Monroe CC Defeats Lackawanna Basketball 90-81

Smith on the foul line earlier this season
Smith on the foul line earlier this season

(New Rochelle, NY) - Lackawanna lost to Monroe CC 90-81 at the Monroe College Roundball Classic. This loss is Lackawanna's second of the season, their record is 5-2.

The Falcons struggled sink shots in the first half. Shooting only 32.3% of field goals and going 0-7 from outside the arc, led to Lackawanna trailing at half 44-29. The Falcons fought back with double digit scoring efforts by Keyon-Faulkner Smith, Ransford Agyeman, and Talek Williams. They scored 50 points combined, but the first half deficit proved to be too much for the Falcons to overcome, Monroe won 90-81.

Player Highlights

Keyon Faulkner-Smith – 25 points, 6 total rebounds, 3 steals, 3 blocks

Ransford Agyeman – 12 points, 3 assists, 3 steals

Talek Williams – 13 points, 12 total rebounds, 3 assists, 3 steals

Lackawanna will look to win their 6th game of the season tomorrow in an away game against Macomb CC at 12pm. For all your news and updates please visit us on Facebook Lackawanna Falcons Athletics, Instagram @FalconsSports, and Twitter @falconssports