WWU rolls past Douglas College BC in exhibition

THE BELLINGHAM HERALDNovember 11, 2013 

Forward Jeffrey Parker and guard Robert Harris, Jr., each had 17 points as Western Washington University rolled over Douglas College, 116-59, in a men's basketball exhibition game Monday, Nov. 11, at Sam Carver Gymnasium on the WWU campus.

The result was never in doubt, as the Vikings went out to a 38-10 lead in the first 12 minutes and led 63-28 at halftime as Harris scored 14 points in the first 15 minutes.

Seven WWU players scored in double figures. Joey Schreiber had 16 points, eight rebounds and four steals; Dane Thorpe had all of his 13 points in the first half; Richard Woodworth had 11 points; and Robert Oliver and Anye Turner each had 10 points, with Oliver also having game highs of nine rebounds and five assists.

WWU shot 57.0 percent (45-of-79) from the field, including 52.2 percent (12-of-23) on 3-pointers, and had a 56-24 advantage in rebounds.

WWU opens the regular season Fri., Nov. 15, hosting Notre Dame de Namur.

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