CONWAY, Ark. - The CBC Mustangs made it six in a row in route to a 70-65 win over the Lyon College Scots in American Midwest Conference play.
The win puts CBC in a tie for second place in the conference. With the earlier win over William Woods, the Mustangs sit behind undefeated Columbia at 10-3, 6-2 AMC. *SEE AMC STANDINGS HERE*
CBC's Andy Ettiene (JR/Jersery City, NJ) led all scorers with 19, also grabbing eight rebounds. Jalyn McBride continued his double digit streak with 13 and Marcelious Green (JR/Houston, TX) added nine.
Lyon's Tyler Robinson scored on two free throws nearly three minutes into the first half as each squad started slow. CBC raced out from that point taking a 31-17 lead into the locker room at half.
With nine minutes left in the game, CBC's Green would score to give the Mustangs a 23-pt lead at 54-31. The Scots would mount a slow comeback to make it a five point deficient as CBC would protect the ball for the final score.
NEXT UP: Hannibal-LaGrange comes to A.R. Reddin Fieldhouse on Saturday, Jan 7th for a 3:00 PM tip.
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