Presbyterian 103, Montreat 73

Al’Lonzo Coleman and Khalid Mutakabbir combined for 39 points as

Presbyterian beat Montreat 103-73 on Friday night in the season

opener for both teams.

Entering the second half with a 48-38 lead, Coleman and

Mutakabbir led Presbyterian on a 30-8 run that put the contest out

of reach. During the run, Coleman scored 12 points while Mutakabbir

hit three shots from 3-point range. Coleman finished with 21 points

and Mutakabbir tallied 18.

Presbyterian shot well throughout the second half, making 72.4

percent (21 of 29) of their field goal attempts and hitting seven

3-pointers.

Six Presbyterian players scored in double figures and the Blue

Hose bench outscored Montreat’s 48-25.

Dustin Harris paced Montreat, scoring 20 points and grabbing 15

rebounds. But the Cavaliers couldn’t keep up offensively, shooting

40.8 percent (29 of 71) from the field, 23.1 percent (3 of 13) from

beyond the arc. They also committed 14 turnovers.