Bluefield Falls 97-70 to Appalachian State - Recap

Bluefield Falls 97-70 to Appalachian State - Recap

Bluefield was run off the court by Appalachian State on Monday as they blasted them 97-70 at Holmes Convocation Center.

Appalachian State got 23 points from Mike Neal and another 16 points from Tab Hamilton. Chris Burgess contributed 4 assists, while Michael Obacha cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.

Bluefield got a 13-point performance from Nequan Melvin, who was supported by 12 points from Devin Page. Devin Page had 3 assists in a losing cause for Bluefield, while Eric Dukes grabbed 9 rebounds.

Appalachian State hit the break leading 53-41 before taking care of business in the second half.

The rebound battle favored Appalachian State as they grabbed 39 boards, while Bluefield only had 30.