The FLCC Men's Basketball team defeated the Hawks from Mohawk Valley Community College yesterday at home by a final score of 77-55. The Lakers have improved their record to 2-5 on the season.
There were 6 lead changes in the first half with the Hawks coming out on top at halftime by a score of 39-29 over the Lakers. The Lakers would get hot in the second half, retaking the lead with 14 minutes remaining. They would hold the lead for the rest of the game, taking the win over the Hawks by a final score of 77-55.
Jonathan Range led the Lakers offense with 27 points on the night making 10-13 field goals and going 5-6 from the free throw line. Tahaij Lewis had 15 points and an impressive 20 rebounds in last night win over the Hawks.
The Lakers will return to action today as they take on the Generals from Herkimer College. Tipoff is set for 2pm on Putt Moore Court.