Comprehensive up-to-date news coverage

HomeNewsBellarmine hosts Eastern Kentucky after Blanton's 20-point game

Bellarmine hosts Eastern Kentucky after Blanton’s 20-point game

Published on

Eastern Kentucky Colonels (13-8, 6-2 ASUN) at Bellarmine Knights (9-12, 4-4 ASUN)

Louisville, Kentucky; Thursday, 6:30 PM EST

Bottom line: Eastern Kentucky will visit the Bellarmine Knights after Devontae Blanton scored 20 points in Eastern Kentucky’s 74-59 win over the Austin Peay Governors.

The Knights are 5-4 in home games. Bellarmine is eighth in the ASUN at 35.9% shooting from downtown, led by Langdon Hatton at 100.0% shooting from 3-point range.

The Colonels went 6-2 against ASUN rivals. Eastern Kentucky is sixth in the ASUN shooting 36.3% from 3-point range.

Thursday’s game is the first conference meeting between the two teams of the season.

TOP PERFORMANCE: Juston Betz is averaging 8.3 points, 3.3 assists and 1.5 steals for the Knights. Garrett Tipton is averaging 11.7 points over his last 10 games for Bellarmine.

Blanton is averaging 15.6 points per game with 6.5 rebounds and 2.8 assists for the Colonels. Michael Moreno is averaging 12.1 points and 6.1 rebounds on 42.9 percent shooting over his last 10 games for Eastern Kentucky.

LAST 10 GAMES: Knights: 4-6, averaging 61.6 points, 26.1 rebounds, 13.8 assists, 6.7 steals and 1.6 blocks per game on 45.2 percent shooting from the field. Their opponents are averaging 65.1 points per game.

SportsScott Rolen elected to Baseball Hall of Fame American skier Shiffrin wins record 83rd World Cup race

Colonels: 8-2, averaging 75.5 points, 37.1 rebounds, 15.0 assists, 7.7 steals and 5.0 blocks per game on 42.9 percent shooting from the field. Their opponents are averaging 70.5 points.


The Associated Press produced this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.

Follow us on Google News for latest updates and information.

Latest articles

St. Thomas records a home run against South Dakota

South Dakota Coyotes (9-12, 4-5 Summit) at Saint Thomas Tommies (14-9, 5-5 Summit)Saint Paul,...

Pope and UCSD host UC Riverside

UCSD Tritons (8-13, 3-6 Big West) at UC Riverside Highlanders (14-7, 7-2 Big West)Riverside,...

Expect a meeting of like-minded parties for Lok Sabha polls: Nitish

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Friday said he was "waiting" for a meeting...

More like this

Wheat sowing so far 0.37 units; crop condition good

Area sown to wheat in the ongoing rabi season has so far increased marginally...

Argentina Men and New Zealand Women get off to a good start at the Sydney Rugby Sevens

SYDNEY (AP) - The Argentina men and New Zealand women carried their recent winning...

The low-cost fashion chain H&M reports a loss for the 4th quarter

STOCKHOLM (AP) - Low-cost fashion brand H&M said Friday that the closure of its...

Hitachi Terminal Solutions India opens global manufacturing unit for cash recycling machines in Bengaluru

Hitachi Terminal Solutions India inaugurated its global Cash Recycling Machines (CRM) manufacturing facility here...

Sagan to stop road racing, 2024 Olympic mountain bike goal

SAN JUAN, Argentina (AP) — Three-time world champion Peter Sagan will ride a farewell...

Masaba Gupta, Satyadeep Mishra are married

Fashion designer Masaba Gupta and actor Satyadeep Mishra have tied the knot, the couple...