Men’s Basketball Drops Sun Conference Opener, 110-90

Men’s Basketball Drops Sun Conference Opener, 110-90

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LAKE WALES, Fla. (November 16, 2019)
– The Johnson & Wales (Fla.) men's basketball team (2-4, 0-1 TSC) dropped its Sun Conference opener to the No. 21-ranked Warner Royals (7-0, 1-0 TSC), 110-90, on Saturday evening.

The Wildcats were led by senior Sidney Alcena, who posted 18 on 6-of-10 shooting from the floor. Also reaching double-figures were Alex Doane (13), Tyler Poindexter (12), Michael Stuart (11), and Tristan Stephens (10).

JWU finished the game shooting 34-of-64 from the floor (53.1 percent) and was 50.0 percent from 3-point range (15-of-30). WU converted 56.5 percent from the floor (35-of-62) and drained 9-of-20 from downtown (45.0 percent).

The Wildcats will host the Keiser Seahawks on Saturday, November 23. Game time is scheduled for 4:00 p.m.

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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


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