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Coach Carmichael Earns 100th Career Victory

Coach Carmichael Earns 100th Career Victory
La Roche men's basketball head coach Hermie Carmichael earned his 100th career victory on Monday afternoon at Hilbert. La Roche overcame a slow start to pick up the 93-79 road win over the Hawks.

The Redhawks improve to 15-2 on the season and a perfect 10-0 in conference.
Zach Gould finished with a game 23 points including 5 three-pointers. Rayquan Phifer was right behind with 22 points and 8 rebounds. Tyler Frederick finished a rebound shy of a double-double with 16 points and 9 boards. 

Both teams shot well but it was on the glass where the Redhawks acceled.

Hilbert led by as many as eight points as late as 8:36 left in the first half. The Redhawks chipped away and grabbed a 41-40 lead just 5:37 later. Phifer sparked the run with a traditional three-point play. Gould and Kennedy Smith provided three-pointers.

Teams traded baskets and a jumper just before the half gave Hilbert a 47-46 lead at the break.

Hilbert continued to battle and they extended their lead to 66-61 at the 11:20 mark. 

The Redhawks stepped up their effort on the defensive end to take control. La Roche grabbed a 76-75 lead with 6:11 left and closed the game on a 17-4 run.
Gould moves up to second in the AMCC in scoring average. Frederick is nearly averaging a double-double at 15.5 points an 9.9 rebounds per game.
Next up for the Redhawks is Pitt-Greensburg (5-12, 2-8). Cam Seigfried paces the Bobcats with 16.2 points per game.