UCA Tops Eagles In Exhibition Game

Cory Wilhelm and the Eagles took a loss against UCA in an exhibition game Monday night.

University of Central Arkansas 93, University of the Ozarks 52
Exhibition Game for Ozarks
Records: University of the Ozarks (0-1), UCA (2-1)
Monday, Nov. 12, 2018
Conway, Ark. | Farris Center 

The University of Central Arkansas opened the game on a 37-3 run and never let the Eagles back into the game taking a 93-52 win. The game was an exhibition for the Eagles. UCA hit 60 percent from the field in the first half to head into intermission with a 47-19 lead. In the second half, the Eagles made a run behind a trio of three-pointers. Skyler Barnes drilled back-to-back shots from long-range and Tim Turpin hit another to trim the deficit to 53-32. Turpin's layup at the 15:00 mark of the second half put the deficit at 19 points. But the Bears controlled the rest of the game.

Scoring - Tim Turpin (9)
Rebounding - Jacobe Davis, Zach Bobo (3)
Assists - Ethan Bowman, Bryson Johnson, Derrick Godley (2)

UCA opened the game with a 37-3 run.

Zach Bobo had a highlight reel dunk in the first half. Bobo finished with eight points.
After hitting just 2-of-16 in the first half from the three-point line, the Eagles made 6-of-15 in the second half.

Bryson Johnson, Ethan Bowman, Cory Wilhelm, Skyler Barnes, Tim Turpin

The Eagles will host University of Dallas November 20.