MEN'S BASKETBALL VS. OTTERBEIN

Men’s Basketball Bested at John Carroll

Men’s Basketball Bested at John Carroll

The Muskingum men's basketball team fell in their first Ohio Athletic Conference contest of the season at John Carroll, 115-74, on Saturday evening

The Basics

  • Records: Muskingum (1-4 overall, 0-1 OAC), John Carroll (5-0 overall, 1-0 OAC)
  • Location: University Heights, Ohio – Anne C. DeCarlo Center

Inside the Numbers

  • Devon Peart paced the Muskie offense with 15 points and grabbed a career-high seven rebounds.
  • Marcus Dempsey tallied 10 points and three rebounds.
  • Cameron Miller and Rashay Douglas each added eight points, while Miller collected five rebounds.
  • As a team, the Muskies went 23-for-58 from the field, 6-for-24 from the arc, and 22-for-28 at the free throw line.
  • Five Blue Streak players netted double-digit scoring.
  • Matthew Csuhran led all scorers with 25 points, while John Cirillo and Allen Stokes each added 18 points, Antonio Vuyancih chipped in 15 points, and Jimmy Berger had 10 points.
  • The Blue Streaks made 45.4% of their shots, 42.9% of their three pointers, and ended the contest hitting 83.3% of their free throws.

Game Highlights

John Carroll jumped out to an 18-2 lead through the opening eight minutes of play. The hosts continued to pour on the points as they shot 44% (22-of-50) from the floor in the first to lead, 54-28, at the half.

The Blue Streaks dominance continued in the second half as they hit 14-of-30 (46.7%) from the field en route to winning the opening OAC contest.

Up Next

  • Muskingum will return to the Anne C. Steele Center to hosts Capital on Thursday, December 7 for an 8:00 p.m. tip-off.