Quick links:
 Latest Team Rankings
 Free Rivals Alerts
 Member Services
ShopMobileRadio RSSRivals.com Yahoo! Sports

January 23, 2008

Mt. Vernon Out Class Lincoln

On Tuesday, the Mount Vernon Knights came out to play a game but ended up giving an evening tutorial on basketball to the Lincoln Lancers from Yonkers, NY.

The Knights came to the court game ready and served up a classic high end finish that that depleted the Lancers, beating them easily by the score of 73-46

The first quarter, was full of fouls for the Lancers bringing the Knights to the free throw line multiple times. With clock running down Wright, slams down a monster two-hand dunk. Brennan Savage and Eric Slater did however make a go at it offensively for Lincoln ending quarter only behind 16 - 11.

The second quarter mimicked the first except for the fact that they were now behind 40 - 21. This was due to a porous Lincoln defense against Mt. Vernon's powerful offense. By the third quarter, the writing was on the wall for the Lancers who continued to pursue the Knights who lead closing out the third 58 - 28.

In the fourth, Coach Bob Cimmino decided to take out all of his starters from the game giving backup players minutes. This gave way to a miserable end of the fourth for the Lancers, closing out this unbalanced match in Yonkers leaving the frail Lancers behind.

The high scorers was West Virginia bound Kevin Jones with 26 points and Sherrod Wright contributing 7 points. The Lancers best scorer of the night Eric Slater with 20 points and Brennan Savage adding 11 points.

---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Go to NYC Hoops for all the late breaking NYC basketball news and rankings plus access to
FREE BASKETBALL WEBCASTS.

Sign-up for our FREE eNewsletter to get the even more news right in your email box.
FREE Subscription Info

Talk about NYC Hoops on our Message Board.
NYC Hoops Message Boards


Utah NEWS

[More]

Latest Headlines:


 

Rivals.com is your source for: College Football | Football Recruiting | College Basketball | Basketball Recruiting | College Baseball | High School | College Merchandise
Site-specific editorial/photos UteZone.com. All rights reserved. This website is an officially and independently operated source of news and information not affiliated with any school or team.
About | Advertise with Us | Contact | Privacy Policy | About our Ads | Terms of Service | Copyright/IP policy | Yahoo! Sports - NBC Sports Network

Statistical information 2014 STATS LLC All Rights Reserved.