(Thursday, January 24)
Final Score: Elon 85, Chattanooga 61
Elon, NC (Sports Network) - Jack Isenbarger netted 23 points while connecting on 7-of-13 shots from behind the arc as the Elon Phoenix took care of the Chattanooga Mocs, 85-61, in a Southern Conference matchup at Alumni Gym.
Lucas Troutman added 18 points and Ryley Beaumont had 13 points as the Phoenix (12-7, 5-2 SoCon) win their fourth consecutive contest. Tanner Samson hit 4- of-6 from 3-point range for 12 points, while Sebastian Koch scored seven points to go along with six assists and six boards.
Chattanooga (8-12, 3-4) was led by Z. Mason, who registered a double-double with 14 points and 13 boards. Gee McGhee scored 15 points, and Eric Robertson chipped in 11 points off the bench.
Elon trailed early but eventually took a 38-28 lead at intermission after shooting 50 percent from the floor and holding the Mocs to just 35.7 percent. Troutman and Beaumont combined for 24 points on 10-of-13 shooting to lead the Phoenix.
Chattanooga went cold in the second half, hitting just 26.5 of its field goal attempts, which allowed Elon to pull away.
Elon assisted on 20 baskets, while the Mocs finished with just six assists paired with 13 turnovers.
01/24 21:35:23 ET