The Wildcats’ starting lineup Friday night was sophomore guard Jacob Pullen, junior guard Denis Clemente, sophomore forward Dominique Sutton, senior forward Darren Kent and junior forward Luis Coln... Pullen,
Four Wildcats’ scored in double figures on Friday night... The last time that
The Wildcats wore lavender uniforms on Friday night, which originated in the mid-70’s when head coach Jack Hartman was tired of the jerseys being labeled “dull” and asked Jim Knight of Knight Sportswear in Salina, Kan., to come up with something more colorful to give the Wildcats a boost... It was the first time the Wildcats’ wore the lavender version of the uniforms since facing
Dominique Sutton set two new career highs on Friday night... He put up 13 points, passing his previous career high of 12 points vs.
Jacob Pullen scored 17 points on Friday night... He was 6-of-15 (.400) shooting and was perfect at the line hitting all three of his free throw attempts... He also led the Wildcats with five assists.
The Wildcats scored 48 points in the first half... The last time the Wildcats scored at least 40 points in a first half was against
Denis Clemente led all scorers with 19 points in his first career game as a Wildcat... Nine of his 19 points came from the free-throw line.
Ron Anderson had an impressive evening as he tied his career high with 12 rebounds... He also scored nine points and added four assists in the 19 minutes played.
The attendance on Friday night was 9,070...
Buchi Awaji, Denis Clemente, Victor Ojeleye, Jamar Samuels, and Justin Werner all played and scored in their first career games as Wildcats.