Falcons best Raritan Valley in Region XIX Contest

North Branch, NJ: Led by Travaun Coad's twenty-eight (28) points, the Lackawanna College Men's Basketball team beat Raritan Valley Community College 97-84 in a Region XIX Division II contest played Thursday night. Also scoring in double figures for the Falcons were Kyle Menard with twenty-three (23) points; Marquise Caudill with sixteen (16); and, D'Armond Player with thirteen (13).

In addition to his double digit scoring night, Player also led the team in assists with three (3); while Caudill led in rebounds with eight (8).

The win was Lackawanna's fourth (4th) conference victory, with their only loss, a road defeat, coming at the hands of conference leader, Mercer County Community College.

The Falcons get a rest this weekend before returning to the court on Tuesday when they play Essex County College at Newark, New Jersey, as the second game of a Region XIX doubleheader. Game time for Tuesday's contest is scheduled for 7:00 PM.