Centre's record-breaking season ends: Colonels finish 26-3
RELEASED: March 10, 2008
Ohio Wesleyan would carry over their momentum from the first half and never relinquish the lead back to the Colonels. The Battling Bishops continued their domination of the boards by grabbing 34 total rebounds compared to Centre's 27.
Ohio Wesleyan was also able to increase their overall shooting percentage to 60.9 percent, and their three-point accuracy went up to 50 percent in the second half. Centre was unable to maintain their strong shooting from the first half and dropped down to 36.7 percent overall from the field and 26.7 percent from behind the arc.
The Centre College Colonels had four players in double digit figures. Senior Thomas Britt and sophomore Danny Noll both added 15 points to the effort; senior Matt Nestheide and junior T.C. Thomason contributed 10 points each.
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