After a back-and-forth game that saw 12 lead changes, the men's team
came out with a 65-58 win, their eighth of the year. Senior guard
Brian Dyal (Rockford/Berean Christian High) led all scorers with 21
points, 15 of which came from outside the 3-point arc.
The women's team led their game early, but gave away a big
double-digit lead in the second half, only to take it back in
overtime 77-73. This was their eighth win of the season as well.
Junior guard Tatiana Colclasure (Effingham/Effingham High) led the
Red Lions' offense with 22 points, followed by senior guard Moriah
Kirkpatrick (Mount Vernon/John A. Logan CC) with 16 points.
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Both teams returned to Gaston Arena for Saturday games, with the LCU
women facing Faith Baptist at 1 p.m. and the men taking on Great
Lakes Christian College at 3 p.m.
[Text from file
received from Todd Spellman,
Lincoln Christian University]
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