USC Aiken men win, women fall in Peach Belt Tournament

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Wednesday, March 6, 2019
AIKEN, S.C. – The No. 16 University of South Carolina Aiken men's basketball team jumped out to an early lead and posted a 90-74 victory over Lander Wednesday evening in the PBC Quarterfinal.

(MGN Online)

The Pacers improve to 25-4 on the season. The Bearcats finish the year at 12-17.

Xzavier Barmore registered a double-double while establishing a school record with 17 assists. He added 17 points, seven rebounds and three thefts as well.

Ty'lik Evans scored a team-best 22 points. He added a game-high six steals to go along with six assists and five rebounds. Faison Brock accounted for 17 points, seven rebounds and a pair of blocks while rookie Shaquan Jules came off the bench to net 14 points and grab six rebounds.

Morrow, Ga– The University of South Carolina Aiken women's basketball team lost a 59-44 contest at Clayton State in the PBC Quarterfinal Wednesday evening.

The Pacers conclude the season with an 16-13 record.

Head coach Mark Miller's team was led by Kyrie' Chandler's 18 points. Kwajelin Farrar accounted for 13 points and eight rebounds. Melyk Taouil tallied 11 points, five rebounds, four steals and four assists.

Star Toomey came off the bench to snag a game-high 16 rebounds to go along with a pair of blocks.