Badowski, Longwood rout Div. III Averett 81-53
FARMVILLE, Va. (AP) Ryan Badowski came off the bench to score 21 points and Lotanna Nwogbo added 15 as Longwood beat Division III Averett 81-53 on Friday night.
Badowski scored all of his points from behind the arc, accounting for 7 of the team’s 11 3-pointers. Shaquille Johnson added 12 points for the Lancers.
Longwood finished the first half on a 23-7 run and continued to extend the difference, leading by as many as 32 points after the break.
The Lancers grabbed just 18 total rebounds – compared to 29 for Averett – but forced 18 turnovers.
Carter Jones finished with 17 points for Averett. The Cougars shot 50 percent from the field but went 0 for 8 from behind the arc.
The matchup was the last exhibition game for the Cougars, who will face off against Lynchburg College on Tuesday in regular-season play.
Longwood plays James Madison on Wednesday.