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Acquaah carries California Baptist over UC Irvine 68-60

Dec. 8, 2019 12:39 AM EST

IRVINE, Calif. (AP) — Milan Acquaah had 26 points as California Baptist defeated UC Irvine 68-60 on Saturday night. Glenn Morison had 12 points and 11 rebounds for California Baptist (5-4). Ferron Flavors Jr. added 12 points. Brandon Boyd had 11 points and seven rebounds for the visiting team. Collin Welp...

Samford uses 2nd-half spurt to down Houston Baptist

Dec. 7, 2019 10:20 PM EST

Jalen Dupree scored 23 points and Josh Sharkey added 18 points with 15 assists and five steals and Samford pulled away from Houston Baptist 113-90 on Saturday. Brandon Austin added 21 points and nine rebounds for the Bulldogs (6-5) which shot 37 of 57 (65%) including 13 of 21 (62%) from beyond the 3-point arc....

Viral video reignites LGBTQ debate at Quaker school

Dec. 5, 2019 5:57 PM EST

(RNS) — The video begins with Reid Arthur striding on stage in shorts and a glittering, iridescent hoodie. The George Fox University senior was participating in a lip sync dance number at his school set to Taylor Swift’s “You Need to Calm Down,” complete with a troupe of backup...

Acquaah leads California Baptist past UC Riverside 79-67

Dec. 5, 2019 12:24 AM EST

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — Milan Acquaah scored 24 points with seven rebounds and six assists as California Baptist beat UC Riverside 79-67 on Wednesday night, snapping a two-game skid. Ferron Flavors Jr. added 13 points and five rebounds for the Lancers (4-4) who ended UC Riverside’s four-game...

Cuffee carries Liberty over Trinity Baptist 87-28

Dec. 3, 2019 12:20 AM EST

LYNCHBURG, Va. (AP) — Elijah Cuffee had 15 points as Liberty stretched its season-opening win streak to 10 games, rolling past Trinity Baptist 87-28 on Monday night. Scottie James had 14 points for Liberty which is 10-0 for the first time in school history. Colton Reed added 12 points. Caleb Homesley had...

Johnson, Ware help S.F. Austin beat Arlington Baptist

Dec. 2, 2019 11:24 PM EST

NACOGDOCHES, Texas (AP) — Cameron Johnson had 22 points and Roti Ware added 18 as six Stephen F. Austin players scored in double figures and the Lumberjacks beat NCCAA-member Arlington Baptist 114-49 on Monday night. Gavin Kensmil scored 13 points while grabbing 10 rebounds for Stephen F. Austin (7-1)...

Hoppo carries S. Utah over West Coast Baptist 126-40

Nov. 29, 2019 5:48 PM EST

CEDAR CITY, Utah (AP) — Jarryd Hoppo had 25 points as Southern Utah easily defeated West Coast Baptist 126-40 on Friday. Cameron Oluyitan added 22 points and nine rebounds for the Thunderbirds. Harrison Butler had 16 points and 11 rebounds for Southern Utah (4-3). Maizen Fausett added 16 points and seven...

No. 3 Stanford holds off Cal Baptist 83-78 in Victoria

Nov. 29, 2019 1:40 AM EST

VICTORIA, British Columbia (AP) — Nadia Fingall scored 18 points, Kiana Williams had 15, and Lexie Hull had 13 points and 10 rebounds as No. 3 Stanford held off Cal Baptist 83-78 Thursday night at the Greater Victoria Invitational. The Cardinal (6-0) built a big lead before the Lancers (7-1) rallied over...

Hagedorn scores 29, South Dakota holds off Calif. Baptist

Nov. 28, 2019 12:20 AM EST

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — Tyler Hagedorn hit 11 of 13 from the floor to total 29 points with 10 rebounds as South Dakota held off a California Baptist rally for an 84-83 victory on Wednesday night. The Coyotes had a comfortable lead, 50-32, at the break but had to mount their own rally to come back for the...

Smellie lifts Idaho State over West Coast Baptist 102-43

Nov. 27, 2019 11:42 PM EST

POCATELLO, Idaho (AP) — Austin Smellie came off the bench to score 16 points to carry Idaho State to a 102-43 win over West Coast Baptist of the NCCAA on Wednesday night. Jared Stutzman had 16 points for Idaho State (3-3). Chidi Udengwu added 13 points and 12 rebounds. Coreyoun Rushin had 10 points for the...