The Ducks beat Central Arkansas 96-82 on Wednesday night. The Bears relied heavily on Jordan Howard to score them points and he delivered. Howard finished with 35 points on 12-17 shooting from the field and 8-9 from the three-point line. Other than him, the rest of the team shot 18-35 from the field. For the Ducks, Payton Pritchard led the way with 24 points on 4-6 shooting from three-point range and MiKyle McIntosh chipped in 17 points and 6 boards. Along with Pritchard and McIntosh, Troy Brown scored 14 points, helping the starting trio combine for 55 of the team’s 96 total points. Also, in the absence of Paul White, M.J. Cage saw extended minutes and had 11 points and 4 rebounds. The Ducks out rebounded the Bears 34-25 and they are now 10-0 on the season when outrebounding opponents. The Ducks next game is Dec. 29th at home against Utah at 7 pm.
Game Story (by Naveed Habibelahian)
Keith Smith and M.J. Cage