May 18, 2007
AUBURN---Auburn's Quan Prowell totaled game-highs of 21 points and 13 rebounds while Rasheem Barrett added 12 points to lead Reach USA to a 74-60 victory over the Xia Jing Tigers of the Chinese Basketball Top Division Friday to open its eight-game tour of China. Prowell then added 11 points and Barrett 10 points in Reach USA's 91-62 win over the same Xia Jing team.
The first game was played after a 90-minute flight and a five-hour bus ride that included a 45-minute breakdown of the bus. The team finally arrived at the hotel at 6 pm prior to the 8 pm game.
In the opener, Prowell went 9-of-14 from the field, 0-of-3 from 3-point range and 3-of-5 from the foul line. Nine of his 13 rebounds were on the defensive glass, and he totaled three steals and a block. Barrett went 5-of-13 from the field, including 2-of-4 from 3-point range and had two assists.
In the second game, Prowell had 11 points, five rebounds and a steal while shooting 4-of-5 from the field and 3-of-5 from the free throw line. Barrett had 10 points, five rebounds, two assists and a steal while going 3-of-11 from the field, 1-of-4 from 3-point range and 3-of-3 from the foul line.
Other members of the Reach USA team are Alabama's Mikhail Torrence and Demetrius Jemison, LSU's Garrett Temple, Mississippi State's Brian Johnson, Lipscomb's Eddie Ard and Texas-Pan American's Paul Stoll.
GAME 1: Reach USA 74 Xia Jing Tigers 60
Xia Jing Tigers are members of the CBA Top Division. Game was played after a 1 1/2 hr flight, 5 hr bus ride(include 45 minutes of bus brekdown). Getting to hotel at 6 pm for 8 pm game.
|Player||TP||FG-FGA||3P-3PA||FT-FTA||OR + DR||= TRB||A||TO||S||BS||PF||*Starter|
|Temple||8||2-11||2-5||2-4||3+ 2||5||3||3||3||0||4 *|
GAME 2: REACH USA 91 XIA JING TIGERS 62