Sherry leads Elon against Presbyterian after 24-point game

Elon Phoenix (2-8) at Presbyterian Blue Hose (2-9)

Clinton, South Carolina; Thursday, 12 p.m. EST

BOTTOM LINE: Elon visits the Presbyterian Blue Hose after Sam Sherry scored 24 points in Elon’s 101-69 victory over the JWU Charlotte Wildcats.

The Blue Hose are 2-1 in home games. Presbyterian is ninth in the Big South with 20.5 defensive rebounds per game led by Marquis Barnett averaging 3.9.

The Phoenix have gone 0-3 away from home. Elon has a 2-6 record in games decided by 10 points or more.

TOP PERFORMERS: Winston Hill is scoring 10.6 points per game and averaging 4.3 rebounds for the Blue Hose. Crosby James is averaging 1.5 made 3-pointers over the last 10 games for Presbyterian.

Zac Ervin averages 2.4 made 3-pointers per game for the Phoenix, scoring 11.0 points while shooting 33.3% from beyond the arc. Sean Halloran is averaging 13.2 points, 5.2 assists and 1.9 steals for Elon.

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