Men's Basketball Cruises Past Kalamazoo

Photo Courtesy of Mike Dickie
Photo Courtesy of Mike Dickie

ADRIAN, MICH. - The Adrian College men's basketball team cruised to a convincing 65-46 win over Kalamazoo College at home on Wednesday night. Jordan Harris made four three-point jumpers to lead the Bulldogs with 18 points.

THE BASICS

Final Score: Adrian 65, Kalamazoo 46

Location: Adrian, Michigan (Merillat Sports and Fitness Center)

Records: Adrian (14-4, 5-2 MIAA), Kalamazoo (6-12, 1-6 MIAA)

HOW IT HAPPENED

The two ties in the game happened in the opening 12 minutes of the game--the second coming with 8:15 remaining in the first half.

After a Hornet free throw gave them a 12-11 lead the Bulldogs went on a 6-0 run to regain the lead. Adrian ended the first half with an 11-2 run to take a 27-16 lead into the locker room at halftime.

The Bulldog dominated the second half eventually building a 27-point lead (61-34) with just 4:53 left in regulation. Harris was 3-4 from behind the arc in the second half and was a key factor in the Adrian lead.

TOP DOGS

• Harris led Adrian with four assists and three steals as well as points. He also added two rebounds.

Tre'Shon Heard tallied 14 points, five rebounds, two assists, and two steals.

Jeremy Kalonji added 12 points, four rebounds, and two blocks.

Justin Webster registered 12 points, a team-high nine rebounds, three assists, and one steal.

Cortiz Buckner added five points, one block, and one assist off the bench.

THE OPPOSITION

• Tanner Blyly led the Hornets with 17 points and seven rebounds.

• Jimmy Paprocki had 12 points, two blocks, and four rebounds.

UP NEXT

Adrian hits the road on Saturday to face Calvin in Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA) action. Tip-off is scheduled for 3:00 p.m., EST