Men’s Basketball Completes Season Sweep Over Owens

Corey Baker had a career-high 23 points in Saturday's win over Owens.
Corey Baker had a career-high 23 points in Saturday's win over Owens.

PERRYSBURG, Ohio - The Columbus State men's basketball team picked up another conference win over Owens Community College on Saturday afternoon.

Inside the Game

-OCCAC game, now 2-0 against Owens this season

- Final Score: Columbus State 82, Owens 67

- Record: Columbus State (11-5, 8-1 OCCAC), Owens (2-20, 0-9 OCCAC)

Key Points

- The Cougars out-shot the Express 58.5% to 47.8% and out-rebounded them 46-31.

- Columbus State limited their turnovers to a season-low of seven.

- The Cougars are in second place in the conference behind DII Cuyahoga.

Key Statistics

-Corey Baker led all players with a career-high 23 points on 9-for-11 shooting. He had 8 rebounds and 4 assists.

-Charles Aden recorded 18 points on 8-for-9 shooting while Shawn Hawkins tallied 12 points and matched Baker's 8 boards.

-Austin Bennett led the Cougars in steals (3) and blocks (2).

Up Next

The Cougars host Lakeland Community College on Wed, Jan. 30. Tip-off is at 7:30 p.m.