Steve Knight captures 700th career victory at William Carey

Steve Knight captures 700th career victory at William Carey

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Not one of Steve Knight’s 699 wins at William Carey came easy. Victory No. 700 wouldn’t be a cake walk either.

The No. 15 Crusaders battled No. 19 Bethel down to the wire and pulled out an 81-78 win on Saturday afternoon. It marked Knight’s 700th win in his 37-year coaching career at William Carey.

WCU improved to 20-8 (16-4 Southern States Athletic Conference). The Crusaders are one game behind Stillman in the SSAC standings with two regular season contests left.

Carey visits Martin Methodist on Thursday at 7:30 p.m.

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