LYNDONVILLE, Vt. – The Johnson State College men's basketball team defeated Lyndon State College 109-86 in a North Atlantic Conference (NAC) contest on Tuesday evening.
The Badgers improve to 4-7 (2-4 NAC) on the season while the Hornets move to 1-10 (1-5 NAC).
The teams traded points in the early going, with Lyndon holding a 13-11 edge seven minutes in. The Badgers went on to outscore Lyndon 40-29 through the remainder of the half to take a 53-40 lead into the break.
Johnson kept control in the second, building their lead at one point to 30 and took the 101-86 victory.
Points: Jeyquan Johnson – 33
Rebounds: Shakeel Irvin – 6
Assists: Jeyquan Johnson – 6
Points: Ricky Shuford – 21
Rebounds: Darren Williams Jr. – 7
Assists: CJ Jimmy – 5
Field Goal %: Lyndon 49.3% | Johnson 55.4%
3-Point FG %: Lyndon 18.8% | Johnson 40.7%
Rebounds: Lyndon 44 | Johnson 28
Assists: Lyndon 14 | Johnson 22
Turnovers: Lyndon 35 | Johnson 18
Points off Turnovers: Lyndon 14 | Johnson 44
Bench Points: Lyndon 45 | Johnson 65
The Badgers will host Vermont Tech on Thursday, January 11 at 7:00 p.m.