Walker Leads Francis Marion Past Anderson

FLORENCE, S.C. -- Francis Marion pulled away in the second half behind the play of seniors George Walker and Michael Jenkins to take a 68-56 win over Anderson College in a non-conference game Saturday night. Walker, who made 12 of 14 free throws, equaled his career-high of 19 points set on Friday night. Jenkins added 13 points, while center Raymond Dorsey scored 12 points, grabbed a team-high eight rebounds, and blocked three shots. Senior Vony Rivers chipped in 10 points off the Patriot bench. Reserve forward Tariq Naqquash led Anderson (1-2) with 16 points and five rebounds, while center Randy Javois added 12 points and nine rebounds. Francis Marion led 31-25 at intermission. The lead would grow to 11 points early in the second half. The Trojans cut the margin to one point at 50-49, and later at 55-54 after a John LeSueur three-pointer with 4:18 remaining. The Patriots then scored the next nine points, sparked by a Walker dunk, to take a commanding 64-54 advantage. FMU connected on 14 of 18 free throws, while Anderson missed its only two free throw attempts of the game. A total of 18 fouls were called against Anderson to just eight against Francis Marion. 2005-06 Anderson College Men's Basketball Statistics
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