Bulldog Cagers Split At Blue Mountain
November 4, 2013By Scott Wallace of Fisk University
Darryl Miller and Cam Lewis
BLUE MOUNTAIN, Miss. - The Fisk Bulldog basketball teams traveled to Mississippi and came back with a spilt in their games with the Blue Mountain Toppers. Both Bulldog teams fought back from deficits to make the games interesting at the end.
The Lady Bulldogs (1-1) fell in the opener 65-62. Fisk came back down double digits numerous times. Junior Stevonna Scott had another impressive outing in the loss. Scott led all scorers with 27 points. Lady topper Anna Brooke Page was key down the stretch going 12 of 14 from the free throw line to lead her team with 22 points. Senior Janine Davis added 11 and sophomore Rashida Ademesu had 10 for the Lady Bulldogs.
The Fisk men (1-0) came back down eight points late in the second half to score the victory in their 2013-14 opener. All American Darryl Miller picked up where he left off last year. The senior scored a game high 25 points and grabbed 10 rebounds. Junior Cam Lewis added 19 points and eight rebounds for Fisk. Two Bulldogs had impressive debuts. Freshman Walter Arnold scored 12 point in his first collegiate game and junior college transfer Jason Evans added 10.
The Lady Bulldogs will be back in action Wednesday as they will take on Lipscomb University in an exhibition game. The men will take on Bethel (TN.) College on Tuesday at home. Game time is 7pm.