|Defiance at Transylvania Box Score
LEXINGTON, Ky. Defiance ran into a red-hot Transylvania team on Saturday and fell 74-50 to the host Pioneer squad. The game was the second-straight contest in which DC’s opponent shot 57 percent or better from the floor en route to handing the Jackets a road loss.
Transylvania drilled 14-of-24 shots in the opening period for 58.3 percent, while the Jackets struggled to half the made shots in the same amount of attempts for a 29.2-percent clip.
The difference translated into a 37-19 lead at intermission for Transy and sent the Pioneers to the 24-point victory.
Anthony Pettaway connected on seven-of-10 shots and hit a free throw for his team-leading 15 points. C.J. Johnson added nine points and Eric Stolly and Bryan Post each score six off the bench for the Yellow Jackets.