Maret’s Incredible Season Keeps Rolling
Maret now stands at 10-0 in MAC play this year. Just two games stand between them and a perfect record in conference play. And Maret should be favored by double digits in both of those games.
On Friday evening Maret routed Saint James 65-46. In fact Maret led 20-2 after the first quarter (see video) and Saint James didn’t score their first field goal until the 7:18 mark in the second quarter.
After the first quarter the game was over. Saint James would never cut the lead to single digits.
So lets discuss how the game was won in the first quarter.
Basically, Saint James did not come out ready to play. Saint James shot 0-9 in the first quarter. Maret shot 8-17. Saint James shot 2-4 from the line. Maret was 1-1. Saint James had 0 assists, 3 turnovers, and 1 offensive rebound in the quarter. Maret had 5 assists, 0 turnovers, and 3 offensive rebounds.
Drake Goddard scored a game high 18 points for Maret. Jalen Barnes added 12, as did Steffen Davis. Obi Enechionyia led Saint James with 15 points, 15 rebounds, and 7 blocks.