Stonehill (2-0, 0-0 NE-10)
Assumption (2-0, 0-0 NE-10)
Wednesday, November 18, 2015 - 7:30 p.m.
Laska Gymnasium - Worcester, Mass.
LAST MEETING: Stonehill 86, Assumption 71 (2/11/15 at Easton, Mass.) RECAP
Last Time Out: Stonehill 90, Georgian Court 82 (11/14/15 at Easton, Mass.) RECAP
Streak: Won 2
#11 Ryan Logan (Jr, F, Fredericktown, Ohio) - 29.0 ppg, 57.5% FG%, 50% 3pt%, 81.8% FT%, 9.0 rpg, 2.5 apg, 1.0 spg, 1.0 bpg
#10 Carter Smith (Sr, G, Columbus, Ohio) - 20.0 ppg, 61.1% FG%, 64.3% 3pt%, 81.8% FT%, 3.5 rpg, 1.0 spg
#40 Jimmy Walsh (Jr, F, Manasquan, N.J.) - 11.0 ppg, 54.5% FG%, 60% 3pt%, 4.5 rpg
Notes: Stonehill is receiving votes in the NABC Division II preseason poll and ranked sixth in the D2SIDA East Regional poll released this week... The Skyhawks opened their season with a pair of wins over Post University and Georgian Court University at its Stonehill Tip-Off Classic on Friday and Saturday... Junior forward Ryan Logan dominated the weekend and earned Spalding NE-10 Player of the Week honors for the second time in his career on Monday... Senior guard Carter Smith also averaged 20 points per game and shot over 60-percent from the field and three-point range to add support... Senior guard Adam Bramanti (Middleton, Mass.) pulled down seven rebounds per game over the weekend, including a career-high ten in Friday night's win over Post... Stonehill ranks seventh in the NE-10 for scoring (85.5 ppg), fifth for field goal percentage (50.4%), seventh for three-point percentage (43.5%), seventh for scoring defense (74.5 ppg) and fifth for rebound margin (+8.0/gm)... Head Coach Chris Kraus '06 is in his third season at the Skyhawks helm with a 29-28 (.509) record.
Last Time Out: Assumption 69, Post 63 (11/14/15 at Easton, Mass.) RECAP
Streak: Won 2
#21 Declan Soukop - 19.5 ppg, 50% FG%, 50% 3pt%, 84.2% FT%, 3.5 rpg, 2.5 apg, 1.0 spg
#12 Reilly Reid - 14.0 ppg, 60% FG%, 55.6% 3pt%, 100% FT%, 4.0 rpg, 1.5 apg
#05 Kamali Bey - 10.5 ppg, 50% FG%, 1.5 rpg, 1.5 apg, 1.5 bpg
Notes: Assumption, under the direction of former Stonehill assistant Michael Harding, in his first season, also opened its season with a pair of wins over Georgian Court and Post at the Stonehill Tip-Off Classic... The Greyhounds were led by the hot shooting of junior guard Declan Soukop over the weekend... Assumption ranks fifth in the NE-10 for scoring defense (71.0 ppg), fourth for FG% defense (39.2%) and third for three-point field goal percentage defense (27.9%) and steals per game (7.0), while ranking fourth for free-throw percentage (79.6%).