Friday , Dec , 03 , 2004 C.Y. Ellis

Top-25 College Basketball Game Capsules

***** Top-25 College Basketball Game Capsules *****
(Friday, December 3rd)

Final Score: (23) Iowa 88, Centenary 53

Iowa City, IA (Sports Network) – Pierre Pierce scored 19 points and Greg
Brunner added 14, leading No. 23 Iowa to an 88-53 drubbing of Centenary in the
opening round of the annual Hawkeye Challenge at Carver-Hawkeye Arena.
The Hawkeyes (5-1), who moved into the national rankings after impressive wins
over Louisville and Texas in the Maui Invitational last week, will face UNC-
Greensboro in the championship on Saturday. Chad Maclies scored 21 points to
lead the Gents (0-4).

Final Score: (24) Virginia 89, Auburn 87

Richmond, VA (Sports Network) – Sean Singletary scored a career-high 25 points
to lead 24th-ranked Virginia to an 89-87 win over Auburn at the Siegel Center.
Devin Smith contributed 23 points and eight rebounds for the Cavaliers (6-0).
Elton Brown added 17 points in the win. Toney Douglas finished with 33
points for the Tigers (5-1). Nathan Watson and Ronny LeMelle both posted 15
points in the setback.