Davidson beats Catholic University 102-66
DAVIDSON, N.C. (AP) Tyler Kalinoski scored 19 points and Oskar Michelsen scored 18 - all on 3-pointers - and Davidson easily handled Division III Catholic University of America 102-66 in its Atlantic 10 Conference debut on Saturday.
Kalinoski opened with a jumper and the Wildcats never looked back, outshooting the Cardinals 50.8 percent to 40.4 percent from the floor and outrebounding them 43-28.
Michelsen, a 6-foot-9 freshman from Helsinki, Finland, hit 6 of 7 from beyond the arc, and Kalinoski had five treys.
Catholic used a 7-2 run in the second half to gain some ground, but Davidson got hot from beyond the arc, hitting seven 3-pointers midway through the half, including a trey by Michelsen that sparked an 11-3 run.