Nov 23, 2015
FRANKLIN SPRINGS, Ga - Emmanuel College men's basketball dropped a 93-51 win on Monday November 23, 2015, defeating Carver College.
The Emmanuel lions opened up the game early oustscoring Carver College with a 28 point lead in the first quarter. Carver College became anxious when trying to keep up, but scoreboard leaders like, Zach Lillie ,who lead all scores with 17 points made it nearly impossible for a comeback. Amongst Lillie were three other players in double figures: Austin Farrow with 15, Elijah Robison with 14 and Kurtis Robinson added 10.
The Emmauel lions successful defeating Carver College, took their talents on Tuesday November 24, to Bob Jones University. The lions snapped Bruins winning streak with an 89-67 defeat. With Balanced scoring and stingy defense, the Bruins didn't make it easy for the lions.
The lions made sure to utilize post plays of Zach Lillie to gain an upperhand. The Bruins tried to come back, but struggled as the Lions closed the first quarter with an 37- 29 lead.
In the second half, the Lions came out with back to back baskets as they continued to increase their lead. The Bruins struggled to keep up, but at midway point the Bruins threw up back to back threes, cutting the lead to 13 points. At the end the lions conquered the battle aganist Bob Jones university taking another win back to Franklin Springs, Georgia.
The Emmanuel Lions will continue their journey, Decemeber 1, at 7:30 in the Lions Athletic Center.
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