W College Basketball Preview: Montreat College vs. Reinhardt University

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As the Montreat College Cavaliers prepare to face off against the Reinhardt Eagles, fans from both sides are buzzing with excitement. The Reinhardt Eagles, boasting an impressive 23-1 overall record and a 19-1 mark in their conference, are coming off their first loss of the season against Bryan College. Despite the setback, the Eagles have shown resilience and skill throughout the season, with standout performances from players like Ashley Woodroffe, who has been a significant offensive weapon, and Maria Sanchez Ponce, despite her absence in the last game.

The team’s strengths are evident in their statistics, with an average of 81.9 points per game and a solid shooting efficiency from the field (45.3%), beyond the arc (35.5%), and from the free-throw line (68.4%). Their defensive prowess is also notable, holding opponents to an average of 60.1 points per game. On the other side, the Montreat Cavaliers have put together a solid season with a 16-10 overall record and a 13-7 conference record.

NAIA GAME BROADCAST INFO:

2024 Regular Season, NAIA Conference Game
Montreat Cavaliers vs Reinhardt Eagles
Date
: February 17th | Time: 1:30pm EST
Location: Brown Athletic Center – Waleska, Georgia
TV: Southeast Sports Network | TV: ETC Now
Radio: Unavailable | Stats: Eagles Athletics
Announcer(s)
: Gabriel Schray, Lorenzo Robinson

The Cavaliers are looking to bounce back from a recent loss to Milligan University, a game that highlighted both their strengths and areas for improvement. Virginia Edmondson has been a standout player for the Cavaliers, leading the team in scoring with her ability to consistently hit shots from all over the court. The Cavaliers’ statistics reflect a more balanced approach, with an average of 67.9 points per game on 39.2% shooting from the field and a commendable effort on the defensive end, allowing an average of 58.8 points per game to their opponents.

Key players to watch include Reinhardt’s Ashley Woodroffe, who has consistently led her team in scoring, and Montreat’s Virginia Edmondson, whose scoring ability can change the course of a game. Additionally, players like Maria Sanchez Ponce for Reinhardt, if available, and Aebri Graham for Montreat, will be crucial in their teams’ efforts to secure a win.

Tune in at 1:30 PM via the Southeast Sports Network. Your source for live and free basketball across the southeast.

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