LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. - All eight Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference men's basketball teams competed over the holiday break, with a couple more teams opening up their conference schedules.
Austin College and Centenary College began SCAC play just before the end of 2017, with the Gents coming out on top in a 91-63 victory. Centenary joins the University of Dallas atop the league standings, both at 1-0 early in the conference schedule.
The two teams also hold the best overall records, with the Crusaders at 7-3 and the Gents at 7-4.
Southwestern University won its only game over the break, defeating McMurry University, 85-74. The Pirates moved to 4-6 on the season.
Trinity University dropped to 6-5 on the season, the third best record in the league, after a pair of losses in a trip to the northwest last week.
Colorado College split their games at the Pikes Peak Classic, defeating Cornell College, 69-65, but falling to Hardin-Simmons University in overtime, 84-81.
For links to box scores and recaps from all of the action over the holiday break, click below:
This Week's Leaders:
Points/game (22.0): Ryan Ogden, Southwestern
Rebounds/game (14.0): Ryan Ogden, Southwestern
Assists/game (6.7): Darrius Colvin, Dallas
Steals/game (4.7): Kam Hogan, Austin College
Blocks/game (3.0): Spencer Levi, Dallas
*FG percentage (84.0): Spencer Levi, Dallas (22-25)
+FT percentage (91.7): Ryan Ogden, Southwestern (11-12)
#3FG percentage (71.4): John Hatch, Colorado College (5-7)
*minimum of 4 FGs made per game
+minimum of 2.5 FTs made per game
#minimum of 1.5 3FGs made per game
This Week's Results:
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