Huntington, West Virginia – mica handlogten He tallied career-high points (19) and rebounds (19) for 27 points. Tevion Kinseybeat the Marshall University men’s basketball team (13-4, 2-2 Sun Belts) 81-66 at home before defeating the Coastal Carolina Chanticleers (7-8, 1-3 Sun Belts) Saturday afternoon at the Kam Henderson Center. belt). .
The win ended the Herd’s two-game skid.
‘It was a good win for us,’ Hurd’s men’s basketball head coach and D’Antoni said after the win. “Today we brought juice and showed it.”
CCU took the herd’s lead to single digits 51-43 with 11:11 remaining after an 8-2 run.
“We came out today and we had a ferocious side,” Handlogten said. I think we scored three right after the start.From that moment on, we all locked in. We all stuck together.” Together, we were able to play very well. ”
However, the marshals got the train back on track with an 11-2 run from the 10:45 mark to 7:24. Kinsey and Handlogten each made free throws to start the advantage.
“I want to throw the first punch every game,” Kinsey said. “We threw the first punch and he went on a 10-game winning streak. As you can see, when you throw the first punch it’s hard to keep up. cause it.”
Andrew Taylor This was followed by a three-point bucket from one of Kinsey’s game-high nine assists in the contest. Taylor scored his 17 points and took eight boards to win.
The run capped off with Handlogten’s first collegiate goal, giving Marshall their biggest 17-point lead in the game, 62-45. Helped herd hands the rest of the way.
Kinsey has scored 20+ points in his 10th game this season and has 20+ points and 5+ assists in his sixth.
Handlogten recorded his sixth double-double of the season, ranking first among new students in the nation. 10 rebounds or more in 10 games. The Huntersville, N.C. native also blocked five of his shots in his career-high 37 minutes.
Taylor has scored 10 or more points in all 17 games this season.
Twelve of Marshall’s 13 wins this season have led by 10 points or more.
The flock will be back in action Thursday as it hosts the Southern Miss Golden Eagles at 9 p.m. at the Kam Henderson Center.
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