Grady Drills Seven Treys as ‘Cats Defeat Fordham, 73-58
DAVIDSON, N.C. – After letting a double-digit first-half lead slip away, Davidson surged past Fordham 73-58 in Belk Arena Wednesday afternoon.
The Wildcats took control with a 21-2 run, which included 16 unanswered points, as Fordham hit one of 10 shots in the stretch.
Kellan Grady led Davidson (9-5, 5-2 A-10) with 24 points and matched his career-high with seven 3-pointers, with three of those treys coming during the decisive second-half run. The only Wildcat to score in double figures, Grady also pulled down seven boards.
After finding itself in an early 14-11 hole, Davidson used a 19-3 streak, highlighted by breakaway dunks from Nelson Boachie-Yiadom and Grant Huffman, to build a 13-point lead in the first 20 minutes.
In addition to the Wildcats shooting 58 percent in the opening period and leading 38-29 at the break, Grady scored 14 points in the half, including four 3-pointers.
Grady also hit seven threes in his college debut on Nov. 10, 2017, when the Wildcats set the A-10 record with 26 made threes in a 110-62 win over Charleston Southern.
Fordham (1-6, 1-6 A-10) was led by Chris Austin’s 19 points.