NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Ian Clark tied a season high and Trevor Noack set a career mark as each scored 30 points to help Belmont set a season scoring high in a 107-72, Ohio Valley Conference victory over Southeast Missouri State Thursday night.
Clark was 12-of-14 shooting and made 4 of 5 from 3-point range, while Noack made 10 of 16 from the floor and 3 of 5 from deep. Kerron Johnson added 13 points and J.J. Mann 11 as 11 Bruins scored.Belmont (12-4, 3-0) shot 61.5 percent (40 of 65) from the field and made 11 of 23 3-point tries.The Redhawks (10-8, 2-2) committed 20 turnovers while making 44.4 percent (28 of 63) of their shots, though only 26.9 percent (7 of 26) from 3-point range.Tyler Stone led Southeast Missouri State with 18 points.Belmont embarked on a 12-2 run early for a 19-9 lead and led 48-29 by halftime.
Trevor Noack and Ian Clark of Belmont both scored 30 points in the Bears' win over Southeast Missouri State; the first pair of teammates each to score 30+ points in a Division I game this season.
The feat was achieved three times last season, most recently by Jaron Jones and Mike DiNunno of Eastern Kentucky on Jan 28, 2012.