Brown drains 9 3s on way to scoring career-high 46 points
Anchorage’s Kendal Brown pumped in a career-high 46 points and drained the go-ahead 3-pointer with 38 seconds left in overtime to lead Crandall University to a 102-99 win over St. Thomas in New Brunswick, Canada.
The 6-foot-5 forward finished 17-of-30 from the field, setting season highs for field goals and attempts. He was 9-of-18 on 3-pointers, including 4-for-4 in OT.
He also grabbed 12 rebounds to secure his fourth double-double in seven games this season.
Brown, of West High fame, leads the Atlantic Collegiate Athletic Association in scoring at 28.1 points per game. He’s had five games with 30 points or more.
More than half (58%) of his points have come from 3-point land and twice he’s made as many as nine 3s in one game; he had another with eight.
Brown leads the league in 3-point makes (38) and attempts (83) and is eighth in percentage (.458).
He is a junior transfer at Crandall. He graduated from West in 2012 and played his sophomore season for Clark Community College in the NWAC during the 2014-15 season. He averaged 4.5 points and sank 18-of-61 3s in 20 games.