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Sun, Jan. 8, 2017 - [Men's Basketball]

The Rochester College Warriors won their 20th game of the season as they topped the Kent State University-Tuscarawas Golden Eagles 95-58. The Warriors once again had five players score double figures and had another three players with at least 8 points. The Warriors never trailed and had 25 assists on their 38 made baskets.

In a well balance scoring attack, Angelo Griffis led the way with 15 points in only 11 minutes of play. Armand Cartwright was perfect from the floor and finished with 11 points. Jaylen Larry and Brendan Adams each had 10 points as did Viktoras Merkevicious who also grabbed 10 rebounds for his first double-double of the season. Cameron Adams and Paris Pereira added 9 points each and Andrew Kline chipped in 8 points to go along with his 6 rebounds and 7 assists.
The Klint Pleasant led Warriors have had at least 20 wins in each of the past 6 seasons, a feat that predates Coach Pleasant. His father, longtime RC head coach Garth Pleasant, led the basketball team to numerous 20 wins seasons in his 38 years at the helm. Klint is carrying that tradition on and already has amassed an impressive 138-39 record in his 6 years at RC.
The Warriors will take the floor again when they travel to Indiana to take on Indiana University Northwest on January 14th. Tip off is set for 5pm