LC Men’s Basketball Split at Lincoln Land Classic
December 17, 2012
Springfield, IL – The Lincoln College men’s basketball team dropped the first game of the Lincoln Land Classic on Saturday, December 15 at Lincoln Land Community College to St. Louis Community College 83-78. Kendall Wesley (Chicago, IL) led the Lynx with 20 points. Andrew Jordan (Peoria, IL) and Aaron Simpson (North Chicago, IL) added 17 points apiece. Jordan and Courtney Jones (Chicago, IL) pulled down seven rebounds each. Simpson added five assists.
On Sunday, the Lynx downed Illinois Wesleyan JV 81-65 behind Simpson’s 20 points and 11 rebounds. JoVaughn Gaines (Gurnee, IL) chipped in with 16 points.
The split moves Lincoln College to 10-7 on the season. The Lynx are off for the Holidays and return to action on Monday, January 7 at Quincy University JV in Quincy, IL. The game is scheduled for a 7:30pm tip.