a 65-51 win at Kennesaw State...UTC is now 2-4, while KSU is 1-6.
- The Mocs are now 4-1 all-time against the Owls...2-0 at KSU Convocation Center.
- Head Coach John Shulman is 134-131 in his ninth season...2-1 vs. the Owls.
- Today is just the second road game of the season (at Kansas)...Chattanooga plays just one road contest in December at LSU on the 11th.
- First road win since February 26, 2011 at Samford, 77-72 (OT).
- +21 rebounding margin ties for a season high (Tennessee Temple)...the Mocs entered the game leading the SoCon at +9.8 per game...they've had an advantage of 10 or more on the glass four times this season.
- 14 offensive rebounds for UTC compared to just 12 defensive rebounds for KSU...sixth straight game with 12 or more on the offensive glass...the last time it posted six in a row was eight straight in 2010 (Louisville-Reinhardt).
- 18-4 advantage in second chance points today...now has a 113-26 margin for the season (14.5 pts per game).
- Had a 20-point lead mid-way through second half for largest lead against a DI opponent this season...the second time that 20-point margin was attained was a Farad Cobb three-pointer which capped a four-point trip at 8:26.
- Chattanooga shot a season-best 51.2 percent (21-41) from the field...attempted just seven 3pt baskets on the night...just 17 3pt attempts over last two contests.
- The Mocs limited KSU to just 33.3 percent shooting (12.5% from 3pt range)...that's a season low for an opponent in 2012-13.
- Potential NBA prospect Markeith Cummings had 16 pts and two rebounds for the Owls...averaged 25.0 ppg, 6.0 rpg and 2.5 apg shooting 48.3% FG (14-29), 50.0% 3pt (4-8) & 85.7% FT (18-21) in his first two meetings with the Mocs.
Junior Forward Z. Mason
- 14 points, eight rebounds and four blocks in 25 minutes of play.
- Shot 6-12 from the field and 2-2 from the FT line.
- Four blocks is a career high…last time the Mocs had four blocks from one player was DeAntre Jefferson at Richmond (11/22/09).
Freshman Guard Gee McGhee
- 12 points making 4-7 FG, 1-2 3pt & 3-5 FT.
Sophomore Guard Ronrico White
- 10 points and four rebounds...8-12 from FT line, 5-6 in the final 1:23.
Senior Forward Drazen Zlovaric
- 10 points and seven rebounds...3-5 FG & 4-4 FT.
- Five of his seven rebounds came on offensive glass...SoCon leader in offensive boards.