Greensboro, NC — The Greensboro College menâ€™s basketball team couldnâ€™t regroup from a lopsided loss to Christopher Newport on Friday night as they fell today to Shenandoah 72-66.
The loss dropped The Pride to 5-7 in conference play and 11-14 overall. The sixth-seeded Pride will play its first round conference tournament game on the road next Tuesday at Shenandoah.Shenandoah improved to 16-9, 6-6 in conference and likely will host a first-round tournament game.
Senior guard Adam Nicholson led The Pride with 25 points on 9-13 shooting. R.J. Smith added 18 points. He shot 7-11 from the field and hit four 3-pointers. The Pride shot well from the field (48.0%) but couldnâ€™t overcome the one-two punch of Onyie Onunaku and Jeremiah Lawrence, who scored 18 and 16 points respectively.
The win with the 100th victory for eight year SU Head Coach Rob Harris.
See full USAS MBB bracket at: http://www.usasouth.net/news/08mbasketballseed.htm
GC record 11-14, 5-7; Streak L2; Up next TBA
Seniors Nicholson and Bruce Zamuel were honored before the game on senior night.