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Lions Basketball Roll Past Southern Wesleyan, 70-54

FRANKLIN SPRINGS, Ga. - The Emmanuel College men's basketball team defeated conference opponent Southern Wesleyan University, 70-54, on Wednesday night. This win brings the Lions record to 14-6 overall, 7-0 conference. 

The Lions started off with a dominant 10-0 run and never looked back. Despite a poor performance from the three-point line, Emmanuel still shot 50% from the field in the first half and put up 14 more points than the Warriors. Freshman Kyler Ingram had an impressive performance, putting down two of his three dunks for the night.

The Lions carried their momentum into the second half and remained in control for the duration of the game. Emmanuel closed out the night with a 70-54 victory.

Three Lions put up double digit points, led by Colvin with 19. Sophomore Brandon Simpson and Kyler Ingram both tallied 11 points each.

Next up, the Lions will take on conference opponent Barton College at home on Saturday, January 19th at 4:00pm.

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