Owls Unable to Overcome First Half Deficit at Lindenwood-Belleville

3 years 7 months 2 weeks ago November 07, 2012 Nov 7, 2012 Wednesday, November 07 2012 Wednesday, November 07, 2012 8:30:14 AM CST in Basketball
Source: John Roushkolb - Press Release

BELLEVILLE, IL -- The William Woods University men's basketball team couldn't overcome a .156 shooting pace from the floor in the first half as they fell 82-65 to Lindenwood University-Belleville. Jonathon Nutt led the Owls with 15 points on the night as the Owls outscored the Lynx 47-40 in the second half.

The Owls were only able to make two field goals over the first 13 minutes of the contest, adding five free throws as they trailed 10-33 with just under seven minutes left in the first half.

William Woods was able to stabilize down the stretch, going into the locker room at halftime trailing 18-42.

A 13-0 spurt by the Owls narrowed the gap to 14, with 2:43 left, but they couldn't pull any closer down the stretch.

The Owls finished the night hitting at a .309 pace from the floor to a .500 mark from Lindenwood-Belleville. The Owls improved to .318 from distance on the night with a 5-of-10 second half performance, and hit at a .571 pace from the free throw line.

Next up for the Owls is tournament action at the Bosch Financial Shootout, hosted by Mount Mercy University. WWU is set to open tournament action on Friday against St. Ambrose. Tipoff for the game is set for 4 p.m.

More News

Grid
List
CLAYTON (AP) — An eastern Missouri husband and wife are accused of stealing more than $300,000 from a casino after... More >>
2 hours ago June 25, 2016 Jun 25, 2016 Saturday, June 25 2016 Saturday, June 25, 2016 2:24:00 PM CDT in News
COLUMBIA - Emergency medical personnel responded to a cardiac arrest call in the 2900 block of Leeway Drive at 6:48... More >>
3 hours ago June 25, 2016 Jun 25, 2016 Saturday, June 25 2016 Saturday, June 25, 2016 12:40:00 PM CDT in News
COLUMBIA (AP) — The Missouri Ethics Commission has dismissed a complaint against Republican attorney general candidate Josh Hawley. The... More >>
4 hours ago June 25, 2016 Jun 25, 2016 Saturday, June 25 2016 Saturday, June 25, 2016 11:59:06 AM CDT in News
BOONVILLE - Hundreds of mid-Missourians lined Main Street in Boonville Saturday morning to celebrate the history of the city with... More >>
4 hours ago June 25, 2016 Jun 25, 2016 Saturday, June 25 2016 Saturday, June 25, 2016 11:58:00 AM CDT in News
PERRYVILLE (AP) — A rural Missouri county along the Mississippi River is gearing up for visitors who will arrive next... More >>
5 hours ago June 25, 2016 Jun 25, 2016 Saturday, June 25 2016 Saturday, June 25, 2016 11:16:12 AM CDT in News
JEFFERSON CITY (AP) — Gov. Jay Nixon this past week signed legislation to give Missouri teachers support in working with... More >>
5 hours ago June 25, 2016 Jun 25, 2016 Saturday, June 25 2016 Saturday, June 25, 2016 10:55:00 AM CDT in News
COLUMBIA (AP) — Supporters of a transmission line that would carry wind power from western Kansas to the East Coast... More >>
5 hours ago June 25, 2016 Jun 25, 2016 Saturday, June 25 2016 Saturday, June 25, 2016 10:51:10 AM CDT in News
SPRINGFIELD (AP) — A federal appeals court has ruled that a discrimination lawsuit against Springfield, Missouri-based Bass Pro Shops can... More >>
5 hours ago June 25, 2016 Jun 25, 2016 Saturday, June 25 2016 Saturday, June 25, 2016 10:41:37 AM CDT in News
COLUMBIA — Gretchen Maune said losing her sight has made her "more fearless." She wanted to stretch herself by learning... More >>
11 hours ago June 25, 2016 Jun 25, 2016 Saturday, June 25 2016 Saturday, June 25, 2016 4:55:00 AM CDT in News
BOONVILLE - A train crashed into a car near the Isle of Capri Casino and Missouri River Friday night. ... More >>
16 hours ago June 25, 2016 Jun 25, 2016 Saturday, June 25 2016 Saturday, June 25, 2016 12:04:00 AM CDT in News
CLAYTON (AP) — A judge says attorneys for the city of Ferguson and other defendants in a wrongful-death lawsuit brought... More >>
19 hours ago June 24, 2016 Jun 24, 2016 Friday, June 24 2016 Friday, June 24, 2016 8:47:00 PM CDT in News
HOLTS SUMMIT- The Better Business Bureau is warning mid-Missouri about a new scam, where scammers claim to represent Ameren UE.... More >>
20 hours ago June 24, 2016 Jun 24, 2016 Friday, June 24 2016 Friday, June 24, 2016 7:32:00 PM CDT in News
COLUMBIA- The Boone County Fire Protection District got an upgrade on Friday. It showed off 10 of its shiny... More >>
21 hours ago June 24, 2016 Jun 24, 2016 Friday, June 24 2016 Friday, June 24, 2016 7:04:00 PM CDT in Continuous News
COLUMBIA - The recent heat wave in mid-Missouri has already caused problems with the roads. And now it's causing major... More >>
21 hours ago June 24, 2016 Jun 24, 2016 Friday, June 24 2016 Friday, June 24, 2016 6:50:00 PM CDT in News
COLUMBIA - Some drivers in Missouri could soon be rolling down the road of the future. The Missouri Department... More >>
21 hours ago June 24, 2016 Jun 24, 2016 Friday, June 24 2016 Friday, June 24, 2016 6:48:00 PM CDT in News
COLUMBIA - Residents of Columbia say they are feeling more satisfied than ever when it comes to calling City Hall... More >>
22 hours ago June 24, 2016 Jun 24, 2016 Friday, June 24 2016 Friday, June 24, 2016 5:36:00 PM CDT in News
JEFFERSON CITY - Your next ride with Uber or Lyft will be different than last time. Governor Nixon signed... More >>
23 hours ago June 24, 2016 Jun 24, 2016 Friday, June 24 2016 Friday, June 24, 2016 4:32:00 PM CDT in News
JEFFERSON CITY - Three new troopers have been assigned to Troop F in mid-Missouri, according to Sgt. Scott White of... More >>
1 day ago June 24, 2016 Jun 24, 2016 Friday, June 24 2016 Friday, June 24, 2016 4:11:00 PM CDT in News
Columbia, MO
Broken Clouds 92°
5pm 92°
6pm 91°
7pm 89°
8pm 87°

Select a station to view its upcoming schedule:

Coming Up Next

3:30p
2016 U.S. Summer Olympic Trials
5:00p
NO FAT FRIED FOODS - YES! REALLY!
5:30p
NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt
3:00p
Pieces of April
5:00p
Crazy Talk
5:30p
Crazy Talk

Tonight's Schedule

7:00p
2016 U.S. Summer Olympic Trials
8:00p
2016 U.S. Summer Olympic Trials
7:00p
Family Guy
7:30p
Family Guy
8:00p
Bob's Burgers
8:30p
Bob's Burgers
9:00p
KOMU 8 News @ Nine on The CW
9:30p
Seinfeld