USC Aiken picks up a home win over Claflin
Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2019
AIKEN, S.C. - The University of South Carolina Aiken men's basketball team won a 78-64 decision over Claflin Wednesday evening.
The Pacers are now 3-5 on the season.
Head coach Mark Vanderslice's squad was led by Shaquan Jules' team-best 16 points. He narrowly missed out on a double-double with a team-high nine rebounds as well.
Gus Rowland accounted for 13 points on two-of-three shooting from distance. He also snagged six rebounds.
Xzavier Barmore netted 12 points to go along with five assists. For good measure, Barmore registered gained three rebounds.
Faison Brock totaled 11 points, eight boards, two assists and two steals while Robert Hill chipped in nine points and six rebounds.
For the game, USC Aiken hit 27-of-55 from the floor (49 percent), including nine-of-17 from downtown (53 percent). The squad held a six-to-four edge on the break.