Men's Basketball Sweeps Vikings Tipoff Classic, Tops Bob Jones 81-68

Men's Basketball Sweeps Vikings Tipoff Classic, Tops Bob Jones 81-68

ROME, Ga. — The Berry College men's basketball closed the Vikings Tipoff Classic 2-0 after an 81-68 victory over Bob Jones University today.

With the win, Berry improves to 3-1 on the year while Bob Jones fell to 1-3. 

The Vikings had their best shooting game of the year, hitting on 61.4% of their shots from the field and 57.9% from beyond the arc. The team also shot a season-best 72.7% at the charity stripe. Berry led by four at halftime, but hit 7-of-10 three-pointers in the second half to help secure the win. 

Caleb Haynes and Ethan Clark led the team with 16 points apiece. Haynes shot 8-for-10 from the floor while Haynes was 5-for-6 with four three pointers. 

Berry travels to top-25 Guilford on Saturday, Nov. 23 at 2:00 p.m.