JWU Basketball Opens Up Conference Play at Warner on Saturday

JWU Basketball Opens Up Conference Play at Warner on Saturday

NORTH MIAMI, Fla. (November 15, 2019) -- The Johnson & Wales (Fla.) men's and women's basketball teams travel to Lake Wales, Florida, to take on the Warner Royals in a Sun Conference doubleheader at the Turner Athletic Center (Royal Way, Lake Wales, FL 33859) on Saturday, November 16. Game time for the women is set for 2:00 p.m. The men's game is slated for a 4:00 p.m. tipoff.


JWU at Warner (doubleheader)

Date: Saturday, November 16
Location: Lake Wales, Fla.
Venue: Turner Athletic Center (Royal Way, Lake Wales, FL 33859)

Women's Game

Johnson & Wales (Fla.) (3-0, 0-0 TSC) vs. Warner (1-2, 0-0 TSC)
Game Time: 2:00 pm   
Live Stats
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Men's Game

Johnson & Wales (Fla.) (2-3, 0-0 TSC) vs. No. 21 Warner (6-0, 0-0 TSC)
Game Time: 4:00 pm (approximately 30 minutes after the women's game)
Live Stats
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JWU Women's Basketball

Last time out:
Junior Tianna Ayulo and sophomore Jordan McDuffie combined for 30 points as the Johnson & Wales (Fla.) women's basketball team improved to 3-0 following a 74-52 win over Trinity Baptist (0-2) on Thursday night.

Ayulo posted her first double-double of the season, scoring a team-high 17 points and grabbing and game-high 10 rebounds versus the Eagles. The native of Hollywood, Florida, also registered a game-high five steals. McDuffie scored 13 points on 6-of-11 shooting from the floor in 26 minutes of action.

Sophomore Carol Hadot led the Wildcats with seven assists. The product of Oceanside, California, added eight points and recorded five boards in the contest.

JWU shot 49.3 percent from the floor (33-of-67) and was 8-of-17 from the free-throw line (47.1 percent). TBC converted 20-of-45 from the floor (44.4 percent) and was 5-of-16 from 3-point range (31.3 percent). JWU forced 25 Eagle turnovers, resulting in 21 points for the Wildcats.

2019-20 Leaders
Points: Tianna Ayulo – 19.3 ppg
Rebounds: Shykim Gillion – 8.7 rpg
Assists: Shikal Gillion – 2.7 apg

2019-20 Game Highs

Points

22

Tianna Ayulo vs Florida National (11/05/19)

Field Goals Made

10

Tianna Ayulo vs vs Florida National (11/05/19)

3-Point FG Made

2

Lexie Jackson vs Virgin Islands (10/18/19)

Rebounds

14

Two times

Assists    

7        

Three times

Steals   

5        

Tianna Ayulo vs Florida National (11/05/19)

Blocked Shots      

3        

Two times

 
The Matchup

  WU JWU
  1 - 2 3 - 0
Scoring 157 226
Points Per Game 52.333 75.333
Scoring Margin -15.000 22.000
Field Goals 53 94
Field Goal Percentage 0.308 0.431
3-pt FG 15 6
3-point FG Percent 0.242 0.125
3-point FG made per game 5.000 2.000
Free Throws 36 32
Free throw pct 0.735 0.444
Rebounds 125 153
Rebounds per game 41.667 51.000
Rebounding Margin -0.333 13.333
Assists 35 48
Assists per game 11.667 16.000
Turnovers 76 42
Turnovers per game 25.333 14.000
Turnover margin -9.333 10.000
Assist/Turnover Ratio 0.461 1.143
Steals 32 37
Steals per game 10.667 12.333
Blocks 10 15
Blocks per game 3.333 5.000

 


JWU Men's Basketball

The last time: Shooting 14-of-26 (53.8 percent) from 3-point range, the Johnson & Wales (Fla.) men's basketball team (2-3) earned an 83-74 win over Point Park (2-2) on Sunday afternoon.

Trailing 39-36 at the half, the Wildcats went 10-of-11 from beyond the arc in the second half en route to the team's second-straight win.

Freshman Tyler Poindexter led all Wildcats with a career-high 24 points. The native of Plano, Texas, shot 7-of-10 from the floor, including 4-of-6 from 3-point land in the first20-point outing of his JWU career. Freshman Alex Doane added 18 points on 6-of-10 shooting from beyond the arc. It marked the fifth-straight game in which the native of Boca Raton, Florida, reach double digits in scoring. Doane also recorded a team-high five assists and a team-best eight boards.

Freshman Dante Pace (13) and sophomore Tristan Stephens (10) rounded out the Wildcat's top scorers.

JWU finished the game shooting 45.8 percent from the floor (27-of-59) to go along with its hot shooting from 3-point range. Point Park ended the afternoon converting 38.4 percent of its shots from the floor (28-of-73) and was 8-of-34 from downtown (8-of-34).

The Pioneers held a 46-35 edge in rebounding and held a 20-8 advantage on the offensive glass.

2019-20 Leaders

Points: Dante Pace – 16.2 ppg
Rebounds: Tristan Stephens – 7.8 rpg
Assists: Alex Doane – 3.6 apg


2019-20 Game Highs

Points

28

Dante Pace vs. Florida National (11/5/19)

Field Goals Made

10

Tristan Stephens at Florida College (11/01/19)

3-Point FG Made

6

Three times

Rebounds

15

Kevin Rostamian vs Cumberland (TN) (11/02/19)

Assists    

8       

Vince Ventulan at Florida College (11/01/19)

Steals   

4       

Tristan Stephens at Point Park (11/10/19)

Blocked Shots      

2        

Three times

 

The Matchup

  WU JWU
  6 - 0 2 - 3
Scoring 621 384
Points Per Game 103.500 76.800
Scoring Margin 26.667 -7.200
Field Goals 224 133
Field Goal Percentage 0.561 0.432
3-pt FG 49 55
3-point FG Percent 0.395 0.359
3-point FG made per game 8.167 11.000
Free Throws 124 63
Free throw pct 0.697 0.733
Rebounds 211 177
Rebounds per game 35.167 35.400
Rebounding Margin 3.500 -6.400
Assists 125 75
Assists per game 20.833 15.000
Turnovers 104 65
Turnovers per game 17.333 13.000
Turnover margin 6.000 -0.200
Assist/Turnover Ratio 1.202 1.154
Steals 65 32
Steals per game 10.833 6.400
Blocks 17 14
Blocks per game 2.833 2.800

 


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About JWU Athletics: JWU Athletics is home to more than 150 student-athletes in 11 different sports. Established in 1998, JWU Athletics is a member of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) and the Sun Conference. Athletic events are held the Wildcat Center and the Miami Shores Recreation Complex (9825 NE 7th Ave., Miami Shores, FL 33138)

About JWU: Founded in 1914, Johnson & Wales University is a private, nonprofit, accredited institution with approximately 13,000 graduate, undergraduate and online students at its four campuses in Providence, Rhode Island; North Miami, Florida; Denver, Colorado; and Charlotte, North Carolina. An innovative educational leader, the university offers degree programs in arts and sciences, business, culinary arts, design and engineering, education, health and wellness, hospitality, nutrition and physician assistant studies. Its unique model integrates arts and sciences and industry-focused education with work experience and leadership opportunities, inspiring students to achieve professional success and lifelong personal and intellectual growth. The university's impact is global, with alumni from 125 countries pursuing careers worldwide. For more information, visit jwu.edu.

 

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