Scores

Final

American U 71

(4-7, 2-6 away)

MD-E Shore 58

(2-8, 2-2 home)

    2:00 PM ET, December 29, 2013

    Hytche Arena, Princess Anne, Maryland

    1 2 T
    AMER 39 3271
    UMES 27 3158

    Top Performers

    American: K. Kager 15 Pts, 7 Reb, 3 Ast, 1 Stl

    Maryland-Eastern Shore: H. Baxter 13 Pts, 5 Reb, 2 Stl

    American U knocks off Md-Eastern Shore 71-58

    Associated Press

    PRINCESS ANNE, Md. -- Kyle Kager scored 15 points and pulled down seven rebounds to lead American over Maryland-Eastern Shore 71-58 on Sunday.

    American (3-7) also got 15 points apiece from John Schoof and Jesse Reed. The Eagles shot 57 percent from the floor, including 8 of 17 from beyond the arc.

    Maryland-Eastern Shore (2-7) was led by Hakeem Baxter with 13 points. KyRee Jones added 12 and Shane Randall 10. The Hawks went 16 of 51 from the field (31 percent) and just 2 of 15 on 3-pointers.

    American used a 10-point run early in the game, behind treys by Schoof and Reed, to take control of the game en route to a 39-27 halftime lead.

    The Hawks were able to cut the lead to seven on a Baxter layup with 4:50 left in the game, but got no closer down the stretch.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    AMER
    UMES
    Points 71 58
    FG Made-Attempted 24-43 (.558) 16-51 (.314)
    3P Made-Attempted 8-17 (.471) 2-15 (.133)
    FT Made-Attempted 15-19 (.789) 24-32 (.750)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 21 (0/0) 21 (0/0)

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