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Cade Coffman lifts the Valor past Drury


Mountain Grove’s Cade Coffman has already started a special senior season at Evangel University.

Not only is he averaging 18.5 points per game, he led the Valor to an upset win over NCAA Division II Drury, 89-62.

It was the first meeting between the schools in 22 years.

Coffman would score a career-high 42 points after making 14-of-23 shots from the floor to help Evangel beat Drury for the first time since January of 1992.

He also made 7-of-14 shots from behind the 3-point line.

Meanwhile, Hartville standout Ryce Piper scored four points and was whistled for four fouls in 15 minutes of play.

Piper is currently a freshman for the Drury University.