Balanced Attack Leads to Win Over Bryant & Stratton

Shawn Hawkins was one of five Cougars who scored double figures in Saturday's win over the Bobcats.
Shawn Hawkins was one of five Cougars who scored double figures in Saturday's win over the Bobcats.

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Five Cougars scored in double figures as the Columbus State men's basketball team picks up a win over Bryant & Stratton on Saturday afternoon in the Delaware Hall Athletic Center.

Inside the Game

-Non-Conference (B&S is a probationary member of the conference) game

- Final Score: Columbus State 91, Bryant & Stratton 70

- Record: Columbus State (14-7, 10-3 OCCAC), Bryant & Stratton (2-18)

Key Points

- The Cougars bested the Bobcats in all shooting categories, including overall field goal percentage (54.5%-35.7%. It is the 7th time this season Columbus State has shot over 50%.

-The Cougars led the entire game and every Cougar grabbed at least one board.

Key Statistics

-Five Cougars scored double figures: Charles Aden (18), Melieck Evans (18), Shawn Hawkins (17), RJ Fairrow (15), and Jeremiah Green (10).

-Fairrow achieved his first career double-double with a game-high 12 rebounds. He also led all players with a trio of blocks.

-Austin Bennett had a game-high six assists while Aden had a team-high three steals.

Up Next

The Cougars host Lakeland Community College on Mon, Feb. 18. Tip-off is 7:00 p.m.