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Hempfield grad Harrell nets 1,000th point for Purdue Fort Wayne

Bill Beckner Jr.
| Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018, 1:33 a.m.

With a free throw that swished through the net with 13:26 to play in the first half on Wednesday night, Kason Harrell hit a career milestone with the Purdue Fort Wayne basketball team.

The senior guard scored his 1,000th career point for the Mastodons (6-5) in a 68-65 victory over visiting Akron.

Harrell, a Hempfield graduate, finished with a game-high 24 points, connecting on 8 of 14 shots.

He is averaging 15.8 points for the season and now has 1,021 points in 98 career games.

Bill Beckner is a Tribune-Review staff writer. You can contact Bill at bbeckner@tribweb.com or via Twitter @BillBeckner.

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