Raiders roll the fighting Scots of Ohio Valley

FAIRBORN, Ohio – The Wright State men’s basketball team defeated Ohio Valley 98-68 Tuesday night at the WSU Nutter Center to run its record to 5-4.

Game Breakdown
First Half (47-30)

*It was a quick rebound basket for freshman Loudon Love to start the scoring just 10 seconds into the game.
*Love continued his strong play to finish the first half with 12 points, tying Mark Hughes for the game lead.
*Love also has grabbed five rebounds in his 15 minutes.
*WSU shot 76% (19-25) from the field in the first half and 75% (6-8) from three.
*Freshman Jaylon Hall continued to shine with seven points and two assists in 11 minutes
*Raider freshmen accounted for 25 of the 47 points as Everett Winchester pitched in six points.
*WSU scored 24 points in the paint and 10 off nine Ohio Valley turnovers.

Second Half (98-68)
*Five Raiders scored in double figures, led by Hall with 17 points.  Love had 16 points and nine rebounds; Hughes ended with 16 points as did Grant Benzinger while Winchester collected 14 points.
*The Raiders shot 65% from the field (35-54) and 50% from three (10-20).
*47 points came from the WSU freshmen.
*Ohio Valley had 21 turnovers.
*All Raiders scored but one.

Key Numbers
*The Raiders outscored the Scots 42-28, off turnovers 24-16 and second chance points 12-4 but narrowly off the bench 38-37.
*The 98 points were the most scored by the Raiders since 106 against Detroit Mercy on Jan. 20, 2017.

Next Up
The Raiders will host Kent State Saturday at 3 pm. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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