Lackawanna wins Interstate Contest over Orange

Scranton, PA, The Lackawanna College men's basketball team used five double digit scoring performances to claim a 100-76 victory over interstate rival Orange County Community  College. Gil Benz led that scoring group with 19 points.

The other four double digit scorers were Haasan Coleman with 14; Cartier Talford and Theron Reddy, each with 12; and R.J. Clarke with 11. Clarke led the team in rebounds and assists as he came up one short in each category from claiming a triple double. He finished the night with 9 rebounds and 9 assists.

The Falcons will play again on Saturday when they host Harcum College at the Lackawanna College Student Union. Game time is scheduled for 3:00 PM.