Short joins HU's 1,000 point club

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2014-02-12
HUNTINGTON, Ind. – Huntington University senior TJ Short reached a significant milestone in his career in HU’s 87-81 win over Bethel Tuesday night. Heading into the game against the Pilots, Short needed 14 points to become the 44th player to join Huntington’s 1000-point club. He reached this mark his on a 3-pointer with 10:46 remaining in the contest.

To date, Short has accumulated 1,002 points in 96 games for a 10.4 scoring average. He has shot 47.4 percent for his career, 42.7 percent from 3-point range and 81.3 percent from the foul line.

Short and his squad are currently in sole possession of second place in the Crossroads League standings with an 11-4 record. The Foresters are ranked No. 16 in the NAIA Division II National Rankings with an overall record of 22-5.
The Huntington University Foresters compete in 16 intercollegiate sports for men and women. In the past decade, Huntington has produced 39 NAIA All-America honors and 213 All-America Scholar Athlete honors. Huntington University is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 70 academic concentrations. U.S.News & World Report ranks Huntington among the best colleges in the Midwest.  
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