It was over almost before it began.

The University of Findlay blitzed Wilberforce 51-17 in the first half and cruised to a 106-66 victory on Monday. It was the seventh straight win by the Oilers and their 12th in 13 games. UF is 21-3 overall. Wilberforce lost its third in a row and fell to 6-17.

UF sizzled, making a torrid 72 percent of its 2-point attempts (33 for 46) and 41 of 67 shots overall. The Oilers also outrebounded Wilberforce 42-28 and forced the Bulldogs into 17 turnovers.

Five players reached double figures for Findlay and three of them did it off the bench. Senior center Alex White pumped in 21 points and grabbed nine rebounds. Starting forward Anthony Masterlasco, a Liberty-Benton grad, had 14 points and six boards.

Chazz George led the bench bunch with 20 points, five rebounds and five assists in 25 minutes playing time. Deven Stover added 17 points and Ethan Linder 11.

Deion Gatson led Wilberforce with 23 points and Isiah Jones added 15.

The Oilers now hit the road for games at Ohio Dominican on Thursday and at Ohio Valley on Saturday.

WILBERFORCE (7-13)

Collins 4-10 0-0 8, Gatson 9-13 4-7 23, Jones 6-13 0-0 15, Marshall 2-13 2-2 7, Hunter 1-5 3-6 5, Moore 2-5 0-0 6, Rodgers 0-0 0-0 0, Johnson 1-2 0-0 2. TOTALS: 25-61 9-15–66.

FINDLAY (21-3)

Masterlasco 6-7 0-1 14, Overhiser 3-5 1-1 7, White 9-13 3-4 21, Smith 1-3 0-0 3, Schmock 1-4 0-0 2, George 6-11 7-7 20, Wall 0-0 0-0 0, E. Linder 4-8 2-2 11, Stover 7-11 3-6 17, Ashley 1-1 0-0 2, C. Linder 3-5 0-0 9. TOTALS: 41-67 16-21–106.

HALFTIME SCORE: Findlay 51-17.

3-Point GOALS: Wilberforce 7-18 (Collins 0-4, Gatson 1-1, Jones 3-6, Marshall 1-5, Moore 2-5, Hunter 1-5, Johnson 1-2); Findlay 8-21 (Masterlasco 2-2, White 0-1, Smith 1-2, Schmock 0-2, George 1-4, E. Linder 1-5, C. Linder 3-5).

rebounds: Wilberforce 28 (Marshall 6); Findlay 42 (White 9, Masterlasco 6, E. Linder 6).

ASSISTS: Wilberforce 9; Findlay 23 (Schmock 9, George 5).

STEALS: Wilberforce 8, Findlay 10.

BLOCKS: Wilberforce 1; Findlay 6 (White 3).

TURNOVERS: Wilberforce 17, Findlay 11.

TOTAL FOULS: Wilberforce 19, Findlay 12.

FOULED OUT: Collins, Wilberforce.

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