Bulls Fall 75-68 To Bethune-Cookman in OT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - Antonio Webb scored nine of his 30 points in overtime to lead Bethune-Cookman past South Florida 75-68 Wednesday.

Webb and Michael Williams II each scored five points during a 14-3 run that tied the score at 59 with 37 seconds to go. Turnovers foiled two bids by South Florida(6-6) to win in regulation.

In overtime, Webb took charge to lift the Wildcats (4-6) to their first victory in 13 games in the series.

Solomon Jones gave South Florida its biggest lead at 56-45. He contributed 15 points, seven rebounds and four blocked shots before fouling out with 2:31 left in the second half.

James Holmes paced the Bulls with 22 points. Teammates McHugh Mattis and Chris Capko each had 10.

Sam Barber scored 17 points and grabbed nine rebounds for Behune-Cookman. Williams had 14 points and 10 rebounds.

Webb hit four of his five three-pointers in a first half that included seven lead changes and six ties. South Florida led 32-29 at halftime.

 Bethune-Cookman was not awarded a free throw until Barber hit a pair three minutes into the second half. The Wildcats finished with 17 points from the line, including 10 in the extra session.

 

Game Leaders

Bethune-Cookman

Antonio Webb
PPG Reb Asst FG% Min
30 3 2 .529 42

South Florida

James Holmes
PPG Reb Asst FG% Min
22 2 1 .389 45
Bethune-Cookman South Florida
Assists K Crumbley 5 C Capko 6
Rebounds M Williams II 10 M Richardson 13
Steals A Webb 3 M Richardson 2
Blocks M Williams II 1 S Jones 4
Minutes M Williams II 44 J Holmes 45

 
Starters
Name Min Reb Ast PF Pts
A Webb, G 42 3 2 4 30
S Barber III, F 34 9 2 5 17
M WilliamsII, C 44 10 1 3 14
K Crumbley, F 33 3 5 4 2
B Edwards, G 27 2 0 4 1

Bench
Name Min Reb Ast PF Pts
A Taylor 17 1 2 1 9
C Williams 10 3 0 1 2
W Murray 8 1 0 1 0
R Mitchell 10 1 0 1 0
Starters
Name Min Reb Ast PF Pts
J Holmes, G 45 2 1 4 22
S Jones, C 39 7 2 5 15
M Mattis, F 32 10 0 4 10
C Capko, G 42 2 6 3 10
M Buckley, F 39 8 1 5 8

Bench
Name Min Reb Ast PF Pts
M Richardson 25 13 0 0 3
R Prophete 3 0 0 1 0
Complete Box Score
Next Game

Bethune-Cookman

Date Time Team
12/31 5:00 pm GaTech

South Florida

Date Time Team
12/30 7:00 pm UAB

 


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