fall to 19th ranked Maryville 74-47
Gee and Tyran Thompson each score 10 points in loss
(WC Press Release) Maryville, TN (January 3, 2004) -- The Wilmington
College Quakers fell to 19th ranked (d3hoops.com) Maryville College
on Saturday by a 74-47 score.
Quakers were led by Stephen Gee (West Milton/Milton-Union) and Tyran
Thompson (Middletown/Middletown) who each scored 10 points in the
The Quakers fell behind on a pair of three point baskets by the
hosts, before the Green and White clawed back and tied the game
at eight five minutes into play. The game remained within single
digits, as WC trailed by just three with 4:53 to play in the half
before the hosts rattled of an 11-0 run, and the lead didn't get
to within single digits the rest of the way.
Maryville started the second half the way the ended the first, as
they opened play after halftime with a 14-0 run, improving their
lead to 28 points with 14 minutes to play, and cruised the rest
of the way in the 27-point win.
Gee and Thompson led the way with 10 points while David Guy (Webb
City, MO/Webb City) scored eight and Darrick Barga (Ansonia/Ansonia)
added five. Guy pulled down a team-best 11 rebounds in the loss
while Luke Wolfinbarger (Franklin/Franklin) dished out two assists.
was led by Sidney Ellis who scored 16 points while Walden Buttram
scored 11 and pulled down a dozen rebounds.
the loss the Quakers fall to 1-9 on the season, while Maryville
improves their record to 8-3.
next game for the Green and White is on Wednesday, January 7 when
the team travels to New Concord, Ohio to face off against the Muskies
of Muskingum College with tip-off set for 7:30 p.m.