Game Recap: St. Edward 82, Benedictine 63
St. Edward went into Benedictine Dec. 18 to keep its undefeated season intact.

Posted On: 12/19/20 3:24 PM

It didn’t take long for St. Edward to make a statement Friday night on the road against Benedictine. Eric Flannery employed a starting lineup that normally doesn’t get the chance to make up a usual starting five throughout the season. That was the start of an impressive shooting display from a slew of Eagle players.

In fact, the team made 13 three-pointers during the 19-point win over the Bengals. It was a back-and-forth opening quarter, but the Eagles were able to gain an upper hand after a 33-13 advantage in the second quarter. I highlight a couple of top performers from Friday night’s game.  

Detric HearstDetricHearst6'4" | SFBenedictine | 2022StateOH, Benedictine 2022

The junior couldn't get much going in his favor throughout the first half, but really turned things around late in the game when the team was looking for an offensive spark. The small forward is a stocky player and used that to his advantage during the open court. He often found himself bullying his defender as he often found himself at the free-throw line with his keen ability to draw contact. He displayed an inconsistent jump shot Friday night but did a good job clawing his team back as much

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