CONWAY, AR: The NCCAA #18 ranked Central Baptist College Mustangs held off the scrappy Ecclesia College Royals at A.R. Reddin Fieldhouse Tuesday night with a 77-75 victory.
The Mustangs held the half time lead at 32-29 despite a number of turnovers. The Royals kept CBC's Fred Albright in check for most of the game. Albright finished with ten points, five below his team leading average. Jordan Wilson a 6'-5" forward had a big night scoring 21, thirteen over his season average. Mike Evan contributed ten points and 12 rebounds, Mon'Darrius Benson added 15 to help lead CBC.
With 10:46 to play Ecclesia College took the lead in the game at 53-47 with the hot shooting of the freshman guard Jamarius Graves. CBC kept it close and at the three minute mark took the lead 68-67 and never relinquished.
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