St. Louis, Mo. - Webster University handed Fontbonne men's basketball their 22nd loss of the season with a 93-70 defeat Saturday afternoon. The Griffins finish their regular season 3-22 overall and 3-15 in conference action. Twenty-two losses is the most in the history of Fontbonne basketball, and the second 20+ loss season in the last six years.
With the Griffins trailing by just one basket (15-13), Webster closed out the first half on a 33-10 run to lead 48-23 at halftime. Second-half play was much closer with Fontbonne edging Webster 47-45. Overall, the Griffins attempted 74 field goals and out-rebounded the Gorloks 43-30. Webster, however, capitalized on Fontbonne's 19 turnovers by scoring 26 points.
Senior Jeff Smith finished his college career by achieving his first-ever double double as a two-year Griffin. He scored a team-high 14 points and accumulated 10 rebounds. Fellow senior Orkan Bakis finished with 11 points while junior forward Jack Lake tallied 10 points.