Barton Tops Lees-McRae, 82-59

WILSON, N.C. - The Lees-McRae College Bobcats men's basketball team dropped a 82-59 Conference Carolinas game to the Barton College Bulldogs Saturday night.

Aaron Woodacre compiled 19 points to pace the Bobcats. Sam Youse followed with 12, and Stephen Haymer had ten. Jesse Hoots handed out a team high six assists.

L.J. Dunn had 14 points and 12 rebounds, and David King posted 11 points and 12 rebounds to register double-doubles for the Bulldogs. King also blocked three shots. Aaron Suggs knocked down a game-high 15 points for Barton and dished out five assists.

Barton claimed a 42-29 advantage on the glass including 15 offensive rebounds that led to 21 second chance points. Lees-McRae only had nine offensive rebounds and eight second chance points.

The Bulldogs outshot the Bobcats 48 percent to 38 percent.

Barton improves to 14-4 overall and 10-1 in the conference, Lees-McRae falls to 1-21 overall and 1-11 in the conference.

Lees-McRae will travel to Pfeiffer University in their next action Wednesday, February 4th at 7:30 p.m.

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Pictured: Aaron Woodacre