WATERTOWN, N.Y. – The Finger Lakes Community College Men's Basketball team won their second game and conference game in a row on Sunday. The Lakers beat the Jefferson Community College Cannoneers 84-74 in overtime.
It was a tight game for the Lakers on Sunday. They started out behind in the first half. They were down 33-28. Not too far of a reach for the Lakers to gain the lead again. The Lakers then outscored the Cannoneers in the second half, but just missed gaining a lead and sent them into overtime. The Lakers were determined to keep their scoring going and ended overtime outscoring their opponents 19-9 to get to the 84-74 score.
Although the Lakers won the game, the Cannoneers managed to have better shooting percentages. The Lakers shot 42.3% in field while the Cannoneers shot 49.3%. Both team were tied in three point percentage with a 20%.
The Lakers will play next at home, on January 31st. They will play the SUNY Broome Hornets at 7:30pm.