MBB: Johnson Takes Second Straight with 92-67 Win over Knights

MBB: Johnson Takes Second Straight with 92-67 Win over Knights

JOHNSON, Vt. – The Johnson State College men's basketball team defeated Vermont Technical College 92-67 in a non-conference game on Thursday evening.

The Badgers improve to 5-7 (2-4 NAC) on the season while the Knights move to 9-6 (6-3 YSCC).

1st HALF

The teams traded baskets in the early going before Johnson went on a 10-2 run to take a 15-8 advantage seven minutes in. The Knights hung around over the next four minutes, before Johnson pushed their lead out to 45-22 following a 21-4 to close out the half.

2nd HALF

Johnson held off an early surge over the first six minutes that brought the Knights within 13 at 50-37. The Badgers brought their lead back to 25 with a 12-0 run and cruised the rest of the way for the 92-67 win.


Points: Marqwon Wynn – 20

Rebounds: Robert Dubose Jr. – 7

Assists: Vernon Slater – 6


Points: Cameron Carter – 23

Rebounds: Daniel Gill – 11

Assists: Connor Miller – 4


Field Goal %: Vermont Tech 43.5% | Johnson 41.9%

3-Point FG %: Vermont Tech 31.3% | Johnson 33.3%

Rebounds: Vermont Tech 56 | Johnson 32

Assists: Vermont Tech 11 | Johnson 16

Turnovers: Vermont Tech 32 | Johnson 12

Points off Turnovers: Vermont Tech 8 | Johnson 33

Bench Points: Vermont Tech 9 | Johnson 48


Johnson will visit Castleton on Saturday, January 13th for a North Atlantic Conference game at 6:00 p.m.