Bowman's Big Night Pushes Eagles Past Belhaven

Ethan Bowman hit five three-pointers and scored 28 points in a win over Belhaven.

GAME DETAILS
University of the Ozarks 90, Belhaven University 65
Records: University of the Ozarks (4-11, 3-4 ASC), Belhaven University (6-7, 2-5 ASC)
Thursday, January 10, 2018
Jackson, Miss. | Heidelberg Gymnasium

THE BASICS
The Eagles had a strong shooting night from the field hitting 54 percent, including 52 percent from the three-point line, and made 81 percent from the free throw while riding the hot hand of Ethan Bowman. Bowman poured in 16 first half points and 12 more in the second half to score 28 points. He hit 5-of-7 from the three-point line. The Eagles led 41-33 at halftime and then scored 49 points in the second half. The Eagles also had a balanced attack distributing the ball as three players had five or more assists. The team totaled 25 assists in the game, with Bryson Johnson leading the way with nine. The Eagles never trailed in the game. 

LEADERS
Scoring - Ethan Bowman (28)
Rebounding - Tim Turpin (7)
Assists - Bryson Johnson (9)

KEY STATISTICS
The Eagles hit 54 percent from the field, 52 percent from the three-point line and 81 percent from the free throw line in the game.

NOTABLES
Ethan Bowman scored his collegiate-high 28 points on 5-of-7 shooting from the three-point line.
Bryson Johnson dished out nine assist. He ranks second in ASC in assists per game with 4.5.

OZARKS STARTERS
Bryson JohnsonEthan Bowman, Tim TurpinKelvin KnightLance Gardner

UP NEXT
The Eagles will travel to Pineville, Louisiana, to face Louisiana College January 12.