Carson Long's Career Night LIfts Guilford Past Huntingdon in Daly Seven Tip-Off Classic

Carson Long '19 (John Bell photo, Touch A Life Photography)
Carson Long '19 (John Bell photo, Touch A Life Photography)
GREENSBORO, N.C. - Junior forward Carson Long poured in a career-high 36 points to carry the Quakers past Huntingdon in the final game of the Daly Seven Tip-Off Classic. Long had 17 points and nine rebounds in the first half, which staked the Quakers to a 48-28 halftime lead.
 
Guilford is ranked 18th in this week's D3hoops.com Top 25 Poll.
 
The Hawks (2-1), coached by former Guilford player and associate head coach Caleb Kimbrough '08 trimmed the second-half deficit down to 12 before running out of steam. 
 
Marcus Curry added 10 points and nine rebounds for the Quakers. Jarrod Rogers scored five points and had a career-high eight assists. Kyler Gregory chipped in eight points and a game- and career-best 12 boards.
 
T.C. Elmore led the Hawks with 19 points.
 
Hampden-Sydney College defeated Concordia (Texas) University, 83-80, in Saturday's other tournament game.
 
All four teams went 1-1 in the two-day event.
 
2017 Daly Seven Tip-Off Classic All-Tournament Team
T.C. Elmore (Huntingdon)
Carson Long (Guilford)
Joshua Samuels (Concordia)
Will Sparks (Hampden-Sydney)
Alston Thompson (Guilford)