LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Transylvania men’s basketball opened up the season with a 130-98 win over Greenville. The Panthers averaged 129 points per game a season ago.
The Pioneers were led by Gabe Schmitt’s game-high 24 points and 9 rebounds. Robert Dence finished with 13 points while Cooper Theobald added in 10.
Three Pios tallied 12 points apiece off the bench to pace Transy past the Panthers. Greenville finished 11-61 from behind the 3-point line and 29-107 from the field overall.
Transy grabbed 77 rebounds and dished out 42 assists.
Centre visits the Beck Center Monday the 20th for a 7:30 tip.