William & Mary dominates Milligan in 126-69 win
Dec. 17, 2017
WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) — Nathan Knight scored 21 points, Justin Pierce added 20 points to go with 10 rebounds and William & Mary set a school record for most points in a single game with a 126-69 win over NAIA Milligan College on Sunday.
William & Mary (7-3) had six players in double figures and never trailed, shooting 65 percent from the field (43 of 66) and controlled the glass 42-26.
Matt Milon, who finished with 19 points, sank a 3-pointer early in the opening half to stretch the Tribe's advantage to 19-8 and the margin stayed in double figures the rest of the way.
Connor Burchfield and Luke Loewe had 13 points apiece and graduate student Cole Harrison had a career-best 10 for the Tribe.
Milligan tied the game at four early in the opening half with Will Robinson's layup but the Tribe responded with a 10-0 burst to take control. Daxton Bostian led Milligan with 13 points. The game is considered an exhibition matchup for Milligan.