Men's College Basketball: Raiders round up easy win
GRAND RAPIDS--With a first-place showdown on the horizon, the Central Lakes College Raiders kept their focus against an Itasca team with just two wins, and rolled to a 106-56 win in Grand Rapids Friday.
GRAND RAPIDS-With a first-place showdown on the horizon, the Central Lakes College Raiders kept their focus against an Itasca team with just two wins, and rolled to a 106-56 win in Grand Rapids Friday.
Lamontrell Fuller tallied 23 points, TrayVon Lackey added 18 and Jacob Russell scored a season-high 17 as the Raiders rolled to their third straight win.
CLC beat Itasca 98-55 Jan. 13.
The Raiders shot 58 percent from the field and limited the Vikings to 30-percent shooting.
With a 9-2 record, the Raiders are tied with Northland, who defeated Fond du Lac 74-57 Friday evening, atop the Northern Division standings. Those two teams meet Saturday. With a win, the Raiders would control their own destiny in securing the No. 1 seed in the division.
Itasca 21 35-56
Central Lakes 47 59-106
Royale Williams 4, Malcolm White 18, DiQuan Craig 7, William Stevenson 5, Trevor Elhard 8, Trevor Gabrick 13, Royon Mack 1. FG 20-66 (30 percent), FT 8-16 (50 percent). 3-point 8-25 (32 percent).
Tanner Heinsius 6, Shawn McGee 7, Keonte' Jenkins 14, Jacob Russell 17, TrayVon Lackey 18, Toby Flannigan 5, Thomas Kornbaum 6, Timothy Boyd 5, Nick Wiesmann 5, Lamontrell Fuller 23. FG 39-67 (58 percent), FT 20-28 (71 percent). 3-point 8-23 (35 percent). Division: 9-2. Overall: 17-6. Next: at Northland Community College in Thief River Falls 3 p.m. Saturday.