Eagles Overpower Bulldogs On The Road

Friday, February 06, 2015

Springfield, Ill.~ In one of their worst shooting performances of the season, the Bulldogs could not take down a high-flying Eagles' offense as Williams Baptist College (Ark.) sent the Bulldogs packing with a 87-53 loss Thursday evening.

The Eagles and Bulldogs traded baskets for much of the first half with BenU leading by six with 12:24 left on the clock. WBC would capitalize on some key Bulldog turnovers and tear the score differental wide open, going into the half with a 52-31 lead. WBC never looked back in the second, holding BenU Springfield to just 22 points and a .241 shooting percentage. 

Clavontae Brown ended the night as the Bulldogs leading scorer with 14 points and three steals. Senior Stephan Shepherd tallied 13 points, while Thomas Dillard added eight of his own and three steals on the night. The Bulldogs drop to 9-13 on the season, 6-9 in the American Midwest Conference with eight regular season games to play. 

BenU Springfield will face off against Lyon College (Ark.) on Saturday, February 7th at Becknell Gymnasium on the LC campus. The game versus the Scots will be available on the Scots Sports Network HERE; Live video will cost a one-time fee of $7.95, while live stats will be FREE for viewing in the portal. 

2014-15 Men's Basketball
Wednesday, February 11, 2015
Bulldogs Down Lynx In AMC Showdown
Monday, February 09, 2015
Bulldogs Even Series Against Scots
Friday, February 06, 2015
Eagles Overpower Bulldogs On The Road
Sunday, January 25, 2015
Bulldogs Outlast Owls In Second Meeting
Friday, January 23, 2015
Bulldogs Fall On The Road To Spartans
Tuesday, January 20, 2015
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