Gryphon hoops men dropped by Ryerson

TORONTO – Slow starts at the beginning of each half proved costly for the Guelph Gryphons as they were downed 96-59 by the Ryerson Rams in OUA men’s basketball play Wednesday night at the Mattamy Athletic Centre.

The Gryphs were outscored 58-25 in the first and third quarters combined.

Ryerson led 27-10 at the end of the first quarter, 44-27 at halftime and 75-42 at the end of the third quarter.

Tommy Yanchus netted 14 points for the Gryphs while Rasheed Weekes had 13. Banky Alade grabbed eight rebounds.

Myles Charvis and Tanor Ngom each had 17 points for Ryerson while J.V. Mukama had 14 and Yusuf Ali and Nathan Culbreath had 10 apiece. Ngom hauled down 11 rebounds while Charvis and Mukama each had three assists, Charvis had two steals and Mukama had two blocks.

The Gryphs shot 25 per cent on field goals, 16 per cent on three-pointers and 76 per cent on free throws while Ryerson shot 43 per cent on field goals, 27 per cent on three-pointers and 81 per cent on free throws.

The loss was the third in as many outings for the Gryphs this season while Ryerson improved to 2-0.

The Gryphs are to play the Toronto Varsity Blues (0-1) at Toronto Saturday at 8 p.m.

 

Rams 96 Gryphons 59
Guelph       10-17-15-17–59
Ryerson     27-17-31-21–92
TEAM STATS
Field-Goal Percentage: Guelph 25.0; Ryerson 43.1
Three-Point Percentage: Guelph 16.0; Ryerson 27.3
Free-Throw Percentage: Guelph 76.0; Ryerson 81.0
Turnovers: Guelph 15; Ryerson 15
Points off Turnovers: Guelph 11; Ryerson 24
Points in the Paint: Guelph 18; Ryerson 36
Second-Chance Points: Guelph 15; Ryerson 19
Total Rebounds: Guelph 41; Ryerson 58
Offensive Rebounds: Guelph 20; Ryerson 21
Defensive Rebounds: Guelph 21; Ryerson 37
Assists: Guelph 6; Ryerson 11
Blocks: Guelph 2; Ryerson 4
Steals: Guelph 9; Ryerson 6
Fouls: Guelph 33; Ryerson 20
INDIVIDUAL STATS
Points: Guelph — Yanchus 14; Weekes 13; Nwosu 7; Alade 6; Nugent 6; Glanville 5; Chaput 3; Hutton 3; Sloan 2; Ryerson – Charvis 17; Ngom 17; Mukama 14; Ali 10; Culbreath 10; Vujadinovic 7; Small 6; O’Leary-Orange 4; Frederick 4; Mohamed 3; Urosevic 2; Kojovic 2.
Rebounds: Guelph — Alade 8; Nwosu 6; Glanville 4; Weekes 4; Sloan 2; Yanchus 1; Nugent 1; Chaput 1; Villa-Castano 1; Naus 1; Ryerson – Ngom 11; Mukama 8; Culbreath 6; Small 5; Mohamed 4; Charvis 3; Vujadinovic 3; Frederick 2; Ali 1; Urosevic 1; O’Leary-Orange 1.
Assists: Guelph — Nwosu 2; Chaput 2; Alade 1; Nugent 1; Ryerson – Charvis 3; Mukama 3; Ali 1; Mohamed 1; Small 1; Frederick 1; Kojovic 1.
Blocks: Guelph — Glanville 1; Weekes 1; Ryerson – Mukama 2; Ngom 1; Frederick 1.
Steals: Guelph — Weekes 2; Yanchus 2; Glanville 1; Nwosu 1; Alade 1; Chaput 1; Villa-Castano 1; Ryerson – Charvis 2; Ali 1; Mukama 1; Mohamed 1; Culbreath 1.
Turnovers: Guelph — Yanchus 4; Glanville 3; Weekes 2; Hutton 2; Alade 1; Nugent 1; Villa-Castano 1; Sloan 1; Ryerson – Vujadinovic 4; Charvis 3; Mohamed 2; Mukama 1; Ngom 1; Culbreath 1; O’Leary-Orange 1; Frederick 1; Kojovic 1.
Fouls: Guelph — Alade 5; Glanville 4; Naus 4; Sloan 4; Weekes 3; Yanchus 3; Villa-Castano 3; Nwosu 2; Nugent 2; Valeriote 1; Chaput 1; Hutton 1; Ryerson – O’Leary-Orange 4; Mukama 3; Vujadinovic 3; Ngom 2; Culbreath 2; Small 2; Frederick 2; Ali 1; Charvis 1.
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