Lipscomb tops Davidson 89-81 in NIT
DAVIDSON, N.C. (AP) — Michael Buckland had 17 points and Rob Marberry posted 17 points as Lipscomb defeated Davidson 89-81 in the first round of the NIT on Tuesday night.
Davidson tops Saint Joseph’s behind Gudmundsson
NEW YORK (AP) — Jon Axel Gudmundsson scored 18 points and grabbed 11 rebounds to lift second seed Davidson past 10th seed Saint Joseph's 70-60 in the Atlantic 10 Tournament quarterfinals...
Brajkovic helps Davidson eke past Richmond 73-69
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Luka Brajkovic hit a jumper and followed with a layup in the final 90 seconds to give Davidson its first lead since the opening minutes and the Wildcats held on to beat...
Davidson looks to sweep Richmond
Davidson (22-8, 13-4) vs. Richmond (12-18, 6-11)
Robins Center, Richmond, Virginia; Saturday, 6 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Richmond seeks revenge on Davidson after dropping the first...
Grady lifts Davidson past St. Bonaventure 64-46
DAVIDSON, N.C. (AP) — Kellan Grady had 23 points as Davidson topped Saint Bonaventure 64-46 on Wednesday night.
Jon Axel Gudmundsson had 17 points and nine rebounds for Davidson (22-8, 13-4...
SBU looks to extend streak vs Davidson
Saint Bonaventure (15-14, 11-5) vs. Davidson (21-8, 12-4)
Belk Arena, Davidson, North Carolina; Wednesday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Saint Bonaventure looks for its seventh straight...
Grady scores 25 to lift Davidson past Fordham 77-52
DAVIDSON, N.C. (AP) — Kellan Grady had 25 points as Davidson rolled past Fordham 77-52 on Saturday.
Jon Axel Gudmundsson had 17 points, 11 rebounds and eight assists for Davidson (21-8, 12-4...
Fordham seeks revenge on Davidson
Fordham (11-17, 2-13) vs. Davidson (20-8, 11-4)
Belk Arena, Davidson, North Carolina; Saturday, 1 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Davidson goes for the season sweep over Fordham after winning...
Deas leads La Salle past Davidson 79-69
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Isiah Deas scored a career-high 25 points as La Salle got past Davidson 79-69 on Wednesday night. Traci Carter added 24 points for the Explorers. Carter also had six rebounds...
Gudmundsson, Davidson visit La Salle
Davidson (20-7, 11-3) vs. La Salle (8-18, 6-8)
Tom Gola Arena, Philadelphia; Wednesday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Two guards will be on display as Jon Axel Gudmundsson and Davidson will...
Rhode Island looks to end streak vs Davidson
Davidson (19-7, 10-3) vs. Rhode Island (12-13, 5-8)
Thomas M. Ryan Center, Kingston, Rhode Island; Friday, 9 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Davidson looks to extend Rhode Island's conference...
Cunningham scores 21 to lift Dayton over Davidson 74-73
DAVIDSON, N.C. (AP) — Josh Cunningham scored 21 points, including the game-winning free throw with 2.2 seconds left, and Dayton beat Davidson 74-73 on Tuesday night, snapping the Wildcats' 17-game...
Grady scores 28 to lead Davidson past Fordham 79-69
NEW YORK (AP) — Kellan Grady had 28 points as Davidson beat Fordham 79-69 on Tuesday night.
Grady made 10 of 12 free throws.
Luka Brajkovic had 18 points and 12 rebounds for Davidson (18-6, 9-2 Atlantic 10 Conference). Luke Frampton added 15 points and seven rebounds. Jon Axel Gudmundsson had 11 points and eight assists for the visiting team.
Pierre scores 23 to carry UMass over Davidson 54-51
AMHERST, Mass. (AP) — Carl Pierre had a season-high 23 points as UMass narrowly defeated Davidson 54-51 on Saturday.
Pierre shot 5 for 7 from beyond the arc.
Keon Clergeot had 12 points, including a go-ahead 3-pointer with five seconds remaining, for UMass (9-15, 2-9 Atlantic 10 Conference). Samba Diallo added seven rebounds. Unique McLean had seven rebounds for the hosts.
Grady powers Davidson’s late run to beat St. Bonaventure
ST. BONAVENTURE, N.Y. (AP) — Kellan Grady scored 29 points Friday night and powered a late run that helped Davidson pull away to beat St. Bonaventure 75-66.
Davidson (16-5, 7-1 Atlantic 10) won its fourth straight and moved into a tie with George Mason (7-1) for first place in the conference standings.
The Wildcats trailed by one with six minutes to go before Grady scored all the points in an 8-0 run that gave Davidson a 64-57 lead.
Gudmundsson hits 2 FTs, Davidson edges Saint Louis 54-53
SAINT LOUIS, Mo. (AP) — Jon Axel Gudmundsson scored 27 points including two free throws with five seconds to go to give Davidson a 54-53 win over Saint Louis on Saturday.
Pritchett leads balanced Davidson past George Washington
DAVIDSON, N.C. (AP) — KiShawn Pritchett scored 17 points on 7 of 10 shooting with a trio of 3-pointers, Davidson placed five into double-digit scoring and the Wildcats defeated George Washington 73-62 Wednesday night.
Kellan Grady added 16 points with three 3-pointers and zero turnovers, Luka Brajkovic scored 14 points on 5 of 7 shooting, Luke Frampton added 11 and Jon Axel Gudmundsson 10 for Davidson (14-5, 5-1 Atlantic 10). The Wildcats made 11 3-pointers.
Frampton knocks down 8 treys, Davidson clobbers Richmond
DAVIDSON, N.C. (AP) — Luke Frampton scored 24 points, knocking down eight 3-pointers, and Davidson clobbered Richmond 75-62 Saturday, defeating the Spiders for the first time in nearly three years.
Frampton made more 3s than Richmond, with six, did as a team. Half of Davidson's made field goals were from distance and the Wildcats shot 14 of 30 from behind the arc, 28 of 60 overall.
Saint Joseph’s knocks off A10-leader Davidson 61-60
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Chris Clover scored 18 points including the game-winning 3-pointer with 1:03 remaining and Saint Joseph's beat Atlantic 10 Conference-leader Davidson 61-60 on Tuesday night.
Davidson comeback overcomes VCU rally for a 64-57 win
DAVIDSON, N.C. (AP) — Kellan Grady scored 21 points on 7-of-10 shooting and Luka Brajkovic added 14 points and Davidson rallied to beat Virginia Commonwealth 64-57 on Saturday.
Davidson (12-4) is off to a 3-0 start in Atlantic 10 play for the first time since joining the league in 2014-15. The Wildcats have won 19 of their last 20 at Belk Arena.
Grady with 17, Davidson holds on to beat George Mason 61-56
FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) — Kellan Grady scored 17 points and grabbed six rebounds as Davidson held on late to beat George Mason 61-56 on Wednesday night.
Jon Axel Gudmundsson added 13 points, eight rebounds, five assists and five steals for the Wildcats (11-4, 2-0 Atlantic 10 Conference). Luke Frampton had nine points with four rebounds and three steals.
Grady returns to help Davidson beat Duquesne 65-61
DAVIDSON, N.C. (AP) — Kellan Grady played his first game in a month to lead Davidson with 17 points in a 65-61 win over Duquesne on Saturday night.
Luka Brajkovic added 15 points and five rebounds for the Wildcats (10-4, 1-0 Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference). Jon Axel Gudmundsson had 12 points, five rebounds and six assists and KiShawn Pritchett chipped in 10 points.
Gudmundsson’s 24 & 10 lift Davidson over Winthrop 99-81
DAVIDSON, N.C. (AP) — John Axel Gudmundsson had 24 points, 10 rebounds and six assists, and Kellan Grady added 20 points to lead Davidson to a 99-81 win over Winthrop on Tuesday night.
Luka Brajkovic had 18 points for the Wildcats (8-1), who made 13 of 28 3-pointers and shot 51.5 percent overall. Gudmundsson was 8 of 14 from the field, making 4 of 7 from distance.
Davidson fends off UNC Wilmington 91-85
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — Kellan Grady and Jon Axel Gudmunsson poured in 25 points apiece and Davidson hit the road for the first time this season and beat UNC Wilmington 91-85 on Saturday.
Davidson beats cross-county rival Charlotte 76-56
DAVIDSON, N.C. (AP) — Kellan Grady made five 3-pointers and scored 25 points, Jon Axel Gudmundsson had 20 points, 10 rebounds and four assists and Davidson beat cross-county rival Charlotte 76-56 on Tuesday night in the 45th meeting.
Davidson has won the last six games in the series, with the 49ers winning 12 of the last 21. The road team has only won four times since the 2004-05 season.
Grady takes over, Davidson tops Dartmouth 79-76
DAVIDSON, N.C. (AP) — Kellan Grady tossed in 23 points, including eight in the final 3:43, and Jon Axel Gudmundsson scored 24 to help Davidson rally for a 79-76 victory over Dartmouth on Friday night.
Davidson beats Cleveland State 83-63
DAVIDSON, N.C. (AP) — Kellan Grady made five 3-pointers and scored 24 points to help Davidson open the season with an 83-63 win over Cleveland State on Tuesday night.
Grady, who begins the season on the Wooden Award watch list, made 5 of 11 from 3-point range and grabbed seven boards for the Wildcats.
Jon Axel Gudmundsson added 16 points and seven assists, and Luke Frampton and Luka Brajkovic scored 10 points each.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Bubble teams all across the land were keeping an eye on the Atlantic 10 Conference Tournament final and Davidson, a school still waiting for its first victory in the NCAA Tournament since a guy by the name of Stephen Curry was leading the way.
The Wildcats were all too happy to disappoint those other folks whose hopes hinged on their result Sunday.
Was the sound you heard in Chinatown on Saturday afternoon the bubble bursting for the St. Bonaventure basketball team?
The Bonnies entered its game with Davidson having won 13 games in a row and finishing second in the Atlantic 10 Conference regular-season.
But Davidson got 24 points from senior Peyton Aldridge, the Co-Player of the Year in the conference, and 23 more from freshman Kellan Grady to beat the Bonnies 82-70 in the tournament semifinals.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Peyton Aldridge scored 24 points and No. 3 seed Davidson snapped second-seeded St. Bonaventure's 13-game win streak with an 82-70 victory on Saturday in an Atlantic 10 Conference Tournament semifinal.
The Wildcats advance to their first A-10 Tournament championship on Sunday (20-11) and face No. 25 and top-seeded Rhode Island (25-6).
Aldridge’s 35 pts paces Davidson past Saint Louis 78-60
WASHINGTON, D.C. (AP) — Peyton Aldridge scored 35 points, 22 in the first half, and third-seeded Davidson beat No. 6 seed Saint Louis 78-60 in a Friday night Atlantic 10 Conference Tournament quarterfinal contest.
Davidson (19-11) moves on to the semis to play No. 2 seed St. Bonaventure on Saturday.
Davidson beats Duquesne, coach McKillop reaches 550 wins
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Kellan Grady scored 30 points, Peyton Aldridge had his fourth straight double-double and Davidson beat Duquesne 71-60 on Saturday for coach Bob McKillop's 550th career victory.
McKillop, in his 29th season with Davidson at 550-338, became the 72nd coach in NCAA Division I history to reach the mark.
Grady scores 28, Davidson shoots 69 percent in 76-52 win
DAVIDSON, N.C. (AP) — Kellan Grady scored 28 points and Davidson shot 69 percent in beating Fordham 76-52 on Wednesday night.
Davidson (16-10, 11-4) is tied with St. Bonaventure for second place in the Atlantic 10, three games back of No. 18 Rhode Island with three games left. After playing at Duquesne on Saturday, the Wildcats will finish the regular season at St. Bonaventure and home against Rhode Island.
Aldridge, Grady lead Davidson past VCU 74-63
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Peyton Aldridge had 23 points and 11 rebounds for his second double-double, Kellan Grady scored 19 points and Davidson pulled away from VCU for a 74-63 win Wednesday night.
KiShawn Pritchett, with four 3-pointers, and Jon Axel Gudmundsson both had 12 points for the Wildcats (14-10, 9-4 Atlantic 10 Conference). Aldridge has reached double figures in 33 straight games and Grady is Davidson's top scoring freshman (16 ppg) since Stephen Curry averaged 21.5 in 2006-07.
Rhode Island beats Davidson 72-59 for 15th straight win
KINGSTON, R.I. (AP) — Cyril Langevine came off the bench with Rhode Island leading by five points, and soon the advantage was down to one.
All he did over the next nine minutes was score 10 points and grab four rebounds while helping the 18th-ranked Rams open a 16-point lead.
Aldridge scores 29 in 1st half, Davidson beats Saint Joe’s
DAVIDSON, N.C. (AP) — Peyton Aldridge scored 32 points with five 3-pointers and had nine rebounds and four assists to lead Davidson past Saint Joseph's 91-62 on Tuesday night.
Davidson jumped out to a 51-28 lead at halftime — with 29 points from Aldridge. His 3-point play in the opening seconds of the second half capped his scoring and he subbed out to a standing ovation after 31 minutes. He finished 13 of 22 from the field, including 5 of 11 from behind the arc.
Grady leads Davidson past George Washington 87-58
WASHINGTON (AP) — Kellan Grady scored 23 points on 10 of 16 shooting, leading four into double-figure scoring and Davidson walloped George Washington 87-58 on Saturday, winning seven of its last nine.
Grady scores 26 and Davidson wallops La Salle 84-65
DAVIDSON, N.C. (AP) — Kellan Grady scored 26 points and the freshman made four of Davidson's 15 3-pointers and the Wildcats walloped La Salle 84-65 Wednesday night, ending a two-game slide.
Jalen Crutcher’s 3 helps Dayton hold off Davidson 65-64
DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Trey Landers scored 16 points, Jalen Crutcher made a key 3-pointer and Dayton held off Davidson 65-64 on Tuesday night.
Crutcher's 3 gave the Flyers (10-10, 4-4 Atlantic 10 Conference) a 63-61 lead with 56 seconds remaining. Kellan Grady missed a jumper on Davidson's next possession, then Landers hit two free throws to stretch the Flyers' lead to 65-61. Grady's 3-pointer made it a one-point game with 3.3 seconds left.
Aldridge scores 25, Davidson wins fifth straight, 83-73
DAVIDSON, N.C. (AP) — Peyton Aldridge scored 25 points with nine rebounds and Davidson defeated St. Bonaventure 83-73 on Friday night to extend its winning streak to five.
Davidson hits 15 3-pointers, beats Fordham 75-45
NEW YORK (AP) — Jon Axel Gudmundsson scored 18 points, Kellan Grady added 14, and the pair combined for seven of Davidson's 15 3-pointers in a 75-45 victory over Fordham on Sunday.
Davidson had 25 assists on 28 field goals as the Wildcats shot 52.8 percent, including 15 of 26 from distance. The Wildcats entered leading the country in assist-turnover ratio (1.89) and had just five miscues against the Rams.
Grady, Gudmundsson help Davidson beat George Washington
DAVIDSON, N.C. (AP) — Kellan Grady scored 19 points and Jon Axel Gudmundsson had 19 points, nine rebounds and two steals to help Davidson beat George Washington 72-45 on Wednesday night.
Peyton Aldridge added 15 points and KiShawn Pritchett scored 11 on 5-of-7 shooting for Davidson (8-7, 3-1 Atlantic 10).
Gudmundsson scores 24, Davidson whips George Mason 86-59
FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) — Jon Axel Gudmundsson hit four 3-pointers and scored 24 points and Davidson took control early for an 86-59 win over George Mason on Sunday.
Peyton Aldridge added 17 points for the Wildcats (8-8, 2-1 Atlantic-10) and KiShawn Pritchett and Kellan Grady had 15 points apiece.
Otis Livingston II led the Patriots (6-8, 1-2) with 20 points, making 4 of 5 from 3-point range.
Aldridge scores 21, Davidson beats Saint Louis 54-51
DAVIDSON, N.C. (AP) — Peyton Aldridge scores 21 points and Davidson rallied to beat cold-shooting Saint Louis 54-51 on Wednesday night.
Saint Louis made its last field goal of the game, a Javon Bess jumper at the 11:15 mark for a 47-41 lead. The Billikens then went 0 of 12 from the field and hit just 4 of 9 free throws.
Sherod with 22, Richmond beats Davidson 69-58 in A-10 opener
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Nick Sherod had a career-high 22 points to go with a career-high-tying nine rebounds and Richmond beat Davidson 69-58 in an Atlantic 10 opener on Saturday.
Sherod finished 4 of 6 from 3-point range, including one that gave the Spiders (3-10) a 59-53 lead with 2:52 left. From there, Richmond made 10 straight free throws to hold on for the win.
Davidson beats Akron 91-78 for 7th at Diamond Head Classic
HONOLULU (AP) — Freshman Kellan Grady made five 3-pointers and scored a season-best 30 points to help Davidson beat Akron 91-78 on Monday for seventh at the Diamond Head Classic.
Grady only had six points in the first half as Davidson led 39-34, but the Wildcats opened the second half by making 9 of 12 shots, including four 3-pointers by Grady, for a 64-47 lead. Davidson's lead didn't drop below eight points the rest of the way.
Davidson trio delivers in 85-70 win over Charlotte
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Peyton Aldridge tossed in 25 points with seven rebounds and four assists, freshman Kellan Grady scored 22 with five rebounds and Jon Axel Gudmundsson added a double-double to propel Davidson to an 85-70 victory over Charlotte on Tuesday night.
Nevada stays unbeaten with 81-68 win over Davidson
RENO, Nev. (AP) — Caleb Martin knocked down 9 of 15 shots from the field and finished with a career-high 26 points to help Nevada remain unbeaten with an 81-68 win over Davidson on Tuesday night.
Aldridge’s 37 PTs lifts Davidson past UNC Wilmington 108-81
DAVIDSON, N.C. (AP) — Peyton Aldridge had a career-high 37 points, Kellan Grady scored 20 and Davidson ran away from UNC Wilmington 108-81 on Tuesday night.
Aldridge, a senior, went over the 1,500-points career mark during the first half.
Devontae Cacok's dunk put UNC Wilmington up 10-9 to mark the Seahawks' last lead of the game. With the score tied at 13 with 13:44 before halftime, Davidson (2-0) outscored the Seahawks 37-19 for a 50-32 lead at the break.
Davidson makes 26 3s, beats Charleston Southern 110-62
DAVIDSON, N.C. (AP) — Kellan Grady made seven 3-pointers and scored 23 points in his Davidson debut, and the Wildcats made a school-record 26 3s in a 110-62 rout of Charleston Southern on Friday night in a season opener.
The single-game NCAA record for 3-pointers is 28, set by Troy against George Mason in 1994. Davidson only committed one turnover, also a program best.